Mexican Seismic Alert System (SASMEX) coming to cell phones in 2023, So, if an earthquake occurs your smartphone will notify you whether it is connected to the internet or not.
explained in detail that 2019 The federal government is working on a project for a comprehensive system for mass message distribution so that the population can be alerted seconds before a major tremor and thus save their lives.
“Alert announcements are received via radio receivers here in Mexico City with the C5 loudspeaker and since 1993 alerts have also been received via AM and FM commercial radio and television, and Soon by 2023 we will be through cell phones”, reported Laura Velazquez from SASMEX.
“This proposal has been worked out since 2019 Jointly with the Government of Mexico City, in coordination with the Secretariat of Security and Civil Protection and the National Digital Strategy of the Presidency”, he said.
When will you hear a seismic alert on your cell phone?
In September 2022, the Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) shared a statement stating that it would be in March 2023 when all cellular devices would be marketed.
“This is one of the most important projects for the next year, we are going to continue with the approval of the sound and messages where the seismic warning system is distributed so that the message to the population is the same,” it elaborated.
Seismic alert will reach Colima and Adomex
system of seismic warning will extend to Kolyma ya al State of Mexico announced next year Laura Velazquez AlzuaHead of the National Civil Protection Coordination (CNPC).
the officer remembered There is only one seismic warning systemIs known SASMEXAC is operated by the Seismic Recording and Instrumentation Center, and the program will serve two more institutions by 2023.
“During 2023, One of the most important projects we are promoting is the expansion of the spread of this system in the state of Colima”, announced Laura Velazquez.
In this context, the National Head of Civil Protection pointed out that it has been ruled out in full to extend the seismic alert to the whole country.