Latest earthquakes near Pakistan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Pakistan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 24, 2024 11:05
(Karachi)
M 4.2 267 km NNW
from Mingora
May 22, 2024 18:19
(Karachi)
M 4.6 270 km N
from Peshawar
May 21, 2024 09:26
(Karachi)
M 4.1 283 km NNW
from Mingora
May 21, 2024 03:46
(Karachi)
M 4.1 280 km NNW
from Mingora
May 21, 2024 01:34
(Karachi)
M 4.5 298 km NNW
from Peshawar
May 20, 2024 05:19
(Karachi)
M 4.3 114 km ENE
from Muzaffarābād
May 20, 2024 05:19
(Karachi)
M 4.0 163 km NNE
from Battagram
May 18, 2024 08:05
(Karachi)
M 3.5 267 km ENE
from Gujranwala
May 15, 2024 16:52
(Karachi)
M 4.2 291 km N
from Peshawar
May 15, 2024 07:56
(Karachi)
M 4.2 277 km N
from Peshawar
May 14, 2024 15:38
(Karachi)
M 4.1 283 km NW
from Battagram
May 11, 2024 21:27
(Karachi)
M 4.1 286 km N
from Mingora
May 8, 2024 09:51
(Karachi)
M 4.1 273 km N
from Peshawar
May 6, 2024 18:06
(Karachi)
M 4.1 270 km NW
from Mingora
May 3, 2024 10:53
(Karachi)
M 4.0 282 km NNW
from Peshawar
May 3, 2024 08:50
(Karachi)
M 4.2 267 km NNW
from Peshawar
May 1, 2024 15:33
(Karachi)
M 4.4 247 km WNW
from Peshawar
May 1, 2024 01:03
(Karachi)
M 3.4 265 km ENE
from Gujranwala
Apr 26, 2024 22:36
(Karachi)
M 3.2 270 km ENE
from Gujranwala
Apr 25, 2024 17:40
(Karachi)
M 3.2 190 km S
from Lahore
Apr 25, 2024 04:45
(Karachi)
M 3.3 261 km ENE
from Gujranwala
Apr 24, 2024 01:14
(Karachi)
M 3.2 182 km NE
from Gujranwala
Apr 22, 2024 00:30
(Karachi)
M 4.1 17 km ESE
from Khuzdar
Apr 20, 2024 09:32
(Karachi)
M 4.1 276 km N
from Peshawar
Apr 19, 2024 06:04
(Karachi)
M 3.0 269 km ENE
from Gujranwala

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Pakistan

Pakistan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
242 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.2
May 24, 2024 11:05

Average

A total of 2420 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Pakistan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 242 earthquakes per year, or 20 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Pakistan roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Pakistan in 2015. A total of 301 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Pakistan that year. The strongest had a 6.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Pakistan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Pakistan 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 Pakistan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2293 94.75%
Mag. 5 117 4.83%
Mag. 6 10 0.41%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Pakistan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.6
On Apr 10, 2016 15:28.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.1
On Nov 28, 1945 03:26.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Pakistan occurred on Apr 10, 2016 15:28 local time (Asia/Karachi timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.6 and struck 277 kilometers (172 mi) north of Peshawar, at a depth of 212 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Pakistan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.1 earthquake struck on Nov 28, 1945 03:26, 130 kilometers (81 mi) north of Turbat. It is the strongest earthquake near Pakistan 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 Pakistan 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 Pakistan.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Pakistan.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 10, 2016 15:28
(Karachi)
M 6.6 277 km N
from Peshawar
Mar 21, 2023 21:47
(Karachi)
M 6.5 285 km NNW
from Peshawar
Jan 11, 2024 14:20
(Karachi)
M 6.4 291 km NNW
from Peshawar
Dec 26, 2015 00:14
(Karachi)
M 6.3 279 km N
from Peshawar
Feb 8, 2017 03:03
(Karachi)
M 6.3 93 km SSE
from Turbat
Jan 31, 2018 12:07
(Karachi)
M 6.2 288 km NNW
from Peshawar
May 9, 2018 15:41
(Karachi)
M 6.2 297 km NNW
from Battagram
Dec 20, 2019 16:39
(Karachi)
M 6.1 299 km NNW
from Peshawar
Jun 22, 2022 01:54
(Karachi)
M 6.0 225 km WSW
from Peshawar
Jan 5, 2023 19:25
(Karachi)
M 6.0 284 km NNW
from Peshawar

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Pakistan

Earthquakes by region of Pakistan

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Pakistan?

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Pakistan on the morning of May 24, 2024 at 11:05 local time (Asia/Karachi). The center of this earthquake was located 267km north-northwest of Mingora at a depth of 108km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Pakistan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Pakistan?

A 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Pakistan on the night of November 28, 1945 at 03:26 local time (Asia/Karachi). The center of this earthquake was located 130km south-southeast of Turbat at a depth of 15km under water in the Arabian Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Pakistan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Pakistan?

In the past 10 years, 2420 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Pakistan. This averages to 242 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.