Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu

Latest Earthquakes in Vanuatu

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Vanuatu. 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 3485 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
10 days ago
On 2024-05-19 06:17:28
-15.0285, 168.1944
167 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.9
10 km
17 days ago
On 2024-05-11 18:27:04
-15.1065, 168.0938
153 km (95 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 5.1
10 km
19 days ago
On 2024-05-10 01:21:49
-15.0359, 168.1751
165 km (102 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.9
10 km
20 days ago
On 2024-05-09 03:08:48
-15.1583, 168.0251
144 km (89 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 5.1
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 13:37:43
-15.243, 168.1392
148 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.9
16 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 12:45:05
-15.1637, 168.0401
145 km (90 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.7
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 11:51:39
-15.1069, 168.1303
156 km (97 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 5.2
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 11:06:19
-15.2602, 168.1213
145 km (90 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 5.4
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 11:04:53
-15.1012, 168.086
153 km (95 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.8
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 09:53:16
-15.1312, 168.0542
148 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.8
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 09:03:35
-15.0568, 168.1129
158 km (98 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.6
10 km
21 days ago
On 2024-05-08 08:17:15
-15.1394, 167.9978
143 km (89 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 6.1
12.45 km
27 days ago
On 2024-05-01 21:53:12
-18.7458, 169.2589
388 km (241 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5
229.59 km
1 month ago
On 2024-04-21 14:37:45
-13.1465, 166.395
323 km (201 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.6
42.48 km
2 months ago
On 2024-03-29 06:29:32
-16.8182, 168.1238
150 km (93 mi) โ†’ E of Vanuatu
M 5
10 km
2 months ago
On 2024-03-14 12:20:39
-14.8119, 167.3153
136 km (84 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.8
163.13 km
3 months ago
On 2024-02-24 21:47:43
-14.9198, 167.0601
120 km (74 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 5
57.59 km
3 months ago
On 2024-02-12 06:10:48
-19.34, 169.1096
433 km (269 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5
134.96 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-27 16:44:27
-14.98, 167.3357
118 km (73 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.6
122.64 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-19 08:49:01
-18.6912, 168.8686
358 km (223 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5
10.63 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-15 16:43:06
-18.6916, 168.7835
354 km (220 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5.1
141.12 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-06 22:23:05
-13.4019, 167.4344
292 km (181 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.7
10 km
5 months ago
On 2023-12-30 06:44:15
-15.3414, 167.655
101 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.6
152.3 km
5 months ago
On 2023-12-08 07:19:56
-20.3873, 169.4892
554 km (344 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5.6
46.22 km
5 months ago
On 2023-12-04 14:46:26
-14.7861, 167.2136
136 km (85 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.5
124.33 km
6 months ago
On 2023-11-27 11:47:34
-14.9549, 168.0937
165 km (102 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.8
10 km
6 months ago
On 2023-11-22 04:47:32
-15.04, 168.048
154 km (96 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 7
10 km
6 months ago
On 2023-11-11 20:08:49
-18.8013, 169.2457
392 km (243 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 4.3
244.5 km
6 months ago
On 2023-11-11 12:35:30
-17.8935, 168.1051
241 km (149 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5.5
23.9 km
6 months ago
On 2023-11-09 14:12:09
-15.3325, 167.4497
88 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 5.1
130.07 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-29 14:01:09
-13.1134, 166.3561
328 km (204 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.4
35 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-28 14:40:26
-15.5835, 167.7222
90 km (55 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 6.1
127.47 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-27 08:38:43
-18.8247, 169.2845
396 km (246 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 4.6
111.71 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-22 16:19:32
-14.9289, 166.8404
120 km (74 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 5.4
40.12 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-18 19:44:43
-14.7798, 167.3427
140 km (87 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.8
158.14 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-17 12:58:45
-15.6024, 168.1502
130 km (81 mi) โ†— NE of Vanuatu
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-16 20:53:13
-13.5646, 167.1697
271 km (168 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.6
227.2 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-09 00:45:43
-18.8651, 168.9043
377 km (234 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 5
163.29 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-06 21:57:25
-13.5169, 166.8218
276 km (171 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.1
105.2 km
9 months ago
On 2023-08-29 12:43:34
-14.996, 167.3034
116 km (72 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.5
143.04 km
9 months ago
On 2023-08-16 23:47:18
-14.9356, 167.2278
120 km (75 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.3
109.95 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-26 13:02:50
-14.8533, 168.0858
172 km (107 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 5.2
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-15 20:08:08
-13.4175, 166.9439
287 km (178 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.4
146.96 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-10 18:06:20
-15.7655, 166.8606
30 km (18 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.5
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-09 18:43:39
-15.7644, 166.9124
27 km (17 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 5.3
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-09 11:50:06
-13.6284, 167.1333
264 km (164 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.1
219.2 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-08 01:26:38
-17.9217, 168.4309
262 km (163 mi) โ†˜ SE of Vanuatu
M 4.6
147.61 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-05 11:10:00
-13.115, 166.3858
327 km (203 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.4
10 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-04 19:05:34
-14.8504, 166.773
130 km (80 mi) โ†– NW of Vanuatu
M 4.6
56.25 km
11 months ago
On 2023-07-03 02:56:27
-13.5268, 167.1243
275 km (171 mi) โ†‘ N of Vanuatu
M 4.3
230.18 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บ Vanuatu

Vanuatu is a country in Melanesia that has experienced a total of 3,485 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Vanuatu 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Vanuatu was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:55.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 37 0.99%
M 3 79 2.12%
M 4 2,482 66.7%
M 5 782 21.02%
M 6 111 2.98%
M 7 21 0.56%

Magnitude distribution for Vanuatu was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:01:32.

When was the last earthquake in Vanuatu?

The last earthquake in Vanuatu was 10 days ago and struck 167 km (104 mi) โ†— NE from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Vanuatu?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Vanuatu was a 7.60 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 30.0 kilometers. It struck 38 km SSW of Luganville, Vanuatu or 18 km (11 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Vanuatu, 58 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Vanuatu?

In 2024, Vanuatu has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 46.47 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Vanuatu is struck by 3.87 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Vanuatu

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.