Latest Earthquakes in Bua, Fiji Islands

Latest Earthquakes in Bua, Fiji Islands

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Bua, Fiji Islands. 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 16 out of 15 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 days ago
On 2024-07-15 07:53:54
41.6477, -88.7058
173 km (108 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3.4
9.79 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-15 10:41:55
41.241, -89.1766
208 km (129 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3.6
4.59 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-11 12:11:49
44.5964, -89.1567
169 km (105 mi) โ†‘ N of Bua
M 1.5
5.5 km
5 years ago
On 2018-08-10 04:04:12
44.5787, -89.1839
166 km (103 mi) โ†‘ N of Bua
M 1.3
5 km
6 years ago
On 2018-07-15 06:39:23
44.6203, -89.1541
171 km (106 mi) โ†‘ N of Bua
M 1.5
5 km
6 years ago
On 2018-07-07 19:35:05
44.61, -89.1573
170 km (105 mi) โ†‘ N of Bua
M 1.3
5 km
9 years ago
On 2015-03-25 23:08:51
42.1881, -88.366
137 km (85 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 2.9
6.01 km
10 years ago
On 2013-11-04 18:35:33
41.7999, -87.8247
199 km (123 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3.2
1 km
11 years ago
On 2013-06-10 12:29:39
41.99, -88.509
147 km (91 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 2.6
5 km
12 years ago
On 2012-03-20 05:15:57
44.626, -88.751
180 km (112 mi) โ†‘ N of Bua
M 1.5
5.1 km
12 years ago
On 2012-01-31 03:54:43
42.319, -88.213
136 km (84 mi) โ†’ E of Bua
M 2.3
5 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-10 09:59:35
41.969, -88.498
149 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3.8
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-28 06:10:52
41.46, -88.9
188 km (117 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 4.2
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-09-02 16:17:29
41.721, -89.433
153 km (95 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3.5
5 km
38 years ago
On 1985-09-09 22:06:31
41.848, -88.014
184 km (114 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 3
5 km
51 years ago
On 1972-09-15 05:22:15
41.645, -89.369
161 km (100 mi) โ†˜ SE of Bua
M 4.04
11 km

Bua Earthquake Statistics

Bua in , Fiji Islands has experienced a total of 15 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Bua 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Bua was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:01:08.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 5 33.33%
M 2 3 20.0%
M 3 5 33.33%
M 4 2 13.33%

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

When was the last earthquake in Bua, Fiji Islands?

The last earthquake in Bua was 2 days ago and struck 173 km (108 mi) โ†˜ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 9.785 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bua, Fiji Islands?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Bua was a 4.20 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 12 km NW of Dayton, Illinois or 188 km (117 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of Bua, 20 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bua, Fiji Islands?

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

In 2024, Bua has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.20 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Bua is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

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.