August 24, 2014 7:03 pm

U.S. Geological survey reports large magnitude 7 earthquake in central Peru

The U.S. Geological Survey says a large 7-magnitude earthquake has struck central Peru.

LIMA, Peru – The U.S. Geological Survey says a large 7-magnitude earthquake has struck central Peru.

There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

The seismological service says in a preliminary report that the quake occurred at 2321GMT Sunday and was centred about 42 kilometres (26 miles) of Tambo, Peru.

Global News

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