The 6.8 magnitude quake hit the Elazig province, which is around 340 miles east of the capital Ankara, at around 8:55 p.m. local time on Friday.
Ankara has previously renamed streets in order to make a political point against its rivals.
The Turkish government voted to rename the street on which a future U.S. embassy will sit after American civil rights leader Malcolm X.
Russian media have worked to promote tensions between Turkey and NATO, encouraged Ankara to support Russian actions in Eurasia and the Middle East and influenced the country's internal political development to transform it into a "more compliant partner."
The new law is again stoking fears of new restrictions on freedom of expression.
They had hoped to sell the material to an unknown buyer.
The Interior Ministry of Turkey said security forces and the military arrested up to 4,698 in the past week.
An outbreak of hostilities would drive a stake directly into the heart of NATO.
The Boeing 737-800 departed the Turkish capital of Ankara earlier in the day.
There are now more journalists imprisoned in Turkey than in any other country in the world.
Fifteen universities, 1,000 schools, 28 TV channels, 66 newspapers, 19 magazines, 36 radio stations, 26 publishing houses, and five news agencies have been shut.
"Singing the national anthem in a disturbing way" is one of the latest prohibitions to hit the Turkish capital, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan consolidates power.
The latest visa move targets a key NATO ally and undermines an already tense relationship.
Erdogan is holding Brunson hostage in hopes the US will turn over a Muslim cleric living in Pennsylvania.
The messages were printed in a hotel in the Taksim district of Turkey's largest city.
Transportation Minister Ahmet Arslan says new security measures will lead the U.S. to lift the ban.
Did I write about his corruption? Yes. Did I write about his crackdown on political dissent? Yes.
Police said that nine people were injured and one is in a critical condition.
The ban came after two site entries accused Turkey of links to Islamist militant groups.
The Turkish leader earlier urged more Muslims to visit the city to support the Palestinians' claim to contested site.
No democratic leader congratulated Erdogan on his win except Trump.
The Netherlands drama is inspired by Erdogan's perpetual quest for enemies.