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Subject: List of military equipment manufactured in Iran, Zelzal, Zelzal-1, Naze'at, Qader (missile)
Collection: Ballistic Missiles of Iran, Weapons of Iran
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Zelzal-3 triple launcher during a 2012 Tehran military exhibition
Type Artillery rocket
Service history
In service 1993–present
Used by  Iran
Production history
Manufacturer  Iran
Weight 3.6–3.87 tonnes depending on model.
Length 9–9.6 m depending on model
Diameter 610 mm
Warhead One

Engine Solid
200–250 km depending on model[1][2]
Transporter erector launcher

Zelzal-3 (Persian: زلزال-۳‎‎, meaning "earthquake") is an Iranian-made solid propellant missile, with a range of 200 km.[1] The variant Zelzal-3B has smaller warhead and a range of 250 km.[2] The shape and dimensions of the missiles is nearly identical with older Zelzal models except that the nosecone is cone shaped rather than the dome shaped Zelzal-2 and Zelzal-1.


Map with Zelzal-3 operators in blue

See also


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