20231011 earthquake
1.6 magnitude earthquake in Dibba,Fujairah. Image Credit: NCM

Dubai: A magnitude 1.6 earthquake was recorded in Fujairah on Wednesday.

"The quake occurred at 6:18am in Dibba, Fujairah at a depth of 5 kilometres," the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) said.

It was "slightly felt by residents and without any effect in UAE" the NCM said.