Latest earthquakes near Angola today

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List of latest earthquakes near Angola.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 31, 2023 10:27
(Luanda)
M 4.3 111 km S
from Cuito
Nov 14, 2022 16:29
(Luanda)
M 4.3 151 km SE
from Saurimo
May 21, 2020 13:57
(Luanda)
M 5.1 226 km ENE
from Luau
Sep 7, 2019 19:49
(Luanda)
M 4.6 230 km SE
from Luena
Oct 5, 2018 16:48
(Luanda)
M 4.3 286 km SSW
from Luanda
Oct 14, 2016 01:32
(Luanda)
M 4.4 31 km SW
from Moçâmedes
Feb 25, 2015 00:43
(Luanda)
M 5.1 142 km ENE
from Luau
Nov 10, 2014 02:28
(Luanda)
M 4.1 112 km WNW
from Huambo

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Recent Angola Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Angola. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Angola and elsewhere.

Angola Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.3
Aug 31, 2023 10:27

Average

A total of 8 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Angola in the past 10 years.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Angola with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Angola in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Angola during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Angola (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 6 75.0%
Mag. 5 2 25.0%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Angola

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.1
On Feb 25, 2015 00:43.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 5.1
On Feb 25, 2015 00:43.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Angola occurred on Feb 25, 2015 00:43 local time (Africa/Luanda timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.1 and struck 142 kilometers (88 mi) east-northeast of Luau, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Angola in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Angola in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Angola.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Angola.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Feb 25, 2015 00:43
(Luanda)
M 5.1 142 km ENE
from Luau
May 21, 2020 13:57
(Luanda)
M 5.1 226 km ENE
from Luau
Sep 7, 2019 19:49
(Luanda)
M 4.6 230 km SE
from Luena
Oct 14, 2016 01:32
(Luanda)
M 4.4 31 km SW
from Moçâmedes
Aug 31, 2023 10:27
(Luanda)
M 4.3 111 km S
from Cuito
Nov 14, 2022 16:29
(Luanda)
M 4.3 151 km SE
from Saurimo
Oct 5, 2018 16:48
(Luanda)
M 4.3 286 km SSW
from Luanda
Nov 10, 2014 02:28
(Luanda)
M 4.1 112 km WNW
from Huambo

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Earthquakes by region of Angola

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Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Angola.

When was the last earthquake in Angola?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Angola on the morning of August 31, 2023 at 10:27 local time (Africa/Luanda). The center of this earthquake was located 111km south of Cuito at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Angola in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Angola?

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Angola on the night of February 25, 2015 at 00:43 local time (Africa/Luanda). The center of this earthquake was located 142km east-northeast of Luau at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Angola since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Angola?

In the past 10 years, 8 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Angola. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 456 days.