Tag Archives: Arequipa

A Very Strong 7.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck off the Coast of Peru.

September 26, 2013 – Magnitude 7.0 earthquake strikes near Peru‘s southern coast, some injured:  A magnitude 7.0 earthquake that shook Peru’s coast on Wednesday reportedly toppled houses in a rural province in the southern Arequipa region and injured people, but … Continue reading

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Mount Ubinas, In Peru, Erupts.

September 14, 2013 – Peru’s Ubinas Volcano Erupts: Peru declared a state of emergency on Thursday in several areas after the Ubinas volcano erupted seven times since the beginning of the month. Mount Ubinas is 5,670 meters (18,144 feet) high. … Continue reading

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