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    The Church of San Sebastiano stands amidst damaged houses in Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Italy, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 following an earthquake,.

    Second, Much Stronger Earthquake Shakes Central Italy

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    After being hit by a 5.4 earthquake earlier on Wednesday, Italy has been struck by a second quake measuring magnitude 6.4.

    The quakes occurred in central Italy, near the city of Perugia and Visso, roughly 100 miles northwest of the capital of Rome.

    A view of the damaged cemetery of Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Italy, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 following an earthquake.
    © AP Photo / Sandro Perozzi
    A view of the damaged cemetery of Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Italy, Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 following an earthquake.

    No injuries or fatalities are known at this time.

    A 6 magnitude earthquake struck the region in August, causing damage in the regions of Umbria, Lazio, and Marche and killing over 290 people.

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