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List of latest earthquakes near Blagoevgrad.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 12, 2024 04:09
(Sofia)
M 2.2 260 km SE
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 11, 2024 16:55
(Sofia)
M 2.5 248 km E
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 10, 2024 04:44
(Sofia)
M 2.5 208 km W
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 9, 2024 15:53
(Sofia)
M 2.2 293 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 8, 2024 12:59
(Sofia)
M 2.6 50 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 8, 2024 10:18
(Sofia)
M 2.1 260 km W
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 6, 2024 16:01
(Sofia)
M 2.8 12 km S
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 6, 2024 15:36
(Sofia)
M 2.3 244 km W
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 6, 2024 12:33
(Sofia)
M 2.3 290 km WSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 5, 2024 18:56
(Sofia)
M 2.5 244 km WSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 5, 2024 08:59
(Sofia)
M 2.5 184 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 5, 2024 00:51
(Sofia)
M 2.8 213 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 5, 2024 00:12
(Sofia)
M 2.6 209 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 4, 2024 16:55
(Sofia)
M 2.1 298 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 4, 2024 08:23
(Sofia)
M 2.4 241 km W
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 3, 2024 23:35
(Sofia)
M 2.4 261 km NW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 3, 2024 08:00
(Sofia)
M 2.0 208 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 1, 2024 07:53
(Sofia)
M 2.0 264 km WSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jun 1, 2024 06:39
(Sofia)
M 2.2 225 km S
from Blagoevgrad
May 31, 2024 20:18
(Sofia)
M 2.1 271 km S
from Blagoevgrad
May 31, 2024 20:07
(Sofia)
M 2.0 255 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
May 31, 2024 15:58
(Sofia)
M 2.6 294 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
May 31, 2024 06:06
(Sofia)
M 2.0 297 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
May 30, 2024 22:52
(Sofia)
M 2.0 254 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
May 30, 2024 18:59
(Sofia)
M 2.5 248 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Blagoevgrad

Blagoevgrad Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
26 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Jun 12, 2024 04:09

Average

A total of 267 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Blagoevgrad in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 26 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Blagoevgrad roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Blagoevgrad in 2021. A total of 57 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Blagoevgrad that year. The strongest had a 6.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Blagoevgrad in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Blagoevgrad 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 Blagoevgrad (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 248 92.88%
Mag. 5 18 6.74%
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 Blagoevgrad

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On Mar 3, 2021 12:16.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.2
On Nov 9, 1905 00:06.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Blagoevgrad occurred on Mar 3, 2021 12:16 local time (Europe/Sofia timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 263 kilometers (163 mi) south-southwest of Blagoevgrad, at a depth of 8 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Blagoevgrad in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.2 earthquake struck on Nov 9, 1905 00:06, 249 kilometers (155 mi) south-southwest of Blagoevgrad. It is the strongest earthquake near Blagoevgrad 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 Blagoevgrad 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 Blagoevgrad.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Blagoevgrad.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 3, 2021 12:16
(Sofia)
M 6.3 263 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Mar 4, 2021 20:38
(Sofia)
M 5.8 261 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Mar 12, 2021 14:57
(Sofia)
M 5.6 251 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jan 16, 2022 13:48
(Sofia)
M 5.5 244 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Jan 9, 2022 23:43
(Sofia)
M 5.5 194 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
Mar 4, 2021 21:23
(Sofia)
M 5.5 255 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Sep 27, 2020 01:50
(Sofia)
M 5.4 249 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Mar 3, 2021 13:45
(Sofia)
M 5.3 265 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Nov 26, 2019 05:03
(Sofia)
M 5.3 295 km WSW
from Blagoevgrad
Aug 22, 2014 07:27
(Sofia)
M 5.2 233 km S
from Blagoevgrad

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Blagoevgrad

Nearest earthquakes from Blagoevgrad

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Blagoevgrad. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Blagoevgrad.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 25, 2022 19:55
(Sofia)
M 4.2 8 km WNW
from Blagoevgrad
Apr 25, 2022 19:31
(Sofia)
M 4.0 10 km SW
from Blagoevgrad
May 22, 2016 11:58
(Sofia)
M 4.3 42 km SSE
from Blagoevgrad
Dec 30, 2019 20:01
(Sofia)
M 4.4 45 km ENE
from Blagoevgrad
Aug 2, 2018 17:17
(Sofia)
M 4.2 55 km SE
from Blagoevgrad
Feb 28, 2016 13:17
(Sofia)
M 4.4 60 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jan 2, 2018 06:24
(Sofia)
M 4.9 84 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jan 2, 2018 19:36
(Sofia)
M 4.3 87 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Feb 5, 2018 11:13
(Sofia)
M 4.5 88 km SSW
from Blagoevgrad
Jan 2, 2018 00:13
(Sofia)
M 4.4 94 km S
from Blagoevgrad

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Blagoevgrad

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Blagoevgrad?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Blagoevgrad on the night of June 12, 2024 at 04:09 local time (Europe/Sofia). The center of this earthquake was located 260km south-east of Blagoevgrad at a depth of 10km under water in the Aegean Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Blagoevgrad in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Blagoevgrad?

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Blagoevgrad on the night of November 9, 1905 at 00:06 local time (Europe/Sofia). The center of this earthquake was located 249km south-southeast of Blagoevgrad at a depth of 15km under water in the Aegean Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Blagoevgrad since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Blagoevgrad?

In the past 10 years, 267 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Blagoevgrad. This averages to 27 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 14 days.