Latest Earthquakes Near Satawal Municipality, Yap State in ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Micronesia

Latest Earthquakes Near Satawal Municipality, Yap State in Micronesia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Satawal Municipality, Yap State in Micronesia. Each earthquake event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event ever recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 17 out of 17 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
9 months ago
On 2023-09-03 21:29:58
6.8276, 147.9695
120 km (74 mi) โ†’ E of Satawal Municipality
M 5.5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-04-23 18:22:21
8.0963, 147.5371
96 km (60 mi) โ†‘ N of Satawal Municipality
M 5.3
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-08-19 06:30:07
6.1647, 146.6025
143 km (89 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 4.9
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-08-26 19:39:37
7.2724, 146.9024
18 km (11 mi) โ†™ SW of Satawal Municipality
M 4.5
13.74 km
8 years ago
On 2015-11-11 00:26:57
6.2386, 147.6443
144 km (89 mi) โ†˜ SE of Satawal Municipality
M 5.6
13 km
9 years ago
On 2015-06-05 01:07:37
7.7239, 148.0322
116 km (72 mi) โ†— NE of Satawal Municipality
M 4.4
14.96 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-16 12:39:47
7.937, 147.434
75 km (47 mi) โ†‘ N of Satawal Municipality
M 4.4
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-11-17 22:34:26
8.743, 147.205
152 km (94 mi) โ†‘ N of Satawal Municipality
M 4.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-28 13:00:04
7.718, 147.979
110 km (68 mi) โ†— NE of Satawal Municipality
M 4.1
10 km
26 years ago
On 1997-10-22 11:31:56
8.036, 147.391
82 km (51 mi) โ†‘ N of Satawal Municipality
M 4.6
33 km
36 years ago
On 1988-03-04 01:05:23
6.366, 147.74
137 km (85 mi) โ†˜ SE of Satawal Municipality
M 4.8
33 km
40 years ago
On 1984-01-20 08:09:19
6.055, 146.285
169 km (105 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 4.6
26.3 km
40 years ago
On 1984-01-20 08:04:19
6.006, 146.548
162 km (100 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 4.8
26.3 km
40 years ago
On 1984-01-19 22:32:27
6.037, 146.599
157 km (97 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 5
22.5 km
40 years ago
On 1984-01-19 16:34:45
5.988, 146.533
164 km (102 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 6.1
30.3 km
41 years ago
On 1983-01-06 17:21:25
8.069, 147.19
78 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of Satawal Municipality
M 5.1
33 km
47 years ago
On 1977-01-09 08:31:16
6.102, 146.819
144 km (89 mi) โ†“ S of Satawal Municipality
M 4.9
33 km

Satawal Municipality Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Satawal Municipality has experiences a total of 17 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Satawal Municipality 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Satawal Municipality was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:22:26.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 11 64.71%
M 5 5 29.41%
M 6 1 5.88%

Magnitude distribution for Satawal Municipality was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:26:31.

To conserve energy and maximize resource utilization, we calculate historical earthquake statistics in batches. This is done sporadically when sufficient resources are available to the system. Thus, annual earthquakes count and magnitude distribution for various locations on earth, may lag behind in certain instances. Most commonly it's a matter of hours, sometimes days, or even up to a few weeks.

Common Questions

When was the last earthquake in Satawal Municipality, Yap State, Micronesia?

The last earthquake in Satawal Municipality was 9 months ago and struck 120 km (74 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 5.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Satawal Municipality, Yap State, Micronesia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Satawal Municipality was a 6.10 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 30.3 kilometers. It struck 164 km (102 mi) โ†“ S of the city, 40 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Satawal Municipality, Yap State, Micronesia?

In 2024, Satawal Municipality has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.23 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Satawal Municipality is struck by an earthquake every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in Yap State, Micronesia

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.