The Sea of Marmara was shaken by two moderate earthquakes on Wednesday morning.
According to a statement made by the Prime Ministry's Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD), an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.7 struck Marmara Ereglisi, near the city of Tekirdag at 6:21 a.m. and the same region was soon after hit by another quake with a magnitude of 4.1.
The statement added that earthquakes are observed 24/7 in the region and that the epicenter of Wednesday morning's quake was 20 kilometers off of Marmara's Ereğlisi coast. There have not been any casualties reported in the quakes.
CihanLast Mod: 27 Kasım 2013, 16:01