Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar

Latest Earthquakes in Madagascar

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Madagascar. 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 25 out of 25 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2022-04-10 23:16:24
-15.2759, 49.6958
597 km (371 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-12-31 20:19:33
-14.1143, 47.8543
660 km (410 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.3
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-05-13 19:02:30
-20.3024, 47.6628
76 km (47 mi) โ†’ E of Madagascar
M 4.8
16.64 km
5 years ago
On 2019-05-23 06:30:19
-13.8506, 48.8868
712 km (442 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.7
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-01-11 22:06:58
-20.16, 46.6469
40 km (25 mi) โ†™ SW of Madagascar
M 5.5
7.26 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-30 02:19:39
-14.9136, 50.0385
650 km (404 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.8
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-03-16 11:56:55
-17.483, 48.417
317 km (197 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.2
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-06 01:53:25
-15.703, 49.863
565 km (351 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-03 08:41:24
-17.473, 46.805
281 km (175 mi) โ†– NW of Madagascar
M 4.1
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-27 17:47:24
-20.212, 44.415
270 km (168 mi) โ†™ SW of Madagascar
M 4.3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-08 15:58:17
-24.635, 44.586
572 km (355 mi) โ†“ S of Madagascar
M 3.6
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-11 00:04:54
-15.614, 49.738
567 km (352 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.1
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-05 14:06:26
-14.301, 48.152
645 km (401 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.7
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-01-19 01:03:35
-22.208, 47.112
245 km (152 mi) โ†˜ SE of Madagascar
M 4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-09-22 19:27:30
-20.146, 45.353
172 km (107 mi) โ†™ SW of Madagascar
M 4.7
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-06-26 02:04:04
-17.877, 48.877
307 km (191 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 4.4
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-11-14 05:54:48
-22.991, 45.847
353 km (219 mi) โ†“ S of Madagascar
M 5
22.9 km
33 years ago
On 1991-04-21 23:12:22
-18.287, 46.416
200 km (124 mi) โ†– NW of Madagascar
M 5.6
18.6 km
38 years ago
On 1985-10-04 15:17:07
-18.304, 48.433
241 km (149 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 5.6
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-12-27 00:39:04
-18.248, 44.863
297 km (184 mi) โ† W of Madagascar
M 5.1
10 km
41 years ago
On 1983-01-31 17:37:46
-23.363, 44.26
468 km (291 mi) โ†“ S of Madagascar
M 4.9
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-08-19 21:35:32
-20.589, 47.272
71 km (44 mi) โ†˜ SE of Madagascar
M 3.9
33 km
49 years ago
On 1975-04-04 17:41:16
-21.235, 45.103
240 km (149 mi) โ†™ SW of Madagascar
M 5.6
33 km
49 years ago
On 1974-06-30 17:10:15
-13.547, 48.779
742 km (461 mi) โ†‘ N of Madagascar
M 5.4
33 km
50 years ago
On 1974-04-15 15:34:10
-24.178, 45.416
492 km (305 mi) โ†“ S of Madagascar
M 4.4
33 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Madagascar

Madagascar is a country in Eastern Africa that has experienced a total of 25 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Madagascar 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Madagascar was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:12.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 2 8.0%
M 4 16 64.0%
M 5 7 28.0%

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

When was the last earthquake in Madagascar?

The last earthquake in Madagascar was 2 years ago and struck 597 km (371 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Madagascar?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Madagascar was a 5.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 52 km S of Ambatondrazaka, Madagascar or 241 km (149 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Madagascar, 38 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Madagascar?

In 2024, Madagascar has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.33 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Madagascar is struck by 0.03 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Madagascar

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.