Strong quake felt in south Peru; houses topple but no deaths

Published: 2/12/2016
Strong quake felt in south Peru; houses topple but no deaths
Source: CJME.COM

By The Canadian Press LIMA, Peru — A strong, shallow earthquake struck a sparsely populated area in Peru's southern Andes near Lake Titicaca on Thursday, toppling some adobe houses but apparently causing no casualties, authorities said. The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake at magnitude 6.3 and said its epicenter was about 26 miles (43 kilometres) northeast of Huarichancara in Peru's Pun

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