Latest earthquakes near Giresun today

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List of latest earthquakes near Giresun.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 18, 2024 12:48
(Istanbul)
M 2.7 296 km S
from Giresun
Jul 18, 2024 11:39
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 271 km SE
from Giresun
Jul 17, 2024 18:47
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 284 km ESE
from Giresun
Jul 17, 2024 15:03
(Istanbul)
M 2.7 265 km S
from Giresun
Jul 17, 2024 09:02
(Istanbul)
M 3.1 298 km S
from Giresun
Jul 17, 2024 08:43
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 292 km SSW
from Giresun
Jul 17, 2024 08:33
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 224 km WSW
from Giresun
Jul 16, 2024 20:04
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 194 km ESE
from Giresun
Jul 16, 2024 13:28
(Istanbul)
M 3.3 157 km W
from Giresun
Jul 16, 2024 11:39
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 287 km SSE
from Giresun
Jul 16, 2024 08:31
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 295 km SSW
from Giresun
Jul 15, 2024 21:33
(Istanbul)
M 2.8 292 km S
from Giresun
Jul 15, 2024 10:30
(Istanbul)
M 2.5 294 km S
from Giresun
Jul 14, 2024 17:43
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 295 km S
from Giresun
Jul 14, 2024 12:23
(Istanbul)
M 3.8 35 km NE
from Giresun
Jul 14, 2024 11:40
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 250 km WSW
from Giresun
Jul 14, 2024 07:54
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 278 km SSW
from Giresun
Jul 13, 2024 14:33
(Istanbul)
M 3.7 220 km WSW
from Giresun
Jul 13, 2024 01:05
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 291 km SSE
from Giresun
Jul 12, 2024 19:30
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 220 km WSW
from Giresun
Jul 12, 2024 17:40
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 218 km WSW
from Giresun
Jul 12, 2024 10:04
(Istanbul)
M 3.2 261 km S
from Giresun
Jul 12, 2024 08:30
(Istanbul)
M 3.4 277 km SSE
from Giresun
Jul 12, 2024 08:29
(Istanbul)
M 3.4 281 km SSE
from Giresun
Jul 10, 2024 20:35
(Istanbul)
M 3.2 298 km S
from Giresun

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Giresun

Giresun Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
23 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.7
Jul 18, 2024 12:48

Average

A total of 236 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Giresun in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 23 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Giresun roughly every 15 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Giresun in 2023. A total of 72 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Giresun that year. The strongest had a 5.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Giresun in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Giresun 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 Giresun (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 218 92.37%
Mag. 5 17 7.2%
Mag. 6 1 0.42%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Giresun

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Jan 24, 2020 20:55.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.8
On Dec 27, 1939 01:57.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Giresun occurred on Jan 24, 2020 20:55 local time (Europe/Istanbul timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 282 kilometers (175 mi) south-southeast of Giresun, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Giresun in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.8 earthquake struck on Dec 27, 1939 01:57, 151 kilometers (94 mi) south-southeast of Giresun. It is the strongest earthquake near Giresun 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 Giresun 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 Giresun.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Giresun.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 24, 2020 20:55
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 282 km SSE
from Giresun
Jun 14, 2020 17:24
(Istanbul)
M 5.9 258 km SE
from Giresun
Feb 6, 2023 13:51
(Istanbul)
M 5.7 297 km S
from Giresun
Apr 18, 2024 18:11
(Istanbul)
M 5.6 231 km WSW
from Giresun
Dec 27, 2020 09:37
(Istanbul)
M 5.5 283 km SSE
from Giresun
Jun 15, 2020 09:51
(Istanbul)
M 5.5 260 km SE
from Giresun
Jun 25, 2021 21:28
(Istanbul)
M 5.4 245 km SE
from Giresun
Dec 3, 2015 01:27
(Istanbul)
M 5.4 241 km SE
from Giresun
Aug 10, 2023 20:48
(Istanbul)
M 5.2 295 km S
from Giresun
Apr 4, 2019 20:31
(Istanbul)
M 5.2 298 km SSE
from Giresun

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Nearest earthquakes from Giresun

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Giresun.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 10, 2020 00:23
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 94 km W
from Giresun
Sep 21, 2021 19:09
(Istanbul)
M 4.3 127 km WSW
from Giresun
Dec 18, 2023 23:23
(Istanbul)
M 4.0 131 km SE
from Giresun
Dec 18, 2023 01:15
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 136 km SE
from Giresun
Mar 20, 2021 08:52
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 138 km SSE
from Giresun
Mar 19, 2020 11:04
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 138 km SW
from Giresun
Nov 20, 2021 10:02
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 142 km WSW
from Giresun
Oct 9, 2015 17:39
(Istanbul)
M 5.1 145 km W
from Giresun
Jun 19, 2019 03:45
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 145 km S
from Giresun
Oct 9, 2015 19:11
(Istanbul)
M 4.0 146 km W
from Giresun

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Giresun

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Giresun?

A 2.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Giresun on the afternoon of July 18, 2024 at 12:48 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 296km south of Giresun at a depth of 6km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Giresun in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Giresun?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Giresun on the night of December 27, 1939 at 01:57 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 151km south-east of Giresun at a depth of 20km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Giresun since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Giresun?

In the past 10 years, 236 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Giresun. This averages to 24 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 15 days.