Latest earthquakes near Shirak, Armenia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Shirak.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Oct 2, 2023 12:02PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 241 km SSW
from Gyumri
Oct 2, 2023 05:18AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 233 km SSW
from Gyumri
Oct 2, 2023 03:12AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.9 240 km SSW
from Gyumri
Oct 1, 2023 07:02AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.8 243 km S
from Gyumri
Sep 30, 2023 09:33PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 32 km N
from Gyumri
Sep 28, 2023 07:38PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.3 291 km SW
from Gyumri
Sep 27, 2023 08:00PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.3 153 km SW
from Gyumri
Sep 27, 2023 06:33PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.4 125 km W
from Gyumri
Sep 27, 2023 03:27AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.9 262 km SW
from Gyumri
Sep 26, 2023 11:19PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 159 km SSE
from Gyumri
Sep 26, 2023 07:12PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.3 291 km SW
from Gyumri
Sep 26, 2023 12:31AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 257 km SSW
from Gyumri
Sep 25, 2023 07:33PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 243 km SSW
from Gyumri
Sep 25, 2023 06:45AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.3 212 km N
from Gyumri
Sep 24, 2023 08:18PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 242 km SSW
from Gyumri
Sep 24, 2023 10:28AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.2 285 km SSE
from Gyumri
Sep 24, 2023 09:21AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 248 km ENE
from Gyumri
Sep 24, 2023 08:00AM
(Yerevan)
M 4.0 151 km NE
from Gyumri
Sep 23, 2023 11:57PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 73 km NNE
from Gyumri
Sep 23, 2023 01:12PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 174 km SSW
from Gyumri
Sep 21, 2023 08:22PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.8 275 km SSW
from Gyumri
Sep 21, 2023 07:11PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 288 km SSE
from Gyumri
Sep 21, 2023 06:43PM
(Yerevan)
M 4.0 284 km SSE
from Gyumri
Sep 20, 2023 01:24PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 237 km NE
from Gyumri
Sep 20, 2023 12:48AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 107 km SW
from Gyumri

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Shirak

Recent Shirak Earthquake News

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Shirak Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
27 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3
Oct 2, 2023 12:02

Average

A total of 273 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 kilometers (186 mi) of Shirak, Armenia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 27 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Shirak roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Shirak in 2020. A total of 48 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Shirak that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Shirak in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Shirak 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 Shirak (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 253 92.67%
Mag. 5 19 6.96%
Mag. 6 1 0.37%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Shirak

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 Shirak occurred on Feb 23, 2020 20:00 local time (Asia/Yerevan timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 260 kilometers (162 mi) south of Gyumri, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Shirak in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 16:22, 187 kilometers (116 mi) south of Gyumri. It is the strongest earthquake near Shirak in the past 123 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Shirak, 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 Shirak.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Shirak.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 23, 2020 08:00PM
(Yerevan)
M 6.0 260 km S
from Gyumri
Jan 28, 2023 10:14PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.9 279 km SSE
from Gyumri
Feb 23, 2020 09:53AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.8 266 km S
from Gyumri
Jan 18, 2023 02:08PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.7 279 km SSE
from Gyumri
Oct 5, 2022 04:21AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 274 km SSE
from Gyumri
Mar 24, 2023 07:16AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 273 km SSE
from Gyumri
Jun 25, 2020 02:03PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 252 km S
from Gyumri
Sep 27, 2022 06:08PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 81 km W
from Gyumri
Feb 13, 2022 10:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 43 km NNE
from Gyumri
Jun 5, 2018 10:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 259 km ENE
from Gyumri

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Shirak

Earthquakes by city in Shirak

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Shirak, Armenia?

A 3 magnitude earthquake hit near Shirak on the afternoon of October 2, 2023 at 12:02 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 241km south-southwest of Gyumri at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Shirak, Armenia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Shirak, Armenia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Shirak on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 16:22 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 187km south of Gyumri at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Shirak since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Shirak, Armenia?

In the past 10 years, 273 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Shirak. This averages to 27 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.