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New #Italy #quake: Powerful tremor near #Norcia destroys buildings (BBC, Oct. 30 ‘16)

 

Title: New #Italy #quake: Powerful tremor near #Norcia destroys buildings.

Subject: Earthquakes, mass casualty events, Italy.

Source: BBC, full page: (LINK).

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Italy quake: Powerful tremor near Norcia destroys buildings

From the section Europe

A strong earthquake has struck near Norcia in central Italy, destroying numerous buildings. The quakes come nearly two months after a major earthquake killed almost 300 people and destroyed several towns. Sunday's quake measured magnitude 6.6, larger than August's quake and aftershocks last week, and was at a depth of only 1.5km (0.9 miles). There were no immediate reports of casualties, but tremors were felt in the capital Rome.

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Keywords: Italy; Earthquakes.

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