Arequipa Peru: Misti Volacano registering earthquakes, active

Posted on August 28, 2012 • Filed under: Earthquake, Enviromental Issues, Peru, TRAVEL

On Thursday of last week, the network of seismographs installed by the Geophysical Institute of Peru ( IGP ) in the cone of the Misti volcano , located 17 kilometers from the city of Arequipa , recorded the highest seismic activity in the five years of monitoring conducted in this range.

The engineer Orlando Macedo revealed that 224 earthquakes were registered, which is known as a swarm of earthquakes. El Misti is not asleep, is an active volcano. Read Article

Share This Story
  • Print
  • Digg
  • StumbleUpon
  • Facebook
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Twitter
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Add to favorites
  • email