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M 5.8 EARTHQUAKE - NORTHERN ITALY





A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has struck Northern Itay at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles), the quake hit at 07:00:03 UTC Tuesday 29th May 2012
The epicenter was 40 km (24.8 miles) NNW from Bologna, Italy

Police said 8 PEOPLE DIED. An earthquake has struck northern Italy, centred on the Emilia region, where a quake 10 days ago killed seven people and damaged many buildings. Tuesday's tremor was estimated at 5.8 and was felt in Milan and Bologna, where office workers were evacuated.The tremor happened at 09:03 local time (07:03 GMT). New collapses in Emilia.The epicentre earthquake was the town of Medolla, near the city of Modena.
http://www.ansa.it/


Added: May-29-2012 Occurred On: May-29-2012
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  • This morning when i was in my office i first thought it was my unstable desk trembling and i thought:"'damn, all this because my typing??". It's hard to realise a quake is going on. My first thought has been "where, this time? "

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  • I had a 5.6 12 miles from my house last night. No damage anywhere, I didn't even get out of bed. SHITTY BUILDING CODES in italy = dead people.

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