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
Jul 20, 2024 04:21PM
(Damascus)
M 2.1 231 km N
from Aleppo
Jul 20, 2024 12:24PM
(Damascus)
M 2.9 204 km N
from Aleppo
Jul 20, 2024 09:19AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 236 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 20, 2024 03:34AM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 196 km NW
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 11:04PM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 292 km N
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 07:37PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 290 km N
from Al Ḩasakah
Jul 19, 2024 02:59PM
(Damascus)
M 3.0 229 km NW
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 01:25PM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 277 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 12:57PM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 238 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 12:44PM
(Damascus)
M 2.8 223 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 11:28AM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 235 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 11:08AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 242 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 08:44AM
(Damascus)
M 2.4 223 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 02:06AM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 201 km NNW
from Aleppo
Jul 19, 2024 12:04AM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 194 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 18, 2024 11:12PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 196 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 18, 2024 04:19PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 102 km WNW
from Aleppo
Jul 18, 2024 12:48PM
(Damascus)
M 2.7 273 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 18, 2024 11:39AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 277 km N
from Al Ḩasakah
Jul 18, 2024 10:26AM
(Damascus)
M 2.6 150 km N
from Aleppo
Jul 18, 2024 07:33AM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 259 km NNE
from Aleppo
Jul 17, 2024 11:47PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 287 km NNW
from Latakia
Jul 17, 2024 06:44PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 136 km NW
from Aleppo
Jul 17, 2024 05:50PM
(Damascus)
M 2.4 244 km WNW
from Aleppo
Jul 17, 2024 04:34PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 233 km N
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 2.1
Jul 20, 2024 16:21

Average

A total of 1002 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. 4 939 93.71%
Mag. 5 56 5.59%
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.

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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
Jan 24, 2020 07:55PM
(Damascus)
M 6.7 300 km NE
from Aleppo
Feb 6, 2023 03:28AM
(Damascus)
M 6.7 112 km NNW
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 2.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Syria on the afternoon of July 20, 2024 at 16:21 local time (Asia/Damascus). The center of this earthquake was located 231km north of Aleppo at a depth of 7km 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, 1002 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.