Mild tremors were recorded in Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE after an earthquake hit Iran on Sunday afternoon.
Residents of Ras Al Khaimah reported feeling gentle tremors around 3 pm yesterday – a result of an earthquake that struck Qeshm Island, south of Iran.
The National Centre of Meteorology confirmed that Qeshm Island was hit by a 5 magnitude tremor at 2.54pm. It said the earthquake occurred at a depth of 42km and was slightly felt by residents in RAK.
No injuries or damage were reported, the centre said.
Source: The National