Presentation on theme: "Where is Italy? Diagram of Plate Boundary! History of Italy Earthquakes! 1693- Southern Italy 1783- Southern tip of Italy 1905- Calabria's Region 1908-"— Presentation transcript:
History of Italy Earthquakes! 1693- Southern Italy 1783- Southern tip of Italy 1905- Calabria's Region 1908- Messina Strait(worst EQ that happened in Italy) 1915- Southern Italy 1976- Northeastern Italy 1980- Southern Italy 1997- Assisi
Future of Italy Keep rebuilding Has had many earthquakes in past Happens every 5-15 years Is going to happen again
Impact on the people! Scared for their lives Their cars were ruined Houses were collapsed Many people where homeless Caged under houses Family and friends died
Information about the EQ! Magnitude- 6.3 Depth- 8.8km(5.5 miles) Region- Central Italy Date- Monday, April 6, 2009 at 1:32:39 Place- L ’ Aquila Italy
Facts! Killed over 300 people Injured 1,000+ 40,000 homeless 10,000 buildings destroyed
Helpers! 30 dog rescue units 5 psychological support teams 3 veterinary teams Ambulance Fire Trucks People around the town
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