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16 September 2022

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 4.8 EASTERN TURKEY 16/09/2022 20:30 (UTC)

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Magnitude 4.8 16/09/2022 20:30 EASTERN TURKEY

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A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has occurred EASTERN TURKEY at:
39.41N 40.61E Depth 7km 16/09/2022 at 20:30:35 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
80 km SW of Erzurum, Turkey / pop: 420,000 / local time: Europe/Istanbul
7 km E of Yedisu, Turkey / pop: 1,700 / local time: Europe/Istanbul

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Manual location disseminated on 16/09/2022 20:56 (UTC)
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