Saudi Arabia

Earthquake recorded in Saudi waters

Web Report/Dubai
Filed on December 22, 2019
saudi arabia earthquake, gulf quakes, tremors in gulf


The quake occurred in the Red Sea.

An earthquake was reported off Saudi Arabia's coast on Sunday morning.

According to a statement issued by the Saudi Geological Survey, a 4.3 magnitude earthquake was recorded in the Red Sea at 1.49am later Saturday night.

The quake occurred 65km southwest of Muhayil Asir - at a depth of 15km.

No injuries or damages were reported.

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