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M 6.7 in Turkey on 20 Jul 2017 22:31 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 6.7M
  • Depth: 10 Km
  • Event Date: 20 Jul 2017 22:31 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 875264 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 20 Jul 2017 22:57 UTC

Tsunami

The maximum Tsunami wave height is  0.4m in Camlikoy, Turkey. This height is estimated for 20-Jul-2017 23:31:00.

Overview

Greece, Turkey - 6.6 R Earthquake

(Created: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 03:48:00 +02:00)

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For this event GDACS has links for additional reports:

01/Sep/2017 09:39 UTC Post Event Survey of the Kos/Bodrum Tsunami of 20th Jul 2017

References

Known identifiers for this event: 606346 (emscid) 35F02471 (noaigid) gfz2017odde (geofonid) us20009ynd (neicid) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide) TS-2017-000142-TUR (glide)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 2626 | About casualties: 499 | Last hour: 0

Holidaymakers in Greece and Turkey spend second night in the open amid earthquake fears
Sun, 23 Jul 2017 10:16:00 +0200   express (en)

BRITISH holidaymakers spent a second night sleeping outside on the Greek island of Kos and at the Turkish resort of Bodrum amid fears of another earthquake. , killing two men, a 39-year-old Turk and a Swede, aged 20, in Kos and injuring more than 360 people.

People and organisations:

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said that 20 injured people were still under treatment after strong quake which hit the Aegean coast of Turkey 20 injured people still under treatment, Turkish PM says over strong quake
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 23:28:00 +0200   hurriyetdailynews (en)

LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR TURKEY AND THE REGION. LOCAL > 20 injured people still under treatment, Turkish PM says over strong quake. MUĞLA Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said that 20 injured people were still under treatment after strong quake which hit the Aegean coast of Turkey. Yıldırım made a statement about the 6.

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Greece and Turkey struggle in aftermath of quake that killed two
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:18:00 +0200   guardian (en)

Kos is dealing with the aftermath of an earthquake that [[killed]] two people and injured hundreds on the Greek holiday island.. The 6.7-magnitude quake left hundreds more injured in the Turkish resort of Bodrum, about 12 miles (20km) across the sea from Kos. Tourists have faced flight delays and the damaged main harbour was closed for a second day.

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (2), JRC (127), (3), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (2), USGS (6), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),

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