Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Hits Peru, Chile, and Bolivia

A magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook south Peru, western Bolivia, and northern Chile on the morning of May 26, officials said.

According to a report by the US Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was 13 kilometers west-northwest of the town Azangaro in Peru.

Video posted to the Municipality of Iquique Facebook page shows a few shaky angles of the Chilean city’s morning routine as they were impacted by the tremors.

There were no reports of injuries or deaths in Peru, Bolivia, or Chile at the time of writing. Credit: Municipality of Iquique via Storyful

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