The epicenter of the tremors was located 121 km northeast of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad at a depth of 48 km.
There is no information about the victims and destruction.
— Earthquakes (@earthquakesApp) August 9, 2020
Iran is known for its frequent earthquakes, as 90 percent of the country’s territory is located where several major fault lines cross, making it particularly seismically active.
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