Iran earthquake

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake hits near Iran nuclear power plant: USGS

State news agency IRNA said the earthquake was felt in Bushehr, site of the country's sole nuclear power plant.

published on : 8th January 2020

5.1-magnitude earthquake strikes near Iran's sole nuclear power plant

The Bushehr plant, which produces 1,000 megawatts of power, was completed by Russia after years of delay and officially handed over in September 2013.

published on : 27th December 2019

Earthquake in Iran kills five, leaves 300 injured 

Described as 'moderate', the quake was eight kilometres deep and was followed by five aftershocks.

published on : 8th November 2019

Five killed, 120 injured in Iran earthquake

Described as "moderate", the shallow quake was eight kilometres (five miles) deep and was followed by five aftershocks.

published on : 8th November 2019

Magnitude 5 earthquake strikes southern Iran

Iran is located on major seismic faults and experiences one earthquake per day on average.

published on : 6th November 2019