Southern and Central Africa has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1 earthquake in the past 7 days
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 21 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Southern and Central Africa:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-09-18 06:26:59 UTC at 06:26
September 18, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.17, 42.158
197.2 km from Ilha de Moçambique (122.2 miles)

Mozambique Channel

Depth: 10 km

B

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-09-09 13:25:04 UTC at 13:25
September 09, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.619, 44.895
20.2 km from Mtsamboro (12.2 miles)

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 10 km

C

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-08-23 03:18:24 UTC at 03:18
August 23, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.381, 26.101
173.2 km from Kindu (108.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

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2011-07-21 13:55:53 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 7 km depth
Namwala, Southern, Zambia

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-07-21 13:55:53 UTC at 13:55
July 21, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.956, 25.977
54.2 km from Namwala (33.2 miles)

Depth: 7 km

E

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-07-06 10:37:45 UTC at 10:37
July 06, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.195, 33.333
133.2 km from Chipinge (83.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

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2011-07-01 21:13:49 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kawambwa, Luapula, Zambia

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-07-01 21:13:49 UTC at 21:13
July 01, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.565, 28.964
28.2 km from Kawambwa (17.2 miles)

Lake Mweru, Congo Zambia

Depth: 10 km

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2011-06-10 08:28:13 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Vikindu, Pwani, Tanzania

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2011-06-10 08:28:13 UTC at 08:28
June 10, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.081, 39.635
38.2 km from Vikindu (23.2 miles)

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 10 km

H
2011-05-29 03:08:39 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Malindi, Kilifi, Kenya

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-05-29 03:08:39 UTC at 03:08
May 29, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.505, 39.503
104.2 km from Malindi (64.2 miles)

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 10 km

I

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
72.2 km from Beaufort West (45.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

J
2011-05-02 05:52:40 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Nchelenge, Luapula, Zambia

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2011-05-02 05:52:40 UTC at 05:52
May 02, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.467, 27.698
149.2 km from Nchelenge (93.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km



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2011-04-15 08:49:33 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Babati, Manyara, Tanzania

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2011-04-15 08:49:33 UTC at 08:49
April 15, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.249, 35.735
3.2 km from Babati (2.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

B

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
96.2 km from Upington (59.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

C
2011-04-03 04:37:59 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Mwaro, Mwaro, Burundi

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-04-03 04:37:59 UTC at 04:37
April 03, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.635, 29.601
17.2 km from Mwaro (11.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 10 km

D

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-03-15 03:25:19 UTC at 03:25
March 15, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.746, 31.231
16.2 km from Kigorobya (10.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Uganda

Depth: 10 km

E

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
8.2 km from Klerksdorp (5.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

F

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2011-03-08 20:31:38 UTC at 20:31
March 08, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.368, 34.407
29.2 km from Nkhata Bay (18.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G
2011-02-21 23:59:18 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Endasak, Manyara, Tanzania

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2011-02-21 23:59:18 UTC at 23:59
February 21, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.622, 35.702
30.2 km from Endasak (19.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

H

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
89.2 km from Upington (55.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

I

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 (55.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

J
2011-01-19 18:55:39 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kintinku, Singida, Tanzania

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-19 18:55:39 UTC at 18:55
January 19, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.602, 35.682
58.2 km from Kintinku (36.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km



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4.8 magnitude earthquake

2011-01-17 08:22:27 UTC at 08:22
January 17, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.6, 30.768
57.2 km from Bunia (35.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Congo

Depth: 10 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 (55.2 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 (57.2 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 (53.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-27 22:10:08 UTC at 22:10
December 27, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.175, 33.334
32.2 km from Njeru (20.2 miles)

Lake Victoria, Uganda

Depth: 10 km

F

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-26 20:32:28 UTC at 20:32
December 26, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.786, 24.995
114.2 km from Bukama (70.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

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2010-12-18 00:37:32 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 5 km depth
Uvinza, Kigoma, Tanzania

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-18 00:37:32 UTC at 00:37
December 18, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.935, 30.152
32.2 km from Uvinza (20.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

Depth: 5 km

H
2010-12-16 08:01:09 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Mtwara, Mtwara, Tanzania

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-16 08:01:09 UTC at 08:01
December 16, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.079, 41.104
165.2 km from Mtwara (102.2 miles)

Coast Of Tanzania

Depth: 10 km

I

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-12 20:34:20 UTC at 20:34
December 12, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.804, 29.67
40.2 km from Beni (25.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 10 km

J

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2010-12-11 05:16:28 UTC at 05:16
December 11, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.02, 25.716
80.2 km from Kisangani (49.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km