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1970 Ancash earthquake - Wikipedia


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  ...

Ancash earthquake of 1970 | Peru | Britannica.com


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 ...

Yungay 1970-2009: remembering the tragedy of The Earthquake ...


May 31, 2009 ... Yungay 1970-2009: remembering the tragedy of The Earthquake ... 8.0 earthquake struck the Peruvian departments of Ancash and La Libertad.

1970 Peru Earthquake (1970 Ancash Earthquake) - Buzzle


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 ...

1970 Great Peruvian Earthquake – RIP Yungay - Sprinter Life


On May 31, 1970 a debris avalanche caused by the 1970 Ancash earthquake buried the entire town of Yungay, killing 25,000 people.

Peru's Earthquake of 1970 - EarthquakeFacts.Net


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 ...

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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) - This Day in History - English - The ...


Ancash Earthquake (1970) The 1970 Ancash earthquake was an undersea earthquake that affected the Peruvian regions of Ancash and La ...

1970 Ancash (Chimbote) - gemecd


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 ...