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Earthquake History for December 18th

  •  M5.9 - Turkey, 1901

    Hundreds of houses damaged at Ayvalik. Damage also occurred on Chios (Khios). It was felt from Istanbul to Aydin and Samos. The epicenter was offshore in the Edremit Gulf.
    From N.N. Ambraseys and C.F. Finkel, Seismicity of Turkey and neighbouring regions, 1899-1915, Annales Geophysicae, 1987, 5B (6), p. 701-726.

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