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16 February 2023

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.0 CENTRAL TURKEY 16/02/2023 19:47 (UTC)

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Magnitude 5.0 16/02/2023 19:47 CENTRAL TURKEY

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A magnitude 5.0 earthquake has occurred CENTRAL TURKEY at:
36.23N 35.71E Depth 10km 16/02/2023 at 19:47:50 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
78 km NNW of Latakia, Syria / pop: 340,000 / local time: Asia/Damascus
40 km W of Antakya, Turkey / pop: 210,000 / local time: Europe/Istanbul

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Manual location disseminated on 16/02/2023 20:07 (UTC)
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