Latest earthquakes near Lori, Armenia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Lori.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 08:05AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 292 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 25, 2024 02:30PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.8 173 km ENE
from Vanadzor
May 25, 2024 11:27AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.7 136 km W
from Vanadzor
May 25, 2024 09:17AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.7 229 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 25, 2024 06:14AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.8 292 km N
from Vanadzor
May 23, 2024 01:51AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 209 km SW
from Vanadzor
May 22, 2024 02:02PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 292 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 22, 2024 10:55AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.2 224 km N
from Vanadzor
May 22, 2024 06:42AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 268 km S
from Vanadzor
May 20, 2024 05:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.4 258 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 19, 2024 06:37PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.5 268 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 18, 2024 05:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 254 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 17, 2024 07:31PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 268 km ENE
from Vanadzor
May 16, 2024 05:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 290 km SW
from Vanadzor
May 15, 2024 04:13PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 299 km WSW
from Vanadzor
May 14, 2024 10:10PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 299 km SW
from Vanadzor
May 14, 2024 03:12PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 268 km SSW
from Vanadzor
May 13, 2024 03:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 198 km S
from Vanadzor
May 13, 2024 12:06PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.8 185 km S
from Vanadzor
May 11, 2024 11:38PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 225 km WSW
from Vanadzor
May 10, 2024 08:11AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.9 273 km ENE
from Vanadzor
May 9, 2024 03:59AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.3 143 km W
from Vanadzor
May 8, 2024 10:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 189 km SW
from Vanadzor
May 8, 2024 08:38AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 295 km SW
from Vanadzor
May 7, 2024 08:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 70 km E
from Vanadzor

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Lori

Lori Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
29 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 26, 2024 08:05

Average

A total of 291 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Lori, Armenia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 29 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Lori roughly every 12 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Lori in 2020. A total of 51 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Lori that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Lori in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Lori 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 Lori (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 269 92.44%
Mag. 5 21 7.22%
Mag. 6 1 0.34%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Lori

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 Lori occurred on Feb 23, 2020 20:00 local time (Asia/Yerevan timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 257 kilometers (160 mi) south of Vanadzor, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Lori in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 16:22, 191 kilometers (119 mi) south of Vanadzor. It is the strongest earthquake near Lori 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 Lori, 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 Lori.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Lori.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 23, 2020 08:00PM
(Yerevan)
M 6.0 257 km S
from Vanadzor
Jan 28, 2023 10:14PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.9 268 km S
from Vanadzor
Feb 23, 2020 09:53AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.8 262 km S
from Vanadzor
Jan 18, 2023 02:08PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.7 266 km S
from Vanadzor
Mar 24, 2023 07:16AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 262 km S
from Vanadzor
Oct 5, 2022 04:21AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 260 km S
from Vanadzor
Dec 8, 2022 10:42AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.5 258 km NE
from Vanadzor
Jun 25, 2020 02:03PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 257 km S
from Vanadzor
Sep 4, 2015 08:49AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 256 km E
from Vanadzor
Jun 5, 2018 10:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 208 km ENE
from Vanadzor

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Lori

Earthquakes by city in Lori

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Lori, Armenia.

Use this regional Lori earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Stepanavan and Spitak.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Lori, Armenia?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Lori on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 08:05 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 292km south-southwest of Vanadzor at a depth of 7km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Lori, Armenia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lori, Armenia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Lori on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 16:22 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 191km south of Vanadzor at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Lori since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lori, Armenia?

In the past 10 years, 291 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Lori. This averages to 29 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.