Friday, October 28, 2011

4.5 Magnitude Earthquake EASTERN TURKEY - 28th Oct 2011

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake has struck Eastern Turkey at a depth of 5 km ( 3.1 miles), the quake hit at 16:34:11 UTC Friday 28th October 2011.
The epicenter was 43 km ( 26 miles) Northeast of Van, Turkey

575 Dead - 2608 Injured and hundreds more Missing
over 200 Prisoners have escaped after setting fire to their cells as the guards refused to let them out.

** Over 550 aftershocks since the Initial earthquake