Latest earthquakes near Ahvaz, Khuzestan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Ahvaz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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 3.5 124 km NE
from Ahvaz
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
Mar 30, 2024 02:40
(Tehran)
M 4.1 132 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Mar 26, 2024 13:28
(Tehran)
M 4.5 131 km N
from Ahvaz
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 3.3 158 km N
from Ahvaz
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 4.1 150 km SW
from Ahvaz
Dec 22, 2023 21:18
(Tehran)
M 4.6 104 km NE
from Ahvaz
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 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
Oct 27, 2023 16:11
(Tehran)
M 4.3 68 km NNE
from Ahvaz
Oct 22, 2023 23:38
(Tehran)
M 4.1 274 km SE
from Ahvaz

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Ahvaz

Ahvaz Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 544 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Ahvaz, Khuzestan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 54 earthquakes per year, or 4 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Ahvaz roughly every 6 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Ahvaz in 2014. A total of 154 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Ahvaz that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Ahvaz in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Ahvaz 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 Ahvaz (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 510 93.75%
Mag. 5 32 5.88%
Mag. 6 2 0.37%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Ahvaz

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Aug 18, 2014 07:02.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.3
On Feb 4, 1934 16:53.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Ahvaz 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 Ahvaz in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.3 earthquake struck on Feb 4, 1934 16:53, 277 kilometers (172 mi) north-northwest of Ahvaz. It is the strongest earthquake near Ahvaz 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 Ahvaz, Khuzestan 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 Ahvaz.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Ahvaz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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
Jul 8, 2019 11:30
(Tehran)
M 5.6 96 km ENE
from Ahvaz
Aug 18, 2014 09:55
(Tehran)
M 5.6 182 km NNW
from Ahvaz
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
Aug 5, 2019 00:21
(Tehran)
M 5.4 222 km ESE
from Ahvaz
Aug 18, 2014 16:21
(Tehran)
M 5.4 188 km NNW
from Ahvaz

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Ahvaz

Nearest earthquakes from Ahvaz

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Ahvaz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 18, 2015 15:56
(Tehran)
M 4.3 12 km W
from Ahvaz
Sep 11, 2022 12:05
(Tehran)
M 4.0 37 km S
from Ahvaz
Jul 21, 2017 12:12
(Tehran)
M 4.7 37 km NE
from Ahvaz
Jul 18, 2019 03:15
(Tehran)
M 4.3 38 km S
from Ahvaz
Dec 30, 2017 11:18
(Tehran)
M 4.2 43 km N
from Ahvaz
Nov 11, 2018 17:19
(Tehran)
M 4.4 43 km W
from Ahvaz
Dec 11, 2018 01:51
(Tehran)
M 4.3 45 km W
from Ahvaz
Dec 26, 2017 17:30
(Tehran)
M 4.5 47 km NNE
from Ahvaz
Dec 11, 2018 19:28
(Tehran)
M 4.1 48 km W
from Ahvaz
Dec 11, 2018 12:05
(Tehran)
M 4.6 50 km W
from Ahvaz

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Ahvaz

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Ahvaz, Khuzestan?

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Ahvaz 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 Ahvaz, Khuzestan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ahvaz, Khuzestan?

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Ahvaz on the afternoon of February 4, 1934 at 16:53 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 277km east-southeast of Ahvaz at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Ahvaz since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ahvaz, Khuzestan?

In the past 10 years, 544 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Ahvaz. This averages to 54 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 7 days.