Italian Earthquake

USGS shakemap, central Italy USGS maps of last night’s magnitude-6.3 earthquake in central Italy are available: here is the ShakeMap (at right); here is a map and chart showing population exposure; historic seismicity maps place the quake in recent context. Via Making Light.

Update: Google Maps Mania links to a number of mashups compiled by news organizations or that map recent earthquakes around the world.