4 injured in multiple strong earthquakes in Iran

4 injured in multiple strong earthquakes in Iran

Baldwin, speaking from Golden, Colorado, said that "it's ongoing activity there".

A magnitude 4.7 quake hit western Iran on Wednesday evening, according to Mizan, the official website of the Iranian judiciary. Six had a preliminary magnitude of at least 5 and two registered at magnitude 4, according to reports.

Four people suffered minor injuries in Iran, state television reported.

The temblors hit on Thursday morning, were felt far and wide and even rattled the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.

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An natural disaster of magnitude 5.1 hit parts of southern Iran on Thursday, said reports. The depth of the epicentre was around 10 km. However, there have been no reports of casualties or significant damage.

In November, a major 7.3 magnitude quake struck the same region, killing over 530 people and injuring thousands in Iran alone.

The deadliest quake in Iran's modern history happened in June 1990, devastating many areas in the northern province of Gilan and killing around 37,000 people.

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