Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Türkiye’s Goksun

No casualties have been reported so far
<p>Photo: AFP/File</p>

Photo: AFP/File

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake Saturday hit central Türkiye at a depth of 6 kilometers, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

According to details, the quake hit 6 km South-West of the Goksun district at around 10:44 am (UTC 05:30).

The epicenter of the earthquake was, reportedly, at 37.974°N and 36.448°E respectively.

No casualties have been reported so far.

Turkey is still grappling with the aftermath of the massive earthquake that rocked the country and Syria in the first week of February.

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The earthquake, measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale, struck Southern Turkey in the wee hours of 6 February (4.17 a.m.), with its epicentre located in the Pazarcik district of Kahramanmaras province.

The quake had a widespread impact, affecting several neighboring provinces including Adiyaman, Hatay, Kahramanmaras, Kilis, Osmaniye, Gaziantep, Malatya, Sanliurfa, Diyarbakir, Elazig, and Adana.



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