4.4 quake strikes Turkey, shakes up Istanbul, no injuries

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
October 3, 2010 22:41

ISTANBUL — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.4 struck northwestern Turkey but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

The Istanbul-based Kandilli seismology center says the quake occurred at 8:49 p.m. (1749 GMT) Sunday. Its epicenter was in the Sea of Marmara.The quake was felt in Istanbul, Turkey's largest city.


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