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Largest earthquakes in or near Sliven, Bulgaria, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated: Aug 24, 2022 06:58 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 7
  • 1 quake between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 39 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 197 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
Since 1900, Sliven has had 2 quakes of magnitude 7.0 or above, 1 quake of magnitude 6.6, 3 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 39 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, and 197 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.3 | Veliko Tarnovo, 23 km SW of Popovo, Targovishte, Bulgaria -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.1 | 2.2 km E of Brezovo, Plovdiv, Bulgaria -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 3 or higher (242 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Aug 24, 2022 4:03 pm (GMT +3) (Aug 24, 2022 13:03 GMT)
3.3

3 km
548 km (341 mi)Veliko Tarnovo, 23 km southwest of Popovo, Targovishte, Bulgaria 1 reportMore
May 2, 2022 11:32 pm (GMT +3) (May 2, 2022 20:32 GMT)
3.2

5 km
508 km (316 mi)36 km west of Warna, Varna, Bulgaria More
Apr 10, 2022 6:19 pm (GMT +3) (Apr 10, 2022 15:19 GMT)
3.4

2 km
503 km (313 mi)25 km southwest of Warna, Varna, Bulgaria More
Apr 4, 2022 2:00 pm (GMT +3) (Apr 4, 2022 11:00 GMT)
3.4

10 km
388 km (241 mi)13 km north of Edirne, Turkey 1 reportMore
Apr 4, 2022 1:59 pm (GMT +3) (Apr 4, 2022 10:59 GMT)
4.5

10 km
506 km (314 mi)35 km west of Warna, Varna, Bulgaria 15 reportsMore
Oct 11, 2021 6:49 am (GMT +3) (Oct 11, 2021 03:49 GMT)
3.5

2 km
505 km (314 mi)Varna, Bulgaria 5 reportsMore
Sep 1, 2021 1:32 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 1, 2021 10:32 GMT)
3.3

10 km
576 km (358 mi)Ruse, 39 km northeast of Gorna Oryahovitsa, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria More
Aug 22, 2021 6:30 am (GMT +3) (Aug 22, 2021 03:30 GMT)
3.4

5 km
591 km (367 mi)23 km north of Razgrad, Bulgaria 1 reportMore
Jun 6, 2021 16:12 GMT
3.4

10 km
350 km (217 mi)9.2 km southeast of Orestiada, Evros, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece More
May 25, 2021 21:31 GMT
3.1

10 km
454 km (282 mi)17 km north of Haskovo, Bulgaria 3 reportsMore
May 17, 2021 01:17 GMT
3.2

7.9 km
448 km (278 mi)15 km west of Haskovo, Bulgaria 3 reportsMore
Jan 17, 2021 12:06 am (GMT +2) (Jan 16, 2021 22:06 GMT)
3.3

8 km
538 km (334 mi)3.8 km east of Shumen, Bulgaria 12 reportsMore
Jan 6, 2021 1:50 am (GMT +2) (Jan 5, 2021 23:50 GMT)
3.8

10 km
658 km (409 mi)1.4 km north of Ursa, Comuna Gârcov, Olt, Romania 10 reportsMore
Aug 21, 2020 10:00 GMT
3.9

10 km
458 km (285 mi)27 km south of Stara Zagora, Bulgaria 39 reportsMore
Aug 5, 2020 03:13 GMT
3.0

10 km
436 km (271 mi)8.8 km northeast of Madan, Smolyan, Bulgaria 9 reportsMore
May 7, 2020 17:09 GMT
3.0

2 km
309 km (192 mi)8 km northeast of Plovdiv, Bulgaria 17 reportsMore
May 1, 2020 11:01 GMT
4.6

10 km
312 km (194 mi)17 km northeast of Plovdiv, Bulgaria 511 reportsMore
Sep 22, 2019 12:13 GMT
3.5

5 km
423 km (263 mi)6.3 km southwest of Kardzhali, Bulgaria 11 reportsMore
Aug 10, 2019 06:39 GMT
3.5

8 km
395 km (245 mi)26 km northeast of Slivengrad, Svilengrad, Haskovo, Bulgaria 6 reportsMore
Jun 6, 2019 03:45 GMT
3.1

12 km
314 km (195 mi)17 km north of Çerkezköy, Tekirdağ, Turkey 1 reportMore
Apr 30, 2019 18:22 GMT
3.6

2 km
507 km (315 mi)12 km northeast of Dalgopol, Varna, Bulgaria 14 reportsMore
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.2 x 1015 joules (1718 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.5 x 106 tons of TNT or 92.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station GEOFON Station Tirgusor, Romania: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
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Sliven Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Sliven?

The last earthquake in Sliven occurred 5 weeks ago: Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Veliko Tarnovo, 23 km southwest of Popovo, Targovishte, Bulgaria, on Wednesday, Aug 24, 2022 at 4:03 pm (GMT +3).

How many quakes were there in Sliven since 1900?

Since 1900, Sliven, Bulgaria had 242 quakes up to magnitude 7.1.

What was the strongest quake in Sliven since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Sliven since 1900 occurred 95 years ago: Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake - 2.2 km east of Brezovo, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on Wednesday, April 18, 1928 at 19:22 GMT.

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