Dead Sea Transform Earthquake Catalog

A Catalog of Earthquakes felt or reported in the vicinity of the Dead Sea Transform

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
Negev Quake 5th Century CE
Fire in the Sky Quake 22 August 502 CE
Inscription at Areopolis Quake Late 6th Century CE - before 597 CE
Sign of the Prophet Quake 613-622 CE
Sword in the Sky Quake September 634 CE
Jordan Valley Quake 659/660 CE - probably 7 & 9 June 659 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)