Latest earthquakes near Khowy, West Azerbaijan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Khowy.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 30, 2024 01:35
(Tehran)
M 2.7 282 km W
from Khowy
May 29, 2024 13:00
(Tehran)
M 3.1 279 km WSW
from Khowy
May 29, 2024 08:12
(Tehran)
M 2.0 267 km NNW
from Khowy
May 29, 2024 04:52
(Tehran)
M 2.2 130 km WNW
from Khowy
May 27, 2024 07:50
(Tehran)
M 2.2 136 km WNW
from Khowy
May 27, 2024 02:39
(Tehran)
M 2.1 211 km WSW
from Khowy
May 26, 2024 08:35
(Tehran)
M 2.2 178 km W
from Khowy
May 26, 2024 03:07
(Tehran)
M 2.4 189 km SW
from Khowy
May 25, 2024 09:47
(Tehran)
M 2.5 132 km WNW
from Khowy
May 23, 2024 02:21
(Tehran)
M 2.1 246 km WNW
from Khowy
May 22, 2024 14:32
(Tehran)
M 2.0 179 km W
from Khowy
May 22, 2024 07:12
(Tehran)
M 2.0 91 km W
from Khowy
May 21, 2024 21:11
(Tehran)
M 2.6 187 km WSW
from Khowy
May 20, 2024 18:16
(Tehran)
M 2.4 158 km W
from Khowy
May 19, 2024 19:07
(Tehran)
M 2.5 123 km W
from Khowy
May 18, 2024 17:55
(Tehran)
M 2.6 145 km W
from Khowy
May 18, 2024 10:35
(Tehran)
M 2.1 215 km W
from Khowy
May 16, 2024 18:10
(Tehran)
M 2.2 270 km WNW
from Khowy
May 15, 2024 23:17
(Tehran)
M 2.0 225 km SW
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 22:40
(Tehran)
M 2.6 236 km W
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 15:42
(Tehran)
M 2.2 170 km W
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 14:26
(Tehran)
M 3.0 260 km W
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 13:57
(Tehran)
M 2.6 252 km W
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 13:57
(Tehran)
M 2.6 259 km W
from Khowy
May 14, 2024 11:37
(Tehran)
M 3.2 261 km W
from Khowy

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Khowy Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
25 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.7
May 30, 2024 01:35

Average

A total of 250 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Khowy, West Azerbaijan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 25 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Khowy roughly every 14 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Khowy in 2020. A total of 49 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Khowy that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Khowy in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Khowy 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 Khowy (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 231 92.4%
Mag. 5 18 7.2%
Mag. 6 1 0.4%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Khowy

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Feb 23, 2020 19:30.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Nov 24, 1976 15:52.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Khowy occurred on Feb 23, 2020 19:30 local time (Asia/Tehran timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 51 kilometers (32 mi) west of Khowy, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Khowy in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Nov 24, 1976 15:52, 102 kilometers (63 mi) west of Khowy. It is the strongest earthquake near Khowy 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 Khowy, West Azerbaijan 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 Khowy.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Khowy.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 23, 2020 19:30
(Tehran)
M 6.0 51 km W
from Khowy
Jan 28, 2023 21:44
(Tehran)
M 5.9 15 km SSW
from Khowy
Nov 8, 2019 02:17
(Tehran)
M 5.9 244 km ESE
from Khowy
Feb 23, 2020 09:23
(Tehran)
M 5.8 48 km WSW
from Khowy
Jan 18, 2023 13:38
(Tehran)
M 5.7 13 km S
from Khowy
Oct 5, 2022 03:51
(Tehran)
M 5.6 10 km SE
from Khowy
Mar 24, 2023 07:46
(Tehran)
M 5.6 13 km SW
from Khowy
Jun 25, 2020 14:33
(Tehran)
M 5.4 88 km W
from Khowy
Sep 27, 2022 17:38
(Tehran)
M 5.3 299 km NW
from Khowy
Feb 5, 2021 19:06
(Tehran)
M 5.2 220 km N
from Khowy

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Nearest earthquakes from Khowy

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Khowy.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 20, 2023 18:43
(Tehran)
M 4.3 7 km NNW
from Khowy
Jan 31, 2023 07:43
(Tehran)
M 4.0 6 km W
from Khowy
Jan 28, 2023 21:46
(Tehran)
M 5.1 8 km SSW
from Khowy
Jun 22, 2016 21:27
(Tehran)
M 4.3 8 km W
from Khowy
Oct 5, 2022 03:51
(Tehran)
M 5.6 10 km SE
from Khowy
Sep 21, 2022 22:27
(Tehran)
M 5.1 10 km S
from Khowy
Mar 11, 2021 09:16
(Tehran)
M 4.0 9 km SE
from Khowy
Oct 5, 2022 17:21
(Tehran)
M 4.5 10 km SE
from Khowy
Jan 18, 2023 14:12
(Tehran)
M 4.3 9 km SSW
from Khowy
Jun 17, 2023 17:00
(Tehran)
M 4.5 9 km S
from Khowy

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Khowy

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Khowy, West Azerbaijan?

A 2.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Khowy on the night of May 30, 2024 at 01:35 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 282km west of Khowy at a depth of 13km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Khowy, West Azerbaijan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Khowy, West Azerbaijan?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Khowy on the afternoon of November 24, 1976 at 15:52 local time (Asia/Tehran). The center of this earthquake was located 102km northwest of Khowy at a depth of 36km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Khowy since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Khowy, West Azerbaijan?

In the past 10 years, 250 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Khowy. This averages to 25 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 15 days.