Latest Earthquakes in Corozal District, Belize

Latest Earthquakes in Corozal District, Belize

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Corozal District, Belize. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

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(Currently displaying 13 out of 13 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
7 years ago
On 2016-12-30 11:23:05
16.2179, -87.7557
219 km (136 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.4
22.6 km
8 years ago
On 2016-06-10 03:34:20
16.4099, -87.2215
220 km (137 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.7
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-11-20 01:49:19
16.5632, -87.1467
210 km (130 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.2
24.84 km
11 years ago
On 2013-06-02 08:33:18
16.325, -87.87
205 km (127 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.3
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-09 14:16:45
16.909, -86.566
224 km (139 mi) โ†’ E of Corozal District
M 4.1
10 km
15 years ago
On 2009-05-29 04:38:18
16.334, -87.645
210 km (130 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.3
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-06-10 05:36:40
19.347, -88.5
137 km (85 mi) โ†– NW of Corozal District
M 4.1
10 km
23 years ago
On 2001-01-20 01:27:49
17.057, -86.939
183 km (113 mi) โ†’ E of Corozal District
M 4.1
114.5 km
26 years ago
On 1998-05-24 04:57:23
17.803, -86.57
181 km (112 mi) โ†’ E of Corozal District
M 4
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-03-21 08:25:40
17.338, -86.597
195 km (121 mi) โ†’ E of Corozal District
M 4
33 km
35 years ago
On 1988-07-30 20:07:21
17.774, -86.911
146 km (91 mi) โ†’ E of Corozal District
M 4.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-06-28 00:46:45
16.722, -87.783
164 km (102 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 4.7
33 km
46 years ago
On 1977-08-20 02:46:11
16.612, -86.852
224 km (139 mi) โ†˜ SE of Corozal District
M 5.7
14 km

Corozal District Earthquake Statistics

Corozal District in , Belize has experienced a total of 13 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Corozal District 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Corozal District was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:26.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 12 92.31%
M 5 1 7.69%

Magnitude distribution for Corozal District was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:21.

When was the last earthquake in Corozal District, Belize?

The last earthquake in Corozal District was 7 years ago and struck 219 km (136 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 22.6 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Corozal District, Belize?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Corozal District was a 5.70 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 14.0 kilometers. It struck 43 km NW of Sandy Bay, Honduras or 224 km (139 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Corozal District, 46 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Corozal District, Belize?

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

In 2024, Corozal District has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.17 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Corozal District is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

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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.