Details Sites
Name Sarkoy
Site added 2008-04-07 11:51:00
Year of investigation 2000
Country Turkey
Region Marmara Region
Province Tekirdag
Site type Point
Time all 2350
Latitude 40.6086
Longitude 27.0894
Datum --
Elevation 3
Previous elevation
Distance 200
Previous distance
Geomorphic setting Fluvial plain
Site Type
  • Exploratory trench
Site description The site is on the coastal plain of Sarkoy, in the west of the town.
Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 1002±34 [991, 1039] 2324±26 [-401, -386] AD 990
Event n° 2 1002±34 [991, 1039] 2324±26 [-401, -386] 02 Feb. 1039
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Minoura K., F. Imamura, U. Kuran, T. Nakamura, G.A. Papadopoulos, D. Sugawara, T. Takahashi And A.C. Yalciner 2005 A Tsunami Generated by a Possible Submarine Slide: Evidence for Slope Failure Triggered by the North Anatolian Fault Movement Natural Hazards