5.8 magnitude earthquake recorded in Arabian Sea

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A 5.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded off the coast of Oman on Thursday morning.

According to the UAE's National Centre of Meteorology (NCM), the tremor was recorded at 7:24 am in the Arabian Sea at a depth of about 10 km.

The NCM added that the UAE was not impacted by the quake and it was not felt by residents.

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