Earthquake in Turkey on February 23 2020 09:42 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Geo Geophysical (inc. landslide)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Minor Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EQ-20200223-70703-TUR
Event type Earthquake
Date/Time February 23 2020 09:42 AM (UTC)
Last update February 25 2020 10:57 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Great Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Asia
Country Turkey
County / State
Area province of Van
Coordinate 38.37, 43.72
Open Location Code: 8HC59P99+58   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 9
Injured person(s) 100
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0