Two earthquakes shook the Principality and the surrounding area at around midday on Monday, May 6. A 1.8 magnitude earthquake off the coast of the Côte d’Azur was followed hours later by a 2.0 magnitude earthquake in Italy, but felt as far as Eze.

SismoAzur specifies that the epicentre of the more severe earthquake was located in Imperia, in Italy at a depth of 7km. The earlier earthquake’s epicentre was located in between Monaco and Corsica, at the same depth of 7km.

Featured image from SismoAzur website showing the two earthquakes of Monday, May 6.