Magnitude 5.9 earthquake injures dozens of people in Turkey

a year ago 23/11/2022
  • A magnitude 6.1 earthquake has struck an area of western Turkey near the town of Duzce, about 210km east of Turkeys largest city Istanbul.

    Estimates of the quakes depth vary from 2km to 10km. This is the fifth massive quake within the last 48 hours.

    Security camera footage of the earthquake has been posted on social media.

    The quake shook many tiles and panels off Duzces courthouse - a photo shows the debris at the bottom of the building.

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