6.6 magnitude earthquake in Izmir
6.6 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Seferihisar district of Izmir.
According to the information posted on the website of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), an earthquake of 6.6 magnitude was recorded at 14.51 in the Aegean Sea, 17 kilometers off the Seferihisar district of Izmir.
It was determined that the earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.54 kilometers.
İzmir Governor Köşger said, "There is no information about the loss of life and property transferred to us. We will go to the crisis center, we will transfer whatever the information is." found the description.
Search and rescue has been initiated in the collapsed building
A search and rescue work has been initiated in a building collapsed due to an earthquake in Bayraklı district.
The earthquake was felt also in Istanbul and Thrace
Some citizens went out after the earthquake that was felt throughout the city in Istanbul.
Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya, in his post on his social media account, said, "No negativity was reported regarding the earthquake felt in Istanbul. All our citizens and Izmir should be passed." used the expressions.
Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ekrem İmamoğlu also shared, "I wish that none of our citizens were harmed in the earthquake felt in the Aegean and Marmara regions, and I share my wishes with our citizens in the affected areas." made its evaluation.
Citizens who felt the earthquake in Edirne, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ experienced short-term panic.
The authorities stated that there is no negative situation conveyed to them in Thrace provinces due to the earthquake.
Minister of Internal Affairs Soylu: A notice has been received that 6 buildings have been demolished
Minister of Internal Affairs Soylu said, "Until now, there has been a report that 6 buildings have been demolished in İzmir Bornova and Bayraklı. Except for small cracks in the buildings in Uşak, Denizli, Manisa, Balıkesir, Aydın and Muğla, there have been no reports about loss of life. " found the description.
A search and rescue work was initiated in a building collapsed due to an earthquake in Bayraklı district.
'Nearly 20 buildings have demolition notices'
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer said, "There are demolition notices in nearly 20 buildings." said.
6 aftershocks occurred in the Aegean Sea
According to the information on the website of the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency, after the earthquake, 6 aftershocks of magnitudes varying between 4.1 and 4.8 were experienced after 15.01.