M 5.7 in Türkiye on 06 Feb 2023 10:51 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 1357563
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.7M
Depth: 12.336 Km
Lat/Lon: 38.1236 , 38.0529
Event Date: 06 Feb 2023 10:51 UTC
06 Feb 2023 13:51 Local
Exposed Population: Few people affected (in MMI>=VII)
Inserted at: 06 Feb 2023 11:13 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
3.2 (Türkiye)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000jlql Scaled population (raster) 0.6  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.77  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
Virtual OSOCC
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 5763 | About casualties: 653 | Last hour: 0

Rescuers race to find Türkiye-Syria quake survivors, toll tops 21,0002023-02-10T11:06+0100.

Türkiye and Syria were hit by the most powerful earthquake in years. It’s already claimed over 15,000 lives, with that number expected to rise. From Antakya in Turkey, Dasen Thathiah has more. Courtesy #DStv403 ANKARA - Rescuers scoured deb
Rescue of 10-day-old baby boy 90 hours after earthquake provides rescu ... 2023-02-10T11:06+0100.

The rescue of several survivors from the rubble in Türkiye has lifted the spirits of weary search crews, four days after a major earthquake struck the country and neighbouring Syria, killing more than 21,000 people. Key points: Several peo
Türkiye Earthquake Could Cost $4b in Economic Losses2023-02-10T11:03+0100.

Fitch Ratings said insurable economic losses following the quakes (in Türkiye) could exceed $4 billion. "Economic losses are hard to estimate as the situation is evolving, but they appear likely to exceed" $2 billion and could reach $4 bill
Tremblement de terre Turquie-Syrie : une famille prise au piège pendan ... 2023-02-10T11:03+0100.

Six membres d’une même famille ont été secourus après avoir passé 101 heures enterrés sous les décombres en Turquie à la suite du tremblement de terre dévastateur. Le groupe a réussi à survivre en se blottissant dans une petite poche d’air

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),