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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 8 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 37 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 515 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A
1983-10-30 04:12:27 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 11 km depth
Narman, Erzurum, Turkey

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1983-10-30 04:12:27 UTC at 04:12
October 30, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.33, 42.187
27.2 km from Narman (17.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 11 km

B

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1983-09-12 15:42:08 UTC at 15:42
September 12, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.502, 71.082
45.2 km from Ashkāsham (28.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 208 km

C

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

D

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1983-04-18 10:58:51 UTC at 10:58
April 18, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.793, 62.054
95.2 km from Khāsh (59.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 64 km

E

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

F

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

G
1982-12-13 09:12:48 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 5 km depth
Dhamār, Dhamār, Yemen

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-13 09:12:48 UTC at 09:12
December 13, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.701, 44.379
17.2 km from Dhamār (11.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 5 km

H

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1981-09-12 07:15:54 UTC at 07:15
September 12, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.693, 73.594
69.2 km from Gilgit (43.2 miles)

Northwestern Kashmir

Depth: 33 km

I
1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kerman, Kerman, Iran

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC at 17:22
July 28, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.013, 57.794
75.2 km from Kerman (46.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

J
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



A

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1981-05-02 16:04:55 UTC at 16:04
May 02, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.355, 71.085
54.2 km from Ashkāsham (33.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 228 km

B
1980-05-04 18:35:20 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 46 km depth
Hashtpar, Gīlān, Iran

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1980-05-04 18:35:20 UTC at 18:35
May 04, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.053, 48.985
28.2 km from Hashtpar (17.2 miles)

Northwestern Iran

Depth: 46 km

C

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1980-04-20 02:37:49 UTC at 02:37
April 20, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.736, 57.706

Owen Fracture Zone

Depth: 10 km

D

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

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-27 17:10:32 UTC at 17:10
November 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.962, 59.726
56.2 km from Qā’en (35.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

F

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

G

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

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

6.7 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

J

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



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-14 07:05:20 UTC at 07:05
December 14, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.139, 49.646
39.2 km from Masjed Soleymān (24.2 miles)

Western Iran

Depth: 33 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
1978-11-01 19:48:28 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 40 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1978-11-01 19:48:28 UTC at 19:48
November 01, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.349, 72.615
94.2 km from Karakenja (58.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 40 km

D
1978-09-16 15:35:56 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tabas, Yazd, Iran

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1978-09-16 15:35:56 UTC at 15:35
September 16, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.386, 57.434
52.2 km from Tabas (32.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

E
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

F

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

G

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1977-04-01 13:36:24 UTC at 13:36
April 01, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.545, 56.329
40.2 km from Bandar ‘Abbās (24.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 29 km

H

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1977-03-21 21:18:54 UTC at 21:18
March 21, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.609, 56.393
48.2 km from Bandar ‘Abbās (29.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 29 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

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1976-11-24 12:22:18 UTC at 12:22
November 24, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.121, 44.029
47.2 km from Doğubayazıt (29.2 miles)

Turkey Iran Border

Depth: 36 km