Afghanistan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 4 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 24 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 155 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Afghanistan:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1966-06-06 07:46:17 UTC at 07:46
June 06, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.421, 71.224
40.2 km from Ashkāsham (24.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 215 km

B

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1966-08-01 21:03:02 UTC at 21:03
August 01, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.988, 68.588
18.2 km from Duki (11.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 25 km

C

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1966-08-01 20:30:58 UTC at 20:30
August 01, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.906, 68.681
29.2 km from Duki (18.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 25 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1967-01-25 01:50:20 UTC at 01:50
January 25, 1967 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.715, 71.625
1.2 km from Ishqoshim (0.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 273 km

E

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1968-09-01 07:27:32 UTC at 07:27
September 01, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.021, 58.178
59.2 km from Gonābād (36.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1969-11-24 17:23:20 UTC at 17:23
November 24, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.118, 71.665
42.2 km from Khorugh (26.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 115 km

G

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1969-11-07 18:34:06 UTC at 18:34
November 07, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.793, 60.043
91.2 km from Īrānshahr (56.2 miles)

Southeastern Iran

Depth: 75 km

H

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1969-03-05 19:33:24 UTC at 19:33
March 05, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.394, 70.746
52.2 km from Jurm (32.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 205 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1955-02-18 22:48:39 UTC at 22:48
February 18, 1955 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.387, 67.1
22.2 km from Quetta (14.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

J

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1955-03-06 20:55:28 UTC at 20:55
March 06, 1955 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.096, 72.784
104.2 km from Murghob (64.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 124 km



A

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1955-04-15 04:13:30 UTC at 04:13
April 15, 1955 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.897, 74.545
132.2 km from Kashgar (82.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 20 km

B

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1955-04-15 03:40:56 UTC at 03:40
April 15, 1955 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.831, 74.734
114.2 km from Kashgar (71.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 20 km

C

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1956-06-09 23:13:55 UTC at 23:13
June 09, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.155, 67.607
42.2 km from Bāmyān (26.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 25 km

D

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1956-09-16 08:37:24 UTC at 08:37
September 16, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.997, 69.667
19.2 km from Ḩukūmatī Azrah (12.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 10 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-09-02 21:27:38 UTC at 21:27
September 02, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.424, 71.176
43.2 km from Ashkāsham (26.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 211 km

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1958-03-22 11:07:54 UTC at 11:07
March 22, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.309, 67.46
63.2 km from Bāmyān (39.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 35 km

G

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1959-11-15 10:25:18 UTC at 10:25
November 15, 1959 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.78, 75.311
96.2 km from Kashgar (59.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 47 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1962-07-06 23:05:34 UTC at 23:05
July 06, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.458, 70.412
51.2 km from Farkhār (31.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 216 km

I

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1962-09-12 20:57:00 UTC at 20:57
September 12, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.323, 68.981
31.2 km from Nahrīn (19.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 35 km

J

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1963-10-16 15:43:04 UTC at 15:43
October 16, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.722, 73.337
82.2 km from Murghob (51.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km



A

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1947-09-23 12:28:16 UTC at 12:28
September 23, 1947 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.621, 58.643
51.2 km from Qā’en (32.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

B

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1949-03-04 10:19:31 UTC at 10:19
March 04, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.563, 70.698
35.2 km from Jurm (22.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 228 km

C
1949-07-10 16:24:04 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 20 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1949-07-10 16:24:04 UTC at 16:24
July 10, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.142, 71.136
35.2 km from Karakenja (21.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

D
1949-07-10 15:49:18 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1949-07-10 15:49:18 UTC at 15:49
July 10, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.079, 71.277
27.2 km from Karakenja (17.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

E
1949-07-10 03:53:41 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Rasht, Tajikistan

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1949-07-10 03:53:41 UTC at 03:53
July 10, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.174, 70.891
47.2 km from Rasht (29.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

F
1951-04-14 04:10:08 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1951-04-14 04:10:08 UTC at 04:10
April 14, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.089, 71.592
17.2 km from Karakenja (10.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 15 km

G

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1940-05-04 21:01:59 UTC at 21:01
May 04, 1940 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.924, 58.359
50.2 km from Nīshābūr (31.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

H

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1941-02-16 16:39:03 UTC at 16:39
February 16, 1941 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.482, 58.785
45.2 km from Qā’en (28.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

I
1941-04-20 17:38:30 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Rasht, Tajikistan

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1941-04-20 17:38:30 UTC at 17:38
April 20, 1941 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.186, 70.511
21.2 km from Rasht (13.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

J

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1943-01-11 19:50:28 UTC at 19:50
January 11, 1943 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.196, 67.991
11.2 km from Denov (6.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 35 km