Jan 5, 2018, 8:45 AM
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Light tremor shakes southern Iran

Tehran, Jan 5, IRNA – A 4 magnitude earthquake jolted an area in the southern Iran early morning on Friday.

The quake was felt in Goharan village in Bashagerd, Hormozgan Province at 3:17 am (local time).

Seismography Center affiliated to Tehran University's Geophysics Institute reported the location of the quake at 26.57 degrees latitude and 58.48 degrees longitude, with a depth of 10 km.

There was no initial report of injuries or damage to infrastructure.

An earthquake of nearly the same magnitude had rocked Goharan in July 2017.

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