According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center, the earthquake was registered in the east of the country.

Earlier it was reported that as a result of the earthquake that occurred in Turkey on February 6, 3381 people died.

Head of the Laboratory of Seismic Hazard of the Institute of Physics of the Earth named after V.I.

O. Yu. Schmidt of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Alexei Zavyalov, in an interview with Komsomolskaya Pravda radio, said that such a powerful earthquake that occurred on February 6 in southeastern Turkey had not been for almost a century and a half.