POST Online Media Lite Edition


Magnitude 5.5 earthquake rattles Peru

Christian Fernsby |
A magnitude 5.5 earthquake rocked Peru's Marcona District in Nazca province Wednesday, according to the Geophysical Institute of Peru.

Article continues below

Topics: PERU   

The institute said the quake struck 62 kilometers (38.5 miles) northwest of Marcona at a depth of 42 kilometers (around 26 miles).

No casualties or damage has been reported so far.

What to read next

729 injured in 6.4-magnitude earthquake in western Iran
7.0 quake rocks earthquake Indonesia, 91 dead
EU countries rush to offer help to Croatia after earthquake