Latest Earthquakes in Ngamiland, Botswana

Latest Earthquakes in Ngamiland, Botswana

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Ngamiland, 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 7 out of 6 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
15 years ago
On 2009-05-01 18:23:06
-18.816, 23.907
103 km (64 mi) โ†— NE of Ngamiland
M 4
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-28 06:14:44
-19.357, 23.592
64 km (40 mi) โ†’ E of Ngamiland
M 3.8
13 km
32 years ago
On 1991-12-02 14:37:58
-19.659, 23.585
80 km (49 mi) โ†’ E of Ngamiland
M 4.1
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-01-20 14:54:51
-18.895, 21.956
114 km (71 mi) โ† W of Ngamiland
M 4.4
10 km
48 years ago
On 1976-07-20 15:40:49
-19.667, 23.443
70 km (43 mi) โ†˜ SE of Ngamiland
M 0
33 km
71 years ago
On 1952-10-11 01:24:03
-19.612, 23.27
54 km (33 mi) โ†˜ SE of Ngamiland
M 5.84
15 km
71 years ago
On 1952-09-11 08:23:39
-19.628, 23.258
55 km (34 mi) โ†˜ SE of Ngamiland
M 5.89
15 km

Ngamiland Earthquake Statistics

Ngamiland in , Botswana has experienced a total of 6 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Ngamiland 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Ngamiland was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:27.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 1 14.29%
M 4 3 42.86%
M 5 2 28.57%

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

When was the last earthquake in Ngamiland, Botswana?

The last earthquake in Ngamiland was 15 years ago and struck 103 km (64 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.00 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ngamiland, Botswana?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Ngamiland was a 5.89 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 42 km NNW of Maun, Botswana or 55 km (34 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Ngamiland, 71 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ngamiland, Botswana?

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

In 2024, Ngamiland 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 Ngamiland is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

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.