10 most earthquake vulnerable cities on Earth - Istanbul, Turkey • Earth.com

Last update: December 12th, 2019 at 8:00 am

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey is positioned near the center of the North Anatolian fault zone. The Marmara section of the fault zone which includes Istanbul is known to rupture every 250 years and the last earthquake was in 1766. Scientists say that a massive earthquake could strike any day.

Fresh News coming
your way, Weekly

The biggest news about our planet
delivered to you each day