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List of latest earthquakes near Bishkek.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 12, 2024 14:13
(Bishkek)
M 5.1 381 km ESE
from Bishkek
Apr 4, 2024 04:43
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 226 km WSW
from Bishkek
Apr 2, 2024 09:56
(Bishkek)
M 3.6 300 km E
from Bishkek
Apr 1, 2024 12:14
(Bishkek)
M 4.1 120 km WSW
from Bishkek
Mar 19, 2024 21:05
(Bishkek)
M 4.1 32 km SW
from Bishkek
Mar 14, 2024 17:15
(Bishkek)
M 2.5 268 km SW
from Bishkek
Mar 13, 2024 01:43
(Bishkek)
M 2.4 228 km WSW
from Bishkek
Mar 11, 2024 12:53
(Bishkek)
M 3.1 294 km E
from Bishkek
Mar 10, 2024 15:39
(Bishkek)
M 2.2 148 km S
from Bishkek
Mar 6, 2024 16:17
(Bishkek)
M 2.2 274 km E
from Bishkek
Mar 6, 2024 06:10
(Bishkek)
M 5.1 383 km ESE
from Bishkek
Mar 6, 2024 06:06
(Bishkek)
M 3.2 224 km SSW
from Bishkek
Mar 5, 2024 15:09
(Bishkek)
M 2.9 210 km E
from Bishkek
Mar 4, 2024 12:22
(Bishkek)
M 5.3 194 km E
from Bishkek
Mar 3, 2024 00:21
(Bishkek)
M 2.4 293 km SW
from Bishkek
Feb 28, 2024 19:15
(Bishkek)
M 3.2 52 km WNW
from Bishkek
Feb 27, 2024 17:34
(Bishkek)
M 3.0 288 km SSE
from Bishkek
Feb 26, 2024 23:53
(Bishkek)
M 2.9 217 km SE
from Bishkek
Feb 25, 2024 20:31
(Bishkek)
M 3.1 229 km SW
from Bishkek
Feb 25, 2024 17:22
(Bishkek)
M 2.4 225 km SW
from Bishkek
Feb 25, 2024 10:15
(Bishkek)
M 5.4 367 km ESE
from Bishkek
Feb 24, 2024 04:58
(Bishkek)
M 5.0 386 km ESE
from Bishkek
Feb 21, 2024 22:59
(Bishkek)
M 2.5 188 km WSW
from Bishkek
Feb 18, 2024 03:11
(Bishkek)
M 3.2 296 km SSE
from Bishkek
Feb 17, 2024 15:57
(Bishkek)
M 3.1 193 km SW
from Bishkek

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bishkek

Recent Bishkek Earthquake News

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Bishkek Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
22 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 5.1
Apr 12, 2024 14:13

Average

A total of 221 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bishkek in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 22 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Bishkek roughly every 16 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Bishkek in 2020. A total of 32 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Bishkek that year. The strongest had a 4.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bishkek in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Bishkek 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 Bishkek (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 216 97.74%
Mag. 5 5 2.26%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bishkek

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.5
On Dec 7, 2015 14:30.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Jan 4, 1911 04:24.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bishkek occurred on Dec 7, 2015 14:30 local time (Asia/Bishkek timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.5 and struck 127 kilometers (79 mi) south of Bishkek, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bishkek 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 Bishkek 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 Bishkek 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 Bishkek.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Bishkek.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 7, 2015 14:30
(Bishkek)
M 5.5 127 km S
from Bishkek
Mar 4, 2024 12:22
(Bishkek)
M 5.3 194 km E
from Bishkek
Nov 14, 2014 07:24
(Bishkek)
M 5.2 236 km ESE
from Bishkek
Dec 1, 2015 12:13
(Bishkek)
M 5.1 199 km SSW
from Bishkek
Aug 16, 2014 03:42
(Bishkek)
M 5.0 232 km E
from Bishkek
Nov 20, 2015 10:45
(Bishkek)
M 4.9 300 km SSW
from Bishkek
Nov 16, 2017 07:42
(Bishkek)
M 4.9 275 km ESE
from Bishkek
Jan 22, 2015 21:52
(Bishkek)
M 4.9 64 km SSE
from Bishkek
Sep 25, 2014 23:59
(Bishkek)
M 4.8 64 km NW
from Bishkek
Jan 21, 2020 19:10
(Bishkek)
M 4.8 148 km SSE
from Bishkek

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bishkek

Nearest earthquakes from Bishkek

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Bishkek.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 20, 2023 13:34
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 21 km NE
from Bishkek
May 13, 2018 02:14
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 21 km WSW
from Bishkek
Sep 18, 2018 04:57
(Bishkek)
M 4.0 24 km E
from Bishkek
Mar 19, 2024 21:05
(Bishkek)
M 4.1 32 km SW
from Bishkek
May 28, 2014 08:26
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 40 km SSE
from Bishkek
Feb 10, 2016 18:43
(Bishkek)
M 4.0 46 km SE
from Bishkek
May 5, 2017 05:39
(Bishkek)
M 4.0 50 km ESE
from Bishkek
Apr 21, 2017 06:41
(Bishkek)
M 4.2 55 km SE
from Bishkek
Jul 1, 2019 17:15
(Bishkek)
M 4.3 56 km S
from Bishkek
Apr 21, 2017 06:55
(Bishkek)
M 4.5 56 km SE
from Bishkek

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Bishkek

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Bishkek?

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Bishkek on the afternoon of April 12, 2024 at 14:13 local time (Asia/Bishkek). The center of this earthquake was located 381km east-southeast of Bishkek at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bishkek in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bishkek?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Bishkek 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 Bishkek since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bishkek?

In the past 10 years, 221 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bishkek. This averages to 22 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 17 days.