Latest Earthquakes in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Latest Earthquakes in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

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Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
37 years ago
On 1986-09-24 06:04:53
54.082, -55.166
195 km (121 mi) โ†— NE of Newfoundland and Labrador
M 4.2
10 km

Newfoundland and Labrador Earthquake Statistics

Newfoundland and Labrador in , Canada has experienced a total of 1 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Newfoundland and Labrador 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Newfoundland and Labrador was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:30.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 1 100.0%

Magnitude distribution for Newfoundland and Labrador was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:31.

When was the last earthquake in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?

The last earthquake in Newfoundland and Labrador was 37 years ago and struck 195 km (121 mi) โ†— NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Newfoundland and Labrador was a 4.20 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck Labrador Sea or 195 km (121 mi) โ†— NE from the center of Newfoundland and Labrador, 37 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?

In 2024, Newfoundland and Labrador 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 Newfoundland and Labrador is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Newfoundland and Labrador has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.01 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Newfoundland and Labrador is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.00 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

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.