5.2 Earthquake Hits Turkey; Tremor Felt in Cyprus

Turkey has woken up to a 5.2 magnitude earthquake rocking the country this morning, around 92km from the popular tourist city of Antalya on the south coast of the country.

The quake was felt also in Cyprus where local media report that people evacuated buildings.

The epicenter of the earthquake is said to have taken place 66 km south of popular resort Tekirova in the area of the town of Döşemealtı, Greater Antalya.

The quake struck around 93.9 km (58.4 mi) south-southeast of Greater Antalya.

Initial reports from the US Geological Survey (USGS) state the depth of the quake is around 58.8km.

At present there are no reports of injuries or damage in Turkey and Cyprus