A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Tekirova in Turkey on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 58.82 km (37 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:21:49 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/09/18 / 2018-09-12 06:21:49 / September 12, 2018 @ 6:21 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hdam. Unique identifier: us2000hdam. Exact location of event, longitude 31.1106 East, latitude 36.1306 North, depth = 58.82 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Event epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Antalya (c. 758 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Alanya (c. 113 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Manavgat (c. 99 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Belek (c. 73 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Serik (c. 36 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Beykonak (c. 30 300 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Mahmutlar (c. 24 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Demre, Demre, Mahmutlar.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 66 km SE of Tekirova, Turkey. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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