South Africa 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
  • 7 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South Africa:


A

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

B

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2006-02-22 22:19:07 UTC at 22:19
February 22, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.324, 33.583
160.2 km from Chipinge (99.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

C

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1969-09-29 20:03:30 UTC at 20:03
September 29, 1969 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.268, 19.386
13.2 km from Ceres (8.2 miles)

Coast Of South Africa

Depth: 15 km

D

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1951-03-19 09:29:38 UTC at 09:29
March 19, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.82, 33.649
209.2 km from Chipinge (130.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km