It's about a 6.0 on the Richter Scale, little more than 50 people unfortunately died. 5.9-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Turkey - Associated Content - associatedcontent.com Man what the hell is going on? First there was -Haiti -Japan -Chile -Taiwan -Argentina -Now Turkey Maybe I'm just being paranoid. It just seems a bit strange to me that all these major quakes are happening a few weeks apart. For some of the Geology/Astronomy geeks here this wouldn't have anything to do with Earth's 26,000 year wobble would it? Or is it too soon for that? Still looking up some more info.