Latest earthquakes near Gīlān, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near Gīlān.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 11, 2024 17:53
(Tehran)
M 4.4 190 km NNW
from Rasht
May 11, 2024 17:51
(Tehran)
M 4.9 192 km NNW
from Rasht
Apr 21, 2024 00:19
(Tehran)
M 3.0 297 km NNW
from Bandar-e Anzalī
Apr 15, 2024 04:23
(Tehran)
M 3.2 295 km NNW
from Bandar-e Anzalī
Mar 11, 2024 16:23
(Tehran)
M 4.0 294 km NE
from Bandar-e Anzalī
Feb 18, 2024 18:19
(Tehran)
M 3.5 187 km N
from Rasht
Feb 18, 2024 16:16
(Tehran)
M 3.2 171 km N
from Rasht
Feb 15, 2024 10:55
(Tehran)
M 3.9 293 km NNW
from Bandar-e Anzalī
Feb 3, 2024 20:53
(Tehran)
M 3.7 272 km S
from Rasht
Feb 2, 2024 23:11
(Tehran)
M 3.3 162 km WNW
from Rasht
Jan 19, 2024 21:35
(Tehran)
M 4.8 293 km NNW
from Rasht
Dec 27, 2023 10:07
(Tehran)
M 3.8 240 km N
from Rasht
Dec 23, 2023 05:57
(Tehran)
M 4.6 287 km WNW
from Rasht
Dec 14, 2023 14:30
(Tehran)
M 4.4 100 km NNW
from Rasht
Dec 8, 2023 20:30
(Tehran)
M 3.1 100 km NNW
from Bandar-e Anzalī
Nov 22, 2023 04:32
(Tehran)
M 3.1 57 km NW
from Rasht
Nov 15, 2023 01:37
(Tehran)
M 3.6 222 km WNW
from Rasht
Nov 15, 2023 00:43
(Tehran)
M 4.3 214 km WNW
from Rasht
Nov 10, 2023 17:18
(Tehran)
M 4.2 239 km SSE
from Rasht
Nov 8, 2023 10:39
(Tehran)
M 4.4 258 km NNW
from Rasht
Nov 8, 2023 08:48
(Tehran)
M 4.9 259 km NNW
from Rasht
Oct 22, 2023 00:28
(Tehran)
M 3.5 203 km NNW
from Rasht
Oct 15, 2023 05:31
(Tehran)
M 3.6 183 km NNW
from Rasht
Oct 12, 2023 19:24
(Tehran)
M 3.2 186 km NNW
from Rasht
Oct 9, 2023 08:58
(Tehran)
M 4.1 290 km W
from Bandar-e Anzalī

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Gīlān

Recent Gīlān Earthquake News

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

Gīlān Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
9 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.4
May 11, 2024 17:53

Average

A total of 96 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Gīlān, Iran in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 9 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Gīlān in 2019. A total of 19 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Gīlān that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Gīlān in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Gīlān 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 Gīlān (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 91 94.79%
Mag. 5 5 5.21%
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 Gīlān

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 Gīlān occurred on Nov 8, 2019 02:17 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.9 and struck 186 kilometers (116 mi) west-northwest of Rasht, at a depth of 20 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Gīlān in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.4 earthquake struck on Jun 21, 1990 00:30, 39 kilometers (24 mi) west-northwest of Rasht. It is the strongest earthquake near Gīlān 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 Gīlān, 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 Gīlān.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Gīlān.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 8, 2019 02:17
(Tehran)
M 5.9 186 km WNW
from Rasht
Aug 28, 2017 03:44
(Tehran)
M 5.2 229 km WNW
from Rasht
May 11, 2017 07:54
(Tehran)
M 5.1 296 km NNW
from Rasht
Oct 24, 2020 15:04
(Tehran)
M 5.0 180 km SSW
from Rasht
Aug 28, 2018 17:27
(Tehran)
M 5.0 185 km NNW
from Rasht
Dec 20, 2017 23:27
(Tehran)
M 4.9 219 km SE
from Rasht
May 11, 2024 17:51
(Tehran)
M 4.9 192 km NNW
from Rasht
Nov 8, 2023 08:48
(Tehran)
M 4.9 259 km NNW
from Rasht
Aug 23, 2023 01:53
(Tehran)
M 4.9 208 km NNW
from Rasht
Jan 19, 2024 21:35
(Tehran)
M 4.8 293 km NNW
from Rasht

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Gīlān

Earthquakes by city in Gīlān

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

Use this regional Gīlān earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Langarūd, Rūdsar, Hashtpar, Āstāneh-ye Ashrafīyeh, Āstārā, Fūman, Pādegān-e Manjīl and Manjīl.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Gīlān, Iran?

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Gīlān on the afternoon of May 11, 2024 at 17:53 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 190km north-northwest of Rasht at a depth of 13km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Gīlān, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Gīlān, Iran?

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Gīlān on the night of June 21, 1990 at 00:30 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 39km south-southwest of Rasht at a depth of 19km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Gīlān since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Gīlān, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 96 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Gīlān. This averages to 10 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 38 days.