Latest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas, Hormozgan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Bandar Abbas.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 26, 2023 16:09
(Tehran)
M 3.3 127 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 26, 2023 14:15
(Tehran)
M 4.5 54 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 24, 2023 08:04
(Tehran)
M 4.3 134 km NW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 23, 2023 11:07
(Tehran)
M 4.3 78 km NNE
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 21, 2023 16:46
(Tehran)
M 3.2 85 km N
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 20, 2023 19:07
(Tehran)
M 4.5 68 km NE
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 13, 2023 09:20
(Tehran)
M 4.6 66 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 6, 2023 20:57
(Tehran)
M 3.3 41 km N
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 24, 2023 14:47
(Tehran)
M 4.4 28 km NW
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 18, 2023 07:21
(Tehran)
M 4.1 171 km NE
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 17, 2023 19:56
(Tehran)
M 5.3 63 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 17, 2023 11:52
(Tehran)
M 5.3 59 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 17, 2023 08:40
(Tehran)
M 5.5 59 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 17, 2023 08:29
(Tehran)
M 5.1 60 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 1, 2023 15:21
(Tehran)
M 3.3 156 km NNE
from Bandar Abbas
Oct 1, 2023 04:55
(Tehran)
M 3.0 41 km NNE
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 27, 2023 11:40
(Tehran)
M 4.3 210 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 12, 2023 22:14
(Tehran)
M 3.0 258 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 11, 2023 05:16
(Tehran)
M 3.4 160 km W
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 6, 2023 12:01
(Tehran)
M 3.0 294 km NNE
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 2, 2023 19:00
(Tehran)
M 4.4 156 km NE
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 2, 2023 06:36
(Tehran)
M 3.0 203 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 2, 2023 06:25
(Tehran)
M 4.8 208 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 2, 2023 05:53
(Tehran)
M 3.3 200 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Sep 2, 2023 05:45
(Tehran)
M 3.0 206 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bandar Abbas

Recent Bandar Abbas Earthquake News

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Bandar Abbas Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
64 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.3
Nov 26, 2023 16:09

Average

A total of 643 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 64 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. 4 582 90.51%
Mag. 5 57 8.86%
Mag. 6 4 0.62%
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 123 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 02:02
(Tehran)
M 6.0 108 km WSW
from Bandar Abbas
Jul 2, 2022 03:55
(Tehran)
M 6.0 101 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
Jun 9, 2020 21:48
(Tehran)
M 5.7 288 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 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
Feb 2, 2015 17:37
(Tehran)
M 4.3 33 km NNW
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
Dec 5, 2018 23:42
(Tehran)
M 4.3 33 km NNW
from Bandar Abbas
Nov 14, 2021 19:40
(Tehran)
M 4.1 34 km N
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 3.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Bandar Abbas on the afternoon of November 26, 2023 at 16:09 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 127km west-southwest of Bandar Abbas at a depth of 11km under water in the Persian Gulf. 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, 643 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bandar Abbas. This averages to 64 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.