5.2 Mag Strikes Turkey

Earthquake location 36.1306S, 31.1106W

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Tekirova in Turkey on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 58.82 km (37 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:21:49 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/18 / 2018-09-12 06:21:49 / September 12, 2018 @ 6:21 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hdam. Unique identifier: us2000hdam. Exact location of event, longitude 31.1106 East, latitude 36.1306 North, depth = 58.82 km.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Event epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Antalya (c. 758 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Alanya (c. 113 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Manavgat (c. 99 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Belek (c. 73 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Serik (c. 36 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Beykonak (c. 30 300 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Mahmutlar (c. 24 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Demre, Demre, Mahmutlar.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/09/12/moderate-earthquake-5-2-mag-strikes-near-tekirova-in-turkey/

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