5.3-Magnitude Earthquake Reported on Peru-Ecuador Border

The region is located in a seismically active zone known as the Ring of Fire that is regularly affected by powerful earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Movement of the South American and Nazca tectonic plates creates constant earthquakes in Peru and neighbouring countries.

5.3-Magnitude Earthquake Reported on Peru-Ecuador Border
The region is located in a seismically active zone known as the Ring of Fire that is regularly affected by powerful earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Movement of the South American and Nazca tectonic plates creates constant earthquakes in Peru and neighbouring countries.