Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta

Latest Earthquakes in Malta

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Malta. 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 6 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2022-11-22 12:40:33
36.1568, 14.1232
54 km (34 mi) โ† W of Malta
M 4.5
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-10-08 20:24:07
36.1388, 14.3101
41 km (26 mi) โ†– NW of Malta
M 3.3
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-12-01 22:10:47
35.8305, 14.5534
2 km (1 mi) โ†™ SW of Malta
M 3
11.27 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-23 20:38:51
35.701, 14.657
16 km (10 mi) โ†˜ SE of Malta
M 2.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-16 02:47:45
35.815, 14.707
11 km (7 mi) โ†’ E of Malta
M 2.9
18.4 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-27 10:24:44
35.942, 14.288
29 km (18 mi) โ† W of Malta
M 2.8
12.5 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡น Malta

Malta is a country in Southern Europe that has experienced a total of 6 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Malta 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 3 50.0%
M 3 2 33.33%
M 4 1 16.67%

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

When was the last earthquake in Malta?

The last earthquake in Malta was 1 year ago and struck 54 km (34 mi) โ† W 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 Malta?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Malta was a 4.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 13 km NW of G?arb, Malta or 54 km (34 mi) โ† W from the center of Malta, 1 year ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Malta?

In 2024, Malta has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.08 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Malta is struck by 0.01 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Malta

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.