April 14
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A magnitude 5.1 earthquake has struck Turkey, Turkey's emergency management agency AFAD said.

The epicenter of the earthquake was in the Menderes district in Izmir.

The tremors were recorded at 08:19 local time.

The tremor was recorded at a depth of 8.5 kilometers underground.

"Our governor has not received any negative news regarding the 5.1 magnitude earthquake that occurred as of August 19, centered in the Aegean Sea - Kusadasi - Menderes Bay. I wish all our citizens a speedy recovery," the Izmir Governor's Office said in a statement.

At the same time, AFAD said there was no "negative situation" following the earthquake.

"Field scanning works continue and our teams are on alert. We wish our affected citizens a speedy recovery," the statement said.

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