Dead Sea Earthquake Catalog

A Catalog of Earthquakes from ~250 BCE to 419 ACE felt or reported in the Dead Sea

by Jefferson Williams


Introduction

Earthquake Catalog

Name Date
Fortress at Arad Quake ~250 BCE
Posidonius Quake 2nd Century BCE
Dead Fish and Soldiers Quake 142 BCE
Malalas Confusion Quake 130 or 148 BCE ?
Sieberg Quake [117 BCE]
Seventeenth of Adar Quake [28 Feb 92 BCE]
Pompey Quake ~65 BCE
Pig on the Wall Quake 64 BCE
Josephus Quake Early Spring 31 BCE
Solar Eclipse Quake 24 Nov 29 CE
Jerusalem Quake 26-36 CE
Paul and Silas Quake 48 - 51 CE
Jewish War Quake [68 CE]
Sybil Quake 76 – 81 CE – probably between June 78 AD and June 79 CE
Migowski Quake I ~90 CE
Incense Road Quake 110-114 CE
Trajan Quake Morning of 13 December 115 CE
Eusebius Mystery Quake [~130 CE]
Migowski Quake II ~175 CE
Capitolias Theater Quake Mid Third Century CE
Eusebius' Martyr Quake 303 - 306 CE ?
Dead Sea Tsunami 315 CE
Beirut Conversion Quake 347/348/349 CE
Cyril Quakes 18 and 19 May 363 CE
Monaxius and Plinta Quake Winter/Spring 419 CE

Libraries

Name Description
Outcrop Library Paleoseismic Sites, Cores, etc.
EQCAT Collection of Earthquake Catalogs
Web Design Experiment in Site Redesign


Events B and C in Nahal Ze 'elim - Williams et. al. (2012)
Events B and C in Nahal Ze 'elim - Williams et. al. (2012)