On Monday evening, July 17, near the southern coast of Peru, an earthquake of magnitude 6.6.
According to the seismologists, the earthquake epicenter was about 100 km West of the town of Camana. The focus lies at a depth of 10 kilometers.
Messages on victims and destructions did not arrive.
The strongest earthquake in the history of Peru occurred on 31 may 1970 (died about 67.000 people).