Magnitude 4 quake recorded off western Turkey

Magnitude 4 quake recorded off western Turkey

Epicenter of tremor was 21 km off Datca district of southwestern Turkey, says disaster management agency

News Service AA

A magnitude 4 earthquake occurred in the Aegean Sea early Sunday, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD).

The disaster agency said on its website that the quake took place 11.8 kilometers (7.3 miles) below the sea surface.

Its epicenter was 21 kilometers (13 miles) off the district of Datca in Mugla province, which is located on Turkey's southwestern coast.


Cookies are used limited to the purposes in th e Personal Data Protection Law No.6698 and in accordance with the legislation. For detailed information, you can review our cookie policy.