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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 37 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 534 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1930-05-06 22:34:26 UTC at 22:34
May 06, 1930 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.087, 44.781
12.2 km from Salmās (7.2 miles)

Turkey Iran Border

Depth: 15 km

B

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1931-08-27 15:27:21 UTC at 15:27
August 27, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.784, 67.365
9.2 km from Mach (5.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

C

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1935-05-30 21:32:57 UTC at 21:32
May 30, 1935 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.941, 66.477
14.2 km from Kalāt (8.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

D

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1921-11-15 20:36:43 UTC at 20:36
November 15, 1921 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.202, 70.711
74.2 km from Jurm (46.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 240 km

E
1909-01-23 02:48:28 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Delījān, Markazi, Iran

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1909-01-23 02:48:28 UTC at 02:48
January 23, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.248, 50.41
38.2 km from Delījān (23.2 miles)

Western Iran

Depth: 15 km

F
1909-10-20 23:41:22 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ghotki, Sindh, Pakistan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1909-10-20 23:41:22 UTC at 23:41
October 20, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.074, 69.333
7.2 km from Ghotki (4.2 miles)

India Pakistan Border

Depth: 35 km

G

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1909-07-07 21:37:47 UTC at 21:37
July 07, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.387, 70.251
61.2 km from Pārūn (37.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 200 km

H

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1911-02-18 18:41:09 UTC at 18:41
February 18, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.331, 72.628
118.2 km from Murghob (73.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 15 km

I
1912-08-09 01:29:03 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Malkara, Tekirdağ, Turkey

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1912-08-09 01:29:03 UTC at 01:29
August 09, 1912 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.638, 27.023
29.2 km from Malkara (18.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 km

J
1914-10-03 22:07:07 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Burdur, Burdur, Turkey

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1914-10-03 22:07:07 UTC at 22:07
October 03, 1914 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.629, 30.021
25.2 km from Burdur (16.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 15 km