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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 59 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 490 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-12 18:18:17 UTC at 18:18
November 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.905, 45.956
32.2 km from Ḩalabjah (20.2 miles)

Iran Iraq Border

Depth: 19 km

B

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-12-07 07:50:07 UTC at 07:50
December 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.227, 72.752
106.2 km from Murghob (66.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

C

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-10-26 09:09:42 UTC at 09:09
October 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.524, 70.368
46.2 km from Farkhār (28.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 231 km

D

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-09-24 11:29:47 UTC at 11:29
September 24, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.951, 65.501
113.2 km from Bela (70.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

E

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-04-16 10:44:20 UTC at 10:44
April 16, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.033, 61.996
79.2 km from Khāsh (49.2 miles)

Iran Pakistan Border

Depth: 80 km

F
2011-10-23 10:41:23 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 18 km depth
Van, Van, Turkey

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-10-23 10:41:23 UTC at 10:41
October 23, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.721, 43.508
27.2 km from Van (17.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 18 km

G

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-18 20:23:23 UTC at 20:23
January 18, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.777, 63.951
46.2 km from Dālbandīn (28.2 miles)

Southwestern Pakistan

Depth: 68 km

H

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-10-08 03:50:40 UTC at 03:50
October 08, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.539, 73.588
21.2 km from Muzaffarābād (13.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 26 km

I

7.4 magnitude earthquake

2002-03-03 12:08:19 UTC at 12:08
March 03, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.502, 70.482
51.2 km from Jurm (31.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 225 km

J
2001-01-26 03:16:40 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 16 km depth
Bhachāu, Gujarat, India

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2001-01-26 03:16:40 UTC at 03:16
January 26, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.419, 70.232
17.2 km from Bhachāu (10.2 miles)

Depth: 16 km



A

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-12-06 17:11:06 UTC at 17:11
December 06, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.566, 54.799
37.2 km from Balkanabat (23.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

B
1999-11-12 16:57:19 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Düzce, Düzce, Turkey

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1999-11-12 16:57:19 UTC at 16:57
November 12, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.758, 31.161
8.2 km from Düzce (5.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 10 km

C
1999-08-17 00:01:39 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 17 km depth
İzmit, Kocaeli, Turkey

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-08-17 00:01:39 UTC at 00:01
August 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.748, 29.864
4.2 km from İzmit (3.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 17 km

D

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-10 07:57:29 UTC at 07:57
May 10, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.825, 59.809
58.2 km from Qā’en (36.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-27 21:08:02 UTC at 21:08
February 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.976, 68.208
29.2 km from Harnai (18.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

F

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1995-11-22 04:15:11 UTC at 04:15
November 22, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.826, 34.799
27.2 km from Nuwaybi‘a (17.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1993-08-09 12:42:48 UTC at 12:42
August 09, 1993 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.379, 70.868
53.2 km from Jurm (33.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 214 km

H

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1991-04-29 09:12:48 UTC at 09:12
April 29, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.453, 43.673
22.2 km from Java (13.2 miles)

Georgia (Sak'art'velo)

Depth: 17 km

I
1990-06-20 21:00:09 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 18 km depth
Rasht, Gīlān, Iran

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1990-06-20 21:00:09 UTC at 21:00
June 20, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.957, 49.409
39.2 km from Rasht (24.2 miles)

Northern Iran

Depth: 18 km

J

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-29 07:54:44 UTC at 07:54
July 29, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.19, 70.896
75.2 km from Jurm (46.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 98 km



A
1984-03-19 20:28:38 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 14 km depth
Gazli, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1984-03-19 20:28:38 UTC at 20:28
March 19, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.32, 63.35
22.2 km from Gazli (13.2 miles)

Western Uzbekistan

Depth: 14 km

B

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1983-12-30 23:52:39 UTC at 23:52
December 30, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.372, 70.738
55.2 km from Jurm (34.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 214 km

C

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

D
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

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
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

G

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

H
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

I
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

J

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1965-03-14 15:53:07 UTC at 15:53
March 14, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.405, 70.724
51.2 km from Jurm (32.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 207 km