March 8: Rescue workers and people remove rubble from a destroyed house in Okcular village in the eastern province of Elazig, Turkey. Stone and mud-brick homes and the minarets of mosques were toppled in six of the region's villages.
March 8: The map locates the epicenter of earthquake in Turkey.
March 8: Emergency workers lift the lifeless body of an elderly man from rubble in Elazig Province.
March 8: Emergency workers prepare to help in rescue efforts. Local people shelter themselves under blankets.
March 8: Emergency workers and local people clear what's left of their villages to reach victims of the earthquake.
March 8: Emergency workers and local people search for victims under the rubble.
An early morning earthquake in Turkey's Elazig province killed an estimated 51 people and destroyed brick and stone buildings. See how local people are coping in wake the 2010's third massive earthquake.