South Africa has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes today
  • 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 0 earthquakes in the past month
  • 4 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South Africa:

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A

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-21 23:14:46 UTC at 23:14
August 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.475, 27.74
19.2 km from Westonaria (12.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 10 km

B

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 10:22:33 UTC at 10:22
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.972, 26.709
4.2 km from Orkney (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 4 km

C

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-06-15 14:16:25 UTC at 14:16
June 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.989, 26.744
7.2 km from Orkney (4.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2013-12-02 19:18:06 UTC at 19:18
December 02, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.954, 28.693
40.2 km from Siyabuswa (25.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

E

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-07-07 14:52:14 UTC at 14:52
July 07, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -25.821, 30.555
49.2 km from Barberton (30.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

F

3.9 magnitude earthquake

2013-06-22 05:08:10 UTC at 05:08
June 22, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.74, 27.388
15.2 km from Thabazimbi (9.2 miles)

Depth: 9 km

G

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2012-08-16 15:39:04 UTC at 15:39
August 16, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.352, 27.705
6.2 km from Westonaria (4.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

H

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2012-07-12 14:28:58 UTC at 14:28
July 12, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.323, 27.518
13.2 km from Westonaria (8.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

I

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2012-05-27 18:56:32 UTC at 18:56
May 27, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.139, 30.821
15.2 km from Piet Retief (9.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

J

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2012-05-23 22:37:23 UTC at 22:37
May 23, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.957, 26.788
11.2 km from Stilfontein (7.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km



A

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2012-03-14 19:29:27 UTC at 19:29
March 14, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.825, 26.738
5.2 km from Stilfontein (3.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2012-03-14 19:26:52 UTC at 19:26
March 14, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.813, 26.579
11.2 km from Allanridge (6.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2011-12-18 18:07:06 UTC at 18:07
December 18, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.581, 20.392
85.2 km from Upington (52.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 10 km

D

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2011-10-05 20:49:21 UTC at 20:49
October 05, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.065, 26.729
9.2 km from Welkom (5.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2011-10-05 20:48:59 UTC at 20:48
October 05, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.949, 26.705
4.2 km from Welkom (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

F

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-09-21 12:20:12 UTC at 12:20
September 21, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.35, 27.388
18.2 km from Fochville (11.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

G

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-05-14 14:10:41 UTC at 14:10
May 14, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.881, 22.12
78.2 km from Oudtshoorn (48.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

H

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2011-04-06 23:34:53 UTC at 23:34
April 06, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.721, 20.32
95.2 km from Upington (59.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

I

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-03-09 21:35:45 UTC at 21:35
March 09, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.822, 26.585
9.2 km from Klerksdorp (5.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

J

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2011-02-21 21:19:12 UTC at 21:19
February 21, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.594, 20.356
88.2 km from Upington (55.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km



A

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-25 02:39:53 UTC at 02:39
January 25, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.721, 20.404
88.2 km from Upington (54.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-13 17:36:55 UTC at 17:36
January 13, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.707, 20.399
88.2 km from Upington (54.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

C

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-12 06:14:20 UTC at 06:14
January 12, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.698, 20.36
91.2 km from Upington (56.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

D

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-07 12:56:42 UTC at 12:56
January 07, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.804, 20.478
85.2 km from Upington (52.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2010-11-12 22:53:46 UTC at 22:53
November 12, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.386, 27.425
13.2 km from Fochville (8.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

F

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2010-06-14 11:51:56 UTC at 11:51
June 14, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.415, 27.474
8.2 km from Fochville (4.2 miles)

Depth: 2 km

G

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2010-06-07 13:21:40 UTC at 13:21
June 07, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.992, 26.82
15.2 km from Orkney (9.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 2 km

H
2010-05-08 05:31:53 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Manjacaze, Gaza, Mozambique

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2010-05-08 05:31:53 UTC at 05:31
May 08, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.855, 33.764
19.2 km from Manjacaze (12.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

I

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2010-02-15 21:09:16 UTC at 21:09
February 15, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.972, 26.804
13.2 km from Orkney (8.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 2 km

J

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2010-02-14 01:02:16 UTC at 01:02
February 14, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.495, 27.577
7.2 km from Fochville (4.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 2 km