Tanzania 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
  • 11 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Tanzania:

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1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Mpanda, Katavi, Tanzania

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC at 11:37
December 13, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.351, 31.27
22.2 km from Mpanda (13.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

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1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 15 km depth
Matai, Rukwa, Tanzania

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC at 21:06
July 08, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.174, 31.566
14.2 km from Matai (9.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

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1928-01-06 19:31:59 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Baringo, Baringo, Kenya

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1928-01-06 19:31:59 UTC at 19:31
January 06, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.34, 35.86
18.2 km from Baringo (11.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

D

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2005-12-05 12:19:56 UTC at 12:19
December 05, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.224, 29.83
76.2 km from Kalemie (47.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 22 km

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1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Chama, Eastern, Zambia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC at 05:05
May 01, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.421, 33.116
23.2 km from Chama (14.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

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6.6 magnitude earthquake

1966-03-20 01:42:53 UTC at 01:42
March 20, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.622, 29.863
22.2 km from Margherita (14.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 29 km

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2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 34 km depth
Nkove, Rukwa, Tanzania

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC at 02:25
October 02, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.977, 30.709
15.2 km from Nkove (9.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 34 km

H

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1964-05-07 05:45:32 UTC at 05:45
May 07, 1964 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.083, 35.243
15.2 km from Dongobesh (9.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 09:05:38 UTC at 09:05
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.536, 29.031
19.2 km from Uvira (12.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 13 km

J

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1952-06-30 21:04:30 UTC at 21:04
June 30, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.36, 29.914
53.2 km from Rukungiri (33.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Uganda

Depth: 15 km



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6.4 magnitude earthquake

1992-09-11 03:57:26 UTC at 03:57
September 11, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.087, 26.651
29.2 km from Kabalo (18.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

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1985-05-14 18:11:08 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Madimba, Mtwara, Tanzania

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1985-05-14 18:11:08 UTC at 18:11
May 14, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.562, 41.424
120.2 km from Madimba (75.2 miles)

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 10 km

C

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 09:14:59 UTC at 09:14
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.25, 29.16
16.2 km from Uvira (10.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km

D

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2002-10-24 06:08:37 UTC at 06:08
October 24, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.884, 29.004
34.2 km from Goma (21.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 11 km

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6.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-02-05 23:34:09 UTC at 23:34
February 05, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.593, 30.037
13.2 km from Bundibugyo (8.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Uganda

Depth: 14 km

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6.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-03-10 21:49:45 UTC at 21:49
March 10, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.702, 34.42
9.2 km from Salima (5.2 miles)

Lake Malawi, Mozambique

Depth: 30 km

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1928-01-10 02:25:37 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Eldoret, Uasin Gishu, Kenya

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1928-01-10 02:25:37 UTC at 02:25
January 10, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.383, 35.419
22.2 km from Eldoret (13.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-19 23:19:15 UTC at 23:19
December 19, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.108, 33.818
23.2 km from Karonga (14.2 miles)

Depth: 6 km

I
1985-05-14 13:24:57 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Madimba, Mtwara, Tanzania

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1985-05-14 13:24:57 UTC at 13:24
May 14, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.61, 41.423
121.2 km from Madimba (75.2 miles)

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 10 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1954-07-03 00:32:59 UTC at 00:32
July 03, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.471, 29.097
9.2 km from Uvira (5.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km



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5.9 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-08 03:08:57 UTC at 03:08
December 08, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.948, 33.878
6.2 km from Karonga (3.2 miles)

Depth: 8 km

B

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2007-06-15 18:49:53 UTC at 18:49
June 15, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.719, 30.834
54.2 km from Kigorobya (33.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Congo

Depth: 24 km

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2007-07-17 14:10:42 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 8 km depth
Longido, Arusha, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2007-07-17 14:10:42 UTC at 14:10
July 17, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.734, 36.362
37.2 km from Longido (23.2 miles)

Depth: 8 km

D

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2008-02-03 07:34:12 UTC at 07:34
February 03, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.296, 28.9
20.2 km from Cyangugu (12.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km

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1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 25 km depth
Chala, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC at 00:45
August 18, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.433, 31.751
55.2 km from Chala (34.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 25 km

F
1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kirando, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC at 18:13
September 21, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.36, 30.37
26.2 km from Kirando (16.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 10 km

G

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 05:38:14 UTC at 05:38
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.672, 29.146
30.2 km from Uvira (19.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km

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1951-11-01 11:10:37 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 15 km depth
Mbulu, Manyara, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1951-11-01 11:10:37 UTC at 11:10
November 01, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.865, 35.686
17.2 km from Mbulu (10.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I
2016-09-10 12:27:33 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 40 km depth
Nsunga, Kagera, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-10 12:27:33 UTC at 12:27
September 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.03, 31.56
23.2 km from Nsunga (14.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

J
2017-02-24 00:32:17 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 26 km depth
Kaputa, Northern, Zambia

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-24 00:32:17 UTC at 00:32
February 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.47, 30.085
46.2 km from Kaputa (28.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 26 km