Latest Earthquakes in Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde

Latest Earthquakes in Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde. 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 50 out of 147 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
6 months ago
On 2024-01-14 08:19:55
38.6939, -27.1284
171 km (106 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.9
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-02-25 17:21:46
37.6364, -24.6617
77 km (48 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-12-30 04:31:48
38.1431, -26.3921
84 km (52 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.6
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-06-01 07:07:34
37.4963, -24.5912
88 km (55 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.6
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-31 10:31:22
37.0057, -24.2551
143 km (89 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-27 03:16:33
37.9569, -26.253
66 km (41 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.8
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-19 00:19:23
37.4717, -24.7342
78 km (49 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-04-06 07:54:36
37.377, -24.7556
83 km (51 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.8
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-06-24 23:16:35
36.8973, -23.9979
168 km (104 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-02-25 04:21:03
37.9671, -26.2794
69 km (42 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10.01 km
8 years ago
On 2016-01-19 09:45:55
38.0679, -26.4127
83 km (51 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.1
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-04-11 02:41:41
38.0521, -26.5519
94 km (58 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-04-30 06:25:23
37.592, -24.913
58 km (36 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 5.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-06-04 21:23:53
38.317, -25.921
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW of Ribeira Grande
M 4.4
7.1 km
12 years ago
On 2011-12-22 06:07:21
37.056, -24.332
134 km (83 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-11-14 02:02:47
37.556, -23.698
162 km (101 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.6
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-10-07 22:18:31
37.97, -26.35
75 km (46 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
8 km
12 years ago
On 2011-08-20 13:03:28
37.987, -26.045
50 km (31 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-28 09:31:39
36.831, -23.711
193 km (120 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2009-06-04 19:17:26
37.395, -24.856
74 km (46 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2009-05-21 08:43:12
37.022, -24.358
135 km (84 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-27 13:52:31
38.423, -26.779
129 km (80 mi) ← W of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-21 18:43:20
37.17, -24.564
110 km (68 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-08 13:22:07
37.406, -24.619
91 km (56 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-10 17:20:39
37.183, -24.535
111 km (69 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-05 17:57:31
37.339, -24.67
91 km (57 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-07-06 04:32:30
37.563, -24.335
107 km (66 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.1
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-22 21:10:30
37.217, -24.837
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE of Ribeira Grande
M 0
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-22 19:57:00
37.208, -24.671
100 km (62 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-09 13:09:18
37.082, -24.575
116 km (72 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.3
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-09 00:44:11
37.01, -24.399
133 km (83 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-30 02:09:01
36.822, -24.731
130 km (81 mi) ↘ SE of Ribeira Grande
M 4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-17 15:21:00
37.22, -24.717
97 km (60 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 0
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-14 16:02:55
37.239, -24.69
97 km (60 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-10 14:15:36
37.144, -24.566
112 km (69 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-09 16:43:49
37.256, -24.553
105 km (65 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-09 15:53:29
37.088, -24.433
125 km (78 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.3
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-09 13:25:29
37.295, -24.776
87 km (54 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.3
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-09 08:32:23
37.106, -24.514
118 km (73 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 20:38:01
37.191, -24.51
112 km (70 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 5.4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 20:22:18
37.329, -24.378
114 km (70 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
0 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 18:40:28
37.182, -24.534
111 km (69 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 18:25:58
36.984, -24.313
141 km (87 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 17:42:14
37.259, -24.669
97 km (60 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 3.9
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 14:47:17
37.159, -24.523
114 km (71 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 5.2
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 10:24:04
37.078, -24.598
115 km (71 mi) ↘ SE of Ribeira Grande
M 4.7
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-08 00:10:51
37.053, -24.301
137 km (85 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-07 18:57:34
37.173, -24.6
108 km (67 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.3
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-07 17:01:22
37.264, -24.635
99 km (61 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-07 12:45:53
37.298, -24.734
90 km (55 mi) → E of Ribeira Grande
M 4.2
10 km

Ribeira Grande Earthquake Statistics

Ribeira Grande in , Cape Verde has experienced a total of 147 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Ribeira Grande 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Ribeira Grande was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:50.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 5 1.47%
M 2 1 0.29%
M 3 6 1.76%
M 4 110 32.35%
M 5 23 6.76%
M 6 2 0.59%

Magnitude distribution for Ribeira Grande was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:42.

When was the last earthquake in Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde?

The last earthquake in Ribeira Grande was 6 months ago and struck 171 km (106 mi) ← W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Ribeira Grande was a 6.30 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 14.0 kilometers. It struck 74 km SE of Povoação, Portugal or 97 km (60 mi) → E from the center of Ribeira Grande, 17 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde?

In 2024, Ribeira Grande has experienced 1 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Ribeira Grande is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Ribeira Grande has experienced 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 1.96 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Ribeira Grande is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.16 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde

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.