7.0 magnitude quake shakes southern Peru

Posted on August 25, 2014 • Filed under: Earthquake, Peru, TRAVEL

bbc.com reported the quake, which the USGS had been estimated in a preliminary report in magnitude 7, occurred at 18:21 local time (23:21 GMT). The epicenter was located in the southern region of Ayacucho, 42 kilometers from the town of Tambo and 471 kilometers southeast of the capital, Lima. Read Article

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