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    Peru Struck by 6.6-Magnitude Earthquake

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    A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit on Tuesday the southern part of Peru, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.

    MEXICO CITY/MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The tremors were registered at 21:05 p.m. local time (2:05 GMT Tuesday) some 104 kilometers (over 64.6 miles) west of the town of Camana in southern Peru.

    The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 10 kilometers.

    There are no reports about damages and victims. he tsunami alert was not announced.

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