Pianura padana emiliana, Italy 5.8ML 29/05/2012 07:00:03

On May 29, 2012 at 09:00 Italian time, a 5.8ML earthquake hit Via Grande, 38-40, 41036 Medolla, in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 45 km northwest of Bologna and about 25 km northeast of Modena.. The epicenter located by INGV Lat: 44.851 Long: 11.086 at a depth of 10.2km.
This quake follows the 5.9 of 20/05/2012 02:03:52 and 471 smaller aftershocks.
-17 fatalities, 350 injured, with 5 people reported missing. At least 20 people injured, 12 seriously.
These all have been in the province of Modena
-3 dead in San Felice sul Panaro: two workers and a technician who were doing some investigations on the static nature of the Meta Industry building,
-1 death in Concordia (an elderly person killed by a falling cornice)
-1 death in Finale,
-1 death of the pastor of Rovereto nel Novi, Don Ivan Martini, the victim of falling debris,
-2 women died in Cavezzo.
-1 woman died buried beneath the rubble of Furniture Malavasi,
-2 dead in the rubble of the factory Bbg San Giacomo Roncole in Mirandola,
-1 male worker died by crushing through the collapse of the Haemotronic factory (they produce medical equipment).
– approx 8000 people are homeless in addition to the 6000 from the May 20th quake.
– it has also been suggested that around 8000 buildings have been damaged or destroyed as a result of the May 29 quakes potentially totaling 250-300 million euros just by building losses.
Other Network estimates of the quake were;
GEOFON = 5.8Mw
EMSC = 5.8Mw
RAS = 6.0Ms, 6.0mb
GCMT = 5.9Mw, 5.8Ms
USGS = 5.8Mw, 5.8mb, 5.9ML
LDEO = 6.0Mw 2012/05/29 07:00:08, 44.75, 11.25, 33

Aftershock Map

(Data from INGV)
375 Aftershocks, Mag 5+ quakes are marked in order of occurrence continuing on from 29/05/2012 map, ie the 5.8 is marked as the 4th Mag 5.
also;
5. a 5.3 at 10:55.57, Via Castello, 41039 San Possidonio, Modena
6. a 5.2 at 11:00:25, Via Borgoferro, 7, 41016 Novi di Modena, Modena
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To view larger map and the list, which has newest events at the top, click on text “View Larger Map” below map.

Last earthquake on map – 2.4ML, 1/06/2012 4:24:43, Lat: 44.839 Long: 11.038, Depth: 31, Via Ernesto Papazzoni, 37-75, 41032 Cavezzo Modena

72 hour Aftershock Timeline Graph ( magnitude versus time) for the Pianura padana emiliana, Italy 5.8ML, 29/05/2012 earthquake based on data from the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia
72 hour Pianura padana emiliana, Italy 5.8ML Aftershocks Graph

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