Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman

Latest Earthquakes in Oman

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Oman. 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 14 out of 13 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
5 months ago
On 2023-11-28 21:05:57
18.3602, 55.2389
346 km (215 mi) โ†“ S of Oman
M 4.8
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-01 21:41:57
25.9617, 56.3116
556 km (345 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-07-25 17:48:01
26.3572, 56.4855
597 km (371 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-11-23 13:17:59
26.47, 56.59
609 km (378 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.9
16 km
11 years ago
On 2012-10-21 16:13:22
25.114, 56.138
465 km (289 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.5
25.1 km
14 years ago
On 2009-06-08 18:13:57
25.762, 56.443
532 km (330 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 3.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-12 12:02:08
25.267, 56.173
481 km (299 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-02 21:25:16
25.133, 56.226
466 km (289 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 3.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-25 12:21:20
26.479, 56.591
610 km (379 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 3.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-09-13 15:47:08
25.46, 56.2
502 km (312 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.7
14.1 km
17 years ago
On 2007-03-10 18:15:14
25.222, 56.074
478 km (297 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-03-11 20:06:37
25.236, 56.145
479 km (297 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 5
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-01-09 14:02:27
24.837, 56.057
437 km (271 mi) โ†– NW of Oman
M 4.3
10 km
53 years ago
On 1971-03-03 02:15:58
22.199, 59.299
272 km (169 mi) โ†— NE of Oman
M 5.27
22 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ Oman

Oman is a country in Western Asia that has experienced a total of 13 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Oman 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Oman was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:16.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 3 21.43%
M 4 9 64.29%
M 5 2 14.29%

Magnitude distribution for Oman was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:17.

When was the last earthquake in Oman?

The last earthquake in Oman was 5 months ago and struck 346 km (215 mi) โ†“ S from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.80 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Oman?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Oman was a 5.27 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 22.0 kilometers. It struck 47 km SSW of Sur, Oman or 272 km (169 mi) โ†— NE from the center of Oman, 53 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Oman?

In 2024, Oman has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.17 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Oman is struck by 0.01 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Oman

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.