Latest earthquakes near Plovdiv today

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List of latest earthquakes near Plovdiv.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 12, 2024 04:09
(Sofia)
M 2.2 226 km S
from Plovdiv
Jun 11, 2024 16:55
(Sofia)
M 2.5 111 km ENE
from Plovdiv
Jun 11, 2024 14:20
(Sofia)
M 2.1 294 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 11, 2024 09:28
(Sofia)
M 2.3 292 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 8, 2024 12:59
(Sofia)
M 2.6 181 km WSW
from Plovdiv
Jun 7, 2024 08:28
(Sofia)
M 2.1 275 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 6, 2024 16:01
(Sofia)
M 2.8 140 km W
from Plovdiv
Jun 6, 2024 10:49
(Sofia)
M 2.3 277 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 6, 2024 03:13
(Sofia)
M 2.0 225 km SE
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 22:54
(Sofia)
M 2.1 274 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 22:43
(Sofia)
M 2.1 276 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 21:42
(Sofia)
M 3.4 274 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 08:59
(Sofia)
M 2.5 290 km SW
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 04:10
(Sofia)
M 2.1 280 km SE
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 00:51
(Sofia)
M 2.8 221 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Jun 5, 2024 00:12
(Sofia)
M 2.6 213 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Jun 3, 2024 08:00
(Sofia)
M 2.0 213 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Jun 2, 2024 12:52
(Sofia)
M 2.0 270 km SE
from Plovdiv
Jun 1, 2024 06:39
(Sofia)
M 2.2 296 km SW
from Plovdiv
May 31, 2024 09:32
(Sofia)
M 3.0 284 km SE
from Plovdiv
May 30, 2024 18:59
(Sofia)
M 2.5 233 km S
from Plovdiv
May 29, 2024 06:39
(Sofia)
M 2.1 292 km SW
from Plovdiv
May 28, 2024 21:42
(Sofia)
M 2.5 286 km SE
from Plovdiv
May 28, 2024 15:01
(Sofia)
M 2.2 282 km SE
from Plovdiv
May 28, 2024 11:48
(Sofia)
M 2.4 284 km W
from Plovdiv

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Plovdiv Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 107 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Plovdiv in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 10 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Plovdiv in 2014. A total of 39 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Plovdiv that year. The strongest had a 6.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Plovdiv in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Plovdiv 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 Plovdiv (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 103 96.26%
Mag. 5 4 3.74%
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 Plovdiv

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.5
On Jan 16, 2022 13:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.2
On Nov 9, 1905 00:06.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Plovdiv occurred on Jan 16, 2022 13:48 local time (Europe/Sofia timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.5 and struck 237 kilometers (147 mi) south of Plovdiv, at a depth of 7 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Plovdiv in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.2 earthquake struck on Nov 9, 1905 00:06, 229 kilometers (142 mi) south of Plovdiv. It is the strongest earthquake near Plovdiv 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 Plovdiv 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 Plovdiv.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Plovdiv.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 16, 2022 13:48
(Sofia)
M 5.5 237 km S
from Plovdiv
Sep 27, 2020 01:50
(Sofia)
M 5.4 243 km S
from Plovdiv
Aug 22, 2014 07:27
(Sofia)
M 5.2 270 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Sep 11, 2016 16:10
(Sofia)
M 5.1 270 km W
from Plovdiv
Jan 2, 2018 06:24
(Sofia)
M 4.9 186 km WSW
from Plovdiv
Nov 6, 2020 00:16
(Sofia)
M 4.9 256 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Apr 21, 2018 03:20
(Sofia)
M 4.9 259 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Sep 4, 2014 20:43
(Sofia)
M 4.9 228 km S
from Plovdiv
Nov 10, 2016 14:12
(Sofia)
M 4.9 210 km SW
from Plovdiv
Feb 7, 2023 12:53
(Sofia)
M 4.9 238 km SSW
from Plovdiv

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Nearest earthquakes from Plovdiv

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Plovdiv.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 1, 2020 14:01
(Sofia)
M 4.5 15 km NE
from Plovdiv
Feb 22, 2018 01:42
(Sofia)
M 4.4 14 km SE
from Plovdiv
Jun 7, 2023 15:26
(Sofia)
M 4.6 14 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Feb 23, 2018 01:15
(Sofia)
M 4.0 24 km SSE
from Plovdiv
Nov 26, 2017 21:01
(Sofia)
M 4.5 74 km NNW
from Plovdiv
Dec 30, 2019 20:01
(Sofia)
M 4.4 96 km W
from Plovdiv
Jul 28, 2015 04:03
(Sofia)
M 4.0 100 km SSW
from Plovdiv
Apr 18, 2016 09:46
(Sofia)
M 4.3 104 km ENE
from Plovdiv
Aug 2, 2018 17:17
(Sofia)
M 4.2 109 km WSW
from Plovdiv
Feb 5, 2015 08:16
(Sofia)
M 4.2 124 km ENE
from Plovdiv

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Plovdiv?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Plovdiv on the night of June 12, 2024 at 04:09 local time (Europe/Sofia). The center of this earthquake was located 226km south of Plovdiv at a depth of 10km under water in the Aegean Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Plovdiv in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Plovdiv?

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Plovdiv on the night of November 9, 1905 at 00:06 local time (Europe/Sofia). The center of this earthquake was located 229km south of Plovdiv at a depth of 15km under water in the Aegean Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Plovdiv since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Plovdiv?

In the past 10 years, 107 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Plovdiv. This averages to 11 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 34 days.