Latest earthquakes near Delta, British Columbia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Delta.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 23, 2024 10:50
(Vancouver)
M 2.3 262 km SSE
from Delta
May 21, 2024 16:05
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 257 km SSE
from Delta
May 20, 2024 11:51
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 289 km S
from Delta
May 14, 2024 15:02
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 177 km E
from Delta
May 11, 2024 00:57
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 49 km SSE
from Delta
May 1, 2024 14:22
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 176 km E
from Delta
Apr 29, 2024 20:31
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 153 km SSE
from Delta
Apr 13, 2024 01:57
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 265 km SSE
from Delta
Apr 12, 2024 20:49
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 127 km SSW
from Delta
Apr 12, 2024 14:34
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 176 km E
from Delta
Apr 6, 2024 14:30
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 165 km SW
from Delta
Apr 4, 2024 14:11
(Vancouver)
M 2.1 176 km E
from Delta
Apr 2, 2024 15:28
(Vancouver)
M 2.3 271 km S
from Delta
Apr 2, 2024 14:20
(Vancouver)
M 2.9 282 km S
from Delta
Mar 31, 2024 22:08
(Vancouver)
M 2.8 154 km S
from Delta
Mar 31, 2024 17:17
(Vancouver)
M 3.4 284 km W
from Delta
Mar 29, 2024 14:36
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 177 km E
from Delta
Mar 29, 2024 09:53
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 264 km SSE
from Delta
Mar 27, 2024 15:26
(Vancouver)
M 2.7 262 km NNW
from Delta
Mar 27, 2024 04:31
(Vancouver)
M 2.6 214 km NNW
from Delta
Mar 27, 2024 02:09
(Vancouver)
M 2.1 183 km SSE
from Delta
Mar 25, 2024 23:50
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 273 km S
from Delta
Mar 25, 2024 01:01
(Vancouver)
M 2.6 172 km SSE
from Delta
Mar 24, 2024 01:33
(Vancouver)
M 2.8 115 km S
from Delta
Mar 23, 2024 15:55
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 40 km SE
from Delta

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Delta

Delta Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
1 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.3
May 23, 2024 10:50

Average

A total of 12 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Delta, British Columbia in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Delta in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Delta 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 Delta (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 12 100.0%
Mag. 5 0 0.0%
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 Delta

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.9
On Nov 25, 2022 19:50.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.5
On Jun 23, 1946 10:13.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Delta occurred on Nov 25, 2022 19:50 local time (America/Vancouver timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.9 and struck 232 kilometers (144 mi) west of Delta, at a depth of 33 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Delta in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.5 earthquake struck on Jun 23, 1946 10:13, 168 kilometers (104 mi) west of Delta. It is the strongest earthquake near Delta 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 Delta, British Columbia 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 Delta.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Delta.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 25, 2022 19:50
(Vancouver)
M 4.9 232 km W
from Delta
Dec 29, 2015 23:39
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 68 km SSW
from Delta
Jan 7, 2015 18:02
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 199 km W
from Delta
Dec 17, 2023 15:23
(Vancouver)
M 4.7 242 km NNW
from Delta
Jul 12, 2019 02:51
(Vancouver)
M 4.6 156 km SSE
from Delta
Jan 24, 2020 13:35
(Vancouver)
M 4.5 179 km WSW
from Delta
Oct 8, 2023 19:21
(Vancouver)
M 4.3 124 km S
from Delta
Sep 1, 2015 09:42
(Vancouver)
M 4.2 300 km ESE
from Delta
Feb 18, 2015 01:04
(Vancouver)
M 4.2 264 km SE
from Delta
Nov 19, 2018 03:09
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 168 km SSW
from Delta

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Nearest earthquakes from Delta

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Delta, British Columbia. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Delta.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 29, 2015 23:39
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 68 km SSW
from Delta
Oct 8, 2023 19:21
(Vancouver)
M 4.3 124 km S
from Delta
Dec 24, 2023 07:14
(Vancouver)
M 4.0 147 km S
from Delta
Jul 12, 2019 02:51
(Vancouver)
M 4.6 156 km SSE
from Delta
Nov 19, 2018 03:09
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 168 km SSW
from Delta
Jan 24, 2020 13:35
(Vancouver)
M 4.5 179 km WSW
from Delta
Feb 22, 2017 20:59
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 185 km S
from Delta
Jan 7, 2015 18:02
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 199 km W
from Delta
Nov 25, 2022 19:50
(Vancouver)
M 4.9 232 km W
from Delta
Dec 17, 2023 15:23
(Vancouver)
M 4.7 242 km NNW
from Delta

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Delta

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Delta, British Columbia?

A 2.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Delta on the morning of May 23, 2024 at 10:50 local time (America/Vancouver). The center of this earthquake was located 262km south-southeast of Delta at a depth of 12km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Delta, British Columbia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Delta, British Columbia?

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Delta on the morning of June 23, 1946 at 10:13 local time (America/Vancouver). The center of this earthquake was located 168km west-northwest of Delta at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Delta since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Delta, British Columbia?

In the past 10 years, 12 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Delta. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 304 days.