Latest earthquakes near Galați, Romania today

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List of latest earthquakes near Galați.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 13, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 119 km W
from Galaţi
Jun 12, 2024 20:24
(Bucharest)
M 2.7 125 km W
from Galaţi
Jun 12, 2024 19:07
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 127 km W
from Galaţi
Jun 11, 2024 02:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 131 km W
from Galaţi
Jun 9, 2024 14:12
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 111 km W
from Galaţi
Jun 9, 2024 01:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 123 km WNW
from Galaţi
May 31, 2024 05:47
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 132 km W
from Galaţi
May 30, 2024 22:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 156 km W
from Galaţi
May 29, 2024 22:13
(Bucharest)
M 3.2 120 km WNW
from Galaţi
May 27, 2024 19:25
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 121 km W
from Galaţi
May 27, 2024 07:16
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 119 km W
from Galaţi
May 27, 2024 01:41
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 121 km W
from Galaţi
May 25, 2024 01:27
(Bucharest)
M 3.7 117 km W
from Galaţi
May 24, 2024 22:59
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 142 km W
from Galaţi
May 23, 2024 18:52
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 148 km W
from Galaţi
May 23, 2024 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 124 km W
from Galaţi
May 22, 2024 12:53
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 126 km W
from Galaţi
May 19, 2024 02:43
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 118 km WNW
from Galaţi
May 9, 2024 17:57
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 124 km W
from Galaţi
May 7, 2024 18:32
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 109 km W
from Galaţi
May 7, 2024 06:41
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 162 km W
from Galaţi
May 6, 2024 02:11
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 129 km W
from Galaţi
May 5, 2024 19:07
(Bucharest)
M 2.1 10 km SSW
from Galaţi
May 5, 2024 06:00
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 143 km W
from Galaţi
May 2, 2024 01:42
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 208 km E
from Galaţi

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Galați

Galați Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 106 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Galați, Romania in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 10 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Galați in 2015. A total of 17 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Galați that year. The strongest had a 4.5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Galați in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Galați 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 Galați (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 101 95.28%
Mag. 5 5 4.72%
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 Galați

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 Galați occurred on Nov 22, 2014 21:14 local time (Europe/Bucharest timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck 87 kilometers (54 mi) north-west of Galaţi, at a depth of 32 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Galați in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 10, 1940 03:39, 130 kilometers (81 mi) north-west of Galaţi. It is the strongest earthquake near Galați 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 Galați, 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 Galați.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Galați.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 22, 2014 21:14
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 87 km NW
from Galaţi
Dec 28, 2016 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 122 km WNW
from Galaţi
Sep 24, 2016 02:11
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 117 km WNW
from Galaţi
Oct 28, 2018 03:38
(Bucharest)
M 5.5 131 km W
from Galaţi
Nov 3, 2022 06:50
(Bucharest)
M 5.1 122 km W
from Galaţi
Apr 25, 2020 01:04
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 68 km NW
from Galaţi
Jan 31, 2020 03:26
(Bucharest)
M 4.8 114 km WNW
from Galaţi
Feb 8, 2017 17:08
(Bucharest)
M 4.7 140 km W
from Galaţi
Mar 14, 2018 12:24
(Bucharest)
M 4.7 117 km WNW
from Galaţi
Sep 10, 2014 22:45
(Bucharest)
M 4.7 120 km W
from Galaţi

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Galați

Earthquakes by city in Galați

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

Use this regional Galați earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Tecuci.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Galați, Romania?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Galați on the morning of June 13, 2024 at 07:00 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 119km west of Galaţi at a depth of 140km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Galați, Romania in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Galați, Romania?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Galați on the night of November 10, 1940 at 03:39 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 130km west-northwest of Galaţi at a depth of 150km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Galați since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Galați, Romania?

In the past 10 years, 106 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Galați. This averages to 11 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 34 days.