Earthquake hits southern Iran, UAE residents feel it

According to official sources, an earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale struck southern Iran in the early hours of Saturday morning, as some UAE residents felt it.

The National Center of Meteorology in the UAE said that the stations of its national seismic network recorded an earthquake of a magnitude of 6.3 in southern Iran, at 01:32, according to the local time of the Emirates.

The center added in its official account on “Twitter”, that the earthquake was felt in different regions of the Emirates, and it had no effect. [Read Also: Kuwait is the second cheapest city in the Gulf for expatriates]


The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center said the quake’s epicenter was at a depth of 10 km.

Adil Khan

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