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Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 11 km east of Kırıkhan, Hatay, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 4:11 pm (GMT +3) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake 32 km west of Gaziantep, Turkey, Feb 6, 2023 3:17 am (GMT +2), which had occurred 3 days earlier.
Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 11 km east of Kırıkhan, Hatay, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 4:11 pm (GMT +3) Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 11 km east of Kırıkhan, Hatay, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 4:11 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 5 km depth

9 Feb 13:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 9, 2023 13:11:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 4:11 pm (GMT +3)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.52°N / 36.48°E (Hatay, Turkey)
Antipode36.52°S / 143.52°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoKoruhüyüğü (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities11 km (7 mi) ENE of Kırıkhan (pop: 60,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) E of Belen (Provincia de Hatay) (pop: 20,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Denizciler (pop: 17,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (18 mi) ESE of Iskenderun (pop: 160,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Reyhanlı (pop: 57,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (18 mi) NE of Serinyol (Antakya) (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) NE of Antioch (pop: 210,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
493 km (306 mi) SE of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 9.5°C (49 F), humidity: 35%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from S
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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