Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013

Light earthquake in Siena, Tuscany, Italy

M 3.6 light shallow earthquake shakes Siena, a city in Tuscany, Italy. Tremor even felt in Florence
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M 3.6 moderate earthquake shakes Central Italy today, the EMSC reported.

According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre, the quake's epicenter was located 4 km E Murlo and 23 km SE Siena. It was 10 km deep.

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Looking intensity and epicenter location, light to weak shaking will have felt by the people of Murlo, Siena, Poggibonsi, Arezzo, Montevarchi and Florence.

Italy frequently experiences earthquakes. 2012 Emilia earthquake killed 25 people in Italy.

02:40 UTC (local time 2013/03/18 @ epicenter)

Epicenter Location
164 km NW Rome
73 km S Florence
23 km SE Siena
4 km E Murlo

Photo: Siena, Tuscany earthquake epicenter map; EMSC

Original post: Natural Disasters List March 18, 2013

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