M 5.2 in Turkey on 05 Jun 2020 18:06 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1221144
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.2M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 38.2028 , 38.7371
Event Date: 05 Jun 2020 18:06 UTC
05 Jun 2020 21:06 Local
Exposed Population:
2630000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 05 Jun 2020 18:24 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.2 (Turkey)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0.5 0.5
us6000a6qw Scaled population (vector) 6.46  
  C1 earthquake 1.37  
  C2 earthquake -0.11  
  Country Vulnerability 0.27  
  INFORM_normalised 0.77  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 13 | About casualties: 1 | Last hour: 0

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake shakes southeast TurkeySat, 06 Jun 2020 12:16:00 +0200.

A moderate earthquake that hit southeast Turkey sent people out into the streets in panic Friday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. Latest Turkey News: Turkish patrol boat targeted by Greek fire on border river; U
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National earthquake center: an earthquake of 5,2 on Richter scale hit ... Sat, 06 Jun 2020 11:09:00 +0200.

Damascus, SANA -An earthquake of 5.2 on the Richter scale hit eastern Malatya city in Turkey on Friday. The National Earthquake Center said that the earthquake took place at 21:08 p.m. Friday at a depth of 7 kilometers, 270 kilometers north
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Magnitude-5 earthquake shakes eastern TurkeySat, 06 Jun 2020 11:07:00 +0200.

ANKARA / MALATYA A magnitude-5 jolted eastern Turkey on June 5, according to the nation's disaster agency. The earthquake occurred at the depth of seven kilometers (4.3 miles) in the Pütürge district of Malatya province, said the Disaster
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Magnitude-5 earthquake shakes eastern TurkeySat, 06 Jun 2020 09:15:00 +0200.

A magnitude-5 earthquake jolted eastern Turkey on Friday, according to the nation's disaster agency. The earthquake occurred at the depth of seven kilometers (4.3 miles) in the Puturge district of Malatya province, said the Disaster and Eme
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),