A earthquake magnitude 6.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Doganyol in Turkey. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 39.0843 East, latitude 38.3303 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:55:14 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 17:55:14 / January 24, 2020 @ 5:55 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007ewc. Unique identifier: us60007ewc.
Event epicenter was 109 km (68 miles) from Diyarbakır (c. 644 800 pop), 132 km (82 miles) from Şanlıurfa (c. 449 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Malatya (c. 441 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Elazığ (c. 298 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Adıyaman (c. 223 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Siverek (c. 175 300 pop), 136 km (84 miles) from Viranşehir (c. 154 200 pop), 137 km (85 miles) from Bingöl (c. 80 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Kâhta (c. 73 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kuluncak, Bingöl, Genç. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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