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L'Aquila: the Students Dormitory after the April 6, 2009 Earthquake
L'Aquila: a virtual tour of the Red Zone after the April 6th, 2009 earthquake

At 03:32 CEST on April 6, 2009, a major earthquake rocked the city of L'Aquila and the surrounding villages, in the center of Italy.

297 people were killed in those 20 seconds, more than a thousand were injured and around 70,000 were left homeless.

Many historic buildings collapsed in the centre of the city. This panorama was taken two and a half months after, in front of the Students Dormitory. 8 students died when part of the building collapsed; many others were pulled out from the rubble in the days following the earthquake.

The reconstruction of the city will probably take more than a decade.

Copyright: Mauro contrafatto | 360way.it
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Chargée: 19/12/2009
Mis à jour: 09/11/2012
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Tags: earthquake; l'aquila; april 6; casa dello studente
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