A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck close to the Iranian metropolis of Kermanshah, killing one and wounding 58, the Tasnim information company reported on Sunday.
The casualties had been within the metropolis of Tazehabad, northeast of Kermanshah, based on Tasnim.
Two aftershocks above three.zero on the Richter scale had been additionally recorded, based on the Tasnim information company.
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The U.S. Geological Survey reported shallow, magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck about 55 miles (88 km) west-northwest of Kermanshah.
The quake was felt as distant as Baghdad, based on Iraqi state tv, which additionally stated there have been no accidents recorded.
Final November, a 7.three magnitude quake struck villages and cities in Kermanshah province alongside the mountainous border with Iraq, killing at the very least 530 folks and injuring 1000’s of others.
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It was Iran’s deadliest earthquake in additional than a decade.