Dec 26,2007 00:00
BAM, Iran -- A 4.2-magnitude earthquake shook the suburbs of Bam, Iran, on the anniversary of a quake that killed tens of thousands in 2003.
No casualties or property damage were reported in southeastern Kerman province after Tuesday's quake, which hit the region at 7:53 p.m. local time, Iran's IRNA news agency reported Wednesday.
The Geophysics Institute of Tehran University said the epicenter of the tremor was located at 58.48 degrees longitude and 29.21 degrees latitude.
The quake took place on the anniversary of a 2003 earthquake that killed more than 30,000 people in the city of Bam.
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