Iran , south-west has been struck by two earthquakes in the province of Bushehr — not far from a nuclear power plant.
Quake of magnitude 4.5 felt near Iran nuclear power plant.
A 4.5 magnitude earthquake on Wednesday jolted an area less than 50 kilometres from Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant, a US monitor said. Within hours there’s an earthquake near Iran’s Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant.
The two quake, which had a depth of 10 kilometres, struck 17 kilometres south-southeast of Borazjan city at 6:49 am (0319 GMT), the US Geological Survey said on its website.
State news agency IRNA said the earthquake was felt in Bushehr, site of the country’s sole nuclear power plant.
So far, there were no reports of any deaths or damage, IRNA said, citing Jahangir Dehghani, the head of Bushehr’s crisis management centre.