The Middle East has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 6 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 14 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 58 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 537 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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1967-07-22 16:57:00 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 30 km depth
Hendek, Sakarya, Turkey

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1967-07-22 16:57:00 UTC at 16:57
July 22, 1967 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.751, 30.8
6.2 km from Hendek (4.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 30 km

B

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

C

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1956-07-09 03:11:45 UTC at 03:11
July 09, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.664, 25.957
19.2 km from Amorgós (12.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 20 km

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1957-04-25 02:25:41 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 35 km depth
Sarigerme, Muğla, Turkey

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1957-04-25 02:25:41 UTC at 02:25
April 25, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.405, 28.699
34.2 km from Sarigerme (21.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 35 km

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1957-04-24 19:10:13 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Sarigerme, Muğla, Turkey

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-04-24 19:10:13 UTC at 19:10
April 24, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.493, 28.829
27.2 km from Sarigerme (16.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 35 km

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1957-05-26 06:33:37 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Düzce, Düzce, Turkey

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-05-26 06:33:37 UTC at 06:33
May 26, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.73, 31.09
13.2 km from Düzce (8.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 25 km

G
1962-09-01 19:20:41 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Tākestān, Qazvīn, Iran

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1962-09-01 19:20:41 UTC at 19:20
September 01, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.656, 49.843
47.2 km from Tākestān (29.2 miles)

Northern Iran

Depth: 15 km

H

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1946-11-02 18:28:35 UTC at 18:28
November 02, 1946 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.757, 71.854
54.2 km from Tash-Kumyr (34.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 25 km

I

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1948-10-05 20:12:09 UTC at 20:12
October 05, 1948 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.036, 58.388
9.2 km from Ashgabat (5.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

J

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1948-02-09 12:58:18 UTC at 12:58
February 09, 1948 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.631, 27.153
14.2 km from Kárpathos (9.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 15 km



A

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

B
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

C
1951-08-13 18:33:38 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 25 km depth
Eflani, Karabük, Turkey

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1951-08-13 18:33:38 UTC at 18:33
August 13, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.289, 32.96
14.2 km from Eflani (9.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 25 km

D
1953-03-18 19:06:17 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gönen, Balıkesir, Turkey

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1953-03-18 19:06:17 UTC at 19:06
March 18, 1953 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.175, 27.648
7.2 km from Gönen (4.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

E
1939-12-26 23:57:23 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 20 km depth
Erzincan, Erzincan, Turkey

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1939-12-26 23:57:23 UTC at 23:57
December 26, 1939 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.771, 39.577
8.2 km from Erzincan (5.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 20 km

F
1942-12-20 14:03:09 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ayvacık, Samsun, Turkey

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1942-12-20 14:03:09 UTC at 14:03
December 20, 1942 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.87, 36.732
15.2 km from Ayvacık (9.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 10 km

G
1943-11-26 22:20:48 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Ilgaz, Çankırı, Turkey

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1943-11-26 22:20:48 UTC at 22:20
November 26, 1943 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.916, 33.562
5.2 km from Ilgaz (3.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 20 km

H
1944-02-01 03:22:41 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 30 km depth
Orta, Çankırı, Turkey

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1944-02-01 03:22:41 UTC at 03:22
February 01, 1944 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.696, 32.992
12.2 km from Orta (7.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 30 km

I

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1945-11-27 21:56:54 UTC at 21:56
November 27, 1945 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.927, 63.601
39.2 km from Pasni (24.2 miles)

Coast Of Pakistan

Depth: 15 km

J

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1929-05-01 15:37:36 UTC at 15:37
May 01, 1929 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.117, 57.736
38.2 km from Arçabil (23.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km



A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1930-05-06 22:34:26 UTC at 22:34
May 06, 1930 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.087, 44.781
12.2 km from Salmās (7.2 miles)

Turkey Iran Border

Depth: 15 km

B

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1931-08-27 15:27:21 UTC at 15:27
August 27, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.784, 67.365
9.2 km from Mach (5.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

C

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1935-05-30 21:32:57 UTC at 21:32
May 30, 1935 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.941, 66.477
14.2 km from Kalāt (8.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

D

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1921-11-15 20:36:43 UTC at 20:36
November 15, 1921 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.202, 70.711
74.2 km from Jurm (46.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 240 km

E
1909-01-23 02:48:28 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Delījān, Markazi, Iran

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1909-01-23 02:48:28 UTC at 02:48
January 23, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.248, 50.41
38.2 km from Delījān (23.2 miles)

Western Iran

Depth: 15 km

F
1909-10-20 23:41:22 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ghotki, Sindh, Pakistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1909-10-20 23:41:22 UTC at 23:41
October 20, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.074, 69.333
7.2 km from Ghotki (4.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 35 km

G

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1909-07-07 21:37:47 UTC at 21:37
July 07, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.387, 70.251
61.2 km from Pārūn (37.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 200 km

H

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1911-02-18 18:41:09 UTC at 18:41
February 18, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.331, 72.628
118.2 km from Murghob (73.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 15 km

I
1912-08-09 01:29:03 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Malkara, Tekirdağ, Turkey

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1912-08-09 01:29:03 UTC at 01:29
August 09, 1912 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.638, 27.023
29.2 km from Malkara (18.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 km

J
1914-10-03 22:07:07 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Burdur, Burdur, Turkey

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1914-10-03 22:07:07 UTC at 22:07
October 03, 1914 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.629, 30.021
25.2 km from Burdur (16.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 km