6.8-magnitude earthquake in Peru reported

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PostWed Aug 24, 2011 7:17 pm » by domdabears

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake shook buildings in Peru's capital city, Lima, on Wednesday, witnesses and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The USGS said the epicenter of the quake was 51 miles north of Pucallpa, in the Peruvian Amazon forest close to the Brazilian border.

The USGS said the quake, initially upgraded to a magnitude 6.9, was 90.2 miles deep.
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/08/ ... SS20110824
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PostWed Aug 24, 2011 7:28 pm » by Phoenix rising

Another quake, things are hotting up
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PostWed Aug 24, 2011 7:51 pm » by E6722maj

it's a 7

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PostWed Aug 24, 2011 10:03 pm » by Freeyourmindnow

strobez wrote:Another quake, things are hotting up

heavy one too

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