Latest Earthquakes in Central District, Botswana

Latest Earthquakes in Central District, Botswana

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Central District, Botswana. 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 17 out of 15 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
6 years ago
On 2017-11-01 12:12:41
-22.6374, 25.1076
115 km (72 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.7
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-08-12 02:37:47
-23.574, 25.7253
177 km (110 mi) โ†“ S of Central District
M 4.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-07-04 11:37:05
-22.5858, 25.0636
116 km (72 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-06-21 07:10:30
-22.6405, 25.2713
103 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.2
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-08 19:55:32
-22.5662, 25.0836
113 km (70 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.7
14.43 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-06 02:30:22
-22.7852, 25.0163
133 km (83 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.5
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-05 00:55:50
-22.5646, 25.0868
113 km (70 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 5
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-03 23:16:22
-22.5758, 25.1258
110 km (68 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4
15.91 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-03 18:38:12
-22.5667, 25.0991
112 km (69 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.6
14.96 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-03 18:11:26
-22.5783, 25.1693
106 km (66 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 4.7
16.15 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-03 17:50:16
-22.1421, 25.1468
89 km (55 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 5
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-04-03 17:40:18
-22.6784, 25.1558
115 km (71 mi) โ†™ SW of Central District
M 6.5
29 km
22 years ago
On 2002-04-19 15:48:47
-23.306, 26.115
145 km (90 mi) โ†˜ SE of Central District
M 4.5
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-02-10 05:01:03
-23.697, 26.442
194 km (120 mi) โ†˜ SE of Central District
M 4.3
33 km
38 years ago
On 1986-01-31 21:55:27
-23.056, 26.335
122 km (76 mi) โ†˜ SE of Central District
M 3.6
10 km
40 years ago
On 1984-06-04 06:45:05
-20.257, 26.316
196 km (122 mi) โ†‘ N of Central District
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-06-16 17:57:24
-23.274, 26.024
141 km (88 mi) โ†˜ SE of Central District
M 0
33 km

Central District Earthquake Statistics

Central District in , Botswana has experienced a total of 15 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Central District 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Central District was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:34.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 1 5.88%
M 4 11 64.71%
M 5 2 11.76%
M 6 1 5.88%

Magnitude distribution for Central District was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:27.

When was the last earthquake in Central District, Botswana?

The last earthquake in Central District was 6 years ago and struck 115 km (72 mi) โ†™ SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.70 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Central District, Botswana?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Central District was a 6.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 29.0 kilometers. It struck 132 km WSW of Moijabana, Botswana or 115 km (71 mi) โ†™ SW from the center of Central District, 7 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Central District, Botswana?

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

In 2024, Central District has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.20 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Central District is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Central District, Botswana

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.