4.2-magnitude earthquake occurred in northern Italy

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred on Saturday in the Northern Italian province of Trento and Verona, according to the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology.

According to the Civil Protection of Italy, clearly felt the quake not only residents of a number of settlements in the immediate vicinity of the epicenter of the earthquake, but also the inhabitants of the more remote cities, particularly Padua and Rovigo.

Hundreds of phone calls concerned citizens to immediately reach the fire department and civil defense. According to local authorities, no reports of casualties or damage from the earthquake has been reported.

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