Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia

Latest Earthquakes in Zambia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Zambia. 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 194 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 months ago
On 2024-02-29 05:04:43
-8.5725, 30.4221
716 km (445 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.8
10 km
3 months ago
On 2024-02-02 03:23:26
-8.6551, 30.4778
707 km (439 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.3
10 km
6 months ago
On 2023-10-29 01:35:24
-11.222, 29.8035
420 km (261 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.6
9.98 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-11 16:49:22
-12.4944, 24.7441
632 km (392 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.4
10.01 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-08 16:05:04
-12.4437, 24.6703
642 km (398 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.7
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-02 20:02:04
-16.7807, 28.4397
258 km (160 mi) โ†“ S of Zambia
M 4.1
12.4 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-12 02:11:38
-14.0601, 24.6542
584 km (363 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-11 22:58:38
-12.229, 25.1039
612 km (380 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.7
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-21 04:47:02
-8.895, 31.395
695 km (432 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-20 12:52:37
-12.9357, 25.8661
501 km (311 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-07-25 19:43:24
-9.446, 28.4639
639 km (397 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.6
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-06-05 11:50:58
-13.7923, 31.7125
228 km (141 mi) โ†— NE of Zambia
M 4.5
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-04-15 23:23:55
-10.4228, 31.5482
535 km (333 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-17 07:12:44
-8.731, 30.4483
698 km (434 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.3
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-11-07 01:58:34
-16.9928, 27.9628
310 km (193 mi) โ†“ S of Zambia
M 4.5
5.13 km
4 years ago
On 2019-08-26 07:33:51
-8.5505, 29.9758
717 km (445 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.3
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-06-04 06:38:29
-11.3487, 29.4623
410 km (254 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.5
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-04-07 08:55:08
-11.0726, 32.7564
528 km (328 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.3
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-11-02 09:03:44
-15.2616, 28.5928
153 km (95 mi) โ†™ SW of Zambia
M 3.9
10 km
6 years ago
On 2017-08-10 01:25:25
-8.4276, 29.9119
730 km (454 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-03-29 16:44:12
-8.498, 30.055
723 km (449 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-02-27 12:02:20
-8.5248, 29.9092
720 km (447 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.6
34.22 km
7 years ago
On 2017-02-24 01:19:15
-8.4886, 29.9674
724 km (449 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.2
33.62 km
7 years ago
On 2017-02-24 00:57:41
-8.4716, 30.0345
725 km (451 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.2
35 km
7 years ago
On 2017-02-24 00:32:17
-8.4404, 30.0305
729 km (453 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 5.9
30 km
7 years ago
On 2016-07-13 02:12:05
-8.1996, 30.3953
757 km (470 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-06-22 08:12:56
-13.3031, 32.0132
287 km (178 mi) โ†— NE of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-01-09 03:05:25
-16.057, 28.422
205 km (127 mi) โ†™ SW of Zambia
M 4.6
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-08-19 22:15:47
-9.6935, 28.6437
608 km (377 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 5.1
14.91 km
9 years ago
On 2014-11-02 18:25:40
-10.9587, 29.7368
450 km (279 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 5.3
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-09-24 19:38:17
-8.5719, 29.8609
714 km (444 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-07-24 19:45:55
-14.1291, 25.6871
474 km (294 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.6
13.98 km
9 years ago
On 2014-07-14 13:21:01
-13.0528, 26.3914
445 km (276 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.4
14.13 km
9 years ago
On 2014-06-08 02:40:23
-12.273, 25.8226
543 km (337 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-04-21 07:23:22
-13.9263, 23.3613
724 km (450 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.6
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-03-03 02:05:14
-14.9909, 26.949
327 km (203 mi) โ†™ SW of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
10 years ago
On 2013-11-07 13:39:22
-8.882, 29.2072
685 km (426 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.6
10 km
10 years ago
On 2013-11-01 18:36:57
-8.8428, 31.2936
698 km (434 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.1
12.32 km
10 years ago
On 2013-10-02 14:23:18
-13.5635, 31.8713
257 km (159 mi) โ†— NE of Zambia
M 4.5
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-21 17:36:28
-14.18, 29.467
107 km (66 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-06-14 18:40:08
-9.236, 28.161
671 km (417 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4.7
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-03-31 06:12:07
-8.455, 30.286
728 km (452 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.6
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-02-29 05:11:34
-13.394, 24.222
647 km (402 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-02-03 04:49:12
-16.936, 27.636
331 km (206 mi) โ†™ SW of Zambia
M 4.5
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-12-04 05:07:06
-8.521, 30.057
720 km (447 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.1
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-07-21 13:55:53
-15.956, 25.977
444 km (275 mi) โ†™ SW of Zambia
M 5
7.4 km
12 years ago
On 2011-07-01 21:13:49
-9.565, 28.964
614 km (381 mi) โ†– NW of Zambia
M 4
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-26 18:24:22
-17.682, 27.18
423 km (263 mi) โ†“ S of Zambia
M 4.3
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-10-28 09:31:14
-14.692, 23.288
722 km (448 mi) โ† W of Zambia
M 4.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-12-07 18:32:57
-9.956, 33.645
686 km (426 mi) โ†‘ N of Zambia
M 4.5
10 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ Zambia

Zambia is a country in Eastern Africa that has experienced a total of 194 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Zambia 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 3 1.36%
M 2 5 2.27%
M 3 31 14.09%
M 4 128 58.18%
M 5 29 13.18%

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

When was the last earthquake in Zambia?

The last earthquake in Zambia was 2 months ago and struck 716 km (445 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.80 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Zambia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Zambia was a 5.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 30.0 kilometers. It struck 40 km E of Kaputa, Zambia or 729 km (453 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Zambia, 7 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Zambia?

In 2024, Zambia has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 2.59 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Zambia is struck by 0.22 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Zambia

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.