A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Doganyol in Turkey. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 18:43:24 / January 24, 2020 @ 6:43 pm. The temblor was reported at 20:43:24 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007exz. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007exz. Exact location of earthquake, 39.0152° East, 38.3485° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dicle, Adıyaman, Akçadağ. Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Malatya (c. 441 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Elazığ (c. 298 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Adıyaman (c. 223 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Siverek (c. 175 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Kâhta (c. 73 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ergani (c. 52 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 4 km NNW of Doganyol, Turkey. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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