Latest Earthquakes in Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia

Latest Earthquakes in Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia. 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
1 year ago
On 2023-05-08 11:36:28
11.696, 35.9852
111 km (69 mi) โ†‘ N of Benishangul-Gumuz Region
M 4.4
10.17 km

Benishangul-Gumuz Region Earthquake Statistics

Benishangul-Gumuz Region in , Ethiopia has experienced a total of 1 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Benishangul-Gumuz Region 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 1 100.0%

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

When was the last earthquake in Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia?

The last earthquake in Benishangul-Gumuz Region was 1 year ago and struck 111 km (69 mi) โ†‘ N 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 Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Benishangul-Gumuz Region was a 4.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.166 kilometers. It struck 153 km W of Bahir Dar, Ethiopia or 111 km (69 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Benishangul-Gumuz Region, 1 year ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Benishangul-Gumuz Region, Ethiopia?

In 2024, Benishangul-Gumuz 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 Benishangul-Gumuz Region is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Benishangul-Gumuz Region 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 Benishangul-Gumuz Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.00 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Benishangul-Gumuz 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.