Latest earthquakes near Khuzestan, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near Khuzestan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 11, 2024 15:13
(Tehran)
M 4.4 237 km E
from Ahvaz
May 10, 2024 11:23
(Tehran)
M 4.3 52 km ESE
from Ahvaz
May 3, 2024 06:09
(Tehran)
M 3.5 41 km E
from Masjed Soleymān
Apr 10, 2024 10:13
(Tehran)
M 3.4 83 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Apr 5, 2024 13:31
(Tehran)
M 4.4 81 km E
from Ahvaz
Apr 5, 2024 13:28
(Tehran)
M 4.2 82 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Apr 5, 2024 13:24
(Tehran)
M 4.5 77 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Apr 5, 2024 13:15
(Tehran)
M 4.7 77 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Apr 3, 2024 00:15
(Tehran)
M 3.3 299 km ESE
from Abadan
Mar 30, 2024 02:40
(Tehran)
M 4.1 132 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Mar 26, 2024 13:28
(Tehran)
M 4.5 78 km NW
from Masjed Soleymān
Feb 24, 2024 04:17
(Tehran)
M 4.3 289 km WNW
from Ahvaz
Feb 11, 2024 06:32
(Tehran)
M 3.1 91 km E
from Ahvaz
Feb 3, 2024 13:51
(Tehran)
M 3.4 195 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Feb 2, 2024 12:33
(Tehran)
M 3.3 94 km NNW
from Masjed Soleymān
Jan 29, 2024 11:57
(Tehran)
M 4.3 130 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Jan 28, 2024 01:28
(Tehran)
M 3.2 185 km N
from Ahvaz
Jan 25, 2024 10:09
(Tehran)
M 4.1 67 km W
from Khorramshahr
Dec 22, 2023 21:18
(Tehran)
M 4.6 15 km N
from Masjed Soleymān
Nov 27, 2023 20:10
(Tehran)
M 3.4 193 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Nov 24, 2023 09:43
(Tehran)
M 4.4 181 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Nov 10, 2023 19:06
(Tehran)
M 4.8 193 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Nov 10, 2023 17:17
(Tehran)
M 4.1 289 km NNE
from Masjed Soleymān
Nov 5, 2023 23:52
(Tehran)
M 3.2 65 km W
from Ahvaz
Oct 29, 2023 05:06
(Tehran)
M 4.3 182 km SE
from Ahvaz

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Khuzestan

Khuzestan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
56 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.4
May 11, 2024 15:13

Average

A total of 567 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Khuzestan, Iran in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 56 earthquakes per year, or 4 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Khuzestan roughly every 6 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Khuzestan in 2014. A total of 156 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Khuzestan that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Khuzestan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Khuzestan 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 Khuzestan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 533 94.0%
Mag. 5 32 5.64%
Mag. 6 2 0.35%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Khuzestan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Aug 18, 2014 07:02.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Jan 23, 1909 06:14.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Khuzestan occurred on Aug 18, 2014 07:02 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 180 kilometers (112 mi) north-northwest of Ahvaz, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Khuzestan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Jan 23, 1909 06:14, 282 kilometers (175 mi) north-northwest of Masjed Soleymān. It is the strongest earthquake near Khuzestan 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 Khuzestan, 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 Khuzestan.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Khuzestan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 18, 2014 07:02
(Tehran)
M 6.2 180 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Aug 18, 2014 22:38
(Tehran)
M 6.0 168 km NW
from Ahvaz
Apr 18, 2021 11:11
(Tehran)
M 5.8 258 km SE
from Ahvaz
Oct 15, 2014 17:05
(Tehran)
M 5.7 158 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Aug 18, 2014 09:55
(Tehran)
M 5.6 182 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Jul 8, 2019 11:30
(Tehran)
M 5.6 31 km SE
from Masjed Soleymān
Aug 20, 2014 14:44
(Tehran)
M 5.6 172 km NNW
from Ahvaz
Oct 4, 2021 06:09
(Tehran)
M 5.5 152 km NE
from Ahvaz
Jul 18, 2021 19:04
(Tehran)
M 5.4 295 km SE
from Ahvaz
Feb 17, 2021 22:05
(Tehran)
M 5.4 261 km E
from Ahvaz

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Khuzestan

Earthquakes by city in Khuzestan

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

Use this regional Khuzestan earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Behbahān, Shūshtar, Shūsh, Omīdīyeh, Sūsangerd, Rāmhormoz, Shādegān, Aghajari and Rāmshīr.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Khuzestan, Iran?

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Khuzestan on the afternoon of May 11, 2024 at 15:13 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 237km east of Ahvaz at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Khuzestan, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Khuzestan, Iran?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Khuzestan on the morning of January 23, 1909 at 06:14 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 282km north-northeast of Masjed Soleymān at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Khuzestan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Khuzestan, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 567 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Khuzestan. This averages to 57 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.