Peru - Earthquake, update (GDACS, COEN INDECI) (ECHO Daily Flash of 15 July 2022)

  • Casualties and damage have been reported following the 5.5 M earthquake (5.4 M as registered by the National Institute of Civil Defense - INDECI) that occurred in La Capilla district (Moquegua department, southern Peru) on 12 July at 23.36 UTC (18.36 local time).
  • According to INDECI, two people were injured, more than 300 affected, and almost 200 houses damaged across the departments of Moquegua and Arequipa.