Latest earthquakes near East Azerbaijan, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near East Azerbaijan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 29, 2024 04:52
(Tehran)
M 2.2 258 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 27, 2024 07:50
(Tehran)
M 2.2 264 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 27, 2024 02:39
(Tehran)
M 2.1 279 km W
from Marand
May 26, 2024 08:35
(Tehran)
M 2.2 299 km W
from Tabriz
May 26, 2024 03:07
(Tehran)
M 2.4 265 km WSW
from Tabriz
May 25, 2024 09:47
(Tehran)
M 2.5 259 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 22, 2024 14:32
(Tehran)
M 2.0 299 km W
from Tabriz
May 22, 2024 07:12
(Tehran)
M 2.0 211 km W
from Tabriz
May 21, 2024 21:11
(Tehran)
M 2.6 297 km W
from Tabriz
May 20, 2024 18:16
(Tehran)
M 2.4 284 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 19, 2024 19:07
(Tehran)
M 2.5 245 km W
from Tabriz
May 18, 2024 17:55
(Tehran)
M 2.6 271 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 18, 2024 10:35
(Tehran)
M 2.1 285 km W
from Marand
May 15, 2024 23:17
(Tehran)
M 2.0 277 km WSW
from Marand
May 14, 2024 15:42
(Tehran)
M 2.2 294 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 13, 2024 16:16
(Tehran)
M 2.2 188 km NW
from Tabriz
May 13, 2024 12:36
(Tehran)
M 2.8 185 km NW
from Tabriz
May 11, 2024 17:53
(Tehran)
M 4.4 220 km ENE
from Tabriz
May 11, 2024 17:51
(Tehran)
M 4.9 229 km ENE
from Tabriz
May 8, 2024 22:55
(Tehran)
M 3.0 254 km WNW
from Marand
May 7, 2024 21:10
(Tehran)
M 2.6 255 km N
from Marand
May 7, 2024 10:52
(Tehran)
M 2.2 265 km WNW
from Tabriz
May 7, 2024 09:07
(Tehran)
M 2.1 299 km W
from Tabriz
May 6, 2024 02:30
(Tehran)
M 2.8 269 km W
from Marand
May 6, 2024 00:28
(Tehran)
M 3.9 227 km WNW
from Tabriz

Map of Latest Earthquakes near East Azerbaijan

Recent East Azerbaijan Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near East Azerbaijan. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near East Azerbaijan and elsewhere.

East Azerbaijan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
26 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 29, 2024 04:52

Average

A total of 264 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of East Azerbaijan, Iran 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 East Azerbaijan roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near East Azerbaijan in 2020. A total of 48 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of East Azerbaijan that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of East Azerbaijan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near East Azerbaijan 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 East Azerbaijan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 244 92.42%
Mag. 5 19 7.2%
Mag. 6 1 0.38%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near East Azerbaijan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Feb 23, 2020 19:30.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Nov 24, 1976 15:52.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near East Azerbaijan occurred on Feb 23, 2020 19:30 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 174 kilometers (108 mi) west-northwest of Tabriz, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near East Azerbaijan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 15:52, 228 kilometers (142 mi) west-northwest of Tabriz. It is the strongest earthquake near East Azerbaijan 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 East Azerbaijan, 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 East Azerbaijan.

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List of strongest earthquakes near East Azerbaijan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 23, 2020 19:30
(Tehran)
M 6.0 174 km WNW
from Tabriz
Nov 8, 2019 02:17
(Tehran)
M 5.9 117 km ESE
from Tabriz
Jan 28, 2023 21:44
(Tehran)
M 5.9 75 km W
from Marand
Feb 23, 2020 09:23
(Tehran)
M 5.8 169 km WNW
from Tabriz
Jan 18, 2023 13:38
(Tehran)
M 5.7 72 km W
from Marand
Mar 24, 2023 07:46
(Tehran)
M 5.6 81 km W
from Marand
Oct 5, 2022 03:51
(Tehran)
M 5.6 120 km WNW
from Tabriz
Jun 25, 2020 14:33
(Tehran)
M 5.4 211 km WNW
from Tabriz
Aug 28, 2017 03:44
(Tehran)
M 5.2 75 km E
from Tabriz
Mar 16, 2023 15:17
(Tehran)
M 5.2 62 km W
from Marand

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near East Azerbaijan

Earthquakes by city in East Azerbaijan

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

Use this regional East Azerbaijan earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Ahar, Bonāb, Ajab Shīr and Hashtrūd.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in East Azerbaijan, Iran?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near East Azerbaijan on the night of May 29, 2024 at 04:52 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 258km west-northwest of Tabriz at a depth of 11km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near East Azerbaijan, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near East Azerbaijan, Iran?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near East Azerbaijan on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 15:52 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 228km west-northwest of Tabriz at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near East Azerbaijan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near East Azerbaijan, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 264 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from East Azerbaijan. This averages to 26 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 14 days.