Latitude and longitude of 1970 Ancash earthquake
- In Peru
The 1970 Ancash earthquake (also known as the Great Peruvian earthquake) occurred on May 31 off the coast of Peru in the Pacific Ocean at 15:23:29 local time. Combined with a resultant landslide, it was the worst catastrophic natural disaster ever recorded in the history of Peru.
Latitude: -9° 28' 12.00" S
Longitude: -78° 18' 36.00" W