We woke up on the morning of February 6th with the very bad news we received as a country. of Kahramanmaraş Pazarcik An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.7 occurred in the district of 04:17 at around 04:17 in the morning and this earthquake affected 10 provinces. Turkey could not digest this news yet, the second bad news came. When the clocks showed 13.17, there was another 7.6 earthquake and the destruction increased even more. The epicenter of the second earthquake was announced as Elbistan this time.
Districts of Istanbul with the lowest and highest earthquake risk
Hatay, Gaziantep, Malatya, Adana, Diyarbakır, with the epicenter being Kahramanmaraş, Adiyaman, Sanliurfa The earthquakes, which seriously affected our provinces, such as these, caused us to experience the destruction from the highest curtain. After the earthquakes in question, the Istanbul earthquake, which has been expected for 23 years, once again came to mind. While the questions of when the earthquake will happen to the experts were asked, Prof. Dr. Naci Görür stated that Istanbul played the overtime. But which districts of Istanbul have the least earthquake risk?
Gaziosmanpaşa is one of the districts with the least earthquake risk in Istanbul. Also, Kagithane Sultangazi, Cekmekoy, Esenler, Şişli, Sultanbeyli, Beyoğlu, Arnavutköy, Maslak, Başakşehir and parts of Sarıyer far from the coast stand out as the most earthquake-resistant places.
But where are the districts of Istanbul with the highest earthquake risk? Especially Silivri, Küçükçekmece, Büyükçekmece, Zeytinburnu, Esenkent, Beylikdüzü, Avcılar, Ataköy, Florya, Fenerbahçe, Ambarli ve Haramidere Places such as these are shown as high risk.