Earthquake Information

May 26, 2019 (07:41:14 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 8.0 Peru

A magnitude 8.0 earthquake occurred early Sunday in a remote part of the Amazon jungle in Peru 92 km (57 miles) east of the small town of Yurimaguas. Early reports indicate some buildings have collapsed, power was knocked out, and there has been one death reported.

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