Latest Earthquakes in Benguela Province, Angola

Latest Earthquakes in Benguela Province, Angola

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Benguela Province, Angola. 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 7 out of 6 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 month ago
On 2024-06-05 08:42:24
-13.7175, 14.232
107 km (66 mi) โ†˜ SE of Benguela Province
M 5.1
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-11-10 01:28:55
-12.4524, 14.7572
99 km (61 mi) โ†— NE of Benguela Province
M 4.1
15 km
10 years ago
On 2013-11-19 00:15:21
-11.794, 14.691
140 km (87 mi) โ†‘ N of Benguela Province
M 4.2
15.06 km
17 years ago
On 2007-06-18 15:35:06
-13.796, 14.739
142 km (88 mi) โ†˜ SE of Benguela Province
M 4.2
10 km
21 years ago
On 2003-03-23 18:09:26
-13.763, 14.273
113 km (70 mi) โ†˜ SE of Benguela Province
M 4.8
38.2 km
35 years ago
On 1989-06-05 16:23:40
-12.002, 14.563
113 km (70 mi) โ†‘ N of Benguela Province
M 5.1
10 km
45 years ago
On 1979-05-09 07:29:39
-14.435, 13.56
185 km (115 mi) โ†“ S of Benguela Province
M 4.7
33 km

Benguela Province Earthquake Statistics

Benguela Province in , Angola has experienced a total of 6 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Benguela Province 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Benguela Province was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:14.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 5 83.33%
M 5 1 16.67%

Magnitude distribution for Benguela Province was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:10.

When was the last earthquake in Benguela Province, Angola?

The last earthquake in Benguela Province was 1 month ago and struck 107 km (66 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 5.10 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Benguela Province, Angola?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Benguela Province was a 5.10 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 89 km W of Caconda, Angola or 107 km (66 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Benguela Province, 1 month ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Benguela Province, Angola?

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

In 2024, Benguela Province has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.08 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Benguela Province is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Benguela Province, Angola

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.