5.5-magnitude quake shakes southeastern Turkey

5.5-magnitude quake shakes southeastern Turkey

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5.5-magnitude quake shakes southeastern Turkey

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An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 shook the southeastern province of Şırnak at 8:52 a.m. today, private broadcaster NTV reported on its website.  

The quake happened at a depth of 5.4 kilometers with its epicenter located in the Silopi-Pınarönü district.  

Estimations of physical injuries or property damage are not known at this time.

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