Another quake hits western Turkey

Another quake hits western Turkey

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake rattled Manisa province in western Turkey this morning.

The quake occurred at 05.43 local time, according to the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). 

It struck at a depth of 7 kilometers, Anadolu Agency reported.

No casualties were observed according to initial reports.

On February 23, eastern Turkey was shaken by a magnitude 5.9 quake near its border with Iran which killed nine people and left 50 others injured.