Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits Iran

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Published: 2021-10-04 14:09

Last Updated: 2021-10-20 04:14


Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits Iran
Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits Iran

Monday, a magnitude 5.5 earthquake hit the western region of Iran.

According to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center, the earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km, at a latitude (32.35 north) and longitude (49.80 east).

The center confirmed that the epicenter of the earthquake struck 99 km west of Shahr-e-Kord, southwest of Isfahan, and 66 km north-east of the city of Suleiman Mosque.

No material or human damage was reported.