Shiraz, Fars prov, April 16, IRNA -- An earthquake shook the town of Zarrindasht in Fars province, southern Iran at 07:19 a.m. local time (0249 GMT) on Friday.
A report released by the provincial meteorological network, affiliated to Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, said that the quake measured 3.8 on the open-ended Richter scale.
The quake's epicenter was reported to be 300 km southeast of the provincial capital city of Shiraz.
No report has been received on any possible damage to properties.
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