5.6-magnitude offshore earthquake shakes Peru's capital; no damage or casualties reported


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LIMA, Peru — A light-to-moderate earthquake centered in the ocean south of Lima rattled Peru's capital Friday evening. No injuries or damage was reported.

The 5.6 magnitude was centered 48 miles (78 kilometers) south-southeast of Lima and was 28 miles (45 kilometers) deep, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The tremor struck at 7:18 p.m. local time.

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