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Seismic Event: M6.6 earthquake and aftershocks in Central Italy


Magnitude: 6.6
Time:  2016-10-30 06:40:19 (UTC))
Epicenter: 42°51’18.0″N 13°05’16.8″E
Depth: 10.0 km – Shallow

Population affected
117 km NE of Roma, Italy / pop: 2,564,000 / local time: 07:40:18.3 2016-10-30
59 km NW of L’Aquila, Italy / pop: 68,600 / local time: 07:40:18.3 2016-10-30
38 km W of Ascoli Piceno, Italy / pop: 51,400 / local time: 07:40:18.3 2016-10-30
16 km N of Maltignano, Italy / pop: 2,600 / local time: 07:40:18.3 2016-10-30

Peak ground acceleration, in Central Italy

M 6.6 – 6km N of Norcia, Italy on 2016-10-30 06:40:19 (UTC)). This is a product of the GEOFON Extended Virtual Network (GEVN) and credit belongs to all involved institutions.

Additional information about this event

6.6 magnitude earthquake near Preci, Umbria, Italy
Recent Earthquakes Near Preci, Umbria, Italy

MWW6.6 Central Italy
Interactive Earthquake Browser



No Culture of Prevention, August 26, 2016

 More information

Italian National Seismic Network Roma, Italy
GeoForschungsZentrum (GEOFON) Potsdam, Germany
Earthquake Track
Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC)

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