The quake originated roughly 19.9 miles beneath sea level, approximately 28 miles outside the town of Juliaca. Officials have said that the earthquake struck around 2:40 pm Pacific Standard Time.
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Peru's National Institute for Civil Defence (INDECI) reported multiple damaged homes after the earthquake.
"In Lampa, 8 collapsed homes reported and 40 were affected in the Paratia district," INDECI said on Twitter.
There were no immediate reports of casualties.