The National Center for Seismology (NCS) says that on Thursday morning, there was a 4.1 magnitude earthquake in Afghanistan. At 2:35 a.m., 267 km east of Faizabad, there was an earthquake. At the moment, there are no reports of people dying or property being damaged.
After causing a lot of damage in Turkey and Syria in the past, earthquake tremors continue to pose a threat to a lot of countries. The National Center for Seismology (NCS) says that a quake with a magnitude of 4.1 happened in Afghanistan on Thursday morning. At 2:35 a.m., 267 km east of Faizabad, there was an earthquake. At the moment, there are no reports of people dying or property being damaged.
When talking about Turkey, on February 28, 22 days after the damage, there was another strong earthquake in the south-east. When the ground shook, 29 buildings fell down there. One person died because of the earthquake, and it hurt more than 69 other people. The Richter scale said that this earthquake was 5.6 on the scale of 1 to 10.
Hayatap, who runs the Anilum Welfare Charity in the area where the earthquake happened, said that when the quake hit, a building in the town of Malatya fell on top of a car. But the people in the car had already left the building before it fell down. The February 6 earthquake in Turkey has caused a lot of damage there. More than 50,000 people have died so far.
In the past, on February 6, there were earthquake tremors in Turkey. At 4:17 a.m., I felt the first jolt. On the Richter scale, it had a magnitude of 7.8. The earthquake’s center was in the southern part of Turkey, in the city of Gaziantep. Before people could get over the first one, another one happened soon after. It was 6.4 on the Richter scale, so it was pretty strong. This time of shaking from earthquakes did not end here. After this, there was a 6.5 magnitude shock.