Latest earthquakes near Ardabīl, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near Ardabīl.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 25, 2024 14:59
(Tehran)
M 3.9 202 km NW
from Pārsābād
May 17, 2024 20:01
(Tehran)
M 3.5 234 km N
from Pārsābād
May 13, 2024 12:36
(Tehran)
M 2.8 285 km WSW
from Pārsābād
May 11, 2024 17:53
(Tehran)
M 4.4 69 km NNE
from Ardabīl
May 11, 2024 17:51
(Tehran)
M 4.9 78 km NNE
from Ardabīl
May 10, 2024 08:41
(Tehran)
M 3.9 230 km N
from Pārsābād
May 7, 2024 21:10
(Tehran)
M 2.6 250 km WNW
from Pārsābād
May 4, 2024 14:16
(Tehran)
M 3.0 241 km NW
from Pārsābād
May 1, 2024 13:45
(Tehran)
M 3.0 234 km NNW
from Pārsābād
Apr 23, 2024 04:57
(Tehran)
M 3.2 160 km NW
from Pārsābād
Apr 21, 2024 01:55
(Tehran)
M 2.6 277 km W
from Ardabīl
Apr 21, 2024 00:19
(Tehran)
M 3.0 24 km N
from Pārsābād
Apr 20, 2024 22:31
(Tehran)
M 4.4 278 km W
from Ardabīl
Apr 15, 2024 04:23
(Tehran)
M 3.2 36 km NNE
from Pārsābād
Apr 4, 2024 13:51
(Tehran)
M 3.2 166 km WNW
from Pārsābād
Mar 20, 2024 18:18
(Tehran)
M 3.6 277 km N
from Pārsābād
Mar 20, 2024 02:37
(Tehran)
M 3.4 296 km NW
from Pārsābād
Feb 28, 2024 08:43
(Tehran)
M 3.2 292 km W
from Ardabīl
Feb 27, 2024 21:39
(Tehran)
M 2.4 298 km W
from Pārsābād
Feb 27, 2024 02:49
(Tehran)
M 2.4 299 km W
from Ardabīl
Feb 24, 2024 13:55
(Tehran)
M 3.4 285 km W
from Ardabīl
Feb 24, 2024 12:10
(Tehran)
M 2.3 292 km W
from Ardabīl
Feb 20, 2024 23:14
(Tehran)
M 3.8 292 km WSW
from Pārsābād
Feb 20, 2024 09:45
(Tehran)
M 3.7 228 km N
from Pārsābād
Feb 20, 2024 09:18
(Tehran)
M 4.1 237 km N
from Pārsābād

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Ardabīl

Recent Ardabīl Earthquake News

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Ardabīl Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
24 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.9
May 25, 2024 14:59

Average

A total of 244 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Ardabīl, Iran in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 24 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Ardabīl roughly every 14 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Ardabīl in 2023. A total of 49 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Ardabīl that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Ardabīl in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Ardabīl 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 Ardabīl (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 217 88.93%
Mag. 5 27 11.07%
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 Ardabīl

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.9
On Nov 8, 2019 02:17.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.4
On Jun 21, 1990 00:30.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Ardabīl occurred on Nov 8, 2019 02:17 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.9 and struck 80 kilometers (50 mi) south-west of Ardabīl, at a depth of 20 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Ardabīl in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.4 earthquake struck on Jun 21, 1990 00:30, 174 kilometers (108 mi) south-west of Ardabīl. It is the strongest earthquake near Ardabīl 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 Ardabīl, Iran 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 Ardabīl.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Ardabīl.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 8, 2019 02:17
(Tehran)
M 5.9 80 km SW
from Ardabīl
Jan 28, 2023 21:44
(Tehran)
M 5.9 296 km W
from Ardabīl
Jan 18, 2023 13:38
(Tehran)
M 5.7 293 km W
from Ardabīl
Oct 5, 2022 03:51
(Tehran)
M 5.6 286 km W
from Ardabīl
Mar 24, 2023 07:46
(Tehran)
M 5.6 296 km WSW
from Pārsābād
Dec 8, 2022 10:12
(Tehran)
M 5.5 300 km NNW
from Pārsābād
Sep 4, 2015 09:19
(Tehran)
M 5.4 147 km NNW
from Pārsābād
Dec 7, 2023 07:45
(Tehran)
M 5.4 228 km NE
from Pārsābād
Jun 5, 2018 23:10
(Tehran)
M 5.3 230 km NNW
from Pārsābād
Jul 4, 2023 00:31
(Tehran)
M 5.3 259 km NNE
from Pārsābād

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Ardabīl

Earthquakes by city in Ardabīl

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Ardabīl, Iran.

Use this regional Ardabīl earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Khalkhāl.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Ardabīl, Iran?

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Ardabīl on the afternoon of May 25, 2024 at 14:59 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 202km northwest of Pārsābād at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Ardabīl, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ardabīl, Iran?

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Ardabīl on the night of June 21, 1990 at 00:30 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 174km south-east of Ardabīl at a depth of 19km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Ardabīl since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ardabīl, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 244 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Ardabīl. This averages to 24 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 15 days.