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23 February 2023

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 4.9 TURKEY-SYRIA BORDER REGION 23/02/2023 15:53 (UTC)

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Magnitude 4.9 23/02/2023 15:53 TURKEY-SYRIA BORDER REGION

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A magnitude 4.9 earthquake has occurred TURKEY-SYRIA BORDER REGION at:
36.15N 36.08E Depth 10km 23/02/2023 at 15:53:47 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
74 km N of Latakia, Syria / pop: 340,000 / local time: Asia/Damascus
9 km SW of Antakya, Turkey / pop: 210,000 / local time: Europe/Istanbul

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Manual location disseminated on 23/02/2023 16:09 (UTC)
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