Afghanistan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1 earthquake in the past 7 days
  • 4 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 167 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Afghanistan:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-12-07 07:50:07 UTC at 07:50
December 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.227, 72.752
106.2 km from Murghob (66.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 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

7.7 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

D

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-18 20:23:23 UTC at 20:23
January 18, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.777, 63.951
46.2 km from Dālbandīn (28.2 miles)

Southwestern Pakistan

Depth: 68 km

E

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

F

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

G

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

H

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-27 21:08:02 UTC at 21:08
February 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.976, 68.208
29.2 km from Harnai (18.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1993-08-09 12:42:48 UTC at 12:42
August 09, 1993 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.379, 70.868
53.2 km from Jurm (33.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 214 km

J

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1985-08-23 12:41:56 UTC at 12:41
August 23, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.431, 75.224
66.2 km from Kashgar (41.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 6 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
1984-03-19 20:28:38 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 14 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1984-03-19 20:28:38 UTC at 20:28
March 19, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.32, 63.35
22.2 km from Gazli (13.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 14 km

C

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

D

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1983-04-18 10:58:51 UTC at 10:58
April 18, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.793, 62.054
95.2 km from Khāsh (59.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 64 km

E
1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kerman, Kerman, Iran

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC at 17:22
July 28, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.013, 57.794
75.2 km from Kerman (46.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 17:10:32 UTC at 17:10
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.962, 59.726
56.2 km from Qā’en (35.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

G
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

H
1976-05-17 02:58:40 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-05-17 02:58:40 UTC at 02:58
May 17, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.381, 63.472
27.2 km from Gazli (17.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 10 km

I
1976-04-08 02:40:27 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-04-08 02:40:27 UTC at 02:40
April 08, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.311, 63.773
33.2 km from Gazli (21.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 33 km

J
1974-08-11 01:13:55 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 9 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1974-08-11 01:13:55 UTC at 01:13
August 11, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.457, 73.83
137.2 km from Nookat (85.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 9 km



A

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

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

7.5 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

D
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

E

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

F

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

G

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

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

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

J

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1902-08-22 03:00:00 UTC at 03:00
August 22, 1902 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.0, 77.0
104.2 km from Kashgar (65.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 0 km