Latest earthquakes near Yukon, Canada today

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List of latest earthquakes near Yukon.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 25, 2024 20:37
(Whitehorse)
M 2.2 256 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 25, 2024 11:01
(Whitehorse)
M 2.3 240 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 23, 2024 20:46
(Whitehorse)
M 2.0 269 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 20, 2024 12:45
(Whitehorse)
M 2.8 262 km WSW
from Whitehorse
May 20, 2024 12:21
(Whitehorse)
M 3.3 255 km WSW
from Whitehorse
May 20, 2024 06:15
(Whitehorse)
M 2.2 254 km WSW
from Whitehorse
May 18, 2024 19:35
(Whitehorse)
M 3.2 213 km SSE
from Whitehorse
May 18, 2024 15:50
(Whitehorse)
M 2.5 217 km S
from Whitehorse
May 16, 2024 11:43
(Whitehorse)
M 2.6 166 km SSW
from Whitehorse
May 15, 2024 10:02
(Whitehorse)
M 2.1 252 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 12, 2024 15:49
(Whitehorse)
M 2.2 265 km WSW
from Whitehorse
May 10, 2024 16:34
(Whitehorse)
M 2.5 274 km SSW
from Whitehorse
May 9, 2024 02:15
(Whitehorse)
M 3.0 266 km WNW
from Whitehorse
May 7, 2024 21:16
(Whitehorse)
M 2.7 222 km N
from Whitehorse
May 1, 2024 03:30
(Whitehorse)
M 2.0 245 km SW
from Whitehorse
Apr 28, 2024 14:42
(Whitehorse)
M 2.0 214 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Apr 27, 2024 01:51
(Whitehorse)
M 2.3 277 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Apr 27, 2024 01:51
(Whitehorse)
M 2.5 275 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Apr 26, 2024 23:34
(Whitehorse)
M 2.1 259 km WSW
from Whitehorse
Apr 25, 2024 06:31
(Whitehorse)
M 3.2 214 km ENE
from Whitehorse
Apr 24, 2024 18:18
(Whitehorse)
M 2.0 278 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Apr 22, 2024 06:37
(Whitehorse)
M 3.4 218 km S
from Whitehorse
Apr 18, 2024 06:33
(Whitehorse)
M 2.2 252 km SW
from Whitehorse
Apr 17, 2024 19:54
(Whitehorse)
M 2.6 252 km SW
from Whitehorse
Apr 15, 2024 04:20
(Whitehorse)
M 2.0 217 km W
from Whitehorse

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Yukon

Yukon Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
6 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 25, 2024 20:37

Average

A total of 65 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Yukon, Canada in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 6 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Yukon in 2017. A total of 23 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Yukon that year. The strongest had a 6.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Yukon in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Yukon 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 Yukon (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 48 73.85%
Mag. 5 13 20.0%
Mag. 6 4 6.15%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Yukon

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On May 1, 2017 07:18.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.8
On Jul 9, 1958 21:15.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Yukon occurred on May 1, 2017 07:18 local time (America/Whitehorse timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 134 kilometers (83 mi) south-west of Whitehorse, at a depth of 3 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Yukon in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.8 earthquake struck on Jul 9, 1958 21:15, 292 kilometers (181 mi) south-west of Whitehorse. It is the strongest earthquake near Yukon 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 Yukon, Canada 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 Yukon.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Yukon.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 1, 2017 07:18
(Whitehorse)
M 6.3 134 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 1, 2017 05:31
(Whitehorse)
M 6.2 135 km SW
from Whitehorse
Jul 17, 2014 04:49
(Whitehorse)
M 6.0 293 km W
from Whitehorse
Jul 25, 2014 03:54
(Whitehorse)
M 6.0 286 km SSW
from Whitehorse
May 1, 2017 07:21
(Whitehorse)
M 5.7 138 km SW
from Whitehorse
May 1, 2017 07:20
(Whitehorse)
M 5.6 136 km SW
from Whitehorse
Oct 27, 2023 20:44
(Whitehorse)
M 5.3 208 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Jun 4, 2014 04:58
(Whitehorse)
M 5.2 214 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Dec 18, 2019 13:52
(Whitehorse)
M 5.1 284 km SSW
from Whitehorse
Oct 27, 2023 20:01
(Whitehorse)
M 5.1 204 km SSW
from Whitehorse

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Yukon

Earthquakes by city in Yukon

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Yukon, Canada.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Yukon, Canada?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Yukon on the evening of May 25, 2024 at 20:37 local time (America/Whitehorse). The center of this earthquake was located 256km southwest of Whitehorse at a depth of 0km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Yukon, Canada in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Yukon, Canada?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Yukon on the evening of July 9, 1958 at 21:15 local time (America/Whitehorse). The center of this earthquake was located 292km south-southwest of Whitehorse at a depth of 10km under water in the Gulf Of Alaska. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Yukon since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Yukon, Canada?

In the past 10 years, 65 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Yukon. This averages to 7 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 56 days.