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

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 5 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 37 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 511 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A
1992-03-13 17:18:39 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 27 km depth
Cimin, Erzincan, Turkey

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-03-13 17:18:39 UTC at 17:18
March 13, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.71, 39.605
8.2 km from Cimin (5.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 27 km

B
1981-06-11 07:24:25 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kerman, Kerman, Iran

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1981-06-11 07:24:25 UTC at 07:24
June 11, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.913, 57.715
73.2 km from Kerman (45.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 33 km

C

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-04-08 02:28:25 UTC at 02:28
April 08, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.429, 57.52

Owen Fracture Zone

Depth: 10 km

D

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1975-10-03 05:14:23 UTC at 05:14
October 03, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.251, 66.315
65.2 km from Kot Malik (40.2 miles)

Western Afghanistan

Depth: 11 km

E
1975-09-06 09:20:10 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 26 km depth
Lice, Diyarbakır, Turkey

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1975-09-06 09:20:10 UTC at 09:20
September 06, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.474, 40.723
7.2 km from Lice (4.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 26 km

F

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1979-01-16 09:50:10 UTC at 09:50
January 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.897, 59.472
32.2 km from Qā’en (20.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

G
1969-03-28 01:48:32 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kula, Manisa, Turkey

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1969-03-28 01:48:32 UTC at 01:48
March 28, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.515, 28.546
9.2 km from Kula (6.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1970-05-14 18:12:26 UTC at 18:12
May 14, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.191, 47.14
7.2 km from Novyy Chirkey (4.2 miles)

Caucasus, Russia

Depth: 15 km

I
1970-07-30 00:52:21 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Kalāleh, Golestān, Iran

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1970-07-30 00:52:21 UTC at 00:52
July 30, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.733, 55.885
52.2 km from Kalāleh (32.2 miles)

Northern Iran

Depth: 15 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1958-08-16 19:13:48 UTC at 19:13
August 16, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.29, 47.867
25.2 km from Kangāvar (15.2 miles)

Iran Iraq Border

Depth: 15 km



A

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1962-07-06 23:05:34 UTC at 23:05
July 06, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.458, 70.412
51.2 km from Farkhār (31.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 216 km

B
1949-07-10 15:49:18 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1949-07-10 15:49:18 UTC at 15:49
July 10, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.079, 71.277
27.2 km from Karakenja (17.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 20 km

C
1927-09-11 22:15:52 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 35 km depth
Hurzuf, Crimea, Ukraine

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1927-09-11 22:15:52 UTC at 22:15
September 11, 1927 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.428, 34.422
17.2 km from Hurzuf (10.2 miles)

Crimea, Ukraine

Depth: 35 km

D

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1934-06-13 22:10:21 UTC at 22:10
June 13, 1934 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.097, 62.652
141.2 km from Khāsh (88.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 10 km

E

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1922-08-13 00:09:55 UTC at 00:09
August 13, 1922 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.324, 27.547
36.2 km from Kárpathos (22.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 15 km

F

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1911-01-01 10:18:01 UTC at 10:18
January 01, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.334, 66.571
37.2 km from Qarchī Gak (23.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 35 km

G

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2009-01-03 20:23:20 UTC at 20:23
January 03, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.419, 70.743
50.2 km from Jurm (31.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 204 km

H
2003-12-26 01:56:52 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Bam, Kerman, Iran

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2003-12-26 01:56:52 UTC at 01:56
December 26, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.995, 58.311
13.2 km from Bam (8.2 miles)

Southeastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

I

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2004-04-05 21:24:04 UTC at 21:24
April 05, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.512, 71.029
42.2 km from Jurm (26.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 187 km

J

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2006-12-30 08:30:49 UTC at 08:30
December 30, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.313, 51.365
156.2 km from Kilmia (97.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 15 km



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