Turkey says survey vessel collects 8,149 km seismic data in Mediterranean

The Turkish seismic survey vessel Oruc Reis has so far collected a total of 8,149 km seismic data in the Mediterranean Sea, Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Ministry announced on Saturday.

The ministry said in a tweet that Oruc Reis, which began its operation on Aug. 10, has been carrying out its activities as part of the “Demre 2B Seismic Data Collection Project.”

It also noted that the works would be completed on Nov. 29 after collecting another 2,806 km of data.