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Two Earthquakes 5.1 and 5.9 Shake Central Italy

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  • Two Earthquakes 5.1 and 5.9 Shake Central Italy

    ROME - A strong earthquake of 5.4 magnitude on the Richter scale just 9 kilometers deep, which occurred at 19:11 in central Italy, with its epicenter in the province of Macerata, including Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Visso, Ussita and Preci, was He felt in Rome, L'Aquila, Perugia and Terni. Two people were injured in the Marche region, probably in Visso, said the head of Civil Protection, Fabrizio Curcio.

    Shortly after the shock had spread the news that there were casualties, but fortunately it is not. the police also confirmed that there were no deaths and serious injuries.
    Last edited by tetano; October 26, 2016, 02:46 PM.

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    Earthquake, two strong shocks in central Italy: two wounded, collapses in civil Marche
    : no victims

    Strong earthquake in Central Italy on Tuesday evening. At 21:18 a quake of magnitude 5.9 in Ussita (Macerata) has also been felt at Pescara Stadium. The game being stopped. Two hours earlier, at 19:10 a quake of magnitude 5.4 at a depth of 9.3 km felt in all gears, from quake-hit areas dell'Ascolano in Ancona, Fabriano and Pesaro. The quake was also felt in Rome.
    The epicenter of the first quake, according to the INGV, in Castelsantangelo sul Nera the Sibilla hills (Macerata). The earth also shook in Lazio Amatrice (where signal collapses) and Accumoli. The department head of the fire brigade speaks of "serious event" but at the moment according to the Civil Defense were no victims. It rather indicates a wounded in Visso (Macerata).


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      L'epicentro of the two main shock was located in the province of Macerata in the first case in Castelsantangelo and Visso, in the second to Ussita. According to the National Institute of Volcanology is an event connected to the amateur earthquake agosto.Renzi last stops visit to Campania returns to Rome


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        Earthquake in the night torrential rains and earthquake swarm. Civil Protection: "Thousands of displaced persons"

        The earth continues to tremble between Marche and Umbria. After the two violent shocks of yesterday at 19.10 and 21.10 there were at least 200 replicas. The last quake of magnitude 4.4 was recorded at 10.21 by INGV of the Marche and Umbria. The towns closest to the epicenter of the quake were Castelsantangelo sul Nera (Macerata), Preci (Perugia) and Visso (Macerata). The situation is dramatic with thousands of displaced people who have spent the night in cars or in makeshift shelters. The night of torrential rain, debris and mud make relief and counts the most difficult damage. According to forecasts the weather will improve during the day but temperatures will drop. The Council of Ministers has extended the state of emergency for the new earthquake, and has set aside a decree of 40 million euro.