A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Akseki in Turkey on Friday. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:14:03 / 7:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 29.78 km (19 miles). Exact location, longitude 31.9362° East, latitude 37.1284° North, depth = 29.78 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000dzu5. Event ids that are associated: us2000dzu5. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/04/18 / 2018-04-13 17:14:03 / April 13, 2018 @ 5:14 pm.
The epicenter was 96 km (59 miles) from Konya (c. 875 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Alanya (c. 113 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Manavgat (c. 99 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Belek (c. 73 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Seydişehir (c. 51 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Çumra (c. 45 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Beyşehir (c. 44 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ermenek, Çatalhöyük, Derbent.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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