Latest earthquakes near Olt, Romania today

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List of latest earthquakes near Olt.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 13, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 217 km NE
from Slatina
Jun 12, 2024 20:24
(Bucharest)
M 2.7 206 km NE
from Slatina
Jun 12, 2024 19:07
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 210 km NE
from Slatina
Jun 11, 2024 16:55
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 270 km SSE
from Slatina
Jun 11, 2024 02:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 187 km ENE
from Slatina
Jun 9, 2024 14:12
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 220 km NE
from Slatina
Jun 9, 2024 01:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 224 km NE
from Slatina
Jun 6, 2024 16:01
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 299 km SSW
from Slatina
Jun 3, 2024 23:35
(Bucharest)
M 2.4 247 km WSW
from Slatina
May 31, 2024 05:47
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 194 km NE
from Slatina
May 30, 2024 22:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 163 km NE
from Slatina
May 29, 2024 22:13
(Bucharest)
M 3.2 220 km NE
from Slatina
May 27, 2024 19:25
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 217 km NE
from Slatina
May 27, 2024 07:16
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 210 km NE
from Slatina
May 27, 2024 01:41
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 218 km NE
from Slatina
May 26, 2024 13:17
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 99 km NNW
from Slatina
May 26, 2024 12:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 96 km NNW
from Slatina
May 26, 2024 12:12
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 96 km NNW
from Slatina
May 25, 2024 01:27
(Bucharest)
M 3.7 210 km NE
from Slatina
May 24, 2024 22:59
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 193 km NE
from Slatina
May 24, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 2.2 133 km NW
from Slatina
May 23, 2024 18:52
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 189 km NE
from Slatina
May 23, 2024 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 203 km NE
from Slatina
May 22, 2024 12:53
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 211 km NE
from Slatina
May 19, 2024 02:43
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 225 km NE
from Slatina

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Olt

Olt 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 139 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Olt, 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 Olt roughly every 26 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Olt in 2023. A total of 29 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Olt that year. The strongest had a 5.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Olt in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Olt 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 Olt (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 132 94.96%
Mag. 5 7 5.04%
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 Olt

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.6
On Dec 28, 2016 01:20.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 10, 1940 03:39.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Olt occurred on Dec 28, 2016 01:20 local time (Europe/Bucharest timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck 222 kilometers (138 mi) north-east of Slatina, at a depth of 97 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Olt in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 10, 1940 03:39, 216 kilometers (134 mi) north-east of Slatina. It is the strongest earthquake near Olt 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 Olt, 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 Olt.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Olt.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 28, 2016 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 222 km NE
from Slatina
Feb 14, 2023 15:16
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 118 km NW
from Slatina
Nov 22, 2014 21:14
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 272 km NE
from Slatina
Sep 24, 2016 02:11
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 227 km NE
from Slatina
Oct 28, 2018 03:38
(Bucharest)
M 5.5 210 km NE
from Slatina
Nov 3, 2022 06:50
(Bucharest)
M 5.1 206 km NE
from Slatina
Feb 13, 2023 16:58
(Bucharest)
M 5.0 121 km NW
from Slatina
Apr 25, 2020 01:04
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 294 km NE
from Slatina
Mar 20, 2023 16:02
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 119 km NW
from Slatina
Jan 31, 2020 03:26
(Bucharest)
M 4.8 231 km NE
from Slatina

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Olt

Earthquakes by city in Olt

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

Use this regional Olt earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Caracal, Balş and Corabia.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Olt, Romania?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Olt on the morning of June 13, 2024 at 07:00 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 217km north-east of Slatina at a depth of 140km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Olt, Romania in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Olt, Romania?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Olt on the night of November 10, 1940 at 03:39 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 216km north-east of Slatina at a depth of 150km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Olt since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Olt, Romania?

In the past 10 years, 139 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Olt. This averages to 14 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 26 days.