The residents of Saudi Arabia and the Emirates felt an earthquake a while ago, and the National Center of Meteorology in the United Arab Emirates issued a new statement regarding the feeling of the residents of the northern and eastern regions of the Emirates, which was in fact a strong earthquake that struck Iran hours ago.
The feeling of the earthquake in the Emirates:
In this context, the National Center of Meteorology, in the UAE, revealed that the monitoring stations of the National Network specialized in seismic monitoring and tracking the center were able to record an earthquake with a magnitude of about 6.2 on the Richter scale.
The earthquake occurred in the southern region of Iran at exactly 16:07, today, Sunday, the 14th of November 2021, according to the local time of the UAE.
On the other hand, the statement of the National Center indicated that the earthquake was felt slightly in the northern and eastern regions of the UAE.
It is noteworthy that the earthquake in Iran was slightly felt and did not cause any tangible effects at all inside the Emirates.
The feeling of the earthquake in Saudi Arabia:
As for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the citizens and residents who live in the Sharafiyah region felt the earthquake, also mildly, without any noticeable effects.
It is worth noting that a strong earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck 47 kilometers from the city of Bandar Abbas in southern Iran today, according to what was published by the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center.