Latest earthquakes near Rif-dimashq, Syria today

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List of latest earthquakes near Rif-dimashq.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 15, 2024 07:41PM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 270 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 11, 2024 02:51PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 271 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 8, 2024 07:20PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 285 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 6, 2024 01:01PM
(Damascus)
M 2.1 280 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 5, 2024 10:37AM
(Damascus)
M 4.1 294 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 1, 2024 09:22PM
(Damascus)
M 2.4 242 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 30, 2024 04:55AM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 223 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 30, 2024 03:17AM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 236 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 30, 2024 02:50AM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 218 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 30, 2024 02:47AM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 255 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 28, 2024 08:33PM
(Damascus)
M 2.9 266 km WNW
from Dūmā
May 28, 2024 08:12PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 287 km N
from Dūmā
May 28, 2024 10:29AM
(Damascus)
M 2.8 273 km N
from Dūmā
May 27, 2024 05:02PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 294 km N
from Dūmā
May 27, 2024 04:57PM
(Damascus)
M 2.4 292 km N
from Dūmā
May 26, 2024 08:40AM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 295 km N
from Dūmā
May 23, 2024 07:38AM
(Damascus)
M 2.2 276 km N
from Dūmā
May 21, 2024 09:12PM
(Damascus)
M 2.8 270 km N
from Dūmā
May 21, 2024 08:29AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 288 km N
from Dūmā
May 20, 2024 01:04PM
(Damascus)
M 2.5 277 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 14, 2024 06:51PM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 297 km N
from Dūmā
May 13, 2024 03:00PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 286 km N
from Dūmā
May 11, 2024 03:56PM
(Damascus)
M 2.3 246 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 10, 2024 02:51PM
(Damascus)
M 2.1 268 km NNW
from Dūmā
May 10, 2024 06:47AM
(Damascus)
M 2.0 279 km WNW
from Dūmā

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Rif-dimashq

Rif-dimashq Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
10 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.5
Jun 15, 2024 19:41

Average

A total of 105 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Rif-dimashq, Syria 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 Rif-dimashq in 2023. A total of 68 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Rif-dimashq that year. The strongest had a 6.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Rif-dimashq in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Rif-dimashq 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 Rif-dimashq (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 100 95.24%
Mag. 5 4 3.81%
Mag. 6 1 0.95%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Rif-dimashq

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On Feb 20, 2023 19:04.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.4
On Sep 29, 1918 14:32.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Rif-dimashq occurred on Feb 20, 2023 19:04 local time (Asia/Damascus timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 290 kilometers (180 mi) north of Dūmā, at a depth of 16 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Rif-dimashq in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.4 earthquake struck on Sep 29, 1918 14:32, 188 kilometers (117 mi) north of Dūmā. It is the strongest earthquake near Rif-dimashq 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 Rif-dimashq, 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 Rif-dimashq.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Rif-dimashq.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 20, 2023 07:04PM
(Damascus)
M 6.3 290 km N
from Dūmā
Feb 20, 2023 07:07PM
(Damascus)
M 5.5 290 km N
from Dūmā
Feb 16, 2023 09:47PM
(Damascus)
M 5.2 295 km N
from Dūmā
Jun 10, 2022 04:40AM
(Damascus)
M 5.0 272 km WNW
from Dūmā
Jan 21, 2021 04:27PM
(Damascus)
M 5.0 296 km WNW
from Dūmā
Feb 23, 2023 05:53PM
(Damascus)
M 4.9 278 km N
from Dūmā
Oct 29, 2018 02:09PM
(Damascus)
M 4.9 285 km WNW
from Dūmā
Feb 16, 2023 01:16PM
(Damascus)
M 4.8 273 km NNW
from Dūmā
Jul 30, 2015 06:04PM
(Damascus)
M 4.8 266 km WNW
from Dūmā
Feb 7, 2023 04:47AM
(Damascus)
M 4.7 269 km N
from Dūmā

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Rif-dimashq

Earthquakes by city in Rif-dimashq

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Rif-dimashq, Syria.

Use this regional Rif-dimashq earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Dārayyā, At Tall, An Nabk, ‘Irbīn, Yabrūd, Ḩarastā, Jayrūd, Az Zabadānī, Al Kiswah, Qārah, Qaţanā and Al Quţayfah.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Rif-dimashq.

When was the last earthquake in Rif-dimashq, Syria?

A 2.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Rif-dimashq on the evening of June 15, 2024 at 19:41 local time (Asia/Damascus). The center of this earthquake was located 270km north of Dūmā at a depth of 10km under water in the Mediterranean Sea, Eastern Basin. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Rif-dimashq, Syria in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Rif-dimashq, Syria?

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Rif-dimashq on the afternoon of September 29, 1918 at 14:32 local time (Asia/Damascus). The center of this earthquake was located 188km north-northwest of Dūmā at a depth of 15km under water in the Mediterranean Sea, Eastern Basin. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Rif-dimashq since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Rif-dimashq, Syria?

In the past 10 years, 105 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Rif-dimashq. This averages to 11 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 35 days.