Two earthquakes hit Turkish province

Türkiye Materials 13 March 2019 13:53 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, March 13

By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:

Two earthquakes of 3.7 and 3.4 magnitude hit Turkey's Canakkale province on March 13, Trend reports via Turkish media.

No casualties have been reported as a result of the earthquakes, reports said.

The depth of the earthquake center was 7.42 kilometers.

Turkey is located in the seismically active zone, and the country often suffers strong earthquakes, which often lead to casualties.

The strongest fluctuations of the Earth's crust in Turkey were recorded in 1999 in the Marmara Sea region. The magnitude of the tremors that time was 7.4 points and caused the death of more than 18,000 people.


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