Another earthquake hits Kahramanmaras

Another earthquake hits Kahramanmaras

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On Thursday, another earthquake occurred in the south-east of Türkiye.  According to seismologists, the magnitude of this evening’s earthquake was 4.0.

Tonight, seismologists recorded a 4.0-earthquake in the Turkish province of Kahramanmarash located in the south-east of the country.

Tremors were registered in the Geksun area about 18:00 local time. The earthquake epicenter was at a depth of 11.5 km.

February's earthquakes in Türkiye

In February, Turkey was hit by two devastating earthquakes (magnitude 7.7 and 7.6). As a result of tremors, tens of thousands of local residents died. Kahramanmarash is among Turkish cities that were seriously damaged as a result of the earthquakes.