The quake was centred in Duzce province, the country's disaster management agency says, with tremors felt in Istanbul, Ankara and other regions.
Citizens across Türkiye's 81 provinces and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus received an audible alert on their phones, along with a SMS notification in Turkish and English to "drop, cover, hold."
Recent aid carries 1,040 tonnes of relief goods, including food and hygiene products, from 22 non-governmental organisations from 30 Turkish provinces.
UN Secretary-General Guterres says Pakistan’s flooding is a signal to the world to step up action against the climate crisis, while Türkiye sends more planes carrying relief supplies to Karachi.
More than half a million people have been evacuated from Ukraine to Romania since Russia began its attacks, including thousands of Turkish citizens and their families.
More than 15 aid trucks contain basic needs of food and baby milk sent by the Turkish disaster management agency.
Over 750 tons of aid have reached Kabul from Türkiye’s state-run Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency.
Türkiye's state-run Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency coordinated the shipment to Afghanistan, carrying aid from 16 humanitarian organisations.
It marked the first time the airport had completely shut down due to inclement weather since it opened.
The campaign under the coordination of Turkiye's Disaster and Emergency Management is aimed to ease the rapidly growing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan.
Rescue teams working in area where Ezine Stream flows into Black Sea, local media report, more than a week after severe floods devastated parts of northwestern Turkey.
Torrential rains that pounded the Black Sea provinces of Bartin, Kastamonu and Sinop on Wednesday caused flooding that demolished homes, severed at least five bridges, swept away cars and rendered numerous roads unpassable.
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