December 19, 2014
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - A magnitude-6 earthquake has struck in the Mediterranean Sea, south of the Turkish province of Antalya. No damage or casualties have been reported.
The Istanbul-based Kandilli seismology center says the earthquake was centered some about 52 miles (84 kilometers) southwest of the holiday resort of Alanya. It was also felt in the neighboring province of Mersin and on the island of Cyprus.
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center said the quake measured 5.9.