Latest earthquakes near Kosovo today

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List of latest earthquakes near Kosovo.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 12:29
(Belgrade)
M 2.2 79 km W
from Prizren
May 26, 2024 08:54
(Belgrade)
M 2.3 173 km SW
from Pristina
May 25, 2024 17:10
(Belgrade)
M 2.5 174 km WSW
from Pristina
May 25, 2024 13:30
(Belgrade)
M 2.5 283 km S
from Pristina
May 25, 2024 13:29
(Belgrade)
M 2.2 285 km S
from Pristina
May 25, 2024 12:39
(Belgrade)
M 3.0 271 km S
from Prizren
May 24, 2024 16:45
(Belgrade)
M 3.5 288 km NW
from Mitrovicë
May 24, 2024 11:46
(Belgrade)
M 2.0 287 km S
from Pristina
May 24, 2024 05:43
(Belgrade)
M 2.9 244 km W
from Pristina
May 24, 2024 05:21
(Belgrade)
M 2.3 289 km SSW
from Prizren
May 24, 2024 01:34
(Belgrade)
M 2.4 261 km SSW
from Prizren
May 23, 2024 14:53
(Belgrade)
M 2.1 295 km SE
from Gjilan
May 21, 2024 23:13
(Belgrade)
M 2.1 291 km S
from Prizren
May 21, 2024 22:39
(Belgrade)
M 2.9 286 km S
from Prizren
May 21, 2024 20:03
(Belgrade)
M 2.6 284 km S
from Prizren
May 21, 2024 17:15
(Belgrade)
M 2.3 290 km S
from Prizren
May 21, 2024 10:36
(Belgrade)
M 2.8 176 km SW
from Pristina
May 21, 2024 04:57
(Belgrade)
M 2.1 284 km SSW
from Prizren
May 21, 2024 04:19
(Belgrade)
M 2.4 297 km SSW
from Prizren
May 20, 2024 22:07
(Belgrade)
M 2.5 287 km S
from Prizren
May 20, 2024 09:46
(Belgrade)
M 2.9 287 km S
from Prizren
May 20, 2024 03:43
(Belgrade)
M 2.0 290 km S
from Prizren
May 19, 2024 05:08
(Belgrade)
M 2.6 172 km S
from Prizren
May 19, 2024 01:39
(Belgrade)
M 2.5 146 km E
from Pristina
May 18, 2024 19:20
(Belgrade)
M 2.8 292 km NNE
from Pristina

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Kosovo

Recent Kosovo Earthquake News

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

Kosovo Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
41 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 26, 2024 12:29

Average

A total of 410 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Kosovo in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 41 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Kosovo roughly every 8 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Kosovo in 2019. A total of 96 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Kosovo that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Kosovo in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Kosovo 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 Kosovo (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 383 93.41%
Mag. 5 26 6.34%
Mag. 6 1 0.24%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Kosovo

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Nov 26, 2019 03:54.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Apr 18, 1928 20:22.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Kosovo occurred on Nov 26, 2019 03:54 local time (Europe/Belgrade timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 187 kilometers (116 mi) south-west of Pristina, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Kosovo in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Apr 18, 1928 20:22, 294 kilometers (183 mi) south-west of Gjilan. It is the strongest earthquake near Kosovo 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 Kosovo 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 Kosovo.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Kosovo.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 26, 2019 03:54
(Belgrade)
M 6.4 187 km SW
from Pristina
Apr 22, 2022 23:07
(Belgrade)
M 5.7 247 km W
from Pristina
Sep 21, 2019 16:04
(Belgrade)
M 5.6 201 km SW
from Pristina
Mar 12, 2021 13:57
(Belgrade)
M 5.6 282 km SSE
from Prizren
Oct 15, 2016 22:14
(Belgrade)
M 5.5 268 km S
from Prizren
Jan 9, 2022 22:43
(Belgrade)
M 5.5 206 km S
from Pristina
Nov 26, 2019 07:08
(Belgrade)
M 5.5 189 km SW
from Pristina
Mar 4, 2021 20:23
(Belgrade)
M 5.5 279 km SSE
from Prizren
Mar 14, 2024 04:06
(Belgrade)
M 5.4 205 km W
from Pristina
Nov 26, 2019 04:03
(Belgrade)
M 5.3 188 km SW
from Pristina

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Kosovo

Earthquakes by region of Kosovo

Click the links below for earthquake reports for regions in Kosovo.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Kosovo?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Kosovo on the afternoon of May 26, 2024 at 12:29 local time (Europe/Belgrade). The center of this earthquake was located 79km west of Prizren at a depth of 15km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Kosovo in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kosovo?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Kosovo on the evening of April 18, 1928 at 20:22 local time (Europe/Belgrade). The center of this earthquake was located 294km east of Gjilan at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Kosovo since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kosovo?

In the past 10 years, 410 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Kosovo. This averages to 41 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 9 days.