Nature: Earthquake: Turkey 2011/10/23
|born on||23 October 2011 at 13:41 (= 1:41 PM )|
|Place||Van, Turkey, 38n37, 43e29|
|Timezone||EET h2e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||29°43' 12°37 Asc. 28°17'|
Turkist earthquake of 7.2 magnitude, killing over 500 people and injuring many more. The town of Ercis was reported to be the worst hit. Wintry rain and snow impeded rescue efforts and added to the woes of survivors who were made homeless in the earthquake.
PT quokes USGS for coordinates at the epicenter, 16 km (9 miles) NNE of Van, Turkey
- Mundane : Disasters : Natural Disasters (earthquake 7.2)