Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts region of northwestern Iran

  • Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts region of northwestern Iran

Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts region of northwestern Iran

The natural disaster hit around 5 a.m. with a depth of 12.9 kilometers.

There are not yet any reports of damages or injuries.

An quake in northwestern Iran killed at least four people and injured 70 early on Friday, according to Iranian media reports quoting officials.

A magnitude-2.3 quake rattled northeast of San Simeon on Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Almost two hours early, in neighboring Searles Valley, a 2.9 quake hit the area.

A magnitude 5 natural disaster can cause considerable damage. It says the temblor occurred at a depth of two kilometres (1.2 miles).