Monday, June 20, 2016
Extraordinary Issue for the Emilian Areas struck by Earthquake 30.8.2012
Extraordinary Issue for the Emilian Areas struck by Earthquake.
The first earthquake, registering magnitude 6.1, struck in the Emilia-Romagna region, about 36 kilometres (22 mi) north of the city of Bologna, on 20 May at 04:03 local time (). The epicentre was between Finale Emilia, Bondeno and Sermide. Two aftershocks of magnitude 5.2 occurred, one approximately an hour after the main event and another approximately eleven hours after the main event. Seven people were killed.