A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Behram in Turkey on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/02/17 / 2017-02-06 10:58:02 / February 6, 2017 @ 10:58 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.87 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:58:02 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 8.87 km, 26.1023° East, 39.5828° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008hwm. Id of event: us20008hwm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bergama, Gelibolu, Lâpseki (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Çanakkale (c. 87 800 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Bergama (c. 57 200 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Edremit (c. 40 800 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Burhaniye (c. 38 100 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Ayvalık (c. 35 200 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Mytilíni (c. 28 300 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Çan (c. 26 200 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km WNW of Behram, Turkey. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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