Minor Earthquake Shakes Central Iranian Cities
A moderate earthquake rocked the central Iranian cities of Naein and Ardestan and their vicinities in Isfahan province early Monday, but caused no damage or casualties.
According to IRNA, the epicenter of the quake, measuring 3.2 degrees on the Richter scale, was placed at 150 kilometers east of Isfahan when it occurred at 5:50 [local time], said an official at the provincial natural disasters headquarters.
Iran is one of the most quake-prone countries in the world, with mild tremors an almost daily event. (Albawaba.com)