Latest earthquakes near Fars, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near Fars.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 23, 2024 21:37
(Tehran)
M 5.0 87 km ESE
from Mohr
May 11, 2024 15:13
(Tehran)
M 4.4 259 km NNW
from Shiraz
May 11, 2024 14:56
(Tehran)
M 4.8 75 km ESE
from Mohr
May 5, 2024 16:04
(Tehran)
M 3.7 181 km SE
from Mohr
Apr 24, 2024 14:04
(Tehran)
M 4.2 53 km W
from Mohr
Apr 20, 2024 04:38
(Tehran)
M 4.1 237 km ESE
from Mohr
Apr 11, 2024 10:20
(Tehran)
M 4.4 81 km ESE
from Mohr
Apr 10, 2024 05:49
(Tehran)
M 3.2 255 km SE
from Shiraz
Apr 6, 2024 09:24
(Tehran)
M 4.3 169 km SE
from Mohr
Apr 5, 2024 09:35
(Tehran)
M 4.2 250 km SE
from Shiraz
Apr 3, 2024 11:26
(Tehran)
M 4.0 129 km ESE
from Mohr
Apr 3, 2024 00:15
(Tehran)
M 3.3 137 km WSW
from Shiraz
Mar 31, 2024 08:15
(Tehran)
M 3.3 134 km WSW
from Shiraz
Mar 30, 2024 02:40
(Tehran)
M 4.1 283 km WNW
from Shiraz
Mar 24, 2024 04:42
(Tehran)
M 4.2 271 km E
from Mohr
Mar 24, 2024 00:27
(Tehran)
M 4.2 245 km SE
from Shiraz
Mar 18, 2024 00:33
(Tehran)
M 4.9 61 km ENE
from Mohr
Mar 15, 2024 01:33
(Tehran)
M 4.6 87 km SSE
from Mohr
Mar 11, 2024 05:48
(Tehran)
M 4.0 287 km SSE
from Shiraz
Mar 9, 2024 21:37
(Tehran)
M 4.3 298 km SSE
from Shiraz
Mar 8, 2024 14:30
(Tehran)
M 4.2 287 km SSE
from Shiraz
Feb 24, 2024 11:04
(Tehran)
M 5.0 321 km E
from Mohr
Feb 19, 2024 21:27
(Tehran)
M 3.2 83 km S
from Shiraz
Feb 15, 2024 18:46
(Tehran)
M 3.6 105 km SE
from Mohr
Feb 12, 2024 00:27
(Tehran)
M 3.1 264 km ESE
from Mohr

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Fars

Fars Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
77 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 5
May 23, 2024 21:37

Average

A total of 771 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Fars, Iran in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 77 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Fars roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Fars in 2022. A total of 150 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Fars that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Fars in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Fars 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 Fars (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 717 93.0%
Mag. 5 52 6.74%
Mag. 6 2 0.26%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Fars

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Jul 2, 2022 03:55.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.6
On Apr 10, 1972 05:36.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Fars occurred on Jul 2, 2022 03:55 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 252 kilometers (157 mi) east-southeast of Mohr, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Fars in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.6 earthquake struck on Apr 10, 1972 05:36, 135 kilometers (84 mi) east-southeast of Shiraz. It is the strongest earthquake near Fars 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 Fars, 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 Fars.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Fars.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 2, 2022 03:55
(Tehran)
M 6.0 252 km ESE
from Mohr
Jul 2, 2022 02:02
(Tehran)
M 6.0 244 km ESE
from Mohr
Apr 18, 2021 11:11
(Tehran)
M 5.8 180 km W
from Shiraz
Jun 9, 2020 21:48
(Tehran)
M 5.7 227 km SSE
from Shiraz
Nov 30, 2022 18:47
(Tehran)
M 5.7 243 km ESE
from Mohr
Jul 2, 2022 03:54
(Tehran)
M 5.7 246 km ESE
from Mohr
Jun 25, 2022 08:07
(Tehran)
M 5.6 165 km ESE
from Mohr
Jul 23, 2022 20:39
(Tehran)
M 5.6 256 km ESE
from Mohr
Jan 16, 2021 01:01
(Tehran)
M 5.5 239 km ESE
from Mohr
Oct 21, 2019 14:28
(Tehran)
M 5.5 213 km E
from Mohr

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Fars

Earthquakes by city in Fars

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

Use this regional Fars earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Akbarābād, Fasā, Kāzerūn, Fīrūzābād, Nūrābād, Dārāb, Abadeh, Neyrīz, Pāsārgād and Gerāsh.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Fars, Iran?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Fars on the evening of May 23, 2024 at 21:37 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 87km east-southeast of Mohr at a depth of 11km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Fars, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Fars, Iran?

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Fars on the night of April 10, 1972 at 05:36 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 135km south of Shiraz at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Fars since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Fars, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 771 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Fars. This averages to 77 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.