Latest earthquakes near Mersin today

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List of latest earthquakes near Mersin.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 17, 2024 03:11
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 181 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 17, 2024 00:25
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 198 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 22:16
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 262 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 20:39
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 261 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 17:54
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 120 km NNE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 17:35
(Istanbul)
M 2.7 247 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 07:52
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 295 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 05:38
(Istanbul)
M 3.0 235 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 16, 2024 02:05
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 170 km N
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 19:49
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 151 km ESE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 17:07
(Istanbul)
M 2.9 181 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 11:54
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 297 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 10:08
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 181 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 06:28
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 283 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 05:35
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 145 km SE
from Mersin
Apr 15, 2024 01:59
(Istanbul)
M 2.8 257 km WNW
from Mersin
Apr 14, 2024 23:51
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 171 km E
from Mersin
Apr 14, 2024 18:24
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 285 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 14, 2024 18:23
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 280 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 23:13
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 176 km ENE
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 22:37
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 218 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 20:40
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 218 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 19:17
(Istanbul)
M 2.5 232 km NE
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 14:40
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 174 km E
from Mersin
Apr 13, 2024 05:41
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 246 km NE
from Mersin

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Mersin Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
63 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Apr 17, 2024 03:11

Average

A total of 631 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Mersin in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 63 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Mersin roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Mersin in 2023. A total of 518 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Mersin that year. The strongest had a 7.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Mersin in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Mersin 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 Mersin (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 591 93.66%
Mag. 5 34 5.39%
Mag. 6 4 0.63%
Mag. 7 2 0.32%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Mersin

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 Mersin occurred on Feb 6, 2023 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.8 and struck 216 kilometers (134 mi) east-northeast of Mersin, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Mersin in the list below.

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near Mersin.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 6, 2023 04:17
(Istanbul)
M 7.8 216 km ENE
from Mersin
Feb 6, 2023 13:24
(Istanbul)
M 7.5 262 km ENE
from Mersin
Feb 6, 2023 04:28
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 205 km ENE
from Mersin
Jan 11, 2022 04:07
(Istanbul)
M 6.6 300 km SW
from Mersin
Feb 20, 2023 20:04
(Istanbul)
M 6.3 143 km ESE
from Mersin
Feb 6, 2023 15:02
(Istanbul)
M 6.0 216 km NE
from Mersin
Feb 6, 2023 04:26
(Istanbul)
M 5.7 215 km ENE
from Mersin
Feb 6, 2023 04:36
(Istanbul)
M 5.6 183 km E
from Mersin
Feb 7, 2023 06:13
(Istanbul)
M 5.5 293 km ENE
from Mersin
Feb 20, 2023 20:07
(Istanbul)
M 5.5 137 km ESE
from Mersin

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Nearest earthquakes from Mersin

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Mersin.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 7, 2015 00:16
(Istanbul)
M 4.3 28 km NW
from Mersin
Dec 6, 2020 04:37
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 30 km NNW
from Mersin
Jul 30, 2015 01:00
(Istanbul)
M 4.9 41 km SE
from Mersin
Mar 16, 2023 22:59
(Istanbul)
M 4.3 66 km SSW
from Mersin
Apr 1, 2022 08:34
(Istanbul)
M 4.2 79 km NNE
from Mersin
Feb 27, 2023 09:29
(Istanbul)
M 4.4 97 km ESE
from Mersin
Mar 11, 2023 22:35
(Istanbul)
M 4.3 99 km E
from Mersin
Feb 2, 2019 15:20
(Istanbul)
M 4.5 109 km ENE
from Mersin
Jul 13, 2014 00:58
(Istanbul)
M 4.0 112 km ESE
from Mersin
Sep 19, 2020 12:30
(Istanbul)
M 4.4 111 km ENE
from Mersin

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Mersin

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Mersin?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Mersin on the night of April 17, 2024 at 03:11 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 181km north-east of Mersin at a depth of 7km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Mersin in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Mersin?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Mersin on the night of February 6, 2023 at 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 216km east-northeast of Mersin at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Mersin since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Mersin?

In the past 10 years, 631 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Mersin. This averages to 63 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.