An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale in Parma, northern Italy.
An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale shook northern Italy at 15:50 pm, according to the American Geological Institute.
Its depth was 5 kilometers and the epicenter - 60 kilometers southeast of the city of Parma.
The quake was also felt in Milan, Bologna, Modena and Reggio Emilia.
Currently there is no information about casualties and damage. In many cities, people come out massively to the streets.
In 2009, nearly 300 people died in the earthquake that rocked L'Aquila, in the central region of Abruzzo.
In late May 2012 an earthquake of 5.8 on the Richter scale shook northern Italy again, killing over 20 people and injured over 300.
A week after the aftershocks that left more than 14,000 people homeless.
Italian Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology said the quake was a magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale and its epicenter in the mountainous area in the northern part of the province of Lucca, 160 miles south of Parma.