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  1. Turkey Earthquake 2023

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  4. Car shakes as earthquake strikes Türkiye’s Hatay

  5. Earthquake Death Toll Passes 46,000

  6. Türkiye marks 6 months after devastating quakes



    On 6 February 2023, Türkiye and Syria were hit by a series of devastating earthquakes. A 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck the south-eastern region of Türkiye, Kahramanmaraş,

  2. 2023 Turkey-Syria earthquakes

    On 6 February 2023, at 04:17 TRT (01:17 UTC), a M w 7.8 earthquake struck southern and central Turkey and northern and western Syria.The epicenter was 37 km (23 mi) west-northwest of Gaziantep. The earthquake had a maximum Mercalli intensity of XII (Extreme) around the epicenter and in Antakya.It was followed by a M w 7.7 earthquake at 13:24. This earthquake was centered 95 km (59 mi) north ...

  3. Turkey-Syria earthquake: what scientists know

    A magnitude-7.8 earthquake hit southeastern Turkey and parts of Syria in the early hours of the morning of 6 February. At least 17,000 people are known to have lost their lives, with thousands ...

  4. What We Know About the Earthquake in Turkey and Syria

    Published Feb. 10, 2023 Updated Feb. 24, 2023. The 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck southern Turkey and northern Syria in early February killed tens of thousands of people, flattened wide ...

  5. Intelligent assessment of building damage of 2023 Turkey-Syria ...

    A catastrophic Mw7.8 earthquake hit southeast Turkey and northwest Syria on February 6th, 2023, leading to more than 44 k deaths and 160 k building collapses. The interpretation of earthquake ...

  6. PDF Earthquake response in Türkiye and Whole of Syria

    Earthquake response in Türkiye andffWhole of Syria Current situation and impact on health A 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck at 04:17 local time on 6 February 2023, with its epicentre located in Pazarcık district in Kahramanmaraş province, Türkiye. Over 1200 aftershocks have since been reported. These are Türkiye' s most powerful

  7. Türkiye: 2023 Earthquakes Situation Report No. 2, As of 19 February

    SITUATION OVERVIEW. At 4:17 a.m. on 6 February 2023, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck close to Gaziantep city in southern Türkiye - the most powerful earthquake recorded in the country since 1939. A second earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 occurred some nine hours later, with its epicentre only around 70 kilometres from the first ...

  8. Türkiye: 2023 Earthquakes Situation Report No. 16, as of 27 April 2023

    The Flash Appeal for US$1 billion to assist 5.2 million people affected by the earthquakes is 30.2 per cent funded, receiving $303.6 million as of 27 April 2023, including $10 million allocated by the Central Emergency Response Fund. The response to the earthquakes in Türkiye continues to be led by the Government of Türkiye in coordination ...

  9. Earthquake in Syria and Turkey February 2023

    On 6 February 2023, south-eastern Turkey and northern Syrian were hit by the most powerful earthquake in the region for over 80 years. This was quickly followed by a further earthquake and hundreds of aftershocks. While the situation is still developing, widespread destruction has been reported. On 18 February 2023, more than 46,000 people have ...

  10. 2023 Turkey-Syria Earthquake

    On Feb. 6, 2023, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake occurred in southern Turkey near the northern border of Syria. This quake was followed approximately nine hours later by a magnitude 7.5 earthquake located around 59 miles (95 kilometers) to the southwest.. The first earthquake was the most devastating to hit earthquake-prone Turkey in more than 20 years and was as strong as one in 1939, the most ...

  11. Earthquake Damage in Türkiye Estimated to Exceed $34 billion: World

    ANKARA, February 27, 2023— The two very large earthquakes of February 6 caused an estimated $34.2 billion in direct physical damages in Türkiye, the equivalent of 4% of the country's 2021 GDP, according to a World Bank rapid damage assessment report released today. The report also acknowledges that recovery and reconstruction costs will be ...

  12. Lesson Plan: The Devastating Earthquake in Turkey and Syria

    Lesson Overview. A 7.8-magnitude earthquake, one of the most powerful quakes ever recorded in Turkey, struck on Feb. 6, killing over 40,000 people and devastating a densely populated region of ...

  13. Case study: The 2023 Türkiye-Syria earthquake

    This article provides a case study of the massive and tragic earthquake that occurred in Türkiye, and the bordering country of Syria, in February 2023. Earthquakes are not uncommon in this part of the world. However, the one that happened on 6 February 2023 had a magnitude of 7.8 and was the deadliest and strongest recorded in Türkiye since ...

  14. 2023 Turkey and Syria earthquake: Facts, FAQs, how to help

    Fast facts: 2023 Turkey-Syria earthquake. On February 6, 2023, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked southeast Turkey near the Syrian border, with thousands of aftershocks. In Syria, the earthquake exacerbated the effects of the ongoing war, deepening the crisis for approximately 3.7 million children.

  15. PDF 2023 Turkiye Earthquake Disaster Brief

    GLIDE N° EQ-2023-000015-TUR - EUROPE-REGION FEBRUARY 2023. DISASTER OVERVIEW. An earthquake of 7.7 magnitude occurred in Turkiye at 04:17 am on 6 February 2023, followed by 312 aftershocks; an additional separate earthquake of 7.65 magnitude occurred at 13:24 PM on the same day. The earthquakes occurred at the peak of the winter season, and is ...

  16. The 6 February 2023 Türkiye Earthquake Sequence as Detected in the

    On 6 February 2023, a series of large earthquakes struck Turkey and Northern Syria. The main earthquake of Mw 7.8 occurred at 01:17:34 UTC and was followed by the three notable (Mw > 5.5) aftershocks within the next 18 min.

  17. Technology and Disaster Relief: The Türkiye-Syria Earthquake Case Study

    This chapter examines how technology has been used in relief efforts following the devastating earthquakes that struck southeast Turkey and northern and western Syria in February 2023. With over 50,000 deaths and 100,000 injuries, the earthquakes presented one of the worst disasters of the century, requiring significant aid and relief efforts. Examples of AI and social media use cases in ...

  18. PDF Earthquake in Syria and Turkey February 2023

    Web, Turkey/Syria: earthquakes—Feb 2023, accessed 20 February 2023 . 5 UNOCHA, North west Syria: Situation report, 13 February 2023 6 WHO, Flash appeal earthquake response, 12 February 2023, p2 7 UN, Aid convoys will keep crossing into Syria […], 17 February 2023 8 Earthquake could cost Turkey up to $84 billion—business group

  19. Turkey-Earthquake: Emergency Situation Report (17.02.2023)

    A devastating earthquake of 7.8 on the Richter scale hit Southern Turkey in the early hours of 6 February (4.17 a.m.), with epicenter in the Pazarcık district of Kahramanmaras province. The ...

  20. The 2023 Turkey-Syria earthquake

    The 2023 Turkey-Syria earthquake. In this GEO unit you'll learn about the earthquake that struck near the city of Gaziantep, Turkey, on 6 February 2023, understanding the causes, effects and the severe and extensive impact of the event on people in both Turkey and Syria. BACK To GCSE Menu.

  21. The 2023 Turkey Syria Earthquake

    The 2023 Turkey Syria Earthquake 11 February 2023 / 0 Comments / in Featured , Geography in the news , News / by Anthony Bennett We're collating resources to support teachers covering the recent devastating earthquake in Turkey.

  22. What to know about the big quake that hit Turkey and Syria

    The quake hit at depth of 11 miles (18 kilometers) and was centered in southern Turkey, near the northern border of Syria, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Many aftershocks rocked the two ...

  23. Geosciences

    A joint analysis of solar wind, geomagnetic field, and earthquake catalog data showed that before the catastrophic M = 7.8 and M = 7.5 Kahramanmaras earthquake sequence on 6 February 2023, a closed strong magnetic storm occurred on 7 November 2022, SYM/H = −117 nT. The storm started at 08:04 UT. At this time, the high-latitudinal part of Turkey's longitudinal region of future epicenters ...

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    Their efforts led to the creation of one of Turkey's top universities, the establishment of schools and rehabilitation centers, post 2023 earthquake humanitarian shelter and facilities, nationwide campaigns, and an internationally recognized educational training initiative for young children, among other achievements. ... A case study by ...

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    Warning: this episode contains strong language, descriptions of explicit content and sexual harassment. A disturbing new problem is sweeping American schools: Students are using artificial ...