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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 17 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 42 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 425 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

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

B
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

C

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

D

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-09-24 11:29:47 UTC at 11:29
September 24, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.951, 65.501
113.2 km from Bela (70.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

E

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-04-16 10:44:20 UTC at 10:44
April 16, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.033, 61.996
79.2 km from Khāsh (49.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 80 km

F
2001-01-26 03:16:40 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 16 km depth
Bhachāu, Gujarat, India

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2001-01-26 03:16:40 UTC at 03:16
January 26, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.419, 70.232
17.2 km from Bhachāu (10.2 miles)

Depth: 16 km

G

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

H

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

I
1999-08-17 00:01:39 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 17 km depth
İzmit, Kocaeli, Turkey

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-08-17 00:01:39 UTC at 00:01
August 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.748, 29.864
4.2 km from İzmit (3.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 17 km

J

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-10-08 03:50:40 UTC at 03:50
October 08, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.539, 73.588
21.2 km from Muzaffarābād (13.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 26 km



A
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

B

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-10-26 09:09:42 UTC at 09:09
October 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.524, 70.368
46.2 km from Farkhār (28.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 231 km

C

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

D

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

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
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

G

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

H

7.4 magnitude earthquake

2002-03-03 12:08:19 UTC at 12:08
March 03, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.502, 70.482
51.2 km from Jurm (31.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 225 km

I
1990-06-20 21:00:09 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 18 km depth
Rasht, Gīlān, Iran

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1990-06-20 21:00:09 UTC at 21:00
June 20, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.957, 49.409
39.2 km from Rasht (24.2 miles)

Northern Iran

Depth: 18 km

J

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1983-12-30 23:52:39 UTC at 23:52
December 30, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.372, 70.738
55.2 km from Jurm (34.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 214 km



A

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-29 07:54:44 UTC at 07:54
July 29, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.19, 70.896
75.2 km from Jurm (46.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 98 km

B
1978-09-16 15:35:56 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tabas, Yazd, Iran

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1978-09-16 15:35:56 UTC at 15:35
September 16, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.386, 57.434
52.2 km from Tabas (32.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

C

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1965-03-14 15:53:07 UTC at 15:53
March 14, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.405, 70.724
51.2 km from Jurm (32.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 207 km

D
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

E
1907-10-21 04:23:43 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 20 km depth
Rasht, Tajikistan

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1907-10-21 04:23:43 UTC at 04:23
October 21, 1907 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.179, 70.585
24.2 km from Rasht (15.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

F

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-10 07:57:29 UTC at 07:57
May 10, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.825, 59.809
58.2 km from Qā’en (36.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

G

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1976-11-24 12:22:18 UTC at 12:22
November 24, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.121, 44.029
47.2 km from Doğubayazıt (29.2 miles)

Turkey Iran Border

Depth: 36 km

H

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

I
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

J

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