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

1970-04-19 13:29:38 UTC at 13:29
April 19, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.972, 29.753
23.2 km from Dumlupınar (14.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 18 km

B
1970-05-14 09:20:22 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 12 km depth
Uchkent, Dagestan, Russia

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1970-05-14 09:20:22 UTC at 09:20
May 14, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.078, 47.131
5.2 km from Uchkent (3.2 miles)

Caucasus, Russia

Depth: 12 km

C
1971-04-12 19:03:24 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Sirjan, Kerman, Iran

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1971-04-12 19:03:24 UTC at 19:03
April 12, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.363, 55.737
120.2 km from Sirjan (75.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 15 km

D
1956-05-13 07:50:38 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Dājal, Punjab, Pakistan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1956-05-13 07:50:38 UTC at 07:50
May 13, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.65, 69.945
43.2 km from Dājal (26.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 35 km

E
1956-07-30 09:15:00 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Sitia, Crete, Greece

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1956-07-30 09:15:00 UTC at 09:15
July 30, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.777, 26.095
63.2 km from Sitia (39.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 15 km

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-09-02 21:27:38 UTC at 21:27
September 02, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.424, 71.176
43.2 km from Ashkāsham (26.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 211 km

G

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1958-03-22 11:07:54 UTC at 11:07
March 22, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.309, 67.46
63.2 km from Bāmyān (39.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 35 km

H

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

I
1950-05-09 11:16:58 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Abadan, Ahal, Turkmenistan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1950-05-09 11:16:58 UTC at 11:16
May 09, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.519, 58.439
55.2 km from Abadan (34.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

J
1951-04-14 04:10:08 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1951-04-14 04:10:08 UTC at 04:10
April 14, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.089, 71.592
17.2 km from Karakenja (10.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 15 km



A

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1953-09-07 03:58:59 UTC at 03:58
September 07, 1953 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.956, 33.204
1.2 km from Bayramören (0.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 10 km

B

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-05 06:09:12 UTC at 06:09
April 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.8, 60.436
71.2 km from Torbat-e Jām (44.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 13 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2018-01-31 07:07:00 UTC at 07:07
January 31, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.543, 70.816
35.2 km from Jurm (22.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 191 km

D
2013-06-16 21:39:05 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 19 km depth
Pýrgos, Crete, Greece

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2013-06-16 21:39:05 UTC at 21:39
June 16, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.347, 25.159
73.2 km from Pýrgos (45.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 19 km

E

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-07-19 14:14:01 UTC at 14:14
July 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.745, 57.638
398.2 km from Hadibu (247.2 miles)

Owen Fracture Zone

Depth: 10 km

F
2014-08-18 18:08:22 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 5 km depth
Dehlorān, Īlām, Iran

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-18 18:08:22 UTC at 18:08
August 18, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.583, 47.704
42.2 km from Dehlorān (26.2 miles)

Iran Iraq Border

Depth: 5 km

G
2015-04-16 18:07:43 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 20 km depth
Fry, South Aegean, Greece

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-16 18:07:43 UTC at 18:07
April 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.189, 26.824
26.2 km from Fry (16.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 20 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-07 22:41:37 UTC at 22:41
September 07, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.66, 43.443
8.2 km from Oni (5.2 miles)

Georgia (Sak'art'velo)

Depth: 15 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-24 02:45:31 UTC at 02:45
January 24, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.413, 72.791
106.2 km from Murghob (66.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 110 km

J
2011-04-01 13:29:10 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 59 km depth
Fry, South Aegean, Greece

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-04-01 13:29:10 UTC at 13:29
April 01, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.662, 26.56
42.2 km from Fry (26.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 59 km



A
2012-06-10 12:44:16 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ölüdeniz, Muğla, Turkey

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2012-06-10 12:44:16 UTC at 12:44
June 10, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.42, 28.88
28.2 km from Ölüdeniz (17.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 35 km

B

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-01-19 07:09:33 UTC at 07:09
January 19, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.372, 70.379
51.2 km from Farkhār (32.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 206 km

C
2000-12-15 16:44:47 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Akşehir, Konya, Turkey

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-12-15 16:44:47 UTC at 16:44
December 15, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.457, 31.351
12.2 km from Akşehir (7.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

D
2000-06-06 02:41:49 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Orta, Çankırı, Turkey

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-06-06 02:41:49 UTC at 02:41
June 06, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.693, 32.992
12.2 km from Orta (7.2 miles)

Central Turkey

Depth: 10 km

E

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-06-04 17:52:15 UTC at 17:52
June 04, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.723, 65.383
15.2 km from Khārān (9.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

F

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2001-06-15 16:19:07 UTC at 16:19
June 15, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.903, 51.679
199.2 km from Kilmia (123.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 10 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2002-02-03 09:26:43 UTC at 09:26
February 03, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.632, 30.902
11.2 km from Çay (7.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-01 17:14:59 UTC at 17:14
September 01, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.284, 51.945
214.2 km from Al Ghayz̧ah (133.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 10 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2004-08-10 01:47:32 UTC at 01:47
August 10, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.444, 70.796
46.2 km from Jurm (29.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 207 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-13 03:31:23 UTC at 03:31
March 13, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.095, 61.887
119.2 km from Īrānshahr (74.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 54 km