Latest earthquakes near Bahrain today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near the country Bahrain, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Bahrain? If an earthquake is happening right now near Bahrain (also known as البحرين), it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Bahrain.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 28, 2024 03:22PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.1 299 km NE
from Al Muharraq
May 23, 2024 08:07PM
(Bahrain)
M 5.1 323 km ENE
from Manama
Apr 24, 2024 12:34PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.2 232 km NE
from Manama
Mar 15, 2024 01:03AM
(Bahrain)
M 4.6 270 km ENE
from Manama
Dec 27, 2023 03:37PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.8 199 km ENE
from Manama
Dec 16, 2023 08:00PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.6 296 km NE
from Al Muharraq
Sep 12, 2023 12:36PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.8 205 km NE
from Manama
Sep 9, 2023 05:26AM
(Bahrain)
M 3.4 245 km NNE
from Manama
Sep 8, 2023 06:40AM
(Bahrain)
M 3.0 229 km NE
from Manama
Sep 7, 2023 08:25PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.2 214 km N
from Manama
Sep 7, 2023 05:22PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.0 223 km NE
from Manama
Sep 7, 2023 05:16PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.8 232 km NE
from Manama
Sep 6, 2023 10:44PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.5 290 km N
from Manama
Sep 5, 2023 07:08AM
(Bahrain)
M 3.3 222 km NE
from Manama
Sep 5, 2023 12:09AM
(Bahrain)
M 3.1 216 km NNE
from Manama
Sep 4, 2023 11:56PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.4 227 km NE
from Manama
Sep 4, 2023 10:57PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.3 246 km NE
from Manama
Aug 21, 2023 10:38PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.5 283 km ENE
from Manama
Aug 18, 2023 08:11PM
(Bahrain)
M 3.1 228 km NNW
from Manama
Aug 9, 2023 02:08AM
(Bahrain)
M 3.6 281 km ENE
from Manama
Jul 29, 2023 06:31AM
(Bahrain)
M 4.1 244 km ENE
from Manama
Jul 25, 2023 01:23PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.3 282 km ENE
from Manama
Jun 15, 2023 09:46PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.1 284 km NE
from Manama
Jun 15, 2023 08:20PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.3 294 km NE
from Manama
Jun 5, 2023 12:58PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.1 294 km NNE
from Manama

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bahrain

Bahrain Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
13 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.1
May 28, 2024 15:22

Average

A total of 132 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bahrain in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 13 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Bahrain roughly every 27 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Bahrain in 2015. A total of 24 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Bahrain that year. The strongest had a 5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bahrain in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Bahrain 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 Bahrain (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 125 94.7%
Mag. 5 7 5.3%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bahrain

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.5
On Apr 19, 2018 09:34.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.4
On Apr 9, 2013 14:52.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bahrain occurred on Apr 19, 2018 09:34 local time (Asia/Bahrain timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.5 and struck 255 kilometers (158 mi) north-northeast of Manama, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bahrain in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.4 earthquake struck on Apr 9, 2013 14:52, 264 kilometers (164 mi) north-northeast of Manama. It is the strongest earthquake near Bahrain 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 Bahrain 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 Bahrain.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Bahrain.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 19, 2018 09:34AM
(Bahrain)
M 5.5 255 km NNE
from Manama
Jun 22, 2022 12:09AM
(Bahrain)
M 5.4 290 km ENE
from Manama
Jul 30, 2014 04:32AM
(Bahrain)
M 5.3 293 km E
from Manama
Dec 30, 2014 07:19AM
(Bahrain)
M 5.3 275 km NNE
from Manama
Apr 1, 2023 06:57PM
(Bahrain)
M 5.1 269 km ENE
from Manama
Jan 10, 2015 08:03PM
(Bahrain)
M 5.0 298 km NNE
from Al Muharraq
Jan 6, 2019 07:48AM
(Bahrain)
M 5.0 276 km NNE
from Manama
Aug 15, 2014 05:48PM
(Bahrain)
M 4.9 268 km NNE
from Manama
Jun 22, 2022 11:35AM
(Bahrain)
M 4.9 284 km ENE
from Manama
Dec 5, 2017 10:26AM
(Bahrain)
M 4.9 227 km NE
from Manama

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bahrain

Earthquakes by region of Bahrain

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Bahrain?

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Bahrain on the afternoon of May 28, 2024 at 15:22 local time (Asia/Bahrain). The center of this earthquake was located 299km north-east of Al Muharraq at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bahrain in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bahrain?

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Bahrain on the afternoon of April 9, 2013 at 14:52 local time (Asia/Bahrain). The center of this earthquake was located 264km north-northeast of Manama at a depth of 12km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Bahrain since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bahrain?

In the past 10 years, 132 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bahrain. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 28 days.