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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 38 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 510 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1976-11-07 04:00:51 UTC at 04:00
November 07, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.802, 59.155
8.2 km from Qā’en (5.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 13 km

B
1976-07-28 20:17:42 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 21 km depth
Goyty, Chechnya, Russia

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-28 20:17:42 UTC at 20:17
July 28, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.172, 45.603
1.2 km from Goyty (1.2 miles)

Georgia (Sak'art'velo)

Depth: 21 km

C
1976-07-28 18:24:28 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 50 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-28 18:24:28 UTC at 18:24
July 28, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.295, 72.79
108.2 km from Nookat (67.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 50 km

D
1976-05-17 02:58:40 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-05-17 02:58:40 UTC at 02:58
May 17, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.381, 63.472
27.2 km from Gazli (17.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 10 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
1976-04-08 02:59:05 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1976-04-08 02:59:05 UTC at 02:59
April 08, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.167, 63.806
30.2 km from Gazli (18.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 33 km

G
1976-04-08 02:40:27 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-04-08 02:40:27 UTC at 02:40
April 08, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.311, 63.773
33.2 km from Gazli (21.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 33 km

H

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1975-10-03 17:31:35 UTC at 17:31
October 03, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.413, 66.35
57.2 km from Chaman (35.2 miles)

Western Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

I

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

J
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



A

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1975-03-07 07:04:42 UTC at 07:04
March 07, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.497, 56.26
34.2 km from Bandar ‘Abbās (21.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 27 km

B

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-12-28 12:11:43 UTC at 12:11
December 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.054, 72.87
55.2 km from Mingora (34.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 22 km

C
1974-08-11 21:21:33 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 9 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1974-08-11 21:21:33 UTC at 21:21
August 11, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.469, 73.629
123.2 km from Nookat (76.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 9 km

D

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1974-07-30 05:12:40 UTC at 05:12
July 30, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.353, 70.763
57.2 km from Jurm (35.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 211 km

E

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1972-11-12 17:56:54 UTC at 17:56
November 12, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.358, 73.176
72.2 km from Murghob (44.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 114 km

F

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

G

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1972-09-03 16:48:29 UTC at 16:48
September 03, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.919, 73.416
80.2 km from Gilgit (50.2 miles)

Northwestern Kashmir

Depth: 30 km

H

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1972-06-24 15:29:21 UTC at 15:29
June 24, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.278, 69.681
36.2 km from Farkhār (22.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 24 km

I
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

J

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1972-01-20 11:36:29 UTC at 11:36
January 20, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.374, 70.83
54.2 km from Jurm (33.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 211 km



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1971-11-08 03:06:37 UTC at 03:06
November 08, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.978, 54.519
58.2 km from Bandar-e Lengeh (36.2 miles)

Southern Iran

Depth: 20 km

B
1971-05-22 16:44:02 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Bingöl, Bingöl, Turkey

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1971-05-22 16:44:02 UTC at 16:44
May 22, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.934, 40.653
14.2 km from Bingöl (9.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 10 km

C
1971-05-12 06:25:16 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 22 km depth
Yeşilova, Burdur, Turkey

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1971-05-12 06:25:16 UTC at 06:25
May 12, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.585, 29.784
8.2 km from Yeşilova (5.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 22 km

D
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

E

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1970-07-30 04:58:44 UTC at 04:58
July 30, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.248, 51.995
217.2 km from Al Ghayz̧ah (135.2 miles)

Gulf Of Aden

Depth: 15 km

F
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

G

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

H
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

I

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

J

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