Building Damage was seen within 250 miles of the Quake Epicenter
|Date||April 20th, 2016|
|Magnitude||8.0 (moment magnitude scale)|
|Epicenter||Near Sao Palo, Brazil|
|Areas affected||Brazil, Primarily the Sao Palo Area|
|Total damages||Around $45 billion|
|Maximum intensity||VIII - Intense|
|Aftershocks||590 - which lasted till the end of August.|
|Total casualties||600 dead, 317 injured, 250 missing|
The 2016 Brazilian Quake was a Devastating Quake that Struck Brazil, primarily in the Sao Palo Area.
South America has been known for it's Geographic Changes, Tectonics and Powerful Earthquakes.
One such Earthquake was observed about Five Years Earlier on the Opposite side of South America.