M 4.6 in Turkey on 27 Nov 2020 08:27 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 1245284
Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 38.1158 , 38.59
Event Date: 27 Nov 2020 08:27 UTC
27 Nov 2020 11:27 Local
Exposed Population:
2680000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 27 Nov 2020 08:45 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 3.2 (Turkey)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000ckak Scaled population (vector) 6.5  
  C1 earthquake 1.37  
  C2 earthquake -0.11  
  Country Vulnerability 0.27  
  INFORM_normalised 0.77  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 23 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Aumenta a 28 la cifra de muertos por terremoto en TurquíaSun, 29 Nov 2020 18:31:00 +0100.

El saldo provisional de muertes causadas en Turquía por el terremoto que el viernes sacudió grandes partes del mar Egeo asciende a 28, mientras que 885 personas han resultado heridas, tres de ellas grave, informó este sábado el ministro de
The earthquake with magnitude 4,6 has happened in the east of TurkeyFri, 27 Nov 2020 19:00:00 +0100.

The earthquake with magnitude 4,6 has happened in the east of Turkey,Continue Reading Сообщение The earthquake with magnitude 4,6 has happened in the east of Turkey появились сначала на U.S. news.
Another Earthquake in Turkey, No casualties ReportedFri, 27 Nov 2020 16:21:00 +0100.

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale was registered in eastern Turkey, the European Seismological Center reported, as quoted by Nova TV. The quake was felt around 11:30 a.m. local time. It is registered 30 km east-southeast of t
Whirlpool Corporation donates 500 home appliances to support families ... Fri, 27 Nov 2020 15:22:00 +0100.

The Company partnered with the Municipality of Izmir to distribute and install appliances directly into new people's homes. Whirlpool Corporation, world's leading kitchen and laundry appliance Company, donated a total of 500 home appliances

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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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),