Duzce-Kaynasli Türkiye 1999 (KOERI)

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Event ID
199911121657
Event name
Duzce-Kaynasli
Country
Türkiye
World region
Asia
Epicentral coordinates (long/lat)
POINT(31.21 40.79)
WKT GIS format
GEMECD contributing partner
KOERI
Event narrative

The Düzce earthquake occurred on 12 November 1999 at 18.57 local time (16.57 UTC) with a magnitude of 7.2, causing damage and 763 fatalities in Duzce, Bolu, Eskisehir, Yalova and Zonguldak, Turkey. The epicenter was approx. 100 km (62 mi) to the east of the moment magnitude 7.4, 1999 İzmit earthquake of 17 August, 1999, which killed over 17,000 people. The earthquake occurred on the North Anatolian Fault.

Date of occurrence (UTC)
1999-12-11
date
Time of occurrence (UTC)
16:57:00
time
Date of occurrence (local)
1999-12-11
date
Time of occurrence (local)
18:57:00
time
Day of the week (local)
Friday
Magnitude
7.2
Magnitude units
Moment (Mw)
Focal depth
11
km
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Overview data
Loss: Human Casualty
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People injured
4948
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A total number of 85368 people were affected by the earthquake


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People killed
763
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People killed due to ground shaking
763
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People missing due to tsunami
0
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0
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People missing due to fire following
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People killed due to fire following
0
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People missing due to slope failures
0
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People killed due to slope failures
0
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Loss: Building damage
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Number of dwellings destroyed by shaking
35519
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A total number of 35519 dwellings are heavy damaged


Number of dwellings damaged by shaking
97977
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A total number of 46977 of 97977 dwellings are moderate damaged and the rest is light damaged


Loss: Socioeconomic
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Insured loss
40
million US$
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Demographics
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