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Tremor jolts northwest Iran

Ardebil, A 4.9-magnitude earthquake jolted parts of the northwestern province of Ardebil on Tuesday.

The tremor occurred at 17:27:13 local time (12:57:13GMT).

The epicenter of the tremor was registered at the neighboring country of Azerbaijan at the depth of 18 km underground.

There are no immediate reports of the possible casualties or losses as a result of the quake.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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