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Earthquake hits Catania, Italy

October 6, 2018 at 2:02pm
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An earthquake measured at 4.8 on the Richter scale hit the Catania province on Saturday, October 6, according to Italian media. The tremor was felt at 2.34am two kilometres from Santa Maria di Licodia, in the province of Catania.

The quake was felt in nearby Ragusa and Messine, and was preceded by two other tremors measured at 2.4 and 2.0 at 2.14am and 2.26am.

Another tremor, at 2.5, was then felt just before 3am.