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Latest Earthquakes Near Farah, Farah in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซ Afghanistan

Latest Earthquakes Near Farah, Farah in Afghanistan

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Farah, Farah in Afghanistan. Each earthquake event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event ever recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
(Currently displaying 8 out of 8 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-08-02 21:39:37
32.1646, 60.6425
140 km (87 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of Farah
M 4.5
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-05-15 22:07:14
32.035, 60.705
138 km (85 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of Farah
M 3.6
43.9 km
18 years ago
On 2005-04-23 14:39:40
32.062, 60.76
132 km (82 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of Farah
M 4.8
18.3 km
22 years ago
On 2001-05-26 23:14:38
31.738, 63.732
167 km (104 mi) ๐Ÿก’ E of Farah
M 4.6
33 km
26 years ago
On 1997-05-19 03:05:07
32.711, 60.749
133 km (82 mi) ๐Ÿก W of Farah
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-04-03 12:00:41
32.481, 61.146
91 km (57 mi) ๐Ÿก W of Farah
M 4.2
33 km
36 years ago
On 1986-10-12 06:29:27
33.466, 61.905
122 km (76 mi) ๐Ÿก” NW of Farah
M 4.4
33 km
37 years ago
On 1986-05-25 15:10:42
32.293, 60.489
153 km (95 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of Farah
M 4.4
33 km

Farah Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Farah has experiences a total of 8 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Farah 1950-2023

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 1 12.5%
M 3 1 12.5%
M 4 6 75.0%

When was the last earthquake in Farah, Farah, Afghanistan?

The last earthquake in Farah was 2 years ago and struck 140 km (87 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Farah, Farah, Afghanistan?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Farah was a 4.80 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 18.3 kilometers. It struck 132 km (82 mi) ๐Ÿก— SW of the city, 18 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Farah, Farah, Afghanistan?

In 2023, Farah has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.11 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Farah is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

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Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.


Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.