Magnitude-4.6 earthquake strikes Turkey's Aegean Sea

Magnitude-4.6 earthquake strikes Turkey's Aegean Sea
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  • calendar-gray 28 September 2020

A magnitude-4.6 earthquake struck Turkey's Aegean Sea, the country's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said early Monday, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.

AFAD said the quake occurred at 7.12 a.m. local time (0412GMT) at the depth of 37.57 kilometers (23 miles).

The closest settlements to the epicenter were 17 kilometers away from the Mt. Athos region in northeastern Greece and 109 kilometers (67 miles) off the coast of Gokceada district in Turkey’s northwestern Canakkale province.

No casualties or damage have been reported.

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