1983 Erzurum earthquake

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1983 Erzurum earthquake
1983 Erzurum earthquake is located in Turkey
1983 Erzurum earthquake
Date 30 October 1983 (1983-10-30)
Magnitude 6.9 Ms[1]
Depth 12 km
Epicenter 40°19′48″N 42°11′13″E / 40.330°N 42.187°E / 40.330; 42.187Coordinates: 40°19′48″N 42°11′13″E / 40.330°N 42.187°E / 40.330; 42.187
Areas affected Turkey
Max. intensity VIII[2]
Tsunami No
Landslides Yes
Casualties 1,342

The 1983 Erzurum earthquake occurred in Turkey on 30 October 1983 at 07:12 local time (04:12 UTC).[3] It was an Ms 6.9 earthquake.[4]

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