Magnitude 5.9 earthquake injures dozens of people in Turkey

a year ago 23/11/2022
  • ISTANBUL, Turkey - A magnitude-6.1 earthquake struck northwest Turkey during Wednesdays early hours, injuring at least 35 people.

    The shallow tremor struck about 170 kilometers east of Istanbul, the countrys largest city, where it was strongly felt.

    National authorities said the quake was at a magnitude of 5.9 - lower than the 6.1 given by the United States Geological Survey - and its epicenter was in Duzce provinces Golyaka district, though it also shook other nearby cities.

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