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New earthquake of 4.5 magnitude recorded in Italy
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Italy quake toll reaches 247

A new earthquake of 4.5 magnitude recorded this night, on August 25 night in the central part of Italy, reports.

The epicenter of the quake was located a hundred kilometers north-east of Rome. The center was ten kilometers below the surface, reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

The number of victims of the earthquake in Italy has risen to 247 people, previously 120 were reported dead, according to the news agency AFP.

It is reported that a 10-year-old girl was pulled from the rubble after 17 hours.

As we reported earlier, a 6.4 earthquake hit the central part of Italy on Wednesday, August 24, at 3:36.

As reported earlier by, Strong earthquake brought down buildings in mountainous central Italy. 

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