Earthquake jolts Turkish south-western province

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Baku, Azerbaijan, April 30

By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale jolted the Turkish south-western province of Izmir, Turkish Milliyet newspaper reported on April 30.

Bogazici University Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute said the earthquake occurred at 07:00 local time on April 30 and caused panic among the local population.

The earthquake epicenter was at a depth of eight kilometers.

There are no victims or destructions, according to preliminary data.

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