Latest earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran today

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List of latest earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 24, 2024 15:03
(Tehran)
M 4.0 298 km WNW
from Iranshahr
Apr 17, 2024 01:29
(Tehran)
M 4.3 159 km WNW
from Iranshahr
Mar 20, 2024 00:57
(Tehran)
M 5.3 397 km ESE
from Zābol
Mar 9, 2024 02:50
(Tehran)
M 4.1 285 km WSW
from Zahedan
Mar 5, 2024 07:50
(Tehran)
M 5.1 133 km W
from Iranshahr
Jan 27, 2024 05:41
(Tehran)
M 3.1 166 km WNW
from Zābol
Jan 23, 2024 10:33
(Tehran)
M 4.3 206 km NW
from Zābol
Nov 28, 2023 04:47
(Tehran)
M 3.4 68 km NW
from Zābol
Nov 21, 2023 00:44
(Tehran)
M 4.6 22 km ESE
from Zahedan
Nov 9, 2023 08:23
(Tehran)
M 4.3 213 km NW
from Zābol
Nov 1, 2023 14:09
(Tehran)
M 4.7 209 km NW
from Zābol
Oct 31, 2023 22:50
(Tehran)
M 4.1 203 km NW
from Zābol
Oct 31, 2023 12:43
(Tehran)
M 5.1 196 km WNW
from Zābol
Oct 28, 2023 22:57
(Tehran)
M 5.0 395 km N
from Zābol
Oct 27, 2023 16:17
(Tehran)
M 4.2 199 km NW
from Zābol
Oct 27, 2023 01:27
(Tehran)
M 4.1 206 km NW
from Zābol
Oct 27, 2023 00:04
(Tehran)
M 5.1 308 km NNW
from Zahedan
Oct 21, 2023 14:42
(Tehran)
M 4.2 86 km NNW
from Zahedan
Oct 15, 2023 07:26
(Tehran)
M 5.4 398 km N
from Zābol
Oct 11, 2023 04:22
(Tehran)
M 5.0 398 km N
from Zābol
Oct 11, 2023 04:11
(Tehran)
M 6.3 393 km N
from Zābol
Oct 7, 2023 10:46
(Tehran)
M 5.2 387 km N
from Zābol
Oct 7, 2023 10:42
(Tehran)
M 6.3 392 km N
from Zābol
Oct 7, 2023 10:19
(Tehran)
M 5.4 390 km N
from Zābol
Oct 7, 2023 10:11
(Tehran)
M 6.3 399 km N
from Zābol

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan

Recent Sistan and Baluchestan Earthquake News

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

Sistan and Baluchestan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
12 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4
May 24, 2024 15:03

Average

A total of 129 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 12 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Sistan and Baluchestan roughly every 28 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Sistan and Baluchestan in 2015. A total of 18 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Sistan and Baluchestan that year. The strongest had a 5.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Sistan and Baluchestan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Sistan and Baluchestan 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 Sistan and Baluchestan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 116 89.92%
Mag. 5 12 9.3%
Mag. 6 1 0.78%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On Feb 8, 2017 01:33.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Apr 16, 2013 15:14.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Sistan and Baluchestan occurred on Feb 8, 2017 01:33 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 264 kilometers (164 mi) east of Chabahar, at a depth of 29 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Apr 16, 2013 15:14, 197 kilometers (122 mi) east of Zahedan. It is the strongest earthquake near Sistan and Baluchestan 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 Sistan and Baluchestan, 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 Sistan and Baluchestan.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 8, 2017 01:33
(Tehran)
M 6.3 264 km E
from Chabahar
Sep 7, 2018 10:53
(Tehran)
M 5.6 199 km SW
from Zahedan
Jul 31, 2022 18:12
(Tehran)
M 5.6 295 km E
from Chabahar
May 14, 2015 20:31
(Tehran)
M 5.3 152 km SSE
from Chabahar
May 14, 2015 20:31
(Tehran)
M 5.3 198 km SSE
from Chabahar
May 23, 2022 12:06
(Tehran)
M 5.3 108 km SW
from Zahedan
Feb 8, 2017 14:32
(Tehran)
M 5.2 269 km E
from Chabahar
Jul 31, 2022 18:22
(Tehran)
M 5.1 286 km E
from Chabahar
May 17, 2015 15:46
(Tehran)
M 5.1 152 km SSE
from Chabahar
Dec 5, 2016 17:54
(Tehran)
M 5.1 258 km SW
from Zahedan

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Sistan and Baluchestan

Earthquakes by city in Sistan and Baluchestan

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran.

Use this regional Sistan and Baluchestan earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Khāsh, Qaşr-e Qand and Nīkshahr.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Sistan and Baluchestan.

When was the last earthquake in Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran?

A 4 magnitude earthquake hit near Sistan and Baluchestan on the afternoon of May 24, 2024 at 15:03 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 298km west-northwest of Iranshahr at a depth of 6km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Sistan and Baluchestan on the afternoon of April 16, 2013 at 15:14 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 197km south-east of Zahedan at a depth of 80km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Sistan and Baluchestan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Sistan and Baluchestan, Iran?

In the past 10 years, 129 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Sistan and Baluchestan. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 28 days.