Two earthquakes hit Iraq

22/09/2019 - 18:56 Published in News/Kurdistan

Two earthquakes hit Nineveh and Khanaqin today without causing casualties.

According to an Iraqi transport statement, the observatories of the General Authority for Meteorology and Seismology recorded an earthquake at dawn today south of Bartella in Nineveh province with a magnitude of 3.7 on the Richter scale.

The observatories said that an earthquake took place 22 kilometers southeast of Nineveh and 10 kilometers south of Bartella, without causing damage.

Similarly, the Directorate of Meteorology and Seismic Monitoring in Kurdistan Region recorded an earthquake in Khanaqin city at 1:29 a.m..

The earthquake didn’t cause any damage.