24.11.2022 15:08 Last Update: 24.11.2022 15:10
With the earthquake in Düzce being felt in many cities, it is wondered where the fault line passed. The earthquake fault line map, active and passive fault lines, and the provinces where the fault line passes are investigated, especially after the earthquake, which poses a great danger for big cities.
Turkey Earthquake Hazard Map was renewed and published in the Official Gazette dated March 18, 2018, and entered into force on January 1, 2019. The project was supported within the scope of the National Earthquake Research Program (UDAP) carried out by the Presidency. In addition, support was provided by the Catastrophe Insurance Pool (DASK). In addition, “Turkey’s Building Earthquake Regulation” was published in the RG of the same date and entered into force simultaneously. Here are the first-degree risky regions, second-degree risky regions and third-degree risky regions in Turkey…
TURKEY FAULT LINE MAP 2022
In Turkey There are 3 major fault lines in total, namely the North Anatolian Fault Line, the East Anatolian Line and the West Anatolian Fault Line. exists. On the earthquake map provinces in red degree earthquake zone, those in pink are second-degree risk area, provinces in yellow degree earthquake zone.
PROVINCES WITH FIRST DEGREE EARTHQUAKE RISK
Izmir, Balikesir, Manisa, Mugla, Aydin, Denizli, Isparta, Usak, Bursa, Bilecik Yalova, Sakarya, Düzce, Kocaeli, Kirsehir, Bolu, Karabuk, Hatay, Bartin, Cankiri, Tokat, Amasya, Canakkale, Erzincan, Tunceli, Bingol and Muş, Hakkari, Osmaniye, Kırıkkale and Siirt.
PROVINCES WITH SECOND DEGREE EARTHQUAKE RISK
Tekirdağ, İstanbul (1st and 2nd Region), Bitlis, Kahramanmaraş, Van, Adıyaman, Şırnak, Zonguldak, Tekirdağ, Afyon, Samsun, Antalya, Erzurum, Kars, Ardahan, Batman, Iğdır, Elazığ, Diyarbakır, Adana, Eskişehir, Malatya, Kütahya, Çankırı, Uşak, Ağrı and Çorum.
PROVINCES WITH THIRD DEGREE EARTHQUAKE RISK
Eskisehir, Antalya, Tekirdag, Edirne, Sinop, Istanbul, Kastamonu, Ordu, Samsun, Giresun, Artvin, Sanliurfa, Mardin, Kilis, Adana, some regions of Gaziantep and Kahramanmaras, Sivas, Gumushane, Bayburt, Kayseri, Yozgat , Çorum, Ankara, Konya, Mersin and Nevşehir.
Least RISK PROVINCES
According to the Turkey Earthquake Map, the provinces in the fourth and fifth groups with the lowest earthquake risk are Sinop, Giresun, Trabzon, Rize, Artvin, Kırklareli, Ankara, Edirne, Adana, Nevşehir, Niğde, Aksaray, Konya and Karaman.
DOES A FAULT LINE GO UNDER MY HOUSE?
The renewed active fault lines map published by the General Directorate of Mining Technique and Research (MTA) sheds light on a lot of information about earthquake fault lines. You can find out if the fault line passes under or close to your house from the section on the official website of MTA.
MTA CURRENT ACTIVE FAULT LINES MAP
In order to query the earthquake risk and fault lines of the region you live in, you can view the active fault lines on the Earthquake Map Inquiry page by logging into the E-Government system.
CLICK HERE FOR AFAD FAY LINES MAP WITH e-GOVERNMENT LOGIN