Latest earthquakes near Derbent, Dagestan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Derbent.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 17, 2024 13:19
(Moscow)
M 3.9 202 km WSW
from Derbent
Jul 17, 2024 05:09
(Moscow)
M 4.1 190 km WSW
from Derbent
Jul 17, 2024 01:20
(Moscow)
M 3.2 105 km SSW
from Derbent
Jul 16, 2024 16:08
(Moscow)
M 3.5 252 km WNW
from Derbent
Jul 16, 2024 02:50
(Moscow)
M 3.1 179 km W
from Derbent
Jul 6, 2024 23:14
(Moscow)
M 3.1 204 km SSE
from Derbent
Jul 3, 2024 08:58
(Moscow)
M 3.3 107 km SE
from Derbent
Jun 27, 2024 03:11
(Moscow)
M 4.3 40 km S
from Derbent
Jun 23, 2024 11:06
(Moscow)
M 3.5 102 km NNW
from Derbent
Jun 22, 2024 10:11
(Moscow)
M 3.3 256 km SE
from Derbent
Jun 13, 2024 14:02
(Moscow)
M 3.6 219 km WNW
from Derbent
Jun 13, 2024 04:26
(Moscow)
M 3.5 176 km NW
from Derbent
May 27, 2024 16:52
(Moscow)
M 3.5 282 km W
from Derbent
May 25, 2024 13:29
(Moscow)
M 3.9 182 km SW
from Derbent
May 20, 2024 09:33
(Moscow)
M 3.3 67 km NW
from Derbent
May 17, 2024 18:31
(Moscow)
M 3.5 79 km WSW
from Derbent
May 10, 2024 07:11
(Moscow)
M 3.9 75 km SW
from Derbent
May 9, 2024 21:43
(Moscow)
M 3.9 255 km NW
from Derbent
May 7, 2024 19:40
(Moscow)
M 2.6 291 km WSW
from Derbent
May 4, 2024 12:46
(Moscow)
M 3.0 245 km WSW
from Derbent
May 1, 2024 12:15
(Moscow)
M 3.0 126 km WSW
from Derbent
Apr 23, 2024 03:27
(Moscow)
M 3.2 219 km SW
from Derbent
Apr 20, 2024 22:49
(Moscow)
M 3.0 247 km S
from Derbent
Apr 15, 2024 02:53
(Moscow)
M 3.2 239 km S
from Derbent
Apr 4, 2024 12:21
(Moscow)
M 3.2 296 km SW
from Derbent

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Derbent Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
18 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.9
Jul 17, 2024 13:19

Average

A total of 188 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Derbent, Dagestan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 18 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Derbent roughly every 19 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Derbent in 2017. A total of 25 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Derbent that year. The strongest had a 5.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Derbent in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Derbent 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 Derbent (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 174 92.55%
Mag. 5 14 7.45%
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 Derbent

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.5
On Dec 8, 2022 09:42.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.8
On Nov 25, 2000 21:09.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Derbent occurred on Dec 8, 2022 09:42 local time (Europe/Moscow timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.5 and struck 114 kilometers (71 mi) west of Derbent, at a depth of 61 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Derbent in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.8 earthquake struck on Nov 25, 2000 21:09, 246 kilometers (153 mi) west of Derbent. It is the strongest earthquake near Derbent 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 Derbent, Dagestan 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 Derbent.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Derbent.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 8, 2022 09:42
(Moscow)
M 5.5 114 km W
from Derbent
Sep 4, 2015 07:49
(Moscow)
M 5.4 141 km SSW
from Derbent
Dec 7, 2023 07:15
(Moscow)
M 5.4 156 km SE
from Derbent
Jun 5, 2018 21:40
(Moscow)
M 5.3 138 km WSW
from Derbent
Jul 3, 2023 23:01
(Moscow)
M 5.3 91 km ESE
from Derbent
Sep 29, 2014 05:38
(Moscow)
M 5.3 98 km S
from Derbent
May 3, 2017 11:53
(Moscow)
M 5.2 110 km W
from Derbent
Nov 15, 2017 22:48
(Moscow)
M 5.2 211 km SSW
from Derbent
May 11, 2017 06:24
(Moscow)
M 5.1 252 km S
from Derbent
Jan 2, 2021 04:05
(Moscow)
M 5.1 23 km W
from Derbent

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Nearest earthquakes from Derbent

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Derbent.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 3, 2021 01:06
(Moscow)
M 4.4 19 km N
from Derbent
Dec 7, 2017 08:23
(Moscow)
M 4.1 21 km WSW
from Derbent
Jan 2, 2021 04:05
(Moscow)
M 5.1 23 km W
from Derbent
Apr 30, 2023 13:02
(Moscow)
M 4.2 30 km WNW
from Derbent
Dec 29, 2021 12:15
(Moscow)
M 4.3 35 km SE
from Derbent
Jun 27, 2024 03:11
(Moscow)
M 4.3 40 km S
from Derbent
Oct 11, 2017 03:12
(Moscow)
M 4.1 41 km NE
from Derbent
Oct 3, 2020 02:01
(Moscow)
M 4.0 46 km NNE
from Derbent
Nov 3, 2020 15:16
(Moscow)
M 4.5 50 km ENE
from Derbent
Feb 20, 2024 08:48
(Moscow)
M 4.1 58 km SW
from Derbent

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Derbent

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Derbent, Dagestan?

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Derbent on the afternoon of July 17, 2024 at 13:19 local time (Europe/Moscow). The center of this earthquake was located 202km west-southwest of Derbent at a depth of 1km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Derbent, Dagestan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Derbent, Dagestan?

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Derbent on the evening of November 25, 2000 at 21:09 local time (Europe/Moscow). The center of this earthquake was located 246km south-east of Derbent at a depth of 50km under water in the Caspian Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Derbent since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Derbent, Dagestan?

In the past 10 years, 188 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Derbent. This averages to 19 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 19 days.