Tremor jolts Iranian north-east province

Photo: Tremor jolts Iranian north-east province / Iran

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on Richter scale jolted surrounding area of Hokmabad between provinces of Khorasan Razavi and North Khorasan on Friday, IRNA reported.

According to the report of seismography center affiliated to Tehran University Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 14:55 hours local time (11:25 hours GMT) and its epicenter was at 36.48 degrees latitude and 57.44 degrees longitude.

There is no immediate report on possible casualties or damage.

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