Two earthquakes of 7.8 and 7.5 magnitudes have hit South East Türkiye and North West Syria
On Monday 6th February, two enormous 7.8 and 7.5 magnitude earthquakes struck the regions of South East Türkiye and North West Syria.
The first earthquake hit at 4.17am while many were asleep in their homes, and was followed by several aftershocks as large as 6.5 magnitude only minutes later. The provinces of Kayseri, Malatya, Adana Diyarbakır, Gaziantep and Hatay are among the 10 areas to have been impacted in the Turkish region. Tremors were felt as far as Cyprus, Egypt and Lebanon.