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

  • 2 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 36 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 507 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2007-01-08 17:21:49 UTC at 17:21
January 08, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.803, 70.312
23.2 km from Vorukh (14.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 16 km

B

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2008-10-05 22:56:28 UTC at 22:56
October 05, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.886, 69.47
35.2 km from Ḩukūmatī Azrah (22.2 miles)

Central Afghanistan

Depth: 10 km

C

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1992-02-26 03:45:19 UTC at 03:45
February 26, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.803, 57.764

Owen Fracture Zone

Depth: 10 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1993-09-04 11:38:38 UTC at 11:38
September 04, 1993 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.429, 70.812
48.2 km from Jurm (30.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 194 km

E

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1994-10-25 00:54:34 UTC at 00:54
October 25, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.359, 70.957
57.2 km from Jurm (35.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 238 km

F

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-27 21:30:36 UTC at 21:30
February 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.985, 67.977
13.2 km from Harnai (8.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

G
1998-07-09 14:19:18 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 26 km depth
Lerik, Lerik, Azerbaijan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1998-07-09 14:19:18 UTC at 14:19
July 09, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.717, 48.507
10.2 km from Lerik (6.2 miles)

Northwestern Iran

Depth: 26 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1999-02-11 14:08:51 UTC at 14:08
February 11, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.259, 69.364
27.2 km from Ḩukūmatī Azrah (17.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1989-12-07 12:59:33 UTC at 12:59
December 07, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.917, 58.971
181.2 km from Chabahar (112.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southeastern Iran

Depth: 15 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-27 20:08:37 UTC at 20:08
May 27, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.167, 50.921
24.2 km from Dogonbadan (15.2 miles)

Western Iran

Depth: 30 km



A

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1989-07-24 03:27:48 UTC at 03:27
July 24, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.085, 71.069
74.2 km from Pārūn (46.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 95 km

B
1990-01-20 01:27:09 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 24 km depth
Mahdishahr, Semnān, Iran

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1990-01-20 01:27:09 UTC at 01:27
January 20, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.832, 52.954
38.2 km from Mahdishahr (23.2 miles)

Northern Iran

Depth: 24 km

C

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1990-05-15 14:25:20 UTC at 14:25
May 15, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.043, 70.428
77.2 km from Farkhār (48.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 113 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1972-09-04 13:42:19 UTC at 13:42
September 04, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.941, 73.387
83.2 km from Gilgit (51.2 miles)

Northwestern Kashmir

Depth: 30 km

E
1976-04-22 17:03:07 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 24 km depth
Fīrūzābād, Fars, Iran

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-04-22 17:03:07 UTC at 17:03
April 22, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.714, 52.128
45.2 km from Fīrūzābād (28.2 miles)

Persian Gulf

Depth: 24 km

F

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-18 07:59:56 UTC at 07:59
December 18, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 47.787, 48.192
59.2 km from Shalkar (37.2 miles)

Russia Kazakhstan Border

Depth: 0 km

G
1978-06-04 19:30:23 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-06-04 19:30:23 UTC at 19:30
June 04, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.381, 63.619
31.2 km from Gazli (19.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 33 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-01-17 07:59:55 UTC at 07:59
January 17, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 47.883, 48.128
60.2 km from Shalkar (37.2 miles)

Russia Kazakhstan Border

Depth: 0 km

I

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-12-07 09:24:00 UTC at 09:24
December 07, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.033, 59.817
67.2 km from Qā’en (42.2 miles)

Northeastern Iran

Depth: 31 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1963-03-24 12:44:05 UTC at 12:44
March 24, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.438, 47.882
10.2 km from Kangāvar (6.2 miles)

Iran Iraq Border

Depth: 20 km



A

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1965-02-02 15:56:51 UTC at 15:56
February 02, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.523, 73.251
95.2 km from Murghob (59.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 15 km

B

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1966-04-20 16:42:06 UTC at 16:42
April 20, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.703, 48.238
3.2 km from Gereykhanovskoye (2.2 miles)

Caspian Sea

Depth: 20 km

C
1966-05-09 00:42:56 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 25 km depth
Palekastro, Crete, Greece

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1966-05-09 00:42:56 UTC at 00:42
May 09, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.425, 26.455
87.2 km from Palekastro (54.2 miles)

Crete, Greece

Depth: 25 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1966-08-01 19:09:56 UTC at 19:09
August 01, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.937, 68.778
31.2 km from Duki (19.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 20 km

E

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1967-01-25 01:50:20 UTC at 01:50
January 25, 1967 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.715, 71.625
1.2 km from Ishqoshim (0.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 273 km

F

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1970-04-19 13:47:35 UTC at 13:47
April 19, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.944, 29.747
22.2 km from Dumlupınar (13.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 17 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1955-02-18 22:48:39 UTC at 22:48
February 18, 1955 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.387, 67.1
22.2 km from Quetta (14.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

H
1956-07-21 15:32:30 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Anjār, Gujarat, India

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1956-07-21 15:32:30 UTC at 15:32
July 21, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.278, 70.107
20.2 km from Anjār (12.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I
1957-04-26 06:33:37 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 25 km depth
Ölüdeniz, Muğla, Turkey

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1957-04-26 06:33:37 UTC at 06:33
April 26, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.273, 28.902
39.2 km from Ölüdeniz (24.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 25 km

J
1957-05-26 09:36:38 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Akyazı, Sakarya, Turkey

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1957-05-26 09:36:38 UTC at 09:36
May 26, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.62, 30.86
21.2 km from Akyazı (13.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 km