Latest Earthquakes in Sangha Department, Congo

Latest Earthquakes in Sangha Department, Congo

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Sangha Department, Congo. 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
22 years ago
On 2002-03-18 18:34:41
1.077, 17.514
238 km (148 mi) โ†’ E of Sangha Department
M 3.4
10 km

Sangha Department Earthquake Statistics

Sangha Department in , Congo has experienced a total of 1 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Sangha Department 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Sangha Department was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:53.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 1 100.0%

Magnitude distribution for Sangha Department was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:57.

When was the last earthquake in Sangha Department, Congo?

The last earthquake in Sangha Department was 22 years ago and struck 238 km (148 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Sangha Department, Congo?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Sangha Department was a 3.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 85 km SW of Impfondo, Republic of the Congo or 238 km (148 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Sangha Department, 22 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Sangha Department, Congo?

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

In 2024, Sangha Department 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 Sangha Department is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.00 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Sangha Department, Congo

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.