A powerful earthquake in Peru destroyed houses: photo and video

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Powerful an earthquake in Peru destroyed houses: photos and videos

 A powerful earthquake in Peru destroyed houses: photos and videos

 Powerful earthquake in Peru destroyed houses: photos and videos

Local authorities report three casualties under the rubble.

On the morning of Sunday, November 28, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the remote Amazon region in northern Peru. The aftereffects of the tremors were felt in the capital city of Lima and southern Ecuador. Houses are damaged near the epicenter, there are no casualties.

This is reported by Reuters with reference to the Seismological Center of the Geophysical Institute of Peru (IGP).

The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 131 kilometers, 98 kilometers from the city of Santa Maria de Nieva. The tremors were felt in central and northern Peru. Some residents fled their homes as homes began to collapse. Three people trapped under the rubble received minor injuries. In the city of Jalka Grande, the tower of a local church collapsed.

In neighboring Ecuador, the earthquake was felt in 19 of 24 provinces, some houses were also damaged, but no one was injured.

Social media reports about power outages in some areas located in the jungle. Eyewitnesses are posting photos and videos of the aftermath of the earthquake.

Recall that earlier in the eastern part of Turkey there was a powerful earthquake, as a result of which houses and roads were destroyed.

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