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Magnitude 6 earthquake jolts Turkey’s Ankara

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An earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale hit Turkey’s Ankara metropolis at 6.38 am at the moment.

New Delhi,UPDATED: Nov 23, 2022 07:51 IST

The earthquake hit town round 6.38 am on Wednesday.

By India Today Web Desk: An earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale hit Turkey’s Ankara metropolis at 6.38 am at the moment. The quake originated round 186 km west-northwest of Ankara.

The depth of the earthquake was 10 km under the bottom, stated the National Center for Seismology.

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This comes two days after at the very least 268 folks have been killed and over 700 sustained accidents after a 5.6 magnitude earthquake rattled Indonesia’s foremost island of Java for a number of seconds on Monday afternoon.

Monday’s quake struck on land in Cianjur, about 75 km southeast of the capital Jakarta, and at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), the climate and geophysics company (BMKG) stated, including there was no potential for a tsunami.

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Nov 23, 2022