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    The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake hit 5.6 on the Richter scale.

    A 5.5-magnitude earthquake hit Peru, local seismologists said. 

    According to USGS, this was a 5.6-magnitude quake with the epicentre located at a depth of 83.2 kilometres, 6 km to the east of Quequeña.

    Photos and videos showing the aftermath of the quake were shared online. 

    No injuries or damage have so far been reported. ​

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