Latest Earthquakes in Béchar, Algeria

Latest Earthquakes in Béchar, Algeria

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Béchar, Algeria. 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 19 out of 18 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 13:21:44
32.494, -2.871
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW of Béchar
M 0
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-05 19:16:18
32.142, -1.356
99 km (61 mi) ↗ NE of Béchar
M 4
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-06-27 03:11:58
32.882, -3.163
165 km (103 mi) ↖ NW of Béchar
M 4
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-02-16 22:21:35
32.527, -3.504
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 3.8
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-31 03:45:37
32.497, -3.606
163 km (101 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 3.9
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-30 22:48:27
32.809, -3.716
193 km (119 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 3.9
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-30 04:38:42
32.638, -3.549
168 km (104 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4.1
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-17 23:00:13
32.565, -3.612
168 km (104 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4
0 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-21 10:51:16
32.568, -3.878
188 km (117 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4.4
58.4 km
21 years ago
On 2002-10-19 08:56:02
32.47, -3.55
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 3.3
0 km
26 years ago
On 1997-11-14 19:14:16
32.701, -2.652
126 km (78 mi) ↖ NW of Béchar
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1995-09-03 22:34:55
33.307, -3.098
204 km (127 mi) ↖ NW of Béchar
M 4.1
36.7 km
30 years ago
On 1994-05-12 23:58:10
31.678, -3.527
124 km (77 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-05-07 08:49:51
31.701, -3.47
118 km (73 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4.2
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-29 05:45:29
31.763, -3.55
127 km (79 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 3.9
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-30 10:43:58
31.284, -4.372
207 km (129 mi) ↙ SW of Béchar
M 5.6
25.6 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-23 09:11:09
31.355, -4.318
201 km (125 mi) ↙ SW of Béchar
M 5.6
28.6 km
33 years ago
On 1990-11-12 20:58:55
32.473, -3.584
159 km (99 mi) ← W of Béchar
M 4.4
33 km
34 years ago
On 1990-05-23 03:29:32
32.548, -2.646
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW of Béchar
M 4.4
10 km

Béchar Earthquake Statistics

Béchar in , Algeria has experienced a total of 18 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Béchar 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Béchar was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:13.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 1 5.26%
M 3 5 26.32%
M 4 10 52.63%
M 5 2 10.53%

Magnitude distribution for Béchar was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:08.

When was the last earthquake in Béchar, Algeria?

The last earthquake in Béchar was 15 years ago and struck 114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 0.00 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Béchar, Algeria?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Béchar was a 5.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 28.6 kilometers. It struck 9 km NNW of Reçani, Morocco or 201 km (125 mi) ↙ SW from the center of Béchar, 31 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Béchar, Algeria?

In 2024, Béchar 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 Béchar is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Béchar has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.24 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Béchar is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Béchar, Algeria

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.