Moment deadly earthquake rocked Iraq & Iran caught on VIDEO
Footage has emerged of the moment shockwaves swept through parts of Iraq and Iran after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck the area Sunday.
The epicenter of the large quake was located southeast of the Iraqi city of As-Sulaymaniyah, according to the US Geological Survey(USGS).
While the full extent of the damage is unclear, a number of images have emerged purportedly showing the exact moment the quake hit.
ساتی بوومەلەرزەکەی ئەمشەو لە شارباژێر ڤیدیۆکە؛ بارزان سدیق pic.twitter.com/FwBLiX4hBI— Rudaw (@Rudawkurdish) 12 November 2017
Kurdish Rudaw Media Network has obtained footage of people fleeing a cafe as the ground beneath them shakes with the power of the 7.3 earthquake. A second clip appears to show how the Kurdistan channel’s news was interrupted by a series of terrifying tremors.
بوومەلەرزەی ئەمشەو لە پەخشی راستەوخۆی رووداو pic.twitter.com/oFylMiSKHY— Rudaw (@Rudawkurdish) 12 November 2017