EghtesadOnline: Tehran experiences a major earthquake every 165 years on average with magnitudes ranging from 5 to 7.5, says Akramossadat Alijanzadeh, an expert with the Geodesy and Geodynamic Department, affiliated to the National Cartography Center of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: A magnitude 5.6 earthquake struck Sisakht in southwestern Iran on Wednesday night, leaving at least 63 injured, causing power blackouts and flattening buildings.
EghtesadOnline: A5.1-magnitude earthquake struck the northeastern province of Golestan in the early hours of Monday, injuring 34 and damaging several houses in nearby villages.
EghtesadOnline: A5.1-magnitude earthquake hit Damavand city in Tehran Province in the early hours of Friday, with tremors felt as far as the capital and Alborz and Mazandaran provinces, causing some residents to flee their homes.
EghtesadOnline: A 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit southwestern Iran early Friday close to the area housing the country's nuclear power plant.
EghtesadOnline: An earthquake measuring 5.7 degrees on the Richter scale jolted Masjed Soleyman County in the southwestern province of Khuzestan on Monday morning, killing one person, injuring over 100 people and causing extensive damage to buildings.