Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi

Latest Earthquakes in Malawi

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Malawi. 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 50 out of 153 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
21 days ago
On 2024-05-04 18:05:39
-10.5999, 34.1985
323 km (200 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-22 08:44:31
-11.4664, 34.7666
240 km (149 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-14 09:08:52
-9.8939, 34.2464
401 km (249 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-07 16:45:34
-14.0198, 34.7583
100 km (62 mi) โ†’ E of Malawi
M 4.5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-16 14:03:59
-11.5541, 34.592
225 km (140 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-01 01:29:06
-11.7416, 34.6238
206 km (128 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-29 17:26:53
-13.8504, 34.7789
92 km (57 mi) โ†’ E of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-08-24 08:32:09
-11.1964, 34.5831
263 km (163 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-08-24 07:03:49
-11.1806, 34.5975
265 km (165 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 5
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-03-11 06:19:32
-11.9106, 33.9581
176 km (109 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-26 22:07:04
-16.9638, 35.4394
414 km (257 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-18 16:04:39
-10.9828, 34.3362
282 km (175 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-01-16 22:31:26
-17.0837, 35.0378
413 km (257 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-04-23 16:17:23
-12.4428, 34.376
124 km (77 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.7
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-04-06 12:43:22
-16.8391, 35.2836
396 km (246 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-18 02:01:17
-16.9991, 35.4172
417 km (259 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-17 15:12:22
-16.7931, 35.4263
396 km (246 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.8
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-08 09:52:04
-16.8298, 35.4859
403 km (250 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.9
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-08 08:49:46
-16.76, 35.4269
393 km (244 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 5.5
17 km
6 years ago
On 2017-09-14 13:32:55
-10.5474, 34.2565
329 km (204 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-09-04 08:57:32
-11.2574, 34.9818
271 km (168 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-07-21 14:31:08
-12.0583, 34.6614
175 km (109 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.3
12.8 km
7 years ago
On 2016-10-08 14:07:20
-13.5364, 34.4238
45 km (28 mi) โ†’ E of Malawi
M 4.4
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-09-07 04:24:33
-11.4511, 34.3603
231 km (143 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.6
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-08-15 07:33:29
-13.6696, 34.6596
73 km (45 mi) โ†’ E of Malawi
M 4.4
36.08 km
8 years ago
On 2015-06-17 08:32:52
-16.8364, 35.2267
393 km (244 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.3
12.05 km
9 years ago
On 2015-04-09 01:10:39
-9.5409, 34.437
442 km (275 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-12-31 19:47:36
-10.0274, 33.8632
386 km (240 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 5.1
14.93 km
11 years ago
On 2012-06-27 03:35:19
-11.439, 34.448
234 km (145 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.5
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-06-14 02:46:56
-15.365, 35.258
247 km (153 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malawi
M 4.3
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-25 05:50:10
-9.398, 33.809
456 km (283 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
13 years ago
On 2011-03-08 20:31:38
-11.368, 34.407
241 km (149 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.3
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-28 21:44:48
-10.122, 33.962
375 km (233 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-10-29 22:55:50
-9.565, 33.955
437 km (271 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.2
27 km
13 years ago
On 2010-09-05 02:07:59
-10.02, 33.863
387 km (240 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.6
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-19 11:09:26
-11.204, 34.434
259 km (161 mi) โ†‘ N of Malawi
M 4.3
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-02 06:36:49
-10.09, 33.803
379 km (235 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.1
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-01 08:40:27
-10.041, 33.808
385 km (239 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-28 20:29:27
-10.036, 33.937
385 km (239 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-13 15:20:48
-10.035, 33.839
385 km (239 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.6
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-01-12 23:14:34
-13.835, 34.503
65 km (40 mi) โ†’ E of Malawi
M 4.7
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-19 23:19:15
-10.108, 33.818
377 km (234 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 6
6 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-12 02:27:03
-9.942, 33.911
395 km (245 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 5.5
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-11 20:06:24
-10.0, 33.847
389 km (242 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.6
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-11 04:49:09
-10.087, 33.861
379 km (236 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.9
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-08 06:10:18
-9.977, 33.93
391 km (243 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.2
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-08 03:31:18
-9.951, 33.868
394 km (245 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-08 03:08:57
-9.948, 33.878
395 km (245 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 5.9
8 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-07 18:32:57
-9.956, 33.645
395 km (246 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 4.5
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-07 18:16:32
-9.998, 33.844
389 km (242 mi) โ†– NW of Malawi
M 5
10 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ Malawi

Malawi is a country in Eastern Africa that has experienced a total of 153 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Malawi 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 19 11.24%
M 4 110 65.09%
M 5 23 13.61%
M 6 2 1.18%

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

When was the last earthquake in Malawi?

The last earthquake in Malawi was 21 days ago and struck 323 km (200 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Malawi?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Malawi was a 6.20 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 30.3 kilometers. It struck 9 km NNW of Salima, Malawi or 50 km (31 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Malawi, 35 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Malawi?

In 2024, Malawi has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 2.04 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Malawi is struck by 0.17 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Malawi

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.