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List of latest earthquakes near Armenia.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 11:49AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.8 287 km SW
from Gyumri
May 26, 2024 08:05AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 234 km SW
from Yerevan
May 26, 2024 02:37AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.4 297 km SSW
from Ararat
May 25, 2024 02:30PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.8 198 km ENE
from Yerevan
May 25, 2024 11:27AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.7 82 km W
from Gyumri
May 25, 2024 09:17AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.7 168 km SSW
from Yerevan
May 25, 2024 06:14AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.8 292 km N
from Vanadzor
May 23, 2024 01:51AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 179 km WSW
from Yerevan
May 22, 2024 02:02PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 235 km SW
from Yerevan
May 22, 2024 10:55AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.2 294 km N
from Yerevan
May 22, 2024 06:42AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 200 km SSW
from Yerevan
May 21, 2024 08:41PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 274 km SSW
from Yerevan
May 20, 2024 05:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.4 200 km SW
from Yerevan
May 19, 2024 06:37PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.5 203 km SSW
from Yerevan
May 18, 2024 05:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 194 km SSW
from Yerevan
May 18, 2024 10:05AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 279 km SW
from Yerevan
May 17, 2024 07:31PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 268 km ENE
from Vanadzor
May 17, 2024 12:27AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 295 km SW
from Gyumri
May 16, 2024 05:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 253 km WSW
from Yerevan
May 16, 2024 08:40AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.3 291 km W
from Yerevan
May 15, 2024 04:13PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 295 km W
from Yerevan
May 14, 2024 10:10PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 252 km SW
from Yerevan
May 14, 2024 03:12PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 211 km SW
from Yerevan
May 14, 2024 01:56PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 295 km SW
from Yerevan
May 14, 2024 01:27PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 286 km SW
from Yerevan

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Recent Armenia Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Armenia. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Armenia and elsewhere.

Armenia Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
43 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.8
May 26, 2024 11:49

Average

A total of 431 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Armenia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 43 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Armenia roughly every 8 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Armenia in 2023. A total of 69 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Armenia that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Armenia with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Armenia in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Armenia during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Armenia (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 401 93.04%
Mag. 5 29 6.73%
Mag. 6 1 0.23%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Armenia

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Feb 23, 2020 20:00.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Nov 24, 1976 16:22.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Armenia occurred on Feb 23, 2020 20:00 local time (Asia/Yerevan timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 188 kilometers (117 mi) south of Yerevan, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Armenia in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 16:22, 125 kilometers (78 mi) south of Yerevan. It is the strongest earthquake near Armenia in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Armenia in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Armenia.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Armenia.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 23, 2020 08:00PM
(Yerevan)
M 6.0 188 km S
from Yerevan
Jan 28, 2023 10:14PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.9 199 km S
from Yerevan
Feb 23, 2020 09:53AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.8 193 km S
from Yerevan
Jan 18, 2023 02:08PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.7 198 km S
from Yerevan
Oct 5, 2022 04:21AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 191 km SSE
from Yerevan
Mar 24, 2023 07:16AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 193 km S
from Yerevan
Dec 8, 2022 10:42AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.5 258 km NE
from Vanadzor
Jun 25, 2020 02:03PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 190 km SSW
from Yerevan
Sep 4, 2015 08:49AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 268 km ENE
from Yerevan
Feb 13, 2022 10:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 43 km NNE
from Gyumri

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Earthquakes by region of Armenia

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Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Armenia.

When was the last earthquake in Armenia?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Armenia on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 11:49 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 287km southwest of Gyumri at a depth of 2km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Armenia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Armenia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Armenia on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 16:22 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 125km south-southwest of Yerevan at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Armenia since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Armenia?

In the past 10 years, 431 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Armenia. This averages to 43 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 8 days.