A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Daday in Turkey on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 03:37:56 / February 12, 2021 @ 3:37 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 33.5263 East, latitude 41.4106 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:37:56 / 3:37 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dgvq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgvq.
Country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Eldivan, Orta, Khanjarah (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Karabük (c. 97 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Khanjarah (c. 71 400 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Kastamonu (c. 70 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Safranbolu (c. 35 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Tosya (c. 24 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Çerkeş (c. 17 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Taşköprü (c. 17 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 9 km SSE of Daday, Turkey. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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