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Moderate quake rocks southern Iran

Tehran, An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale jolted Kaki, Boushehr Province, southern Iran, on Thursday.

According to a report by seismography center affiliated to Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 11:04 hours local time (6:34 hours GMT) with its epicenter being registered at 51.56 degrees longitude and 28.35 degrees latitude and in the depth of 18 km underground.

No casualties or damage has been reported.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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