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  • 5.4 - 16.2 mm
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  • 12.5 mm
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  • May 4, 2005, 7:56 a.m.
Description

Torre Latinoamericana. Located at Eje Central Lazaro Cardenas and Madero st. intersection, Mexico City. Built in 1956, was the tallest building in Mexico until 1984, when the Torre PEMEX was built. It's 182 m high (597 ft) and has a very effective pilot system that has avoid it to fall down during the last 2 biggest earthquakes in Mexico City: 1957 and 1985, both destroyed many other lower buildings. These pilots are 33 mts below street level. The architect was Ing. Adolfo Ernesto Zeevaert Wiechers (1920-2003)