Latest Earthquakes in Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau

Latest Earthquakes in Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau. 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 8 out of 8 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-06-02 11:37:10
10.9026, -12.5923
198 km (123 mi) → E of Gabú Region
M 4.2
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-05-04 07:02:48
10.4406, -12.985
202 km (125 mi) ↘ SE of Gabú Region
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-03 09:55:06
10.4151, -12.9711
205 km (127 mi) ↘ SE of Gabú Region
M 5
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-02-19 16:02:33
11.8009, -11.9556
233 km (145 mi) → E of Gabú Region
M 4.6
13.66 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-23 22:03:50
11.795, -13.333
84 km (52 mi) → E of Gabú Region
M 4.2
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-02 00:23:47
10.391, -14.08
167 km (104 mi) ↘ SE of Gabú Region
M 4.3
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-11-02 18:07:09
11.443, -13.443
87 km (54 mi) → E of Gabú Region
M 4.2
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-12-22 04:11:29
11.866, -13.529
62 km (38 mi) → E of Gabú Region
M 6.3
11.3 km

Gabú Region Earthquake Statistics

Gabú Region in , Guinea-Bissau has experienced a total of 8 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Gabú Region 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Gabú Region was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:55.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 6 75.0%
M 5 1 12.5%
M 6 1 12.5%

Magnitude distribution for Gabú Region was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:41.

When was the last earthquake in Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau?

The last earthquake in Gabú Region was 3 years ago and struck 198 km (123 mi) → E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Gabú Region was a 6.30 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 11.3 kilometers. It struck 38 km WNW of Gaoual, Guinea or 62 km (38 mi) → E from the center of Gabú Region, 40 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau?

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

In 2024, Gabú Region has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.11 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Gabú Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Gabú Region, Guinea-Bissau

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.