Istanbul getting ready for major earthquake
Jan01

Istanbul getting ready for major earthquake

The precise time and place of an earthquake cannot be predicted – that is what you will hear from any seismologist. But they can state with confidence in which areas there is a very high probability of a big earthquake, within a few decades. There has been an average of one big earthquake every century in Istanbul for the past 1,500 years. The last one was in 1894. By any reckoning, the city is due for another. “In the...

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