Magnitude 4.7 earthquake jolts eastern Turkey
The tremor occurred at a depth of 6.94 kilometers (4.3 miles) in the Pütürge district at 11:27 a.m. local time (0827GMT), the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said.
It was also felt in surrounding areas of Gaziantep, Şanlıurfa, and Adıyaman provinces.
Aydın Baruş, governor of Malatya, said there have been no reports of casualties or property damage so far.
“Gendarmerie and AFAD teams are out in the area and we are closely monitoring the situation,” he told Anadolu Agency.