Latest Earthquakes in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

Latest Earthquakes in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Amhara Region, Ethiopia. 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 11 out of 10 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2023-05-08 11:36:28
11.696, 35.9852
220 km (137 mi) โ† W of Amhara Region
M 4.4
10.17 km
10 years ago
On 2014-06-20 12:42:11
10.6937, 38.9343
127 km (79 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 4.2
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-18 06:27:00
10.656, 39.668
199 km (124 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 4.6
10 km
26 years ago
On 1997-08-17 22:54:15
12.071, 39.655
199 km (123 mi) โ†— NE of Amhara Region
M 0
10 km
27 years ago
On 1997-07-14 07:15:10
11.944, 39.235
151 km (94 mi) โ†— NE of Amhara Region
M 3.8
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-21 19:11:35
11.478, 39.638
181 km (112 mi) โ†— NE of Amhara Region
M 5.7
15.2 km
40 years ago
On 1984-04-10 08:10:38
11.373, 39.712
189 km (117 mi) โ†— NE of Amhara Region
M 5
10 km
47 years ago
On 1977-07-08 06:23:02
10.94, 39.629
185 km (115 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 5
38 km
60 years ago
On 1964-07-03 19:18:30
11.165, 39.821
201 km (125 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 5.2
10 km
63 years ago
On 1961-06-14 20:32:22
10.364, 39.638
211 km (131 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 5.66
20 km
63 years ago
On 1961-06-01 23:29:25
10.466, 39.717
213 km (132 mi) โ†’ E of Amhara Region
M 6.15
25 km

Amhara Region Earthquake Statistics

Amhara Region in , Ethiopia has experienced a total of 10 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Amhara Region 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Amhara Region was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:20.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 1 9.09%
M 4 3 27.27%
M 5 5 45.45%
M 6 1 9.09%

Magnitude distribution for Amhara Region was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:13.

When was the last earthquake in Amhara Region, Ethiopia?

The last earthquake in Amhara Region was 1 year ago and struck 220 km (137 mi) โ† W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.166 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Amhara Region, Ethiopia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Amhara Region was a 6.15 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 25.0 kilometers. It struck 32 km SSW of Kemis?, Ethiopia or 213 km (132 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Amhara Region, 63 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Amhara Region, Ethiopia?

In 2024, Amhara Region 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 Amhara Region is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Amhara Region has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.13 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Amhara Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

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.