Iran's 5.0 Magnitude Earthquake Reached Parts Of The UAE And Residents Felt The Tremors

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Iran was hit with a 5-magnitude earthquake on Sunday afternoon, which resulted in light tremors felt by UAE residents across different parts of the region.

The National Centre of Meteorology, confirmed that the quake had hit the south of Iran, in an island called Qeshm while most of the tremors reached parts of Ras Al Khaimah.

Resident Mira Majbour recorded the tremors she witnessed in Dubai

Thankfully, it didn't have any effects

Some Dubai-ians even felt tremors too

Reports have found that some residents in Deira, Academic City, Bur Dubai and Downtown have felt light tremors at around 2.55pm on Sunday afternoon.

The Dubai Police have an informed brochure on what to do during an earthquake, so everyone's prepared

You know, just in case.

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