Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes western Iran - USGS

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes western Iran - USGS

LONDON (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 shook western Iran on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

USGS said the quake was at a depth of 65 kilometres (40 miles) and struck 114 km northwest of the city of Ilam, close to Iran's border with Iraq.

(Reporting by Catherine Evans; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky)

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Updated Date: Nov 26, 2018 00:06:06 IST

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