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21 May 2023

EARTHQUAKE (REVISION): Magnitude 4.8 CENTRAL TURKEY 21/05/2023 12:46 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification (REVISION)

Magnitude 4.8 21/05/2023 12:46 CENTRAL TURKEY

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A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has occurred CENTRAL TURKEY at:
37.91N 36.25E Depth 5km 21/05/2023 at 12:46:13 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
70 km WNW of KahramanmaraÅŸ, Turkey / pop: 376,000 / local time: Europe/Istanbul
25 km SW of Göksun, Turkey / pop: 34,200 / local time: Europe/Istanbul

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Manual location disseminated on 21/05/2023 13:27 (UTC)
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