Sunday, November 27, 2005

Earthquake shakes Turkey's Malatya province

ANKARA, Nov 26 (Xinhuanet) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 on the Richter scale shook Turkey's central province of Malatya on Saturday.

No casualty was reported.

Semi-official Anatolia News Agency quoted officials of an observatory center as saying that the quake occurred at 17:56 p.m.(1556 GMT) and that the epicenter of the quake was at the Poturge town of Malatya.

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See also: Another mild quake measuring 5.3 rattles Malatya (Cihan)

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