A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Korukoy in Turkey on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 29.2086 East, latitude 40.7064 North, depth = 7.88 km. Event id: us200066rf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200066rf. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.88 km (5 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:40:12 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/16 / 2016-06-25 05:40:12 / June 25, 2016 @ 5:40 am UTC/GMT.
Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from İstanbul (c. 11 174 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Bursa (c. 1 412 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Bağcılar (c. 724 300 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Üsküdar (c. 582 700 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Bahçelievler (c. 576 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Umraniye (c. 573 300 pop). Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Orhaneli, Bilecik, Karacabey (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km NNE of Korukoy, Turkey.
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