Tremor jolts Zahed- shahr in Fars province

Photo: Tremor jolts Zahed- shahr in Fars province / Iran

An earthquake measuring 3.3 on Richter scale jolted surrounding area of Zahed-shahr in mid-south province of Fars on Monday evening, IRNA news agency reported.

According to the report of seismography center affiliated to Tehran University Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 21:57 hours local time (18:27 hours GMT) and its epicenter was at 28.63 degrees latitude and 53.80 degrees longitude and in depth of 15 kilometers underground.

There is no immediate report on possible casualties or damage.

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