Moquegua: The villagers around the volcano Tiscani reported having felt an earthquake this morning.
Villagers said the quake was felt at 4:12 am and requested the assistance of authorities of civil defense.
The quake was felt in the surrounding villages of the volcano Ticsani , in the province of Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua region. Residents of Calacoa and Cuchumbaya districts reported the earthquake at 4:12 on average today.
In Carumas district the movement was less intense.
Currently no person or damage were reported. However, the villagers demanded the presence of the authorities of civil defense. Since earthquakes last month, recurrent earthquakes are recorded on the volcano. On March 30, a seismic swarm caused by magma movements took place on the volcanic massif. It has not been ruled a period of greater activity. The volcano Ticsani is located 8 kilometers from the San Cristobal district. Studies indicate that its last eruption took place four centuries ago.
April 15, 2016.Ticsani , Peru :
Source : DIARIO CORREO.
Photo : Comptoir du Perou