Earthquake tremors felt in parts of UAE

Earthquake tremors felt in parts of UAE

The centre explained that what was felt by the residents in north of the country has nothing to do with Iran's quake.



By Web Report

Published: Wed 10 Oct 2018, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Wed 10 Oct 2018, 7:29 PM

The Sharjah Center for Astronomy & Space Sciences reported light tremors in Ras Al Khaimah and the northern emirates on Tuesday evening, according to a report in Emarat Al Youm.

Meanwhile, the National Centre for Meteorology (NCM) in UAE has recorded a 2.1 magnitude quake on Richter scale north of Bandar Abbas, located in the South of Iran, on Tuesday at 8:59pm, UAE local time.
The centre explained that what was felt by the residents in north of the country has nothing to do with Iran's quake.

Read: What to do if earthquakes strike Dubai


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