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    Magnitude 5.3 Earthquake Strikes Northwest of Italy - USGS

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    There are no immediate reports of casualties or damages, caused by the quake.

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 struck Italy on Thursday, 72 km (45 miles) northwest of Foggia, near the Adriatic coast, at a depth of 12 km, the US Geological Survey said.

    Earth tremor could be felt in Molise and Abruzzo regions, according to media reports.

    On Tuesday, another 4.7-earthquake took place in the province of Campobasso in Molise.

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    No further details are available at the moment.

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