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Magnitude 5 Earthquake Strikes Kuwait

Magnitude 5 Earthquake Strikes Kuwait

Saturday, 4 June, 2022 - 07:00
An aerial view shows Kuwait City. (Reuters)

An earthquake of magnitude 5 struck Kuwait, the ministry of information tweeted on Saturday.


The ministry said "the Kuwait National Seismic Network recorded an earthquake measuring 5 ... southwest of al-Ahmadi, and it occurred at exactly 04:28:02 a.m. Kuwait time (0128 GMT), at a depth of 5 km (3 miles)".


The Kuwait's Fire Force also said that there was no damage as a result of the earthquake.


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