Jan 30, 2014, 7:29 AM
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Tremor jolts Shahmirzad in Semnan province

Tehran, Jan 30, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 3.5 degrees on the open-ended Richter scale jolted suburbs of Shahmirzad in Semnan province on Thursday morning.

According to a report, released by the seismography center of Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 01:31:32 hours local time (22:01 hours GMT) and its epicenter was at 35.94 degrees latitude and 53.23 degrees longitude and in depth of 8 kilometers underground.

There is no immediate report on possible casualty or damage.

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