Stunning videos show terrified people screaming in the streets and swinging in a cable car in Mexico during a deadly 7.0 magnitude earthquake — with the sky lit blue in a natural disaster locals likened to the Apocalypse.
Videos from Tuesday night’s quake show a rare and terrifying natural light show, which many people shared on Twitter with the hashtag Apocalipsis, the Spanish for the biblical term denoting the end of the world.
Many were taken in Mexico City, much of which lost power during the quake that hit more than 200 miles away in the beach resort Acapulco.
One clip even shows people stuck in a cable car which swings around as the sky repeatedly lights up around them.
Another clip seen more than 1 million times shows people hugging and screaming in the street, as one man struggles to stay standing even while taking a wide stance. Car alarms repeatedly blare, adding to the sense