Earthquake shakes Turkey’s southern coast

Earthquake with magnitude 5.2 occurs in Turkey’s southern Mediterranean coast

Photo by: AA
Photo by: AA

According to data from the Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute, an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 hit Turkey’s southern mediterranean coast on Thursday.

The earthquake occurred off the shore of Mersin province at 1:00am.

Other provinces in the region such as Adana, Hatay, Mersin, Osmaniye, Kahramanmaras and Gaziantep were among the areas which felt the quake.

A number of citizens left their homes and poured to the streets after the earthquake.

No damage or injuries have been reported yet.

TRTWorld, AA