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On September 26th...

M5.7, 6.4 - Central Italy, 1997

00:33:12.2 and 09:40:26.3. As a result of these two earthquakes, a total of eleven people killed, more than 100 injured and about 80,000 homes destroyed or damaged in the Marche and Umbria regions. Maximum intensity (VIII) in the epicentral area. Damage to the Basilica of St. Francis at Assisi.

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