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1/4/05

Quake rattles Iran's northwestern city of Sarab

Tabriz, East Azarbaijan Prov, Jan 4, IRNA -- An earthquake measuring 3.7 on the open-ended Richter scale shook the city of Sarab in the northwestern province of East Azarbaijan on Tuesday.

According to the provincial seismological center affiliated to Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 06:29 hours local time (02.59 GMT).

There were no reports of any damage to property caused by the quake.

Iran is situated on some of the world's most active seismic faultlines and quakes of varying magnitudes are usual occurrences.

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