Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes off Turkey’s Mediterranean coast

An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 struck off the coast of Turkey’s Mediterranean coastal province of Antalya on Saturday, the Kandilli Observatory said.

The earthquake occurred at a depth of 93.3 km (58 miles), it said, after revising the magnitude up from 5.4.

Turkish media said the earthquake was felt in Antalya and neighboring provinces. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage to buildings.

On Thursday, a magnitude 5 earthquake has struck Turkey’s southeastern city of Siirt, according to Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.

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