Earthquake measuring 6.1 hits northern Peru

An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit the north of Peru on Saturday morning.

The quake struck at a depth of 146 kilometres and had an epicentre in the Amazon territory of Peru's Loreto region.

The disaster agency, Indeci, said there were no initial reports of injuries or damage.

Last update: Sat, 10/09/2016 - 19:39
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