M 6 in Türkiye on 06 Feb 2023 12:02 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1357591
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.0M
Glide number: EQ-2023-000015-TUR
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 38.0605 , 36.537
Event Date: 06 Feb 2023 12:02 UTC
06 Feb 2023 15:02 Local
Exposed Population: 50 thousand (in MMI>=VII)
Inserted at: 06 Feb 2023 12:22 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
3.2 (Türkiye)


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
GDACS score
NEIC 1.3 1.3
us6000jlrc Scaled population (raster) 3.86  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.77  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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M6 in Türkiye - JRC emergency reportMon, 06 Feb 2023 04:35

A new JRC Emergency report is now available
M6 in Türkiye - UNITAR-UNOSAT ActivationMon, 06 Feb 2023 09:46

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
M6 in Türkiye - UNITAR-UNOSAT ActivationTue, 07 Feb 2023 22:06

UNITAR-UNOSAT Potentially Damaged Buildings has been activated
Detailed event map. European Union, 2024. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 5474 | About casualties: 639 | Last hour: 0

Azerbaijani man with decrepit car influences millions with volunteer w ... 2023-02-10T12:21+0100.

Baku, February 10, AZERTAC A 33-year-old Azerbaijani citizen, whose photo showing him driving a car with a Turkish flag on the top of the vehicle overloaded with assistance for the people affected by the earthquake in Türkiye went viral on
Deux habitants Arméniens de Vakif, le dernier village arménien de Turq ... 2023-02-10T12:19+0100.

Deux Arméniens sont morts à la suite du tremblement de terre dévastateur en Turquie dans le village de Vakif, le dernier village arménien de Turquie qui se trouve dans le district de Samardagh dans la province de Hatay. Information de l’heb
Ceyhan terminal resumes crude oil loading, unloading2023-02-10T12:17+0100.

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb.10. Ceyhan terminal has resumed crude oil loading and unloading after a halt for a couple of days due to the earthquake that hit Türkiye Feb.6, Trend reports with reference to BOTAŞ Petroleum Pipeline Corporation, oper
Türkiye US provides $85 mln humanitarian aid to Türkiye, Syria2023-02-10T12:15+0100.

US provides $85 mln humanitarian aid to Türkiye, Syria ANKARA Foreign ministers of Türkiye and the United States exchanged a phone conversation on Feb. 9 over the latter’s assistance for the earthquake -hit southern region, as Washington an

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),