Mild tremor shakes southern Iran

Shiraz, Fars Prov, Feb 16, IRNA - An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale shook Kazeroon in this southern Iranian province on Wednesday evening.

According to the Institute of Geophysics of Tehran University, the quake occurred at 19:07 hours local time (1537 GMT.)

It was at a depth of 10 km. There is no report on any damage caused by the earthquake.

Kazeroon is situated 120 km of west of Shiraz, the capital city of Fars province.