Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Monday near the Turkish resort of Fethiye on the Mediterranean coast, said the government department for emergency situations.
Information about the consequences of the earthquake have been reported yet.
According to a news broadcaster NTV, referring to the local authorities, death and destruction as a result of the underground no use. The earthquake itself, as noted, caused panic, many locals and tourists ran into the street.
The earthquake was felt in parts of the south and south-west of Turkey, especially in the Mediterranean area. Experts consider it "natural and residual" after a magnitude 6 quake, which occurred in the same area on June 10.