A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Tuzlukçu in Turkey on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 15:51:55 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfyz. Id of event: us6000dfyz. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 31.589° East, 38.6148° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/21 / 2021-02-09 15:51:55 / February 9, 2021 @ 3:51 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 92 km (57 miles) from Afyonkarahisar (c. 146 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Akşehir (c. 64 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Bolvadin (c. 55 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Yalvaç (c. 39 100 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Çay (c. 34 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Şarkîkaraağaç (c. 32 800 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Ilgın (c. 27 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Çifteler, Sivrihisar, Afyonkarahisar. Close country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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