A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Doganyol in Turkey on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 06:07:34 / January 25, 2020 @ 6:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, 39.1169° East, 38.3003° North, depth 6.43 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:07:34 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.43 km (4 miles). Event id: us60007fh8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007fh8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Malatya (c. 441 800 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Elazığ (c. 298 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Adıyaman (c. 223 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Siverek (c. 175 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kâhta (c. 73 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Ergani (c. 52 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Adıyaman, Arıcak, Hozat. Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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