Fars (IP) - An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023, at 4:41 am local time in the Darz district of Shiraz, the capital of Fars province, southern Iran.

Iran PressIran news: According to the Seismological Center of the Geophysics Institute of Tehran University, the earthquake occurred at 04:41 a.m. local time and at the depth of 11 km underground.

No report has so far been released on the likely casualties or damage to the property.