Earthquake in Iran, shocks in North-West region: Strong earthquake tremors have been felt in Iran. According to Iran media, there is a 5.9 earthquake in the northwest of the country. News agency AP has informed about this. However, there are no reports of any casualties or damage in this earthquake. The report said that the earthquake occurred in Iran’s eastern Azerbaijan province at 2.20 pm. It said that the epicenter was at a depth of two kilometers (1.2 mi).
At the same time, the American Geological Survey has reported an earthquake of 5.8 and its center at a depth of 10 kilometers (6.2 mi). Let me tell you, there can be a lot of damage due to earthquake of 5 magnitude, although no casualties have occurred here during this time.
Let me tell you, Iran is an earthquake sensitive area, an average earthquake is felt here in a day. In 2003, a 6.6 magnitude earthquake devastated the historic Bam city, killing 26,000 people.