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Light quake jolts Faryab in Kerman province

Kerman, Light quake measuring 4.6 on Richter scale jolted Faryab city in mid-south province of Kerman on Friday afternoon.

According to a report by seismography center, affiliated to Tehran University Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 13:33:24 hours local time (09:03:24 hours GMT) and its epicenter was 57.34 degrees longitude and 28.21 degrees latitude and in depth of 11 kilometers underground.

Governor of Faryab Ali Niknafs said no report on any casualty or damage has been received yet.

Faryab is located 330 kilometers south of Kerman city, capital of the Province.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency – IRNA


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