Strong Earthquake Strikes off Coast of Turkey

June 12, 2017, Monday @ 20:34 in World » EUROPE | Views: 120
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An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 struck near the coast of Western Turkey on Monday, a European earthquake monitor said, Euronews reported.

The epicentre of the quake was located some 84 km (52 miles) northwest of the Aegean coastal province of Izmir, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said on its website.

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