Latest Earthquakes in Cairo, Egypt

Latest Earthquakes in Cairo, Egypt

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Cairo, Egypt. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 59 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2023-02-23 22:25:39
30.1565, 32.3957
85 km (53 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 3.8
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-02-01 09:01:18
29.3644, 31.5521
65 km (40 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 4.3
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-30 07:44:28
29.9677, 31.6183
7 km (4 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 3.3
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-01-21 16:54:23
30.2032, 31.8314
39 km (24 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 4.3
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-07-22 03:03:43
29.8676, 32.4144
85 km (52 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 4.1
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-07-18 20:01:28
30.1728, 32.4114
87 km (54 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 4.2
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-02-16 02:15:11
29.867, 30.561
94 km (58 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-21 17:59:46
29.782, 30.637
88 km (55 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.3
6.2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-07 15:27:59
28.695, 33.263
218 km (135 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 3.9
35 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-08 04:32:09
28.609, 31.647
149 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 4.5
1.5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-12-31 13:58:52
28.73, 32.93
191 km (119 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 4.4
21.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-31 16:16:37
29.67, 31.12
51 km (31 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.1
22 km
19 years ago
On 2005-04-16 19:55:12
29.621, 31.905
51 km (31 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 4.4
10 km
21 years ago
On 2002-08-24 20:01:18
30.2, 31.41
29 km (18 mi) โ†– NW of Cairo
M 4.4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-06-27 11:14:31
30.222, 31.162
46 km (29 mi) โ† W of Cairo
M 0
3 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-17 04:25:33
29.82, 30.946
58 km (36 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.4
10 km
23 years ago
On 2001-06-12 13:43:22
29.625, 31.04
60 km (37 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.4
10 km
23 years ago
On 2000-11-03 21:19:00
28.89, 32.765
167 km (104 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 4.4
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-12-28 12:05:06
30.296, 31.377
41 km (25 mi) โ†– NW of Cairo
M 3.9
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-10-11 20:39:31
28.604, 31.567
150 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 4.5
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-01 13:44:33
30.287, 32.18
72 km (44 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 3.5
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-11-26 09:29:32
30.432, 32.193
82 km (51 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 4.6
10 km
28 years ago
On 1995-09-08 12:13:22
29.489, 32.256
86 km (53 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 3.9
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-07-08 03:17:36
29.642, 31.835
45 km (27 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 3.2
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-09-28 09:38:37
30.566, 32.806
139 km (86 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 3.8
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-01-13 15:29:57
30.162, 31.446
24 km (15 mi) โ†– NW of Cairo
M 3.5
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-01-02 07:49:23
28.745, 33.305
217 km (135 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 3.5
31.1 km
31 years ago
On 1993-06-13 06:16:05
29.572, 30.772
85 km (52 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.3
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-05-24 21:47:21
29.128, 32.436
126 km (78 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 3.4
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-05-04 20:56:38
29.148, 30.576
129 km (80 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 3.7
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-03-10 19:26:56
30.079, 31.654
17 km (11 mi) โ†‘ N of Cairo
M 4.5
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-12-04 15:02:53
29.518, 31.33
52 km (32 mi) โ†“ S of Cairo
M 3.6
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-10 11:17:17
29.685, 31.06
54 km (34 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.4
30 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-07 01:35:03
29.732, 31.261
36 km (22 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 3.5
33 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-06 02:42:01
29.572, 31.152
56 km (35 mi) โ†“ S of Cairo
M 3.1
31.5 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-05 19:16:46
29.757, 31.078
49 km (30 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.1
25.4 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-05 18:41:49
29.711, 31.006
57 km (35 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.5
26.3 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-04 16:29:39
29.713, 31.541
26 km (16 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 3.8
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-27 11:02:48
28.835, 33.166
200 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 4
22.9 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-27 09:44:48
28.82, 33.136
199 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of Cairo
M 3.5
29.4 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-22 17:39:00
29.755, 31.535
22 km (13 mi) โ†“ S of Cairo
M 4.5
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-20 05:25:15
28.552, 32.863
202 km (125 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 3.8
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-14 09:40:24
29.728, 31.184
42 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 3.7
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-14 03:50:15
30.088, 31.277
29 km (18 mi) โ† W of Cairo
M 4.1
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-13 18:09:03
29.687, 31.042
56 km (34 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 3.7
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-12 21:31:37
29.618, 31.377
40 km (25 mi) โ†“ S of Cairo
M 3.4
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-12 15:25:20
29.72, 31.096
49 km (30 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 4.1
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-12 13:09:55
29.778, 31.144
42 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW of Cairo
M 5.8
21.5 km
32 years ago
On 1992-05-22 23:10:43
30.165, 32.036
53 km (33 mi) โ†— NE of Cairo
M 4.5
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-12-05 00:52:41
28.498, 32.888
208 km (129 mi) โ†˜ SE of Cairo
M 3.4
13 km

Cairo Earthquake Statistics

Cairo in , Egypt has experienced a total of 59 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Cairo 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Cairo was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:18.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 26 41.94%
M 4 31 50.0%
M 5 2 3.23%

Magnitude distribution for Cairo was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:11.

When was the last earthquake in Cairo, Egypt?

The last earthquake in Cairo was 1 year ago and struck 85 km (53 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.80 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Cairo, Egypt?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Cairo was a 5.80 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 21.5 kilometers. It struck 10 km ESE of Mad?nat Sittah Ukt?bar, Egypt or 42 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW from the center of Cairo, 31 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Cairo, Egypt?

In 2024, Cairo has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Cairo is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Cairo has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.79 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Cairo is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.07 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Cairo, Egypt

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.

Disclaimer

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.