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Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 39 km northwest of Kahramanmaraş, Turkey, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 6:08 am (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 6 weeks earlier.
Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 39 km northwest of Kahramanmaraş, Turkey, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 6:08 am (GMT +3) Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 39 km northwest of Kahramanmaraş, Turkey, on Sunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 6:08 am (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

19 Mar 03:12 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
19 Mar 03:20: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 2.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km (from 6.2 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 10.9 km (6.8 mi) towards NNW.
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19 Mar 21:28: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0. Epicenter location corrected by 8.5 km (5.3 mi) towards NW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 19, 2023 03:08:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Mar 19, 2023 at 6:08 am (GMT +3)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.85°N / 36.64°E (Kahramanmaraş, Turkey)
Antipode37.85°S / 143.36°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoKoruhüyüğü (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities23 km (14 mi) SE of Göksun (pop: 34,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) NW of Kahramanmaraş (pop: 376,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) NE of Andırın (pop: 8,660) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Afşin (pop: 39,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) SW of Elbistan (pop: 80,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) NE of Kadirli (Osmaniye) (pop: 70,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
151 km (94 mi) NE of Adana (pop: 1,249,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
400 km (249 mi) ESE of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 6.8°C (44 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.05 kmTurkeyRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

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