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Index – Abroad – An earthquake shakes Italy

Index – Abroad – An earthquake shakes Italy

According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), the epicenter of the earthquake was in the area of ​​the Campi Flegrei volcanic zone, at a depth of 10 kilometers. The US Geological Survey estimated the earthquake's magnitude at 4.1. According to press reports, the earthquake was felt by residents of the surrounding settlements and in Naples as well, MTI reported.

So far, there have been no reports of serious damage or potential casualties, but many people were frightened and fled into the streets.

The Fire Department received reports of cracks in the walls of houses and pieces of plaster falling out. Emergency crews are now assessing the damage.

In particular, houses around the epicenter were shaken, local residents told the local newspaper Corriere del Mezzogiorno. The short but powerful earthquake was preceded by several smaller earthquakes.

The last earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 was recorded in the region last September.

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