An earthquake which started at Iran was felt in Kuwait, Dubai and Qatar today April 16, 2013 at around 2:00pm for about 15-30 seconds.

7.8 Earthquake, 86km ESE of Khash, Iran

125 miles (201 km) SE of Zahedan, Iran; 155 miles (250 km) NNW of Turbat, Pakistan; 159 miles (256 km) WSW of Dalbandin, Pakistan; 374 miles (602 km) NE of MUSCAT, Oman Source: U.S. Geological Survey. Source: http://www.google.org/publicalerts/alert?aid=c0bf97545c014bba&hl=en&gl=US&source=web

Earthquake felt in Kuwait, Dubai and Qatar