Earthquake today in Italy. There were tremors of different magnitudes in Sicily, Abruzzo, Marche and Liguria. SICILY – The Ingv of Catania today recorded two earthquakes, the first of magnitude 2.5, the second of magnitude 3.6, in the province of Etna between last night and the first hours of this morning respectively at 23.51 to 2 kilometers north West of Ragalna and at 04.21 4 kilometers south of Paternò. The hypocenter of the first was identified at a depth of 3 kilometers, that of the second at a depth of 10 kilometers. ABRUZZO – The president of the Abruzzo Region, Marco Marsilio, learned the news of the earthquake that affected the province of Teramo, immediately called the prefect Massimo Zanni and the mayor of Teramo, Gianguido D’Alberto, to make sure of what happened. Together with the director of the Civil Protection Agency, Mauro Casinghini, he is in contact with all the mayors of the provincial territory on the border with the Marche, the epicenter of the earthquake. “The situation is under control, – the Abruzzo Region says – at the moment there is no damage to property and people. As per protocol, the school students have been evacuated for safety.” “We had a meeting with the school leaders to check the situation plexus by plexus: there are no problems. And tomorrow, unless there are other seismic events, we will go back to the courtroom “, the mayor of Teramo, Gianguido D’Alberto, told Adnkronos. “The evacuation plan – he adds – worked perfectly. I also heard the firefighters to understand if there were any critical issues in the area: luckily there aren’t any. We will continue to monitor the situation and our attention will always be paid, with greater attention. , to schools. There was fear, but fortunately only that “, he concludes.
MARCHE – Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 in the Marche today, as announced by Ingv. The epicenter of the quake, recorded at 12.24 pm, was located 4 km from Folignano, in the province of Ascoli Piceno. The Italy Situation Room of the Civil Protection Department has contacted the local structures of the National Civil Protection Service. The quake was followed one minute later, at 12.25, by a further event of magnitude 3.6. , Civitella del Tronto (Teramo) and Ascoli Piceno, is warned by the population, but no damage to persons or property has been reported. LIGURIA – Following the seismic event recorded by the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology in the province of Genoa, at 3.39 pm with magnitude 4.1, the Italy Situation Room of the Civil Protection Department got in touch with the local structures of the National Service of civil protection. From the first checks carried out, the event, with its epicenter located in the Municipalities of Bargagli, Davagna and Lumarzo, was felt by the population, but no damage was reported.