A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Wednesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bahcesaray in Turkey. The temblor was reported at 03:58:03 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 4 km (2 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-21 01:58:03 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 42.86 East, latitude 38.25 North, depth 4 km.
Close countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Van (c. 371 700 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Siirt (c. 114 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Tatvan (c. 73 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Ahlat (c. 64 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Adilcevaz (c. 52 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Baykan, Uludere, Şırnak.
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