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Iran Earthquake Strikes Near Pakistan Border
- 07/15/2013 01:43 PM EDT
Read below for information on this developing story. The map pasted directly below is courtesy of the US Geological Survey.
Iran has been hit by another earthquake less than a week after 37 people were killed near Bushehr on the Persian Gulf coast by a 6.1 quake. Iranian state TV is reporting that today's quake was registered at a 7.5 magnitude by Iran's seismological center and hit an area about 26 miles away from the Pakistani border. The US Geological Survey says the magnitude registered at 7.8.