Last Minute: Earthquake in Malatya! Last Minute: Earthquake in Malatya! Severe earthquake in Malatya felt in surrounding provinces ...
LAST MINUTE: A severe earthquake occurred in Malatya. According to the information passed by AFAD and Kandilli, a 4.7 magnitude earthquake occurred in Malatya ... According to the last minute information of the Mediterranean European Seismology Center (EMSC), a 5.9 magnitude earthquake occurred in Malatya.
The earthquake, which was determined by the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency's Earthquake Department as the epicenter of Malatya's Pütürge district as the proximity of the rural Söğütlü District, occurred at 11.27. The earthquake, which is 6.94 kilometers deep from the ground, was felt in the city center and surrounding districts. According to the first determinations, there was no loss of life and property in the earthquake that caused short-term panic.
Boğaziçi University Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute announced the epicenter of the earthquake as the Uluköy District of Battalgazi district.
PROF. EXPLANATIONS OF SÜLEYMAN PAMPAL
Responding to Uğur Önver's questions on CNN TÜRK's live broadcast, Pampal said, "It is a chance that this earthquake is not great. The segment in the north is unbroken. The faults around Sincik may break occasionally. The main thing is that we are concerned about the breaking of the faults towards the north." said. "We expect an earthquake around Palu around 7," said Süleyman Pampal, "There is an accumulation of energy in the region. We should not worry about an earthquake from today to tomorrow, but it will not be a surprise to say that there will be a big earthquake." used expressions.
FIRST EXPLANATION FROM GOVERNOR BARUŞ
Malatya Governor Aydin Baruş said, "There is no negativity that has reached us so far. We have reached all our neighborhood mukhtars, our villages, there is no negative situation for our citizens. After the earthquake, there may be aftershocks, our citizens with damage to their homes should not enter their homes." said.
EXPLANATION FROM THE MAYOR OF MALATYA METROPOLITAN
Malatya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Selahattin Gürkan's words are as follows:
"My guess is the earthquake that lasted about 10 seconds. There is no negative situation that reached us. There was damage to some wooden houses. There were frequent aftershocks, but the current earthquake was much more severe than these aftershocks. 70 kilometers between Malatya and Pütürge. There is no such thing as loss of life and destruction. There is no problem that has reached us yet. The epicenter of the earthquake is Uluköy between Battalgazi and Pütürge.