Posted by : Aahil Shaik Thursday, January 23, 2020

An Earthquake hits Saudi Arabia and Iran, No casualties report

An Earthquake hit in the Eastern province of Saudi Arabia and Sargaz region of Iran late on Wednesday (22 Jan) night at 10:27 PM local time as per the National Center of Meteorology.




The National Center of Meteorology tweeted that "A 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake on Richter scale is recorded in East of Harth - Saudi Arabia at 10:27 PM on 22nd Jan 2020" and A 5.0 magnitude Earthquake is recorded in South of Iran at 11:23 PM on 22 Jan 2020.

- The quake had no effect, No immediate report of casualties or damage has been reported yet.



- In Iran the earthquake took place at 10:53 PM in the southern province of Hormozgan. The epiccenter was at 28.093 degress north latitude and 56.866 degrees east longitude, with focus at the depth of 21km reported Xinhua news agency.







Earthquake hits Saudi Arabia and Iran

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