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Italy Earthquake, Modena

A 6.0 is not big news in Peru or Indonesia or japan but a 6.0 only 5 km deep in the fertile deltas in northern Italy is a disaster. Buildings are collapsed, people killed, major damage to all infrastructure. The … Continue reading

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Two medium magnitude quakes hit Italy today, one in the wee hours of the morning was a 4.0 and woke people up but caused little damage, the other was 8 hours later, a magnitude¬†5.1 and caused fear and confusion but … Continue reading

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Quite the slew of 6+ quakes in the last few days. There have been 6.x quakes at Japan, P.N.G., Vanuatu and Fiji. Now all these have in common is a few thousand miles of closeness (so really nothing in common) … Continue reading

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Spain/Rome Earthquakes

Today was supposed to be the day Rome died. At least according to long dead (and doesn’t that mean it has to be true) self styled siesmologist¬†Raffaele Bendandi, or at least some of his fanboys. And there were quakes in … Continue reading

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