February 6, 2023 Turkey–Syria Earthquake footages
On 6 February 2023, two powerful earthquakes struck southern and central Turkey. The first occurred 34 km west of the city of Gaziantep at 04:17 TRT, causing widespread damage in Turkey and Syria.
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Turkey and Syria on Monday morning, killing more than 2,500 people and injuring thousands.
The quake struck 23 kilometers (14.2 miles) east of Nurdagi, Turkey, the US Geological Survey said. It is one of the strongest earthquakes to hit Turkey in more than 100 years.
A series of aftershocks reverberated throughout the day. The largest, a major quake that measured 7.5 in magnitude, hit in Turkey about nine hours after the initial quake, according to the USGS.