4.0 earthquake registered near Cusco Peru, August 19, 2012

Posted on August 20, 2012 • Filed under: Earthquake, Peru, TRAVEL

Elojo.pe reported an earthquake shook Cusco, the earthquake of 4.0 degrees on the Richter scale that occurred yesterday at 14:19 hours in the city of Cusco. According to the Geophysical Institute of Peru (IGP), the epicenter of the quake was 16 kilometers north of the Imperial City and its hypocenter was 45 kilometers deep.Officials of the National Institute of Civil Defense reported that no damage was reported person or property. Read Article

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