A light earthquake magnitude 4 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Begendik in Turkey. The temblor was reported at 04:48:04 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-04 02:48:04 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 42.72 East, latitude 38.01 North, depth 6 km.
Close countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Van (c. 371 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Siirt (c. 114 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Cizre (c. 81 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Silopi (c. 74 800 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Tatvan (c. 73 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kurtalan, Cizre, Adilcevaz.
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