Latest earthquakes near Arges, Romania today

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List of latest earthquakes near Arges.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 13, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 158 km NE
from Piteşti
Jun 12, 2024 20:24
(Bucharest)
M 2.7 147 km ENE
from Piteşti
Jun 12, 2024 19:07
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 150 km NE
from Piteşti
Jun 11, 2024 16:55
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 295 km SSE
from Piteşti
Jun 11, 2024 02:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 130 km ENE
from Piteşti
Jun 9, 2024 14:12
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 161 km ENE
from Piteşti
Jun 9, 2024 01:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 164 km NE
from Piteşti
Jun 3, 2024 23:35
(Bucharest)
M 2.4 297 km WSW
from Piteşti
May 31, 2024 05:47
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 136 km ENE
from Piteşti
May 30, 2024 22:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 105 km ENE
from Piteşti
May 29, 2024 22:13
(Bucharest)
M 3.2 161 km NE
from Piteşti
May 27, 2024 19:25
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 158 km NE
from Piteşti
May 27, 2024 07:16
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 151 km ENE
from Piteşti
May 27, 2024 01:41
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 158 km NE
from Piteşti
May 26, 2024 13:17
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 82 km NW
from Piteşti
May 26, 2024 12:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 79 km NW
from Piteşti
May 26, 2024 12:12
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 79 km NW
from Piteşti
May 25, 2024 01:27
(Bucharest)
M 3.7 152 km ENE
from Piteşti
May 24, 2024 22:59
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 133 km NE
from Piteşti
May 24, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 2.2 151 km W
from Piteşti
May 23, 2024 18:52
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 129 km NE
from Piteşti
May 23, 2024 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 145 km ENE
from Piteşti
May 22, 2024 12:53
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 152 km NE
from Piteşti
May 19, 2024 02:43
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 166 km NE
from Piteşti
May 19, 2024 02:39
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 274 km SW
from Piteşti

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Arges

Arges Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
13 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.4
Jun 13, 2024 07:00

Average

A total of 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Arges, Romania in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 13 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Arges roughly every 27 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Arges in 2023. A total of 24 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Arges that year. The strongest had a 5.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Arges in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Arges 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 Arges (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 124 94.66%
Mag. 5 7 5.34%
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 Arges

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.6
On Nov 22, 2014 21:14.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 10, 1940 03:39.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Arges occurred on Nov 22, 2014 21:14 local time (Europe/Bucharest timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck 213 kilometers (132 mi) north-east of Piteşti, at a depth of 32 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Arges in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 10, 1940 03:39, 156 kilometers (97 mi) north-east of Piteşti. It is the strongest earthquake near Arges 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 Arges, Romania 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 Arges.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Arges.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 22, 2014 21:14
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 213 km NE
from Piteşti
Sep 24, 2016 02:11
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 168 km NE
from Piteşti
Dec 28, 2016 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 162 km NE
from Piteşti
Feb 14, 2023 15:16
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 134 km W
from Piteşti
Oct 28, 2018 03:38
(Bucharest)
M 5.5 150 km NE
from Piteşti
Nov 3, 2022 06:50
(Bucharest)
M 5.1 147 km ENE
from Piteşti
Feb 13, 2023 16:58
(Bucharest)
M 5.0 136 km WNW
from Piteşti
Mar 20, 2023 16:02
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 137 km W
from Piteşti
Apr 25, 2020 01:04
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 236 km ENE
from Piteşti
Jan 31, 2020 03:26
(Bucharest)
M 4.8 171 km NE
from Piteşti

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Arges

Earthquakes by city in Arges

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Arges, Romania.

Use this regional Arges earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Curtea de Argeş and Mioveni.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Arges, Romania?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Arges on the morning of June 13, 2024 at 07:00 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 158km north-east of Piteşti at a depth of 140km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Arges, Romania in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Arges, Romania?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Arges on the night of November 10, 1940 at 03:39 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 156km north-east of Piteşti at a depth of 150km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Arges since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Arges, Romania?

In the past 10 years, 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Arges. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 28 days.