Posted 8 февраля 08:34

Published 8 февраля 08:34

Modified 8 февраля 09:03

Updated 8 февраля 09:03

A new earthquake has occurred in the central part of Turkey

8 февраля 2023, 08:34
The magnitude of the tremor on February 8 is 4.8.

According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center, another earthquake occurred in the central part of Turkey on February 8. It was recorded at 10.48 local time, 85 km northwest of the city of Kahramanmarash, where 376 thousand people live. This city is the epicenter of a devastating earthquake in Turkey. The hearth lay at a depth of 40 km .

Meanwhile, the number of victims of the earthquake that occurred in Turkey and Syria on February 6 exceeded 8,700 people. More than eight thousand people managed to get out of the ruins alive. Rescue work continues. More than 60 thousand rescuers are currently involved in the analysis of the rubble, with heavy equipment and helicopters at their disposal.