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Latest quakes in or near Turkey in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 21, 2022 04:04 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 20 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 24 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Turkey had 1 quake of magnitude 4.0, 3 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 20 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 24 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake occurred in Van, Turkey, 7 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.8 | Aegean Sea, 99 km W of Rhodos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.0 | Van, 51 km S of Bajaset, Ağrı, Turkey -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Turkey (updated )

Past 24 hours:48 quakes | 20 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:272 quakes | 105 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:1,263 quakes | 449 quakes M2+ | 41 quakes M3+ | 9 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:4,097 quakes | 1,413 quakes M2+ | 180 quakes M3+ | 22 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:19,976 quakes | 8,269 quakes M2+ | 1,136 quakes M3+ | 127 quakes M4+ | 12 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (48 quakes):
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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (12 quakes)
May 21, 2022 6:44 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 03:44 GMT)
1.8

2.3 km
Aegean Sea, 99 km west of Rhodos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 21, 2022 6:44 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 03:44 GMT)
1.8

2.3 km
Aegean Sea, 99 km west of Rhodos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 21, 2022 6:10 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 03:10 GMT)
1.9

21 km
Aegean Sea, 14 km southwest of Emporeio, Nomos Kykladon, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 21, 2022 6:04 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 03:04 GMT)
2.7

100 km
Aegean Sea, 64 km southwest of Kos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 21, 2022 5:39 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 02:39 GMT)
2.5

8 km
15 km south of Mugla, Muğla, Turkey MoreMap
May 21, 2022 5:26 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 02:26 GMT)
1.3

7.6 km
Turkey: GOKCE-ULA (MUGLA) MoreMap
May 21, 2022 5:21 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 02:21 GMT)
2.1

5 km
15 km south of Fethiye, Muğla, Turkey MoreMap
May 21, 2022 6:12 am (GMT +4) (May 21, 2022 02:12 GMT)
3.5

5 km
38 km northeast of Akhalts'ikhe, Samtskhe-Javakheti, Georgia
I FELT IT - 3 reports
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May 21, 2022 4:55 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 01:55 GMT)
1.3

5.3 km
Turkey: MESCICELE-(BOLU) MoreMap
May 21, 2022 4:53 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 01:53 GMT)
2.8

14 km
Aegean Sea, 23 km west of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 21, 2022 3:43 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 00:43 GMT)
1.9

5.2 km
0.4 km southeast of Bandırma, Balıkesir, Turkey MoreMap
May 21, 2022 3:30 am (GMT +3) (May 21, 2022 00:30 GMT)
3.0

5 km
23 km southeast of Batman, Turkey
I FELT IT
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Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (36 quakes)
May 21, 2022 2:17 am (GMT +3) (May 20, 2022 23:17 GMT)
1.2

17 km
Greece: MILLI PARK-KUSADASI (AYDIN) MoreMap
May 21, 2022 2:13 am (GMT +3) (May 20, 2022 23:13 GMT)
1.9

26 km
14 km north of Taşova, Amasya, Turkey MoreMap
May 21, 2022 12:07 am (GMT +3) (May 20, 2022 21:07 GMT)
1.9

5 km
Adıyaman, 31 km south of Malatya, Turkey MoreMap
May 20, 2022 11:41 pm (GMT +3) (May 20, 2022 20:41 GMT)
4.0

2 km
Van, 51 km south of Bajaset, Ağrı, Turkey
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.7 x 1010 joules (24.3 megawatt hours, equivalent to 20.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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When was the latest earthquake in or near Turkey?

The last earthquake in or near Turkey occurred 20 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 99 km west of Rhodos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 6:44 am (GMT +3).

How many quakes were there in or near Turkey today?

In the past 24 hours, Turkey had 48 quakes up to magnitude 4.0.

What was the strongest quake in or near Turkey today?

The strongest earthquake in or near Turkey today occurred 7 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Van, 51 km south of Bajaset, Ağrı, Turkey, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 11:41 pm (GMT +3).

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