Latest earthquakes near Croatia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Croatia.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 20, 2024 06:29
(Zagreb)
M 2.2 291 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 20, 2024 00:43
(Zagreb)
M 2.0 244 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 19, 2024 10:53
(Zagreb)
M 2.2 280 km WSW
from Split
Jul 18, 2024 12:21
(Zagreb)
M 3.0 144 km NW
from Rijeka
Jul 17, 2024 12:54
(Zagreb)
M 2.4 164 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 16, 2024 23:27
(Zagreb)
M 2.1 200 km NE
from Zagreb
Jul 16, 2024 21:22
(Zagreb)
M 2.6 126 km ESE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 16, 2024 20:33
(Zagreb)
M 2.0 269 km W
from Pula
Jul 16, 2024 12:27
(Zagreb)
M 2.6 50 km NE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 16, 2024 02:52
(Zagreb)
M 2.1 185 km SSE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 15, 2024 19:08
(Zagreb)
M 2.3 162 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 15, 2024 12:18
(Zagreb)
M 2.0 296 km SSE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 15, 2024 05:27
(Zagreb)
M 2.7 186 km WSW
from Pula
Jul 14, 2024 23:46
(Zagreb)
M 2.1 277 km SW
from Split
Jul 14, 2024 03:49
(Zagreb)
M 2.9 270 km SSE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 13, 2024 16:00
(Zagreb)
M 2.1 275 km W
from Rijeka
Jul 13, 2024 03:06
(Zagreb)
M 2.3 237 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 12, 2024 14:02
(Zagreb)
M 2.0 281 km WSW
from Split
Jul 12, 2024 07:42
(Zagreb)
M 3.4 288 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 11, 2024 14:40
(Zagreb)
M 3.8 199 km SE
from Osijek
Jul 11, 2024 10:20
(Zagreb)
M 2.0 251 km SW
from Zadar
Jul 11, 2024 09:15
(Zagreb)
M 2.4 190 km WNW
from Zagreb
Jul 11, 2024 00:15
(Zagreb)
M 3.0 56 km SSE
from Dubrovnik
Jul 9, 2024 11:07
(Zagreb)
M 2.3 193 km SSW
from Split
Jul 9, 2024 08:06
(Zagreb)
M 2.3 251 km SW
from Zadar

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Croatia

Croatia Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
50 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Jul 20, 2024 06:29

Average

A total of 505 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Croatia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 50 earthquakes per year, or 4 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Croatia roughly every 7 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Croatia in 2016. A total of 103 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Croatia that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Croatia in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Croatia 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 Croatia (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 474 93.86%
Mag. 5 28 5.54%
Mag. 6 3 0.59%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Croatia

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Nov 26, 2019 03:54.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.9
On Nov 23, 1980 19:34.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Croatia occurred on Nov 26, 2019 03:54 local time (Europe/Zagreb timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 171 kilometers (106 mi) south-east of Dubrovnik, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Croatia in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.9 earthquake struck on Nov 23, 1980 19:34, 298 kilometers (185 mi) south-east of Dubrovnik. It is the strongest earthquake near Croatia 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 Croatia 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 Croatia.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Croatia.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 26, 2019 03:54
(Zagreb)
M 6.4 171 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Dec 29, 2020 12:19
(Zagreb)
M 6.4 11 km WSW
from Sisak
Aug 24, 2016 03:36
(Zagreb)
M 6.2 278 km WSW
from Split
Apr 22, 2022 23:07
(Zagreb)
M 5.7 48 km N
from Dubrovnik
Jan 18, 2017 11:14
(Zagreb)
M 5.7 280 km WSW
from Split
Aug 24, 2016 04:33
(Zagreb)
M 5.6 277 km WSW
from Split
Jan 18, 2017 11:25
(Zagreb)
M 5.6 283 km WSW
from Split
Nov 9, 2022 07:07
(Zagreb)
M 5.6 297 km SW
from Zagreb
Sep 21, 2019 16:04
(Zagreb)
M 5.6 187 km SE
from Dubrovnik
Mar 27, 2021 14:47
(Zagreb)
M 5.5 122 km SSW
from Split

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Croatia

Earthquakes by region of Croatia

Click the links below for earthquake reports for regions in Croatia.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Croatia?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Croatia on the morning of July 20, 2024 at 06:29 local time (Europe/Zagreb). The center of this earthquake was located 291km south-east of Dubrovnik at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Croatia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Croatia?

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Croatia on the evening of November 23, 1980 at 19:34 local time (Europe/Zagreb). The center of this earthquake was located 298km southwest of Dubrovnik at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Croatia since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Croatia?

In the past 10 years, 505 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Croatia. This averages to 51 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 7 days.