Earthquake Reported Off Coast Of Oman

21 Oct 2019
POSTED BY Y Magazine

An earthquake measuring in at 5.5 on the Richter scale was reported just off the coast of Oman and in Southern Iran.

As per the details revealed by the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU)’s seismological centre, the earthquake occurred at 2:58 p.m. (Oman time), and the epicentre was approximately 146 kilometers from the Khasab in Musandam.

Meanwhile, UAE-based newspaper, Gulf News, reported that several residents from Dubai, Sharjah, and Ras al Khaimah felt the tremours.

Image courtesy: @emcsquoman

Share this

Public Reviews and Comments