In Central Italy in two years there were 93 000 earthquakes

In central Italy, 93,000 earthquakes were registered after a deadly tremor of magnitude 6.0 on August 24, 2016.

“93,000 seismic events are a large number that have never been seen in Italy,” said President of the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology Carlo Doslini. Of the 93,000 earthquakes, nine were magnitudes above 5, 67 – from 4 to 5, and 1142 – from 3 to 4.

Recall, August 24, 2016 in Italy there was a devastating earthquake, the victims of which were about 300 people and thousands of houses were destroyed. The cities of Amatrice and Pescara del Tronto were most seriously affected.