Latest earthquakes near Syunik, Armenia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Syunik.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 25, 2024 02:29PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.9 212 km N
from Kapan
May 25, 2024 09:17AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.5 252 km W
from Kapan
May 22, 2024 06:42AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 232 km WSW
from Kapan
May 20, 2024 05:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.4 287 km W
from Kapan
May 19, 2024 06:37PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.5 260 km WSW
from Kapan
May 18, 2024 05:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 275 km WSW
from Kapan
May 17, 2024 07:31PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 294 km NNE
from Kapan
May 14, 2024 03:12PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 300 km WSW
from Kapan
May 13, 2024 03:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 166 km W
from Kapan
May 13, 2024 12:06PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.8 150 km W
from Kapan
May 11, 2024 05:23PM
(Yerevan)
M 4.4 198 km ESE
from Kapan
May 11, 2024 05:21PM
(Yerevan)
M 4.9 204 km E
from Kapan
May 10, 2024 08:11AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.9 293 km NNE
from Kapan
May 8, 2024 10:25PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 281 km W
from Kapan
May 7, 2024 08:40PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.6 190 km NNW
from Kapan
May 7, 2024 10:22AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 255 km W
from Kapan
May 5, 2024 11:58PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.9 226 km WSW
from Kapan
May 4, 2024 01:46PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 209 km NNW
from Kapan
May 3, 2024 04:14PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.8 295 km SW
from Kapan
May 3, 2024 09:35AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.1 251 km W
from Kapan
May 1, 2024 01:15PM
(Yerevan)
M 3.0 270 km N
from Kapan
Apr 30, 2024 07:37AM
(Yerevan)
M 2.0 263 km W
from Kapan
Apr 29, 2024 02:06PM
(Yerevan)
M 2.2 286 km W
from Kapan
Apr 28, 2024 10:41AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.5 281 km SSW
from Kapan
Apr 23, 2024 04:27AM
(Yerevan)
M 3.2 156 km N
from Kapan

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Syunik

Recent Syunik Earthquake News

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

Syunik Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
30 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.9
May 25, 2024 14:29

Average

A total of 302 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Syunik, Armenia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 30 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Syunik roughly every 12 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Syunik in 2023. A total of 50 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Syunik that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Syunik in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Syunik 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 Syunik (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 277 91.72%
Mag. 5 24 7.95%
Mag. 6 1 0.33%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Syunik

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 Syunik occurred on Feb 23, 2020 20:00 local time (Asia/Yerevan timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 193 kilometers (120 mi) west-southwest of Kapan, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Syunik in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 16:22, 205 kilometers (127 mi) west-southwest of Kapan. It is the strongest earthquake near Syunik 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 Syunik, 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 Syunik.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Syunik.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 23, 2020 08:00PM
(Yerevan)
M 6.0 193 km WSW
from Kapan
Nov 8, 2019 02:47AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.9 187 km SE
from Kapan
Jan 28, 2023 10:14PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.9 156 km SW
from Kapan
Feb 23, 2020 09:53AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.8 192 km WSW
from Kapan
Jan 18, 2023 02:08PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.7 153 km SW
from Kapan
Oct 5, 2022 04:21AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 143 km SW
from Kapan
Mar 24, 2023 07:16AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.6 158 km WSW
from Kapan
Jun 25, 2020 02:03PM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 226 km WSW
from Kapan
Sep 4, 2015 08:49AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.4 214 km NNE
from Kapan
Sep 29, 2014 05:38AM
(Yerevan)
M 5.3 264 km NNE
from Kapan

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Syunik

Earthquakes by city in Syunik

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

Use this regional Syunik earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Goris and Hats’avan.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Syunik, Armenia?

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Syunik on the afternoon of May 25, 2024 at 14:29 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 212km north of Kapan at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Syunik, Armenia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Syunik, Armenia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Syunik on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 16:22 local time (Asia/Yerevan). The center of this earthquake was located 205km west of Kapan at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Syunik since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Syunik, Armenia?

In the past 10 years, 302 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Syunik. This averages to 30 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 12 days.