1951 Kurşunlu earthquake
|UTC time||1951-08-13 18:33:38|
|Local date||13 August 1951|
|Max. intensity||IX (Violent)|
|Casualties||50 killed, 3,354 injured|
The 1951 Kurşunlu earthquake occurred at 18:33 GMT (20:33 local time) on 13 August near Kurşunlu, Çankırı Province, Central Anatolia Region, Turkey. The earthquake was one of a series of major and intermediate quakes that have occurred in modern times along the North Anatolian Fault since 1939.
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- Boğaziçi Üniversitesi. "Bogazici University Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute National Earthquake Monitoring Center (NEMC) List of earthquakes 1900–2004 (Büyük Depremler)". (in Turkish)
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