{FD} Over 170 hurt after magnitude 6.3 earthquake rattles western Iran

 A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck western Iran near its border with Iraq on Sunday night, the same area where another temblor last year killed over 600 people. Initial reports said the temblor injured at least 70 people.

{FD} The massive 2017 Mexican earthquake split a tectonic plate in two, and geologists are shaken

The 8.2 magnitude earthquake that brought devastation upon southern Mexico, caused 98 deaths, more than 300 injuries and affected over 1.5 million people was even more extreme than initially thought – it split the tectonic plate responsible for the quake in half.