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Quake rattles Saleh-Abad in Iran's western province of Ilam

Ilam, Jan 25, IRNA -- An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the open-ended Richter scale shook the outskirts of Saleh-Abad city in this western province on Tuesday morning.

According to the provincial seismological base affiliated to Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 03:33 hours local time (00.03 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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