Latest earthquakes near Mytilene, North Aegean today

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List of latest earthquakes near Mytilene.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 14, 2024 03:32
(Athens)
M 2.2 276 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 14, 2024 01:11
(Athens)
M 2.2 280 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 14, 2024 00:27
(Athens)
M 2.0 142 km SSE
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 23:49
(Athens)
M 3.2 199 km ENE
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 22:04
(Athens)
M 2.1 51 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 19:56
(Athens)
M 2.5 280 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 19:54
(Athens)
M 4.2 280 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 19:41
(Athens)
M 2.2 278 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 19:40
(Athens)
M 2.5 282 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 15:45
(Athens)
M 2.1 138 km NNW
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 08:26
(Athens)
M 2.4 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:42
(Athens)
M 2.1 274 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:36
(Athens)
M 4.0 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:31
(Athens)
M 2.1 247 km NE
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:16
(Athens)
M 2.2 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:14
(Athens)
M 3.9 270 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:03
(Athens)
M 2.8 276 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 06:01
(Athens)
M 3.0 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:59
(Athens)
M 2.6 272 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:39
(Athens)
M 2.5 276 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:37
(Athens)
M 2.5 271 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:26
(Athens)
M 2.2 276 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:23
(Athens)
M 4.3 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:20
(Athens)
M 2.1 275 km W
from Mytilene
Apr 13, 2024 05:19
(Athens)
M 2.1 273 km W
from Mytilene

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Mytilene

Mytilene Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
65 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Apr 14, 2024 03:32

Average

A total of 659 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Mytilene, North Aegean in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 65 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Mytilene roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Mytilene in 2017. A total of 150 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Mytilene that year. The strongest had a 6.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Mytilene in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Mytilene 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 Mytilene (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 612 92.87%
Mag. 5 43 6.53%
Mag. 6 3 0.46%
Mag. 7 1 0.15%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Mytilene

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7
On Oct 30, 2020 13:51.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jul 9, 1956 05:11.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Mytilene occurred on Oct 30, 2020 13:51 local time (Europe/Athens timezone). It had a magnitude of 7 and struck 136 kilometers (85 mi) south of Mytilene, at a depth of 21 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Mytilene in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Jul 9, 1956 05:11, 277 kilometers (172 mi) south of Mytilene. It is the strongest earthquake near Mytilene 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 Mytilene, North Aegean 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 Mytilene.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Mytilene.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 30, 2020 13:51
(Athens)
M 7.0 136 km S
from Mytilene
May 24, 2014 12:25
(Athens)
M 6.9 165 km NW
from Mytilene
Jul 21, 2017 01:31
(Athens)
M 6.6 254 km SSE
from Mytilene
Jun 12, 2017 15:28
(Athens)
M 6.3 26 km SW
from Mytilene
Sep 26, 2019 13:59
(Athens)
M 5.7 242 km NE
from Mytilene
Jan 22, 2020 21:22
(Athens)
M 5.6 111 km E
from Mytilene
Jun 22, 2021 01:14
(Athens)
M 5.5 300 km S
from Mytilene
Jan 16, 2022 13:48
(Athens)
M 5.5 215 km WNW
from Mytilene
Nov 18, 2014 01:05
(Athens)
M 5.4 279 km W
from Mytilene
Sep 27, 2020 01:50
(Athens)
M 5.4 214 km WNW
from Mytilene

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Mytilene

Nearest earthquakes from Mytilene

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Mytilene.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 5, 2017 06:20
(Athens)
M 4.2 15 km SE
from Mytilene
Sep 9, 2017 14:39
(Athens)
M 4.0 23 km SSE
from Mytilene
Jun 12, 2017 15:28
(Athens)
M 6.3 26 km SW
from Mytilene
Jun 17, 2017 22:50
(Athens)
M 5.2 27 km SSW
from Mytilene
Nov 13, 2017 09:48
(Athens)
M 4.3 27 km S
from Mytilene
Sep 7, 2018 02:53
(Athens)
M 4.1 29 km SSW
from Mytilene
Sep 22, 2017 07:20
(Athens)
M 4.2 28 km W
from Mytilene
Jun 14, 2017 07:35
(Athens)
M 4.3 29 km SSW
from Mytilene
Jun 12, 2017 19:30
(Athens)
M 4.1 31 km SSW
from Mytilene
Jun 22, 2017 05:48
(Athens)
M 4.8 32 km SSW
from Mytilene

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Mytilene

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Mytilene, North Aegean?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Mytilene on the night of April 14, 2024 at 03:32 local time (Europe/Athens). The center of this earthquake was located 276km west of Mytilene at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Mytilene, North Aegean in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Mytilene, North Aegean?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Mytilene on the night of July 9, 1956 at 05:11 local time (Europe/Athens). The center of this earthquake was located 277km south of Mytilene at a depth of 20km under water in the Aegean Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Mytilene since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Mytilene, North Aegean?

In the past 10 years, 659 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Mytilene. This averages to 66 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.