Piura reports Earthquake 6.2 Magnitude has been reported
On the morning of June 5th an earthquake occurred in Piura, 43 kilometres east of the northern Peru district of Máncora. According to local reports the shaking was short but intense. At the moment, local authorities have reported damages to infrastructure, but no loss of human life in the event.
The Instituto de Defensa Civil (Indeci) informed that there have not been damages in Lancones (Piura) and Casitas (Tumbes).