Latest earthquakes near Şanlıurfa, Türkiye today

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List of latest earthquakes near Şanlıurfa.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 15, 2024 23:45
(Istanbul)
M 3.0 127 km NNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 21:00
(Istanbul)
M 2.5 178 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 19:49
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 251 km WSW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 17:07
(Istanbul)
M 2.9 237 km WNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 13:28
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 164 km NNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 11:54
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 139 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 10:08
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 241 km WNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 06:28
(Istanbul)
M 2.6 150 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 05:35
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 282 km WSW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 15, 2024 05:25
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 83 km WNW
from Siverek
Apr 15, 2024 03:34
(Istanbul)
M 3.1 48 km NNW
from Siverek
Apr 14, 2024 23:51
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 207 km WSW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 21:09
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 154 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 18:24
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 155 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 18:23
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 158 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 12:06
(Istanbul)
M 3.2 86 km NW
from Siverek
Apr 14, 2024 11:54
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 83 km NW
from Siverek
Apr 14, 2024 09:06
(Istanbul)
M 2.0 151 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 07:16
(Istanbul)
M 2.4 220 km NNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 03:35
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 139 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 14, 2024 03:05
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 82 km N
from Siverek
Apr 14, 2024 01:19
(Istanbul)
M 2.1 82 km N
from Siverek
Apr 13, 2024 23:13
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 202 km W
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 13, 2024 22:37
(Istanbul)
M 2.3 216 km WNW
from Şanlıurfa
Apr 13, 2024 22:33
(Istanbul)
M 2.2 180 km NNE
from Siverek

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Şanlıurfa

Şanlıurfa Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
98 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3
Apr 15, 2024 23:45

Average

A total of 989 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Şanlıurfa, Türkiye in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 98 earthquakes per year, or 8 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Şanlıurfa roughly every 3 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Şanlıurfa in 2023. A total of 728 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Şanlıurfa that year. The strongest had a 7.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Şanlıurfa in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Şanlıurfa 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 Şanlıurfa (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 923 93.33%
Mag. 5 59 5.97%
Mag. 6 5 0.51%
Mag. 7 2 0.2%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Şanlıurfa

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 Şanlıurfa occurred on Feb 6, 2023 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.8 and struck 158 kilometers (98 mi) west of Şanlıurfa, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Şanlıurfa in the list below.

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

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Şanlıurfa.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 6, 2023 04:17
(Istanbul)
M 7.8 158 km W
from Şanlıurfa
Feb 6, 2023 13:24
(Istanbul)
M 7.5 169 km WNW
from Şanlıurfa
Jan 24, 2020 20:55
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 78 km NNW
from Siverek
Feb 6, 2023 04:28
(Istanbul)
M 6.7 168 km W
from Şanlıurfa
Feb 20, 2023 20:04
(Istanbul)
M 6.3 271 km WSW
from Şanlıurfa
Feb 6, 2023 15:02
(Istanbul)
M 6.0 224 km WNW
from Şanlıurfa
Feb 6, 2023 13:26
(Istanbul)
M 6.0 114 km NNW
from Şanlıurfa
Jun 14, 2020 17:24
(Istanbul)
M 5.9 221 km NNE
from Siverek
Feb 6, 2023 13:35
(Istanbul)
M 5.8 129 km NW
from Şanlıurfa
Feb 6, 2023 13:51
(Istanbul)
M 5.7 132 km NNW
from Şanlıurfa

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Şanlıurfa

Earthquakes by city in Şanlıurfa

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Şanlıurfa, Türkiye.

Use this regional Şanlıurfa earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Suruç, Birecik, Akçakale, Ceylanpınar, Bozova and Hilvan.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Şanlıurfa, Türkiye?

A 3 magnitude earthquake hit near Şanlıurfa on the evening of April 15, 2024 at 23:45 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 127km north-northwest of Şanlıurfa at a depth of 7km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Şanlıurfa, Türkiye in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Şanlıurfa, Türkiye?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Şanlıurfa on the night of February 6, 2023 at 04:17 local time (Europe/Istanbul). The center of this earthquake was located 158km west of Şanlıurfa at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Şanlıurfa since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Şanlıurfa, Türkiye?

In the past 10 years, 989 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Şanlıurfa. This averages to 99 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.