Latest earthquakes near Victoria, British Columbia today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Victoria? If an earthquake is happening right now near Victoria, it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Victoria.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 13, 2024 01:57
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 206 km SSE
from Victoria
Apr 12, 2024 20:49
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 43 km S
from Victoria
Apr 12, 2024 14:34
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 233 km ENE
from Victoria
Apr 9, 2024 14:59
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 294 km SSE
from Victoria
Apr 9, 2024 08:54
(Vancouver)
M 2.5 296 km WNW
from Victoria
Apr 6, 2024 14:30
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 93 km WSW
from Victoria
Apr 4, 2024 14:11
(Vancouver)
M 2.1 231 km ENE
from Victoria
Apr 2, 2024 15:28
(Vancouver)
M 2.3 197 km SSE
from Victoria
Apr 2, 2024 14:20
(Vancouver)
M 2.9 209 km SSE
from Victoria
Mar 31, 2024 22:08
(Vancouver)
M 2.8 93 km SE
from Victoria
Mar 31, 2024 17:17
(Vancouver)
M 3.4 283 km WNW
from Victoria
Mar 29, 2024 14:36
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 234 km ENE
from Victoria
Mar 29, 2024 09:53
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 203 km SSE
from Victoria
Mar 27, 2024 04:31
(Vancouver)
M 2.6 277 km NNW
from Victoria
Mar 27, 2024 02:09
(Vancouver)
M 2.1 124 km SE
from Victoria
Mar 26, 2024 10:09
(Vancouver)
M 2.5 251 km SSE
from Victoria
Mar 25, 2024 23:50
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 204 km SSE
from Victoria
Mar 25, 2024 01:01
(Vancouver)
M 2.6 124 km SE
from Victoria
Mar 24, 2024 01:33
(Vancouver)
M 2.8 59 km SE
from Victoria
Mar 23, 2024 15:55
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 72 km NE
from Victoria
Mar 23, 2024 03:51
(Vancouver)
M 2.2 257 km ESE
from Victoria
Mar 22, 2024 10:21
(Vancouver)
M 2.1 230 km ENE
from Victoria
Mar 22, 2024 02:14
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 248 km ESE
from Victoria
Mar 21, 2024 00:04
(Vancouver)
M 2.4 110 km WNW
from Victoria
Mar 19, 2024 14:49
(Vancouver)
M 2.0 293 km SSE
from Victoria

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Victoria

Victoria Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
1 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Apr 13, 2024 01:57

Average

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

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

Magnitude Distribution

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

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 Victoria occurred on Nov 25, 2022 19:50 local time (America/Vancouver timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.9 and struck 221 kilometers (137 mi) west-northwest of Victoria, at a depth of 33 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Victoria in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.5 earthquake struck on Jun 23, 1946 10:13, 191 kilometers (119 mi) west-northwest of Victoria. It is the strongest earthquake near Victoria 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 Victoria, 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 Victoria.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Victoria.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 25, 2022 19:50
(Vancouver)
M 4.9 221 km WNW
from Victoria
Dec 29, 2015 23:39
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 17 km NNE
from Victoria
Jan 7, 2015 18:02
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 187 km WNW
from Victoria
Jul 12, 2019 02:51
(Vancouver)
M 4.6 117 km ESE
from Victoria
Jan 24, 2020 13:35
(Vancouver)
M 4.5 136 km W
from Victoria
Oct 8, 2023 19:21
(Vancouver)
M 4.3 66 km SE
from Victoria
Feb 18, 2015 01:04
(Vancouver)
M 4.2 235 km SE
from Victoria
Nov 19, 2018 03:09
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 83 km S
from Victoria
Feb 22, 2017 20:59
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 109 km SSE
from Victoria
Dec 24, 2023 07:14
(Vancouver)
M 4.0 75 km SSE
from Victoria

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Nearest earthquakes from Victoria

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Victoria, 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 Victoria.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 29, 2015 23:39
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 17 km NNE
from Victoria
Oct 8, 2023 19:21
(Vancouver)
M 4.3 66 km SE
from Victoria
Dec 24, 2023 07:14
(Vancouver)
M 4.0 75 km SSE
from Victoria
Nov 19, 2018 03:09
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 83 km S
from Victoria
Feb 22, 2017 20:59
(Vancouver)
M 4.1 109 km SSE
from Victoria
Jul 12, 2019 02:51
(Vancouver)
M 4.6 117 km ESE
from Victoria
Jan 24, 2020 13:35
(Vancouver)
M 4.5 136 km W
from Victoria
Jan 7, 2015 18:02
(Vancouver)
M 4.8 187 km WNW
from Victoria
Nov 25, 2022 19:50
(Vancouver)
M 4.9 221 km WNW
from Victoria
Feb 18, 2015 01:04
(Vancouver)
M 4.2 235 km SE
from Victoria

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Victoria

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Victoria, British Columbia?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Victoria on the night of April 13, 2024 at 01:57 local time (America/Vancouver). The center of this earthquake was located 206km south-southeast of Victoria at a depth of 12km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Victoria, British Columbia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Victoria, British Columbia?

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Victoria on the morning of June 23, 1946 at 10:13 local time (America/Vancouver). The center of this earthquake was located 191km northwest of Victoria at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Victoria since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Victoria, British Columbia?

In the past 10 years, 10 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Victoria. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 365 days.