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

  • 2 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 19 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 47 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 498 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1994-05-01 12:00:35 UTC at 12:00
May 01, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.901, 67.163
21.2 km from Mazār-e Sharīf (13.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 18 km

B

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-03-28 07:28:28 UTC at 07:28
March 28, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.919, 57.805

Owen Fracture Zone

Depth: 10 km

C
1997-02-28 12:57:18 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Omīdcheh, Ardabīl, Iran

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-28 12:57:18 UTC at 12:57
February 28, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.075, 48.05
24.2 km from Omīdcheh (15.2 miles)

Northwestern Iran

Depth: 10 km

D

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1983-07-05 12:01:27 UTC at 12:01
July 05, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.324, 27.222
10.2 km from Biga (6.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-01-27 13:01:40 UTC at 13:01
January 27, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.39, 71.034
55.2 km from Ashkāsham (34.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 171 km

F
1984-10-26 20:22:21 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-10-26 20:22:21 UTC at 20:22
October 26, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.155, 71.328
19.2 km from Karakenja (11.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 33 km

G

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-02-01 14:22:07 UTC at 14:22
February 01, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.616, 70.484
21.2 km from Jalālābād (13.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

H

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1986-05-05 03:35:38 UTC at 03:35
May 05, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.993, 37.806
11.2 km from Doğanşehir (7.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 9 km

I

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-03 11:00:05 UTC at 11:00
October 03, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.454, 71.437
26.2 km from Ashkāsham (16.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 95 km

J

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1987-08-10 10:52:19 UTC at 10:52
August 10, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.867, 63.84
81.2 km from ‘Alāqahdārī Dīshū (50.2 miles)

Western Afghanistan

Depth: 164 km



A
1988-08-11 16:04:45 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Khānī Yek, Fars, Iran

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1988-08-11 16:04:45 UTC at 16:04
August 11, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.974, 51.679
9.2 km from Khānī Yek (5.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 33 km

B

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

C
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

D
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

E
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

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1990-03-04 19:46:19 UTC at 19:46
March 04, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.925, 66.331
27.2 km from Kalāt (17.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G
1974-08-11 21:21:33 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 9 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1974-08-11 21:21:33 UTC at 21:21
August 11, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.469, 73.629
123.2 km from Nookat (76.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 9 km

H

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1975-03-07 07:04:42 UTC at 07:04
March 07, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.497, 56.26
34.2 km from Bandar ‘Abbās (21.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 27 km

I

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1976-11-27 21:42:12 UTC at 21:42
November 27, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.507, 71.042
43.2 km from Jurm (27.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 190 km

J
1976-07-28 20:17:42 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 21 km depth
Goyty, Chechnya, Russia

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-28 20:17:42 UTC at 20:17
July 28, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.172, 45.603
1.2 km from Goyty (1.2 miles)

Georgia (Sak'art'velo)

Depth: 21 km



A
1976-07-28 18:24:28 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 50 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-28 18:24:28 UTC at 18:24
July 28, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.295, 72.79
108.2 km from Nookat (67.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 50 km

B
1978-11-04 15:22:19 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 34 km depth
Hashtpar, Gīlān, Iran

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1978-11-04 15:22:19 UTC at 15:22
November 04, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.674, 48.901
14.2 km from Hashtpar (8.2 miles)

Northwestern Iran

Depth: 34 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-08-20 03:50:52 UTC at 03:50
August 20, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.479, 70.134
26.2 km from Farkhār (16.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 229 km

D
1967-01-11 11:20:48 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Mandalī, Diyālá, Iraq

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1967-01-11 11:20:48 UTC at 11:20
January 11, 1967 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.989, 45.738
31.2 km from Mandalī (19.2 miles)

Iran Iraq Border

Depth: 35 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1968-12-05 07:52:11 UTC at 07:52
December 05, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.482, 26.989
19.2 km from Mandráki (12.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 20 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
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

H
1969-03-25 13:21:32 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Demirci, Manisa, Turkey

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1969-03-25 13:21:32 UTC at 13:21
March 25, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.237, 28.714
21.2 km from Demirci (13.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 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
1969-06-12 15:13:32 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 22 km depth
Pýrgos, Crete, Greece

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1969-06-12 15:13:32 UTC at 15:13
June 12, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.414, 25.169
65.2 km from Pýrgos (40.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 22 km