Sunday, October 23, 2011

An Earthquake Shakes Turkey on Sunday...

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake shook Eastern Turkey early Sunday. As of Sunday afternoon, 85 people lost their lives. The map above shows where the earthquake started (indicated by the darker cirles) and how far out trembles were felt in region (light colored circle of blue).

Here is raw video from CBS News shortly after the quake hit.

1 comment:

  1. Prayers for the good people in Turkey. We know how such incidents can change the course of your life. Therefore, we wish you all the strength you need now to go through this difficult times. I also urge the readers to be mature in their comments and not to be petty. We should stand together at this moment and show our support for the people in Turkey. It's the right thing to do. Take care folks