Latest Earthquakes in Boffa Prefecture, Guinea

Latest Earthquakes in Boffa Prefecture, Guinea

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Boffa Prefecture, Guinea. 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 7 out of 7 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-06-02 11:37:10
10.9026, -12.5923
177 km (110 mi) โ†— NE of Boffa Prefecture
M 4.2
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-05-04 07:02:48
10.4406, -12.985
118 km (73 mi) โ†— NE of Boffa Prefecture
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-03 09:55:06
10.4151, -12.9711
119 km (74 mi) โ†— NE of Boffa Prefecture
M 5
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-23 22:03:50
11.795, -13.333
195 km (121 mi) โ†‘ N of Boffa Prefecture
M 4.2
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-02 00:23:47
10.391, -14.08
23 km (14 mi) โ†– NW of Boffa Prefecture
M 4.3
10 km
36 years ago
On 1987-11-02 18:07:09
11.443, -13.443
154 km (96 mi) โ†‘ N of Boffa Prefecture
M 4.2
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-12-22 04:11:29
11.866, -13.529
195 km (121 mi) โ†‘ N of Boffa Prefecture
M 6.3
11.3 km

Boffa Prefecture Earthquake Statistics

Boffa Prefecture in , Guinea has experienced a total of 7 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Boffa Prefecture 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 5 71.43%
M 5 1 14.29%
M 6 1 14.29%

Magnitude distribution for Boffa Prefecture was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:40.

When was the last earthquake in Boffa Prefecture, Guinea?

The last earthquake in Boffa Prefecture was 3 years ago and struck 177 km (110 mi) โ†— NE 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 Boffa Prefecture, Guinea?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Boffa Prefecture was a 6.30 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 11.3 kilometers. It struck 38 km WNW of Gaoual, Guinea or 195 km (121 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Boffa Prefecture, 40 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Boffa Prefecture, Guinea?

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

In 2024, Boffa Prefecture has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.09 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Boffa Prefecture is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 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.