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Italy Earthquake Journal Entries 2012

A magnitude-6.0 earthquake struck at 4:04 a.m. Sunday, with its epicenter about 35 kilometers (22 miles) north of Bologna at a relatively shallow depth of 5 kilometers (3.2 miles) According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Civil Protection Agency official Adriano Gumina described it as the worst quake to hit the region since the 1300s. See the daily reports from our engineers on the ground providing assessment and rebuilding support.

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