1938 Kırşehir earthquake

1938 Kırşehir earthquake
1938 Kırşehir earthquake is located in Turkey
1938 Kırşehir earthquake
UTC time??
ISC event
USGS-ANSS
Date *19 April 1938 (1938-04-19)
Local date
Local time
Magnitude6.7 Ms[1]
Depth33 km
Epicenter39°24′N 33°48′E / 39°24′N 33°48′E / 39.4; 33.8
Areas affectedTurkey
Max. intensityIX (Violent)[2]
Casualties224
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The 1938 Kırşehir earthquake occurred at 12:59 local time on 19 April. It had an estimated magnitude of 6.7 and a maximum intensity of IX (Violent) on the Mercalli intensity scale, causing 224 casualties.