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Strong earthquake hits southern Iran—USGS

/ 08:39 PM April 09, 2013

WASHINGTON—A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit southern Iran, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter of the quake, which struck at a depth of 10 kilometers (6.2 miles), was located about 90 kilometers southeast of Bandar Bushehr, the USGS said.

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