In the north of Peru, on Sunday morning, a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 8 points occurred, as a result of which at least 18 buildings were destroyed, another 27 buildings were damaged. The announcement of this appeared on Twitter National Center for Emergency Situations (COEN).
In addition, six people were injured. According to the local publication Perublica, tremors were felt in almost all the cities of Peru. The hospital was destroyed in one of the settlements, the patients had to be evacuated, and there were also power outages.