METU-EERC preliminary report on the Pazarcık (Kahramanmaraş) Mw 7.7 and Elbistan (Kahramanmaraş) Mw 7.6 earthquakes has been published
According to the data released by AFAD (Disaster and Emergency Management Authority), on 6 February 2023 at 01.17 (UTC) and 10.24 (UTC), two earthquakes with a magnitude of Mw 7.7 (8.6 km depth) and Mw 7.6 (7.6 km depth) occurred in Pazarcık (Kahramanmaraş) and Elbistan (Kahramanmaraş). As a result of the detailed field studies carried out by EERC academicians, a preliminary report was prepared that reveals the seismological, geotechnical, and structural effects of earthquakes. You can access the report from this link. A comprehensive report on two major earthquakes affecting a very large area will be published shortly.