Ethiopia has had: (M1.5 or greater)

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

The largest earthquake in Ethiopia:

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A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1977-12-28 02:45:36 UTC at 02:45
December 28, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 16.659, 40.278
144.2 km from Massawa (89.2 miles)

Red Sea

Depth: 33 km

B
1989-08-20 11:16:56 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 11 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-20 11:16:56 UTC at 11:16
August 20, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.766, 41.942
12.2 km from Gâlâfi (7.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

C

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1919-06-30 07:26:30 UTC at 07:26
June 30, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.589, 36.724
10.2 km from Jinka (6.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

D
1906-08-25 13:47:26 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 15 km depth
Ginir, Oromiya, Ethiopia

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1906-08-25 13:47:26 UTC at 13:47
August 25, 1906 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.415, 40.813
32.2 km from Ginir (20.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

E
1989-08-21 01:09:06 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 15 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-21 01:09:06 UTC at 01:09
August 21, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.874, 41.87
17.2 km from Gâlâfi (11.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

F
1938-09-27 02:31:56 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 15 km depth
Gewanē, Āfar, Ethiopia

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1938-09-27 02:31:56 UTC at 02:31
September 27, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.453, 40.301
49.2 km from Gewanē (30.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

G

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-25 16:46:13 UTC at 16:46
October 25, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.409, 36.751
28.2 km from Jinka (17.2 miles)

Depth: 12 km

H

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1937-11-30 12:57:51 UTC at 12:57
November 30, 1937 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.932, 36.679
22.2 km from Turmi (13.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

I
1992-03-05 08:55:05 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 7 km depth
‘Arta, Arta, Djibouti

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1992-03-05 08:55:05 UTC at 08:55
March 05, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.513, 42.812
3.2 km from ‘Arta (2.2 miles)

Depth: 7 km

J
1969-03-29 09:15:53 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Dubti, Āfar, Ethiopia

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1969-03-29 09:15:53 UTC at 09:15
March 29, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.875, 41.208
20.2 km from Dubti (12.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1961-03-11 08:41:08 UTC at 08:41
March 11, 1961 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.64, 43.065
10.2 km from Djibouti (6.2 miles)

Golfe De Tadjoura, Djibouti

Depth: 15 km

B
1961-06-01 23:29:25 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 25 km depth
Kemisē, Amhara, Ethiopia

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1961-06-01 23:29:25 UTC at 23:29
June 01, 1961 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.466, 39.717
32.2 km from Kemisē (20.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

C
1915-09-23 08:14:47 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Āksum, Tigray, Ethiopia

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1915-09-23 08:14:47 UTC at 08:14
September 23, 1915 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.484, 38.688
39.2 km from Āksum (24.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

D

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-21 05:03:05 UTC at 05:03
August 21, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.942, 41.769
26.2 km from Gâlâfi (16.2 miles)

Depth: 9 km

E
1989-08-20 19:25:56 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 11 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-20 19:25:56 UTC at 19:25
August 20, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.904, 41.824
20.2 km from Gâlâfi (12.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

F
1989-08-20 13:26:19 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-20 13:26:19 UTC at 13:26
August 20, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.88, 41.88
18.2 km from Gâlâfi (11.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G
1989-08-20 11:46:28 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-20 11:46:28 UTC at 11:46
August 20, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.884, 41.812
18.2 km from Gâlâfi (11.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

H
1969-03-29 11:04:50 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Dubti, Āfar, Ethiopia

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1969-03-29 11:04:50 UTC at 11:04
March 29, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.886, 41.341
32.2 km from Dubti (20.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

I
1969-04-05 02:18:31 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Dubti, Āfar, Ethiopia

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1969-04-05 02:18:31 UTC at 02:18
April 05, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.884, 41.338
32.2 km from Dubti (20.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

J

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1960-01-04 06:16:35 UTC at 06:16
January 04, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.374, 42.609
26.2 km from 'Ali Sabieh (16.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km



A

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-28 08:58:29 UTC at 08:58
October 28, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.74, 36.73
13.2 km from Jinka (8.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

B

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1954-06-30 13:26:55 UTC at 13:26
June 30, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.691, 37.145
24.2 km from Gīdolē (15.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

C
1961-06-02 04:51:16 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 20 km depth
Abomsa, Amhara, Ethiopia

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1961-06-02 04:51:16 UTC at 04:51
June 02, 1961 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.162, 39.764
31.2 km from Abomsa (19.2 miles)

Depth: 20 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1912-07-09 08:18:10 UTC at 08:18
July 09, 1912 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.332, 33.566
49.2 km from Pader (30.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

E

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-04-11 11:20:21 UTC at 11:20
April 11, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.735, 42.859
6.2 km from Tadjoura (3.2 miles)

Golfe De Tadjoura, Djibouti

Depth: 15 km

F

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-01 07:12:37 UTC at 07:12
April 01, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.663, 43.035
14.2 km from Djibouti (9.2 miles)

Golfe De Tadjoura, Djibouti

Depth: 31 km

G
1961-06-02 05:44:56 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 20 km depth
Abomsa, Amhara, Ethiopia

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1961-06-02 05:44:56 UTC at 05:44
June 02, 1961 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.257, 39.867
32.2 km from Abomsa (20.2 miles)

Depth: 20 km

H
1963-10-05 14:57:47 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 15 km depth
‘Arta, Arta, Djibouti

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1963-10-05 14:57:47 UTC at 14:57
October 05, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.446, 42.765
11.2 km from ‘Arta (7.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I
1989-08-21 05:05:45 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gâlâfi, Dikhil, Djibouti

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1989-08-21 05:05:45 UTC at 05:05
August 21, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.821, 41.732
16.2 km from Gâlâfi (10.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

J
1951-07-03 05:23:45 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 15 km depth
Aden, Aden, Yemen

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1951-07-03 05:23:45 UTC at 05:23
July 03, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.66, 45.545
135.2 km from Aden (84.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 15 km