Latest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2024 20:53
(Tehran)
M 4.1 178 km W
from Bandar Abbas
May 24, 2024 15:03
(Tehran)
M 4.0 164 km ENE
from Bandar Abbas
May 23, 2024 21:37
(Tehran)
M 5.0 258 km W
from Bandar Abbas
May 11, 2024 14:56
(Tehran)
M 4.8 268 km W
from Bandar Abbas
May 5, 2024 22:23
(Tehran)
M 3.1 61 km N
from Bandar Abbas
May 5, 2024 16:04
(Tehran)
M 3.7 211 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
May 2, 2024 08:53
(Tehran)
M 4.6 168 km NE
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 22, 2024 05:41
(Tehran)
M 4.0 60 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 20, 2024 04:38
(Tehran)
M 4.1 139 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 17, 2024 14:59
(Tehran)
M 4.2 101 km N
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 11, 2024 10:20
(Tehran)
M 4.4 263 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 10, 2024 05:49
(Tehran)
M 3.2 205 km WNW
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 6, 2024 09:24
(Tehran)
M 4.3 211 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 5, 2024 09:35
(Tehran)
M 4.2 213 km WNW
from Bandar Abbas
Apr 3, 2024 11:26
(Tehran)
M 4.0 225 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 24, 2024 04:42
(Tehran)
M 4.2 76 km WNW
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 24, 2024 00:27
(Tehran)
M 4.2 216 km WNW
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 18, 2024 00:33
(Tehran)
M 4.9 282 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 11, 2024 05:48
(Tehran)
M 4.0 235 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 9, 2024 21:37
(Tehran)
M 4.3 238 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 9, 2024 02:50
(Tehran)
M 4.1 257 km NE
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 8, 2024 14:30
(Tehran)
M 4.2 238 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 5, 2024 07:50
(Tehran)
M 5.1 304 km E
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 1, 2024 20:55
(Tehran)
M 4.6 33 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Feb 24, 2024 11:04
(Tehran)
M 5.0 57 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bandar Abbas

Bandar Abbas Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
63 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.1
May 26, 2024 20:53

Average

A total of 630 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 63 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Bandar Abbas roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Bandar Abbas in 2022. A total of 145 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Bandar Abbas that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bandar Abbas in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Bandar Abbas 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 Bandar Abbas (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 572 90.79%
Mag. 5 54 8.57%
Mag. 6 4 0.63%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Nov 14, 2021 15:38.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.9
On Mar 22, 1977 00:48.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bandar Abbas occurred on Nov 14, 2021 15:38 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 64 kilometers (40 mi) north-northwest of Bandar Abbas, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bandar Abbas in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.9 earthquake struck on Mar 22, 1977 00:48, 48 kilometers (30 mi) north-northwest of Bandar Abbas. It is the strongest earthquake near Bandar Abbas 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 Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan 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 Bandar Abbas.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 14, 2021 15:38
(Tehran)
M 6.4 64 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Jul 2, 2022 03:55
(Tehran)
M 6.0 101 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Jul 2, 2022 02:02
(Tehran)
M 6.0 108 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 14, 2021 15:37
(Tehran)
M 6.0 62 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 17, 2022 02:45
(Tehran)
M 5.9 169 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Jul 2, 2022 03:54
(Tehran)
M 5.7 106 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 30, 2022 18:47
(Tehran)
M 5.7 111 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Jun 9, 2020 21:48
(Tehran)
M 5.7 288 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Jun 25, 2022 08:07
(Tehran)
M 5.6 206 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Jul 23, 2022 20:39
(Tehran)
M 5.6 92 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bandar Abbas

Nearest earthquakes from Bandar Abbas

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Bandar Abbas.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 1, 2023 18:06
(Tehran)
M 4.3 16 km N
from Bandar Abbas
Aug 13, 2017 14:04
(Tehran)
M 4.5 25 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Feb 18, 2015 20:58
(Tehran)
M 4.1 26 km N
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 24, 2023 14:47
(Tehran)
M 4.4 28 km NW
from Bandar Abbas
Jan 25, 2015 23:41
(Tehran)
M 5.0 32 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Jan 20, 2020 18:19
(Tehran)
M 4.4 33 km NNE
from Bandar Abbas
Jan 28, 2015 00:37
(Tehran)
M 4.3 32 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Mar 1, 2024 20:55
(Tehran)
M 4.6 33 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Feb 2, 2015 17:37
(Tehran)
M 4.3 33 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Dec 5, 2018 23:42
(Tehran)
M 4.3 33 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Bandar Abbas

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan?

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Bandar Abbas on the evening of May 26, 2024 at 20:53 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 178km west of Bandar Abbas at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan?

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Bandar Abbas on the night of March 22, 1977 at 00:48 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 48km north-northeast of Bandar Abbas at a depth of 29km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Bandar Abbas since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan?

In the past 10 years, 630 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bandar Abbas. This averages to 63 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.