4.8 Magnitude Quake in Macerata, Italy

Translated from: Scossa di magnitudo 4.8 nel Maceratese

(ANSA) – ROME, NOVEMBER 3, 2016 – occurred at 1: 35 with a magnitude of 4.8 and epicenter in the province of Macerata the new strong shock of the earthquake which took place last night, it felt as far as Rome.

According to the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology surveys (INGV), the quake has had hypocenter just 8.4 kilometers deep.

The epicenter was located 2 km away from Pieve Torina; 11-12 km from Visso, Ussita and Camerino; 17 from Preci (Perugia). The other common Macerata near the epicenter are Fiordimonte (3 km), Pievebovigliana (5 km), Rosskopf Muccia (6 km), Serravalle di Chienti and Fiastra (9 km) and Acquacanina (10 km).
Checks are being conducted of firefighters.

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