Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania

Latest Earthquakes in Mauritania

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Mauritania. 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 30 out of 30 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-07-01 19:16:23
22.5551, -12.4913
288 km (179 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.4
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-05-18 17:27:43
22.6183, -12.4829
295 km (183 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
0 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-22 16:34:00
22.5711, -12.4201
289 km (179 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.4
0 km
8 years ago
On 2015-12-15 16:10:36
23.0454, -10.9637
355 km (220 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-06-07 13:20:24
22.6379, -12.441
296 km (184 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
0 km
9 years ago
On 2015-02-09 16:56:59
22.6737, -12.1319
297 km (184 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.4
15.02 km
9 years ago
On 2014-10-02 16:46:35
23.1604, -10.9951
366 km (227 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-09-09 18:35:00
22.8815, -12.1553
320 km (199 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4
0 km
9 years ago
On 2014-08-07 19:46:42
22.8798, -12.1218
320 km (199 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.5
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-06-18 16:20:06
22.8202, -12.3093
315 km (195 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.2
15.04 km
9 years ago
On 2014-06-03 13:54:46
22.8294, -11.8351
315 km (195 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4.1
15.1 km
10 years ago
On 2014-03-18 15:09:55
22.5882, -12.0203
287 km (178 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
15.01 km
10 years ago
On 2014-03-11 15:55:42
22.7396, -11.94
304 km (189 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4
14.79 km
10 years ago
On 2014-01-06 13:40:26
22.6857, -12.1052
298 km (185 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.3
14.36 km
10 years ago
On 2013-11-22 17:36:59
22.6492, -12.2152
295 km (183 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.5
14.98 km
11 years ago
On 2013-05-09 16:28:48
22.691, -12.405
302 km (187 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.2
13.8 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-28 15:24:53
22.639, -12.243
294 km (183 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-08 15:33:10
22.723, -12.164
303 km (188 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.2
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-21 13:05:10
22.653, -12.285
296 km (184 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-03-01 18:24:01
22.804, -11.728
313 km (194 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4.6
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-15 18:53:03
22.635, -12.092
293 km (182 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-18 17:36:22
22.666, -12.024
296 km (184 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 3.7
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 14:20:01
22.695, -11.649
301 km (187 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-03 19:40:50
22.507, -12.47
282 km (175 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-12 19:12:27
22.838, -12.067
315 km (196 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4.2
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-06-23 17:05:17
22.791, -11.852
310 km (193 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-10 13:56:17
22.699, -11.978
300 km (186 mi) โ†‘ N of Mauritania
M 4.1
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-08 19:59:56
22.438, -12.806
283 km (176 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-08 16:24:08
22.646, -12.455
297 km (185 mi) โ†– NW of Mauritania
M 4
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-03 17:46:56
20.025, -12.811
84 km (52 mi) โ† W of Mauritania
M 4.6
33 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท Mauritania

Mauritania is a country in Western Africa that has experienced a total of 30 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Mauritania 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 2 6.67%
M 4 28 93.33%

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

When was the last earthquake in Mauritania?

The last earthquake in Mauritania was 2 years ago and struck 288 km (179 mi) โ†– NW 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 Mauritania?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Mauritania was a 4.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 33.0 kilometers. It struck Mauritania or 84 km (52 mi) โ† W from the center of Mauritania, 30 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Mauritania?

In 2024, Mauritania has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.40 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Mauritania is struck by 0.03 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Mauritania

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.