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Iran Earthquake Preparedness Alert

Iran is crisscrossed by major geological fault lines and has suffered several devastating earthquakes in recent years.

On 9 July Early issued a preparedness alert for south of Iran focused on Hormozgan. On July 13 09:03:24.7 UTC a M4.7 earthquake hit North of Bandarabass which followed by 2 quakes struck Hormozgan province in the south in the day 7 with magnitudes 4.7 and 5.7 on Sunday, 22 July, hours after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake hit western Iran, injuring at least 287 people.