Powerful earthquake jolts Turkey and Greece, killing at least 27 By Isil Sariyuce, Mostafa Salem and Angela Dewan, CNN Updated 0933 GMT (1733 HKT) October 31, 2020 Japan - The Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide shared his condolences and said the following, "We are deeply saddened by the news that many people have died and there is serious damage, Like Turkey, Japan has experienced serious damage from earthquakes many times, and Japan and Turkey have supported each other during past earthquakes. Istanbul is not ready for the next big one. - Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com Denmark - The Danish ambassador Danny Annan, shared his condolences and said the following "I wish my condolences to the relatives of those who lost their lives and a speedy recovery for their benefits.". “So far, we have received information about six collapsed buildings” in Izmir province, which includes the city, Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Twitter. Now, they're providing ongoing support to Turkey's displaced. The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center, meanwhile, said the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.9. ", "İzmir Seferihisar Depremi-Duyuru 73 (08.11.2020 - 20.00)", "M 7.0 – 14 km NE of Néon Karlovásion, Greece", "Fault responsible for Samos earthquake identified", "Earthquake Rattles Western Turkey and Greece, Leveling Buildings", "Seferihisar'da tsunami: Sokakları deniz suyu bastı", "Turkey sees larger tsunami after latest quake", "Minor injuries and building damage reported on Greek island", "Buildings damaged on Greek island of Samos", "Son dakika: Türkiye'nin gözü kulağı deprem bölgesinde... İşte İzmir depremiyle ilgili dakika dakika son gelişmeler", "Destroyed buildings in İzmir not earthquake resistant, reports show", "Forensic analysis reveals the causes of building damage in İzmir in the Oct. 30 Aegean Sea earthquake", "İzmir Büyükşehir Belediye Başkanı Tunç Soyer depremde kaç kişinin evsiz kaldığını açıkladı", "Strong quake hits coastal Turkey and Greece, killing at least 6 and injuring over 200", "TSK'ye ait uçak AFAD ve jandarma ekiplerini bölgeye ulaştırmak için hareket etti", "Turkish Red Crescent mobilizes food assistance teams", "Powerful Quake in Aegean Sea Leaves 6 Dead; Buildings Toppled in Turkey, Greece", "2nd little girl pulled alive from Turkey's earthquake devastation", "Turkey quake toll rises to 116 as rescuers conclude searches", USGS: Magnitude 7 Earthquake Off the Coast of Greece and Turkey, M7.0 Earthquake & Tsunami Hits Turkey & Greece – Oct. 30, 2020, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2020_Aegean_Sea_earthquake&oldid=994144417, Articles to be expanded from November 2020, Articles needing translation from Turkish Wikipedia, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Qatar - Embassy of Qatar said the following "Due to the Earthquake that happened in Izmir we share our condolences with Turkish Government and to our Turkish brothers". Turkey. United Kingdom - The ambassador of UK Dominick Chilcott shared his condolences and said the following "The United Kingdom as always, will be in the side with Turkey". A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck on Friday, 30 October 2020, about 14 km (8.7 mi) northeast of the Greek island of Samos. Albania - The Albanian ambassador Kastriot Robo said "Where are with our friends in this hard time". A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has rattled Greece and areas of western Turkey, killing more than two dozen people. Affected countries: Greece, Turkey. People in Izmir, Turkey look at a collapsed building after a strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea, hitting both Greece and Turkey. Ilke Cide, a doctoral student who was in Izmir’s Guzelbahce region during the earthquake, said he went inland after waters rose following the earthquake. It hit at 9:23 a.m. local time (05:53 UTC) with a magnitude of 5.8 M w at a depth of 6 kilometres (3.7 miles) and the epicenter was Qotur district, according to the Iranian Seismological Center (IRSC). “It was a very big earthquake, it’s difficult to have a bigger one,” he said, according to Reuters. Sitemap If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. 116 people are known to have died in Turkey, with 1,034 more injured. Members of rescue services search in the debris of a collapsed building for survivors in Izmir, Turkey, early Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020. Europe Dec 5th 2020 edition. The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said the quake had an epicentre 13 km northeast of the Greek island of Samos. The Turkish government’s disaster agency AFAD reported a lower magnitude of 6.6 for the quake, which struck at a depth of about 10 miles. Do Not Sell My Personal Information. It ruptured for a length of 37 kilometers and had maximum slip of 1.8 meters. In Turkey, at least 22 people are dead and more than 900 injured after a powerful earthquake has hit a sparsely populated part of eastern Turkey. Yavuz Selim Kosger said at least 70 people had been rescued from the rubble. The earthquake's epicentre was close to the town of Sivrice in Elazığ Province and felt in the neighbouring provinces of Diyarbakır, Malatya and Adıyaman, and the neighbouring countries of Armenia, Syria and Iran. A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hits Turkey's eastern city of Elazig #Elazig #Turkey #earthquake “I am very used to earthquakes… so I didn’t take it very seriously at first but this time it was really scary,” he said, adding that the scary event had lasted for about 30 seconds. This is the second destructive earthquake to hit Turkey since January 2020 when M6.8 hit the province of Elazig, killing 41 people and injuring 1 600. November 5 The death toll in Turkey rose to 114 and the number of injured to 1 035. 42,898, © 2020 NYP Holdings, Inc. All Rights Reserved Turkey. Yiannis Stamoulis, the regional governor of the Samos region, said no injuries had been reported on the island. [13] As of November 8, over 2,800 aftershocks have been recorded. A very strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M7.0 hit Greece-Turkey border region at 11:51 UTC (13:52 LT) on October 30, 2020. The earthquake's worst effects are reported in Turkey, where officials say at least 12 people died and more than 600 were injured. Izmir Gov. People in Izmir, Turkey search for survivors at a collapsed building after a strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea, hitting both Greece and Turkey. A cloud of dust and smoke … A major earthquake shook parts of Greece and Turkey Friday. Death toll grows after 6.7 magnitude earthquake destroys houses in Greece and Turkey Video shared on social media showed plumes of dust rising from collapsing buildings in Turkish province of Izmir The quake has been … [6][32] A total of 17 collapsed buildings were part of the search and rescue operations, according Mehmet Gulluoglu, head of Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency. Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley is facing felony charges for... Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Environment Minister Murat Kurum said some people were stuck in the rubble. [16], Multiple social media posts showed water rushing through streets and ports in the region following the earthquake, along with tsunami warnings being issued for the islands of Ikaria, Kos, Chios and Samos. 9 Nov 2020 Originally published 9 Nov 2020. 137 of them are still being treated for injuries. Residents have been told to stay away from buildings, as aftershocks continued to rattle the area. [14], The earthquake occurred as a result of purely normal faulting at a shallow crustal depth within the Eurasian Plate in the eastern Aegean Sea, about 250 km north of the closest main plate boundary, where the African Plate moves to the north at a rate of approximately 10 mm per year with respect to the Eurasian. Do Not Sell My Personal Information, Your California Privacy Rights The Russian embassy said the following "Izmir Seferihisar earthquake in Turkey thus extend our best wishes and we hope there will be no loss of life.". Damage proxy map (DPM) showing areas in Izmir, Turkey that were likely damaged from the earthquake in red and yellow. Eight people also suffered light injuries on the Greek island of Samos, which has a population of about 45,000, officials said. EU Council President Charles Michel: "Developments related Strong earthquake off the coast of the Aegean Sea in Greece and Turkey are closely monitored.". The magnitude of the earthquake was determined to be 6.7 Mw. May Allah treat the deceased with His mercy. The 2020 Elazığ earthquake occurred at 20:55 local time (17:55 UTC) on 24 January in Turkey. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. [6], Right after the earthquake, Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca stated that about 40 ambulances, 35 emergency rescue teams and two ambulance helicopters had reached the scene,[27] while Turkey's Ministry of National Defence stated that one of its planes had departed from Etimesgut Air Base to transport AFAD and gendarmerie teams to the region. A building in Izmir, Turkey, damaged by an earthquake on October 30, 2020. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Saturday 5 December 2020 at 2.44 pm local time at a moderately shallow depth of 69 km. Turkish rescue and police work at the scene of a collapsed building following a 6.8 magnitude earthquake in Elazig, eastern Turkey on January 24, 2020. Do not translate text that appears unreliable or low-quality. The primary brunt of the casualties was born near Izmir, where the shockwaves caused panic and compelled residents to seek refuge under the open sky as neighboring buildings collapsed. The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 6.1 quake in Turkey near Alanya, Antalya, only 6 minutes ago. Turkey’s interior minister reports that six buildings in western Izmir province were destroyed. Turkish Council - Turkish Council General Secretary Bağdad Amreyev shared his condolences. We've received your submission. Privacy Notice Search and rescue works are being conducted at debris of a building in Bayrakli district of Izmir after a magnitude 6.6 quake shook Turkey's Aegean Sea coast, in Izmir, Turkey on October 30, 2020. The Azerbaijani President İlham Aliyev, called the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. By Associated Press , Wire Service Content June 25, 2020 A three-year-old Ayda Gezgin was also said to have been the second little girl rescued on Tuesday, from an 8-story building. 2020-10-30 13:00:43 UTC at 13:00 October 30, 2020 UTC Location: Epicenter at 37.87, 26.818 12.2 km from Kokkári (7.2 miles) Dodecanese Islands, Greece 57,448, This story has been shared 50,130 times. Poor construction practices and code compliance were reasons for the collapses. Tsunami hits Turkey after magnitude 7 earthquake Faye Brown Friday 30 Oct 2020 3:25 pm Share this article via facebook Share this article via twitter Share this article via messenger The President of the Kazak Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin, "Stating that we stand by the brotherly Turkish people and share their grief in this tragic moment, I express my urgent healing wishes to the wounded. 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The powerful earthquake that hit the Aegean Sea on Friday has killed 62 people in Turkey, the country's disaster agency said Sunday. The shallow quake hit at a depth of 10 km (6.1 miles) near Kozluk, Batman, Turkey. Get well soon, Izmir!". Ilke Cide, a doctoral student who was in Izmir’s Guzelbahce region during the quake, said he went inland after waters rsurged. AFAD said it measured the magnitude at 6.6. While minor shaking was also felt in some regions of Athens. Turkey earthquake: ‘Apocalyptic’ tsunami footage released as death toll rises. I wish urgent healing to the injured. ISTANBUL – A strong earthquake struck Friday in the Aegean Sea between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, collapsing buildings in the city of … A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake in the Aegean Sea rocked Turkey and Greece on Friday — unleashing a tsunami, leveling buildings and killing at least 14 people, officials said. Turkey earthquake death toll rises as search for survivors under the rubble continues. Very Strong earthquake - Turkey - January 24, 2020. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. 2 Nov 2020 Originally published 2 Nov 2020. The earthquake is the deadliest of 2020 so far. Those dead included 12 people in Izmir, including one who drowned, and more than 500 others were injured, officials said. Terms of Use Northern Cyprus - The President of TRNC Ersin Tatar has called the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and shared his condolences. Rescue workers raced to find survivors in collapsed buildings in Turkey’s Aegean port city of Izmir following a powerful earthquake that killed at least 39 people. The temblor, which was felt from Istanbul to Athens, hit close to Izmir, which has about 4.3 million residents, Agence France-Presse reported. Many buildings were damaged or collapsed as a result of the earthquake, with the Church the Assumption of Mary in Karlovasi, Greece, partially collapsing, while in the Turkish city İzmir, which was heavily affected by the earthquake, dozens of buildings were either damaged or completely collapsed. Greek seismologist Efthymios Lekkas said it was still too early to say whether this was the main earthquake. The US Geological Service said the quake was registered some 8.6 miles off the Greek town of Neon Karlovasion on the Aegean Sea island of Samos. People walk past a destroyed house after an earthquake in the island of Samos on October 30, 2020. A woman was pulled from the rubble Saturday, about 14 hours after a strong earthquake hit Turkey’s Eastern province of Elazig, about 350 miles east … Hungary - The Hungarian ambassador Viktor Matis, shared his condolences. The EU Turkey Delegation President and Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut heard deep sorrow for the earthquake victims "The EU expresses its deepest condolences to the families of the earthquake victims, would wish healing for a moment before the injured. On … Get well soon, Izmir!". Russian President Vladimir Putin shared his condolences with the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. 9 Nov 2020 Originally published 9 Nov 2020. A minor tsunami washed through the Seferisar district of Izmir, Turkey’s third-largest city, said Haluk Ozener, director of the Istanbul-based Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute. I wish you patience and fortitude of the people of Turkey.". EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth.. “It is an event that is evolving,” Lekkas told Greek state television ERT, adding that some damage had been reported in parts of Samos. said.. NATO - NATO General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg said they were ready to offer assistance. “We have never experienced anything like it,” said George Dionysiou, the local vice mayor. Govt. Kosovo - Kosovian President Hashim Thaçi, shared his condolences and said the following from social media, "Our prayers are with the relatives of those who lost their lives and the injured, Kosovo stands by the Turkish people and state in this difficult time.". ECHO; Posted 1 Nov 2020 … Please check back for updates. [25], On 4 November, mayor of İzmir Tunç Soyer stated that 15,000 people lost their homes only in İzmir in the earthquake. The EU has stood by Turkey." The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). The earthquake, which the Kandilli Institute said had a magnitude of 6.9, struck at 2:51 p.m. local time (1151 GMT) in Turkey and was centered … A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake in the Aegean Sea rocked Turkey and Greece on Friday — unleashing a tsunami, leveling buildings and killing at least 14  people, officials said. [29] More than 1,200 workers were involved in rescue efforts involving at least 13 buildings in İzmir,[17] which continued into the night. A magnitude 5 earthquake has struck Turkey's southeastern city of Siirt, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.The Disaster and High tidal wave warnings were in place on the island, according to a Greek official. Members of rescue services search in the debris of a collapsed building for survivors in Izmir, Turkey, early Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020. AFAD Press Bulletin - Izmir Turkey Earthquake Report as of 6 November 2020 Format Situation Report Source. [9], Following the earthquake, Turkey was affected by hundreds of aftershocks. A powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake in the Aegean Sea rocked Turkey and Greece on Friday — unleashing a tsunami, leveling buildings and killing at least 14 people, officials said. [22] Many buildings collapsed in İzmir's Bayraklı and Bornova districts. Turkish media showed wreckage of a multiple-story building in central Izmir, with people climbing it to start rescue efforts. The city of Izmir suffered extensive damage. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan tweeted that he was ready to help “with all the means available to our state.”. January 24, 2020 by Armand Vervaeck. Kazak Minister of Foreign Affairs Muhtar Tleuberdi, sent the following message to his counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, "I offer my deepest condolences to the bereaved families who lost their relatives by sharing irreplaceable grief. Picking up the pieces Turkey recovers from one earthquake and braces for more. Uzbekistan - The Uzbekistani President Şevket Mirziyoyev shared his condolences. (Photo courtesy of AKUT) By Talya Meyers December 7, 2020 9:10 am. Shallow M5.0 earthquake hits Turkey on December 3 2020. Thanks for contacting us. Japan will always be with the people of Turkey in overcoming these hardships,". Israel - Israeli Minister of Defense Benny Gantz said that they were ready to assist Turkey by sending a search and rescue team and a field hospital. A min… On the 30 th of October 2020, at 2:21 PM (local time), a powerful earthquake jolted the Aegean Sea, ravaging the coastal city of Izmir and the Greek island of Samos. [30][31] Turkish authorities stated that 106 people were rescued, while the local government had set up tents to house about 2,000 people overnight. This is a developing story. Taller buildings with heights of 100 to 240 meters however, did not sustain structural damages. ... 2020. The first and most destructive of the 2020 Iran–Turkey earthquakes occurred on 23 February, near Khoy in north-west Iran, close to the border with Turkey, killing 9 people in Başkale, Van. Damage proxy map (DPM) showing areas in Izmir, Turkey that were likely damaged from the earthquake in red and yellow. The epicenter was located about 14 km (9 miles) NE of Néon Karlovásion (population 6 708), Greece, 32 km (20 miles) WSW of Özdere … One woman was seen being helped from the rubble of a collapsed building. An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 struck off the coast of Turkey's Mediterranean coastal province of Antalya on Saturday, the Kandilli Observatory said. Greece - The Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias has called his counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and shared his condolences. Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency said the earthquake was centered in the Aegean at a depth of 16.5 kilometers (10.3 miles) and registered at a 6.6 magnitude. The map was derived from synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data collected before (October 18, 2020 and October 24, 2020) and after (October 30, 2020) the earthquake. Death toll rises to 36 and at least 1,607 hospitalized in Turkey earthquake By Isil Sariyuce, Hamdi Alkhshali and Amir Vera , CNN Updated 1911 GMT (0311 HKT) January 26, 2020 [11][12] The quake was reportedly felt in the Greek island of Crete, the BBC added. An AKUT search-and-rescue team works in the ruins of a building destroyed by the October 30 earthquake. [20] In Azmak, the tsunami penetrated 1.3 kilometers (0.8 miles) inland, 0.82 kilometers (0.5 miles) in Akarca, and 0.32 kilometers (0.2 miles) in Sigacik. The… A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has shaken Turkey and Greece. [15] Therefore, this earthquake is considered an intraplate earthquake due to its location. A 3-year-old girl has been rescued alive from a collapsed apartment building in Izmir, Turkey, following Friday's strong earthquake, according to Turkish state news agency Anadolu. English Situation Report on Turkey about Food and Nutrition, Health, Earthquake, Tsunami and more; published on 31 Oct 2020 by Turkish Red Crescent – Most important Earthquake Data: Magnitude : 6.8. [7] [8] In Greece, there were an additional two fatalities and nineteen minor injuries. Emergency services in both countries immediately attended the scene, as rescue efforts continued into the night. Deadly earthquake rocks western Turkey, Greece. Anadolu Turkish media said the earthquake was felt across the regions of Aegean and Marmara, where Istanbul is located. Many buildings were damaged or collapsed as a result of the earthquake, with the Church the Assumption of Mary in Karlovasi, Greece, partially collapsing, while in the Turkish city İzmir October 31, 2020. STL Sit Rep and Needs Izmir Earthquake V2, 6 Nov 2020 Format Situation Report Source. A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit western province of İzmir, Turkey on Friday October 30, 2:51 pm local time. Turkey: Earthquake – Oct 2020. A M5.0 earthquake shook Turkey’s southeastern Siirt province on Thursday morning, at 08:45 a.m. local time (0545GMT). Residents of Samos were urged to stay away from coastal areas, Eftyhmios Lekkas, head of Greece’s organization for anti-seismic planning, told Skai TV. Germany - The German embassy in Ankara has shared the following messeage from twitter "After the earthquake in Izmir, our thoughts are with the victims and their relatives.
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