Peru earthquakes: new shocks in the Arequipa and Lima region, there is no damage

Peru earthquakes: new shocks in the Arequipa and Lima region, there is no damage

Replicas continue to occur in Peru after the 6.8-degree earthquake that occurred last Sunday with an epicenter at sea, 56 kilometers from Lomas: following strong shocks, the government declared a state of emergency.

A new magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred in the Arequipa region during the night, according to what was announced by the Geophysical Institute of Peru: the Civil Protection Institute has so far reported no material or personal injury. Shock in the evening also near Lima, due to an earthquake of magnitude 5.2 (epicenter in the city of Lircay, capital of the province of Angaraes, in the region of Huancavelica): also in this case, no & nbsp; damage to property or people.

Rescue continues, while the number of victims remains uncertain: according to the latest report by the Civil Protection, there would be two deaths, and more than 104 injured would be recorded in the local press.

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