Latest earthquakes near Syria today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near the country Syria, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Syria? If an earthquake is happening right now near Syria (also known as سورية), it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Syria.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 18, 2024 05:42PM
(Damascus)
M 2.6 207 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 04:18PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 203 km NNW
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 03:05PM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 293 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 12:21PM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 134 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 12:14PM
(Damascus)
M 3.4 280 km N
from Ar Raqqah
Jun 18, 2024 10:35AM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 238 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 07:26AM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 236 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 03:23AM
(Damascus)
M 2.6 282 km N
from Ar Raqqah
Jun 18, 2024 02:57AM
(Damascus)
M 2.7 239 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 02:32AM
(Damascus)
M 2.4 287 km N
from Ar Raqqah
Jun 18, 2024 01:11AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 283 km N
from Ar Raqqah
Jun 18, 2024 01:01AM
(Damascus)
M 2.1 92 km W
from Aleppo
Jun 18, 2024 12:06AM
(Damascus)
M 2.8 236 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 09:58PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 255 km NE
from Al Ḩasakah
Jun 17, 2024 09:32PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 117 km NNW
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 09:19PM
(Damascus)
M 3.2 266 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 06:40PM
(Damascus)
M 2.6 294 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 01:00PM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 208 km NNW
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 08:51AM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 294 km N
from Al Ḩasakah
Jun 17, 2024 05:04AM
(Damascus)
M 2.6 207 km N
from Aleppo
Jun 17, 2024 03:55AM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 238 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 16, 2024 11:50PM
(Damascus)
M 3.3 246 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 16, 2024 08:24PM
(Damascus)
M 4.3 235 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jun 16, 2024 04:59PM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 89 km NW
from Aleppo
Jun 16, 2024 12:12PM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 83 km WNW
from Aleppo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Syria

Syria Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
100 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
Jun 18, 2024 17:42

Average

A total of 1003 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Syria in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 100 earthquakes per year, or 8 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Syria roughly every 3 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Syria in 2023. A total of 740 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Syria that year. The strongest had a 7.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Syria in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Syria 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 Syria (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 940 93.72%
Mag. 5 56 5.58%
Mag. 6 5 0.5%
Mag. 7 2 0.2%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Syria

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.8
On Feb 6, 2023 03:17.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.8
On Feb 6, 2023 03:17.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Syria occurred on Feb 6, 2023 03:17 local time (Asia/Damascus timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.8 and struck 115 kilometers (71 mi) north of Aleppo, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Syria in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Syria 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 Syria.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Syria.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 6, 2023 03:17AM
(Damascus)
M 7.8 115 km N
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 12:24PM
(Damascus)
M 7.5 201 km N
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 03:28AM
(Damascus)
M 6.7 112 km NNW
from Aleppo
Jan 24, 2020 07:55PM
(Damascus)
M 6.7 300 km NE
from Aleppo
Feb 20, 2023 07:04PM
(Damascus)
M 6.3 73 km NNE
from Latakia
Feb 6, 2023 12:26PM
(Damascus)
M 6.0 220 km NNE
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 02:02PM
(Damascus)
M 6.0 214 km NNW
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 12:35PM
(Damascus)
M 5.8 211 km NNE
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 12:51PM
(Damascus)
M 5.7 245 km NNE
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 03:26AM
(Damascus)
M 5.7 115 km N
from Aleppo

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Syria

Earthquakes by region of Syria

Click the links below for earthquake reports for regions in Syria.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Syria?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Syria on the afternoon of June 18, 2024 at 17:42 local time (Asia/Damascus). The center of this earthquake was located 207km north of Aleppo at a depth of 6km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Syria in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Syria?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Syria on the night of February 6, 2023 at 03:17 local time (Asia/Damascus). The center of this earthquake was located 115km north of Aleppo at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Syria since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Syria?

In the past 10 years, 1003 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Syria. This averages to 100 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.