Day: June 4, 2018

CATASTROPHY COMMERCE/ECONOMY

1968 Belice Earthquake (Sicily Italy)

The 1968 Belice earthquake sequence took place in Sicily between 14 and 15 January.  The largest shock measured 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale, with five others of magnitude 5+.  The maximum perceived intensity was X (Extreme) on the Mercalli intensity scale. The earthquake sequence, centered between the towns of Gibellina, Salaparuta and Poggioreale, killed […]

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