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7.8 Richter Scale Earthquake Hits India, Pakistan, Iran and Gulf – Latest Photos

A strong earthquake felt near the border of Pakistan, North India, Iran and Gulf States. The quake was measured at 7.8 Richter scale and its epicentre is declared on the Iran-Pakistan border at a depth of 15.2 (9.4 miles) kilometers by the US Geological Survey.

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The quake was felt at 4.20 PM for several seconds. The earthquake felts in 201 kilometers southeast of the Iranian city of Zahedan and 250 km northwest of Turbat in Pakistan.

The earthquake was also felt widely in North India, Delhi-NCR, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Ahmedabad and North India cities. The buildings shook and people ran into the streets said by witnesses.

Till last minute, there is no damage to property and life has been reported.

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The Indian Metrological Department said that a powerful earthquake of 6.3 magnitudes also hit the Iran last week on Tuesday. The report says that there have been 37 people killed and around 850 are injured as it two villages homes and devastated collapsed in south-west Iran about a week ago in Iran.

Most of the nuclear-related plants including the Bushehr nuclear power plant on the Gulf coast. But the U.S. Institute for Science and International Security map did not show any of them in southeastern Iran close to Pakistan.

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