Latest Earthquakes in Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic

Latest Earthquakes in Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic. 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
38 years ago
On 1986-06-17 06:30:12
4.885, 21.103
164 km (102 mi) โ†˜ SE of Ouaka Prefecture
M 4.5
10 km

Ouaka Prefecture Earthquake Statistics

Ouaka Prefecture in , Central African Republic has experienced a total of 1 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Ouaka Prefecture 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Ouaka Prefecture was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:44.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 1 100.0%

Magnitude distribution for Ouaka Prefecture was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:48.

When was the last earthquake in Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic?

The last earthquake in Ouaka Prefecture was 38 years ago and struck 164 km (102 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Ouaka Prefecture was a 4.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 19 km SW of Alindao, Central African Republic or 164 km (102 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Ouaka Prefecture, 38 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ouaka Prefecture, Central African Republic?

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

In 2024, Ouaka Prefecture 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 Ouaka Prefecture is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.00 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.