A strong earthquake shook Turkey

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    Pavel Razhgev
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    The depth of the earthquake is 7 km
    A strong earthquake shook western Turkey.

    According to data from the National Seismological Center at the BAS, the earthquake occurred at 03:08 Bulgarian time. The magnitude is 6.2 on the Richter scale. Turkish media reported 5.9.

    The epicenter is 14 kilometers from the city of Duzje. The depth is 7 kilometers.

    The earthquake was felt in Ankara, Istanbul and Bulgaria.

    There are no reports of casualties or damage.

    At around 6 am, another earthquake struck the same area with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter scale.

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    An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 was registered today in the area of the Turkish city of Duzce. There are reports that the earthquake was felt in Bulgaria – in the cities of Burgas, Varna and Balchik, reported the National Seismological Center at the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. According to data from the seismological center, the earthquake occurred at 3.08 am Bulgarian time with an epicenter 670 km from Sofia.

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