Tremor jolts surrounding area of Bojnourd in Northern Khorasan province

Tehran, Nov 1, IRNA – An earthquake measuring 3.4 on Richter scale jolted surrounding area of Bojnourd in Northern Khorasan province on Thursday late evening. 

According to the report of seismography center affiliated to Tehran University Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 23:59 hours local time (20:29 hours GMT) and its epicenter was at 37.51 degrees latitude and 57.61 degrees longitude and in depth of 8 kilometers underground.

There is no immediate report on possible casualties or damage.

City of Bojnourd has over 200,000 population.

By IRNA

 

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