Latest earthquakes near Austria today

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List of latest earthquakes near Austria.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2024 17:46
(Vienna)
M 2.0 191 km SSW
from Innsbruck
Apr 12, 2024 14:55
(Vienna)
M 2.2 249 km S
from Innsbruck
Apr 12, 2024 12:29
(Vienna)
M 2.0 165 km WNW
from Dornbirn
Apr 11, 2024 23:00
(Vienna)
M 2.5 288 km NE
from Vienna
Apr 11, 2024 14:45
(Vienna)
M 2.4 264 km NNW
from Linz
Apr 10, 2024 17:43
(Vienna)
M 2.4 263 km NNW
from Linz
Apr 10, 2024 12:20
(Vienna)
M 2.1 220 km WNW
from Dornbirn
Apr 9, 2024 18:29
(Vienna)
M 2.2 233 km W
from Dornbirn
Apr 8, 2024 12:00
(Vienna)
M 2.3 239 km WNW
from Dornbirn
Apr 7, 2024 16:50
(Vienna)
M 2.5 213 km W
from Dornbirn
Apr 7, 2024 16:46
(Vienna)
M 2.4 182 km WSW
from Dornbirn
Apr 7, 2024 16:27
(Vienna)
M 2.5 213 km W
from Dornbirn
Apr 7, 2024 05:27
(Vienna)
M 2.3 118 km WSW
from Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
Apr 5, 2024 16:39
(Vienna)
M 2.2 170 km NW
from Dornbirn
Apr 5, 2024 14:52
(Vienna)
M 2.1 164 km WSW
from Dornbirn
Apr 5, 2024 14:28
(Vienna)
M 3.4 118 km WSW
from Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
Apr 5, 2024 12:10
(Vienna)
M 2.1 212 km W
from Dornbirn
Apr 5, 2024 12:03
(Vienna)
M 2.2 239 km WNW
from Dornbirn
Apr 4, 2024 13:28
(Vienna)
M 3.3 56 km SW
from Salzburg
Apr 4, 2024 13:08
(Vienna)
M 2.1 286 km S
from Innsbruck
Apr 4, 2024 06:22
(Vienna)
M 2.6 291 km NE
from Vienna
Apr 2, 2024 17:10
(Vienna)
M 2.2 187 km NNW
from Innsbruck
Apr 2, 2024 05:36
(Vienna)
M 2.0 117 km WSW
from Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
Mar 30, 2024 15:22
(Vienna)
M 2.2 220 km WNW
from Dornbirn
Mar 30, 2024 00:05
(Vienna)
M 3.0 293 km NE
from Vienna

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Austria

Austria Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
8 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Apr 13, 2024 17:46

Average

A total of 81 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Austria in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 8 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Austria in 2020. A total of 21 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Austria that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Austria in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Austria 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 Austria (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 79 97.53%
Mag. 5 1 1.23%
Mag. 6 1 1.23%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Austria

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Dec 29, 2020 12:19.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.5
On May 6, 1976 21:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Austria occurred on Dec 29, 2020 12:19 local time (Europe/Vienna timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 193 kilometers (120 mi) south-southeast of Graz, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Austria in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.5 earthquake struck on May 6, 1976 21:00, 84 kilometers (52 mi) south-southeast of Klagenfurt am Wörthersee. It is the strongest earthquake near Austria in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Austria 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 Austria.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Austria.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 29, 2020 12:19
(Vienna)
M 6.4 193 km SSE
from Graz
Mar 22, 2020 06:24
(Vienna)
M 5.3 258 km S
from Vienna
Dec 29, 2020 12:23
(Vienna)
M 4.9 196 km SSE
from Graz
Dec 28, 2020 06:28
(Vienna)
M 4.8 189 km SSE
from Graz
Feb 16, 2023 10:47
(Vienna)
M 4.7 187 km S
from Klagenfurt am Wörthersee
Jan 6, 2021 18:01
(Vienna)
M 4.7 192 km SSE
from Graz
Apr 6, 2021 10:54
(Vienna)
M 4.7 216 km SSE
from Graz
Dec 29, 2020 15:36
(Vienna)
M 4.6 232 km S
from Innsbruck
Mar 22, 2020 07:01
(Vienna)
M 4.6 257 km S
from Vienna
Nov 1, 2020 14:15
(Vienna)
M 4.6 273 km SSE
from Klagenfurt am Wörthersee

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Austria

Earthquakes by region of Austria

Click the links below for earthquake reports for regions in Austria.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Austria?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Austria on the afternoon of April 13, 2024 at 17:46 local time (Europe/Vienna). The center of this earthquake was located 191km south-southwest of Innsbruck at a depth of 6km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Austria in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Austria?

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Austria on the evening of May 6, 1976 at 21:00 local time (Europe/Vienna). The center of this earthquake was located 84km west-southwest of Klagenfurt am Wörthersee at a depth of 9km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Austria since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Austria?

In the past 10 years, 81 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Austria. This averages to 8 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 45 days.