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List of latest earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 23, 2024 01:03
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 263 km S
from Osh
May 21, 2024 00:31
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 109 km SSE
from Karakol
May 20, 2024 11:10
(Bishkek)
M 5.1 161 km SSE
from Naryn
May 16, 2024 01:03
(Bishkek)
M 4.5 242 km SW
from Osh
May 13, 2024 12:44
(Bishkek)
M 4.0 159 km NW
from Osh
May 6, 2024 10:12
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 69 km NE
from Karakol
May 2, 2024 01:17
(Bishkek)
M 4.5 175 km S
from Karakol
May 1, 2024 07:37
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 100 km SSW
from Kyzyl-Kyya
Apr 29, 2024 09:16
(Bishkek)
M 3.0 124 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 29, 2024 07:13
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 282 km S
from Osh
Apr 29, 2024 00:44
(Bishkek)
M 3.1 114 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 28, 2024 21:48
(Bishkek)
M 3.4 114 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 28, 2024 20:17
(Bishkek)
M 3.0 144 km S
from Karakol
Apr 28, 2024 19:28
(Bishkek)
M 3.0 103 km SSE
from Osh
Apr 28, 2024 18:09
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 106 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 28, 2024 17:31
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 132 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 28, 2024 12:23
(Bishkek)
M 4.1 261 km SSW
from Osh
Apr 27, 2024 03:45
(Bishkek)
M 3.3 168 km SW
from Osh
Apr 26, 2024 19:45
(Bishkek)
M 3.0 131 km S
from Karakol
Apr 26, 2024 10:47
(Bishkek)
M 2.5 14 km SW
from Jalal-Abad
Apr 25, 2024 19:12
(Bishkek)
M 3.3 133 km SSE
from Karakol
Apr 25, 2024 15:24
(Bishkek)
M 4.4 135 km S
from Karakol
Apr 25, 2024 10:55
(Bishkek)
M 3.3 163 km SE
from Naryn
Apr 23, 2024 18:26
(Bishkek)
M 4.5 143 km S
from Karakol
Apr 23, 2024 10:28
(Bishkek)
M 2.7 146 km ESE
from Osh

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan

Recent Kyrgyzstan Earthquake News

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Kyrgyzstan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
194 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.3
May 23, 2024 01:03

Average

A total of 1940 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Kyrgyzstan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 194 earthquakes per year, or 16 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Kyrgyzstan roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Kyrgyzstan in 2016. A total of 304 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Kyrgyzstan that year. The strongest had a 6.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Kyrgyzstan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Kyrgyzstan 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 Kyrgyzstan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1835 94.59%
Mag. 5 99 5.1%
Mag. 6 4 0.21%
Mag. 7 2 0.1%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.2
On Dec 7, 2015 13:50.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Jan 4, 1911 04:24.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Kyrgyzstan occurred on Dec 7, 2015 13:50 local time (Asia/Bishkek timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.2 and struck 258 kilometers (160 mi) south of Osh, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Jan 4, 1911 04:24, 181 kilometers (112 mi) south of Bishkek. It is the strongest earthquake near Kyrgyzstan 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 Kyrgyzstan 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 Kyrgyzstan.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 7, 2015 13:50
(Bishkek)
M 7.2 258 km S
from Osh
Jan 23, 2024 00:09
(Bishkek)
M 7.0 138 km S
from Karakol
Feb 23, 2023 06:37
(Bishkek)
M 6.9 277 km S
from Osh
Nov 25, 2016 20:24
(Bishkek)
M 6.6 172 km SE
from Osh
Jun 26, 2016 17:17
(Bishkek)
M 6.4 125 km SSE
from Osh
May 3, 2017 10:47
(Bishkek)
M 6.0 163 km SW
from Osh
Feb 12, 2021 23:01
(Bishkek)
M 5.9 274 km SSE
from Osh
May 5, 2017 11:09
(Bishkek)
M 5.8 165 km SW
from Osh
Mar 23, 2023 02:07
(Bishkek)
M 5.8 278 km WSW
from Osh
Jan 23, 2024 00:14
(Bishkek)
M 5.8 137 km S
from Karakol

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Kyrgyzstan

Earthquakes by region of Kyrgyzstan

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Kyrgyzstan?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Kyrgyzstan on the night of May 23, 2024 at 01:03 local time (Asia/Bishkek). The center of this earthquake was located 263km south of Osh at a depth of 130km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Kyrgyzstan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kyrgyzstan?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Kyrgyzstan on the night of January 4, 1911 at 04:24 local time (Asia/Bishkek). The center of this earthquake was located 181km east of Bishkek at a depth of 20km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Kyrgyzstan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kyrgyzstan?

In the past 10 years, 1940 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Kyrgyzstan. This averages to 194 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.