Report: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake felt near Iraq-Iran border

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit approximately 55 miles west-northwest of Kermanshah, Iran, early on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake‘s epicenter was only 6 miles deep, the USGS said, and it was felt as far away as Iraq, with which Iran shares it‘s western border.

The quake was felt in Iraqi capital Baghdad, according to Iraqi government television.

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