He was almost knocked over by the aftershock that followed, but he kept his ground as dust blasted by at hurricane speeds.
The quake, measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale, was followed by an aftershock measuring 5.5.
Yesterday, we had a tremor that they said was an aftershock from a big earthquake that devastated Turkey.
These maps graphically illustrate the change in earthquake probability during aftershock and possible foreshock sequences.
Was there a new earthquake or an aftershock , which possibly could be triggering more tsunami waves?
It was followed by four aftershocks , one of which almost matched the intensity of the first quake, registering 5.2 on the Richter scale.
He was referring to the aftershocks that invariably follow a large temblor, or main shock.
Eventually these gaps are filled by large earthquakes and their aftershocks .
Experts say more aftershocks are possible, but they are unlikely to be strong enough to cause more serious damage.
Friday's earthquake and the aftershocks have injured 559 people.