1957 Abant earthquake

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1957 Abant earthquake
1957 Abant earthquake is located in Turkey
1957 Abant earthquake
Date 26 May 1957 (1957-05-26)
Magnitude 7.1 Ms
Epicenter 40°42′N 30°54′E / 40.7°N 30.9°E / 40.7; 30.9Coordinates: 40°42′N 30°54′E / 40.7°N 30.9°E / 40.7; 30.9[1]
Areas affected Turkey
Max. intensity IX[2]
Casualties 52

The 1957 Abant earthquake occurred at 08:33 on 26 May. The earthquake had an estimated magnitude of 7.1 and a maximum felt intensity of IX (violent) on the Mercalli intensity scale, causing 52 casualties.

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