Latest Earthquakes in Belait District, Brunei

Latest Earthquakes in Belait District, Brunei

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

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(Currently displaying 6 out of 6 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
16 years ago
On 2008-01-10 13:18:36
4.205, 116.508
210 km (130 mi) โ†’ E of Belait District
M 4.1
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-06-30 18:09:48
4.329, 115.62
111 km (69 mi) โ†’ E of Belait District
M 4.5
24.7 km
19 years ago
On 2005-04-19 16:17:17
3.483, 113.896
127 km (79 mi) โ†“ S of Belait District
M 4.2
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-01 23:29:01
3.593, 113.927
116 km (72 mi) โ†“ S of Belait District
M 5.2
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-02-22 00:39:53
5.415, 114.546
115 km (72 mi) โ†– NW of Belait District
M 5.2
40.4 km
44 years ago
On 1980-05-01 01:20:40
3.324, 116.137
204 km (127 mi) โ†’ E of Belait District
M 4.5
33 km

Belait District Earthquake Statistics

Belait District in , Brunei has experienced a total of 6 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Belait District 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 4 66.67%
M 5 2 33.33%

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

When was the last earthquake in Belait District, Brunei?

The last earthquake in Belait District was 16 years ago and struck 210 km (130 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.10 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Belait District, Brunei?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Belait District was a 5.20 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 40.4 kilometers. It struck 68 km N of Tutong, Brunei or 115 km (72 mi) โ†– NW from the center of Belait District, 32 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Belait District, Brunei?

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

In 2024, Belait District 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 Belait 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.