5.6 Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Iran

Environment | October 21, 2019, Monday // 17:08|  views


A 5.6 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale has struck southern Iran. Preliminary reports indicate that the outbreak of the earthquake is at a depth of 2 km in the province of Hormozgan, near the town of Bandar-e Lenge.

There are no reports of damage or injuries so far, BGNES reports.
The country is located on large seismic faults and often experiences earthquakes, some of which are quite severe.

Tags: Iran, Earthquake, Richter scale


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