Earthquake of 7.3 magnitude hits Iraq - USGS

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Posted: Nov 12, 2017 1:41 PM

LONDON (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck Iraq on Sunday, 103 kms (64 miles) southeast of the city of As-Sulaymaniyah, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

It initially said the quake was of a magnitude 7.2, before revising it to 7.3.

(Reporting by Susan Fenton; Editing by Richard Balmforth)