New Earthquake in Italy

  • Country - 25 August 2016, 17:31
A new quake with magnitude 4.2 was reported in the central part of Italy, Armenpress informed, referring to EMSC.

The epicenter of the underground quakes was 123 km northeast of Rome and 55 km north of Aquila. The depth is 2 km.

There is no information on the aftermaths of this quake. Earlier today a quake with magnitude 4 was reported in this area.

As is known, a quake with magnitude 6 was reported in Italy in the morning of August 24. The first quake was at 3:36 local time, followed by a weaker quake. The epicenter was 113 km northeast of Rome, 4-10 km deep.

In the afternoon of August 24 a 4.9 magnitude quake in Arquata del Tronto destroyed several more buildings.

The quakes caused a lot of destruction in Amatrice, Acumoli and Pescara del Tronto. The authorities have set up tents for those who lost their homes.