The 1970 Ancash earthquake occurred on 31 May off the coast of Peru in the
Pacific Ocean at 15:23:29 local time . Combined with a resultant landslide, it was
Aug 11, 2011 ... Ancash earthquake of 1970, also called Great Peruvian Earthquake, earthquake
that originated off the coast of Peru on May 31, 1970, and ...
May 31, 2009 ... Yungay 1970-2009: remembering the tragedy of The Earthquake ... 8.0
earthquake struck the Peruvian departments of Ancash and La Libertad.
Jun 11, 2009 ... The 1970 Peru earthquake was one of the biggest natural disasters ever seen in
the world. The tremors, lasting for less than a minute, caused ...
On May 31, 1970 a debris avalanche caused by the 1970 Ancash earthquake
buried the entire town of Yungay, killing 25,000 people.
At 3:23 pm., on May 31, 1970, an earthquake jolted the South American country
of Peru. Enormous damage occurred in Peru's coastal department of Ancash.
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Jun 8, 2010 ... This is a family video my father made exactly 40 years ago to the day. It
documents the devastation caused by the earthquake that hit the ...
In 1970, an earthquake between 7.6 and 7.8 magnitude on the Richter scale took
... located in the Andean area of the Department of Ancash, partially destroying ...
Ancash Earthquake (1970) The 1970 Ancash earthquake was an undersea
earthquake that affected the Peruvian regions of Ancash and La ...
The Peru earthquake of May 31st 1970, was by far the most destructive historic
earthquake in the Western Hemisphere and ranks high among the world's ...