This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
Thursday, June 07, 2012 at 20:54:27 UTC
Thursday, June 07, 2012 at 11:54:27 PM at epicenter
Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
10 km (6.2 miles)
37 km (22 miles) ESE of Tekirdag, Turkey
91 km (56 miles) WSW of Istanbul, Turkey
120 km (74 miles) NW of Bursa, Turkey
426 km (264 miles) SSE of BUCHAREST, Romania
horizontal +/- 12.6 km (7.8 miles); depth +/- 2.7 km (1.7 miles)
April 16, 2012
Israel has responded to word from Istanbul on Saturday that Iran and Western diplomats have decided to continue talks on Iran’s nuclear program.
Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator, Saeed Jalili, gives a press conference Saturday in Istanbul.
On Sunday, Channel 10 in Israel “broadcast a detailed report on how Israel will go about attacking Iran’s nuclear facilities in the event that diplomacy and sanctions fail and Israel decides to carry out a [...]
A chronically ill schoolgirl has been given a new lease of life after both her mum and her dad each donated part of their lungs for a rare live transplant operation.
Tugce Basar, 15, suffers from Cystic Fibrosis which causes inflammation of the airways. The teenager had been hospitalised for nearly a year in Istanbul, Turkey, after both her lungs filled with mucus and stopped working properly.
Determined: Tugce Basar received part of a [...]
When I get into a discussion with friends and family about the future of the planet, I first ask them to Google earth the following citys, I tell them to zoom in close then slowly pull back on each city, after they complete that task we usually have a more au fait conversation.
Shanghai, China 13.3 million
Mumbai (Bombay), India 12.6 million
Buenos Aires, Argentina 11.92 million
Moscow, Russia 11.3 million
Karachi, Pakistan 10.9 million
Delhi, India 10.4 million
Manila, Philippines 10.3 million
Sao Paulo, Brazil 10.26 million
VIENNA (AP) — Three days of protracted negotiations held under the specter of war highlighted the diplomatic difficulties ahead for nations intent on ensuring that Iran is not developing nuclear weapons.
In a statement Thursday that was less than dramatic, six world powers avoided any bitter criticism of Iran and said diplomacy – not war – is the best way forward.
The cautious wording that emerged from a weeklong meeting of [...]
In an exclusive interview, an engineer working to unlock the secrets of the captured RQ-170 Sentinel says they exploited a known vulnerability and tricked the US drone into landing in Iran.
By Scott Peterson, Staff writer, Payam Faramarzi*, Correspondent / December 15, 2011
This photo released on Thursday, Dec. 8, by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, claims to show US RQ-170 Sentinel drone which Tehran says its forces downed last week, as the chief of [...]
From PressTV: “Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad strongly criticizes US economic policies, saying that the paper currency created by the American government is taking a heavy toll on the global economy.” In an address to the fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries in Istanbul, Turkey, on Monday, Ahmadinejad said that the cash injected into the global economy in the form valueless US dollars [...]
While American drivers are spooked by $4-per-gallon gasoline prices in the U.S., they may be shell-shocked on other continents like Europe. In London, gas was $8.17 per gallon in March, and in Istanbul, Turkey the price was $9.63, according to DailyFinance.
Leah McGrath Goodman, author of “The Asylum: The Renegades Who Hijacked the World’s Oil Market,” said at least two factors contribute to the variance in global gas prices. First, countries [...]