Latest earthquakes near Brunei today

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List of latest earthquakes near Brunei.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 14, 2024 08:15
(Brunei)
M 2.3 226 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Apr 8, 2024 21:59
(Brunei)
M 2.2 291 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Apr 3, 2024 22:10
(Brunei)
M 3.8 256 km E
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Feb 6, 2024 22:12
(Brunei)
M 2.3 289 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Dec 9, 2023 15:13
(Brunei)
M 2.0 224 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Dec 2, 2023 16:30
(Brunei)
M 2.6 279 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Sep 17, 2023 10:37
(Brunei)
M 2.2 234 km E
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 31, 2023 07:13
(Brunei)
M 3.7 225 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 22, 2023 00:46
(Brunei)
M 2.1 221 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 12, 2023 19:05
(Brunei)
M 2.9 254 km ESE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 10, 2023 05:09
(Brunei)
M 2.5 236 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 20, 2023 15:55
(Brunei)
M 2.2 221 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Apr 3, 2023 03:32
(Brunei)
M 5.5 198 km NNE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Mar 31, 2023 01:52
(Brunei)
M 2.8 199 km E
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Mar 27, 2023 01:45
(Brunei)
M 2.3 243 km ESE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Feb 24, 2023 17:06
(Brunei)
M 2.5 290 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Feb 23, 2023 18:42
(Brunei)
M 2.4 259 km E
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Feb 17, 2021 22:30
(Brunei)
M 4.4 285 km ESE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 30, 2020 09:58
(Brunei)
M 4.9 277 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 3, 2019 23:31
(Brunei)
M 4.5 293 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Mar 8, 2018 21:06
(Brunei)
M 5.2 225 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Dec 21, 2015 02:47
(Brunei)
M 6.1 329 km ESE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Oct 1, 2015 08:49
(Brunei)
M 5.2 247 km NW
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jul 27, 2015 00:10
(Brunei)
M 4.6 262 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 23, 2015 17:32
(Brunei)
M 4.5 225 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Brunei

Brunei Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
1 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.3
Apr 14, 2024 08:15

Average

A total of 15 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Brunei in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 1 earthquakes per year

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Brunei in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Brunei 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 Brunei (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 10 66.67%
Mag. 5 4 26.67%
Mag. 6 1 6.67%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Brunei

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Jun 5, 2015 07:15.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.1
On Jun 2, 1951 14:47.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Brunei occurred on Jun 5, 2015 07:15 local time (Asia/Brunei timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 215 kilometers (134 mi) north-east of Bandar Seri Begawan, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Brunei in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.1 earthquake struck on Jun 2, 1951 14:47, 297 kilometers (185 mi) north-east of Bandar Seri Begawan. It is the strongest earthquake near Brunei 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 Brunei 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 Brunei.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Brunei.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 5, 2015 07:15
(Brunei)
M 6.0 215 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Apr 3, 2023 03:32
(Brunei)
M 5.5 198 km NNE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 13, 2015 02:29
(Brunei)
M 5.3 242 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Mar 8, 2018 21:06
(Brunei)
M 5.2 225 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Oct 1, 2015 08:49
(Brunei)
M 5.2 247 km NW
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 30, 2020 09:58
(Brunei)
M 4.9 277 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 5, 2015 23:13
(Brunei)
M 4.7 200 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jul 27, 2015 00:10
(Brunei)
M 4.6 262 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Jun 6, 2015 13:45
(Brunei)
M 4.6 237 km NE
from Bandar Seri Begawan
Aug 3, 2019 23:31
(Brunei)
M 4.5 293 km ENE
from Bandar Seri Begawan

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Brunei

Earthquakes by region of Brunei

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Brunei?

A 2.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Brunei on the morning of April 14, 2024 at 08:15 local time (Asia/Brunei). The center of this earthquake was located 226km north-east of Bandar Seri Begawan at a depth of 19km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Brunei in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Brunei?

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Brunei on the afternoon of June 2, 1951 at 14:47 local time (Asia/Brunei). The center of this earthquake was located 297km north-east of Bandar Seri Begawan at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Brunei since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Brunei?

In the past 10 years, 15 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Brunei. This averages to 2 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 243 days.