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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 37 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 533 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A
1998-03-14 19:40:27 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 9 km depth
Kerman, Kerman, Iran

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1998-03-14 19:40:27 UTC at 19:40
March 14, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.154, 57.605
52.2 km from Kerman (32.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 9 km

B

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-30 06:22:28 UTC at 06:22
May 30, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.106, 70.11
24.2 km from Rustāq (15.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

C
1999-03-04 05:38:26 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kūh Sefīd, Kerman, Iran

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-03-04 05:38:26 UTC at 05:38
March 04, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.343, 57.193
110.2 km from Kūh Sefīd (68.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 33 km

D

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-16 00:40:48 UTC at 00:40
December 16, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.148, 69.011
14.2 km from Nahrīn (8.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 36 km

E
1990-11-06 18:45:52 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Dārāb, Fars, Iran

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1990-11-06 18:45:52 UTC at 18:45
November 06, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.251, 55.462
105.2 km from Dārāb (65.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 10 km

F
1972-04-10 02:06:51 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Fīrūzābād, Fars, Iran

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1972-04-10 02:06:51 UTC at 02:06
April 10, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.415, 52.765
51.2 km from Fīrūzābād (31.2 miles)

Persian Gulf

Depth: 10 km

G

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1977-12-28 02:45:36 UTC at 02:45
December 28, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 16.659, 40.278
144.2 km from Massawa (89.2 miles)

Red Sea

Depth: 33 km

H

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-14 02:21:22 UTC at 02:21
November 14, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.918, 59.741
55.2 km from Qā’en (34.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

I

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1964-01-28 14:09:17 UTC at 14:09
January 28, 1964 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.48, 70.947
43.2 km from Jurm (27.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 195 km

J

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1966-06-06 07:46:17 UTC at 07:46
June 06, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.421, 71.224
40.2 km from Ashkāsham (24.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 215 km