Mild earthquake hits Northwest Upper Egypt’s Sohag

Ahram Online , Monday 8 Aug 2022

A mild earthquake struck approximately 17 kilometers Northwest of Sohag city in Sohag governorate on Monday, the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) announced.

File Photo: Earthquake measurement (Photo: Reuters)

According to NRIAG, a 3.47 magnitude quake occurred at 11:44 am (Cairo local time) in Northwest Sohag.

No casualties or property damages have been reported, NRIAG said in its statement.

Residents did not feel the quake, it added.

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