Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar

Latest Earthquakes in Gibraltar

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Gibraltar. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
(Currently displaying 6 out of 5 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
17 years ago
On 2007-04-28 22:55:08
36.076, -5.331
6 km (4 mi) โ†˜ SE of Gibraltar
M 3.1
48.7 km
21 years ago
On 2003-03-01 21:15:41
36.101, -5.291
6 km (3 mi) โ†’ E of Gibraltar
M 2.3
0 km
21 years ago
On 2003-03-01 21:14:07
36.127, -5.28
6 km (3 mi) โ†’ E of Gibraltar
M 2.1
0 km
21 years ago
On 2003-02-28 18:52:41
36.187, -5.284
8 km (5 mi) โ†‘ N of Gibraltar
M 2.2
0 km
23 years ago
On 2000-12-13 08:09:03
36.148, -5.571
19 km (12 mi) โ† W of Gibraltar
M 4.3
71.6 km
36 years ago
On 1987-05-31 23:20:34
36.207, -5.589
22 km (14 mi) โ† W of Gibraltar
M 0
10 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a country in Southern Europe that has experienced a total of 5 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Gibraltar 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Gibraltar was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:10.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 3 60.0%
M 3 1 20.0%
M 4 1 20.0%

Magnitude distribution for Gibraltar was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:08.

When was the last earthquake in Gibraltar?

The last earthquake in Gibraltar was 17 years ago and struck 6 km (4 mi) โ†˜ SE from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.10 on the richter scale and a depth of 48.7 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Gibraltar?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Gibraltar was a 4.30 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 71.6 kilometers. It struck 8 km WSW of Los Barrios, Spain or 19 km (12 mi) โ† W from the center of Gibraltar, 23 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Gibraltar?

In 2024, Gibraltar has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.07 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Gibraltar is struck by 0.01 earthquakes per month.

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.


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.