Botswana has had: (M1.5 or greater)

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

The largest earthquake in Botswana:


A

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-05 00:55:50 UTC at 00:55
April 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.596, 25.049
141.2 km from Moijabana (88.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

B

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-03 17:40:18 UTC at 17:40
April 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.658, 25.147
131.2 km from Moijabana (81.2 miles)

Depth: 29 km

C

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1999-04-22 22:19:36 UTC at 22:19
April 22, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.953, 26.635
10.2 km from Welkom (6.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

D

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-07-21 08:45:49 UTC at 08:45
July 21, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.857, 26.619
4.2 km from Klerksdorp (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

E

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1991-12-01 20:03:10 UTC at 20:03
December 01, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.878, 26.664
2.2 km from Klerksdorp (1.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 9 km

F

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1991-05-10 01:12:38 UTC at 01:12
May 10, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.352, 25.016
53.2 km from Kasane (33.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

G

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1988-01-05 06:41:16 UTC at 06:41
January 05, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.807, 26.639
5.2 km from Klerksdorp (3.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

H

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1987-07-30 12:46:27 UTC at 12:46
July 30, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.849, 26.536
12.2 km from Klerksdorp (8.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

I

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1984-01-28 13:16:08 UTC at 13:16
January 28, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.885, 26.694
4.2 km from Klerksdorp (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km

J

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1983-06-06 10:48:50 UTC at 10:48
June 06, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.885, 26.664
3.2 km from Klerksdorp (2.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 5 km



A

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1974-07-23 14:09:56 UTC at 14:09
July 23, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.604, 26.996
16.2 km from Potchefstroom (10.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 33 km

B

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1974-06-24 15:12:57 UTC at 15:12
June 24, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.266, 27.261
17.2 km from Carletonville (10.2 miles)

Depth: 16 km

C

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1974-05-14 06:51:15 UTC at 06:51
May 14, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.272, 27.533
12.2 km from Westonaria (7.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

D

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-01 15:49:29 UTC at 15:49
February 01, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.882, 26.05
21.2 km from Livingstone (13.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1973-10-01 19:26:23 UTC at 19:26
October 01, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.015, 27.373
37.2 km from Randfontein (23.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

F

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1973-09-30 06:58:29 UTC at 06:58
September 30, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.605, 26.618
27.2 km from Klerksdorp (17.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 33 km

G

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1973-08-29 15:06:05 UTC at 15:06
August 29, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.484, 29.245
56.2 km from Mathathane (34.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

H

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1973-07-05 17:59:47 UTC at 17:59
July 05, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.031, 27.425
32.2 km from Randfontein (20.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I
1972-12-18 01:18:57 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 15 km depth
Gwembe, Southern, Zambia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1972-12-18 01:18:57 UTC at 01:18
December 18, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.64, 28.017
46.2 km from Gwembe (28.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

J
1963-09-23 09:01:56 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Siavonga, Southern, Zambia

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1963-09-23 09:01:56 UTC at 09:01
September 23, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.632, 28.424
32.2 km from Siavonga (19.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km



A
1968-05-15 07:51:18 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 25 km depth
Namwala, Southern, Zambia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1968-05-15 07:51:18 UTC at 07:51
May 15, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.894, 26.113
38.2 km from Namwala (23.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

B
1952-10-11 01:24:03 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 15 km depth
Maun, North West, Botswana

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1952-10-11 01:24:03 UTC at 01:24
October 11, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.612, 23.27
43.2 km from Maun (27.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

C
1952-09-11 08:23:39 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 15 km depth
Maun, North West, Botswana

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1952-09-11 08:23:39 UTC at 08:23
September 11, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.628, 23.258
42.2 km from Maun (26.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km


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