Posts By Lucia del Pilar Haro:


Peru is situated next to the ‘Ring of Fire’, an area in the Pacific Ocean with a string of volcanoes product of tectonic plates that are constantly moving producing seismic activity. Almost 90% of earthquakes in the world happen around the Ring of Fire. In the last 50 years, there have been at least 5 big earthquakes in Peru, with a magnitude 8 and over in the Richter scale, …