5.1 earthquake jolts Iran

Published February 21st, 2023 - 07:18 GMT
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ALBAWABA - A 5.1-magnitude quaked jolted southern Iran Tuesday, the UAE's National Center of Meteorology (NCM) said.

The quake struck at 10:05 a.m. (UAE time).

The Iran tremor came hours after two earthquakes hit southern Turkey and northern Syria, destroying buildings. There was no word immediately on casualties.

On Feb. 6, a massive 7.8-magnitude quake struck southern Turkey and northern Syria, killing more than 46,000 people and wounding thousands of others.


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