Latest earthquakes near Türkiye today

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

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List of latest earthquakes near Türkiye.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 27, 2024 04:02
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 10 km W
from Düzce
May 27, 2024 01:09
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 83 km SW
from Van
May 27, 2024 00:38
(Istanbul)
M 3.8 57 km WSW
from Istanbul
May 27, 2024 00:23
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 152 km WNW
from İzmir
May 27, 2024 00:20
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 30 km NW
from Kars
May 26, 2024 22:03
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 33 km ESE
from Balıkesir
May 26, 2024 21:45
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 56 km E
from Elazığ
May 26, 2024 21:41
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 29 km SSW
from Elazığ
May 26, 2024 20:57
(Istanbul)
M 2.8 79 km WSW
from Malatya
May 26, 2024 19:46
(Istanbul)
M 3.4 28 km NW
from Kars
May 26, 2024 19:39
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 90 km WNW
from Batikent
May 26, 2024 18:15
(Istanbul)
M 4.5 179 km S
from İzmir
May 26, 2024 16:58
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 35 km SSW
from Bursa
May 26, 2024 16:09
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 76 km WNW
from Kahramanmaraş
May 26, 2024 14:38
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 35 km S
from İzmit
May 26, 2024 12:53
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 64 km SSW
from İzmir
May 26, 2024 11:46
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 61 km WNW
from Gaziantep
May 26, 2024 10:56
(Istanbul)
M 2.8 67 km NW
from Kahramanmaraş
May 26, 2024 10:51
(Istanbul)
M 2.5 69 km SSW
from İzmir
May 26, 2024 10:49
(Istanbul)
M 3.8 67 km SSW
from Erzurum
May 26, 2024 10:32
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 51 km S
from İzmir
May 26, 2024 08:40
(Istanbul)
M 2.5 21 km W
from Antakya
May 26, 2024 07:35
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 85 km S
from Aydın
May 26, 2024 07:05
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 41 km W
from Van
May 26, 2024 06:55
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 55 km NNW
from Bingöl

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Türkiye

Türkiye Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
264 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 27, 2024 04:02

Average

A total of 2640 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Türkiye in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 264 earthquakes per year, or 22 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Türkiye roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Türkiye in 2023. A total of 879 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Türkiye that year. The strongest had a 7.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Türkiye in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Türkiye 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 Türkiye (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2460 93.18%
Mag. 5 167 6.33%
Mag. 6 10 0.38%
Mag. 7 3 0.11%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Türkiye

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.8
On Feb 6, 2023 04:17.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.8
On Feb 6, 2023 04:17.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Türkiye occurred on Feb 6, 2023 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.8 and struck 38 kilometers (24 mi) west-northwest of Gaziantep, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Türkiye in the list below.

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

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Türkiye.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 6, 2023 04:17
(Istanbul)
M 7.8 38 km WNW
from Gaziantep
Feb 6, 2023 13:24
(Istanbul)
M 7.5 53 km NNE
from Kahramanmaraş
Oct 30, 2020 14:51
(Istanbul)
M 7.0 65 km SSW
from İzmir
Feb 6, 2023 04:28
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 46 km WNW
from Gaziantep
Jan 24, 2020 20:55
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 31 km SSW
from Elazığ
Jan 11, 2022 04:07
(Istanbul)
M 6.6 218 km SSE
from Antalya
Jul 21, 2017 01:31
(Istanbul)
M 6.6 167 km S
from İzmir
Feb 20, 2023 20:04
(Istanbul)
M 6.3 13 km WSW
from Antakya
Jun 12, 2017 15:28
(Istanbul)
M 6.3 88 km NW
from İzmir
Nov 23, 2022 04:08
(Istanbul)
M 6.1 15 km W
from Düzce

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Earthquakes by region of Türkiye

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Türkiye?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Türkiye on the night of May 27, 2024 at 04:02 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 10km west of Düzce at a depth of 9km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Türkiye in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Türkiye?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Türkiye on the night of February 6, 2023 at 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 38km west-northwest of Gaziantep at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Türkiye since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Türkiye?

In the past 10 years, 2640 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Türkiye. This averages to 264 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.