Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan

Latest Earthquakes in Sudan

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Sudan. 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 8 out of 8 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
19 years ago
On 2004-11-11 02:03:56
13.873, 24.01
657 km (408 mi) โ†™ SW of Sudan
M 4.4
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-11-04 15:52:03
19.901, 37.181
936 km (581 mi) โ†— NE of Sudan
M 4.2
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-08-01 12:04:53
15.698, 31.804
208 km (129 mi) โ†— NE of Sudan
M 4.8
17 km
30 years ago
On 1993-08-01 00:20:40
15.385, 31.69
186 km (115 mi) โ†— NE of Sudan
M 5.5
12.5 km
35 years ago
On 1988-11-26 03:51:52
21.958, 31.375
787 km (489 mi) โ†‘ N of Sudan
M 4
33 km
47 years ago
On 1977-05-15 04:17:57
17.852, 36.841
795 km (494 mi) โ†— NE of Sudan
M 4.3
33 km
50 years ago
On 1974-03-17 07:31:25
13.284, 30.761
207 km (129 mi) โ†˜ SE of Sudan
M 4.2
33 km
57 years ago
On 1966-10-09 06:48:43
12.622, 30.805
278 km (172 mi) โ†˜ SE of Sudan
M 5.29
12.9 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Sudan

Sudan is a country in Northern Africa that has experienced a total of 8 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Sudan 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Sudan was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:18.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 6 75.0%
M 5 2 25.0%

Magnitude distribution for Sudan was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:19.

When was the last earthquake in Sudan?

The last earthquake in Sudan was 19 years ago and struck 657 km (408 mi) โ†™ SW 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 Sudan?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Sudan was a 5.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 12.5 kilometers. It struck 89 km WSW of Omdurman, Sudan or 186 km (115 mi) โ†— NE from the center of Sudan, 30 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Sudan?

In 2024, Sudan has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.11 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Sudan is struck by 0.01 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Sudan

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.