Latest earthquakes near Cuba today

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List of latest earthquakes near Cuba.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 19:34
(Havana)
M 3.0 162 km E
from Guantánamo
May 15, 2024 14:41
(Havana)
M 3.1 152 km E
from Guantánamo
May 12, 2024 21:48
(Havana)
M 3.2 261 km SE
from Guantánamo
May 8, 2024 12:26
(Havana)
M 3.2 266 km ESE
from Santiago de Cuba
May 7, 2024 03:30
(Havana)
M 3.0 285 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
May 5, 2024 21:16
(Havana)
M 3.3 266 km SE
from Guantánamo
May 5, 2024 01:06
(Havana)
M 3.2 262 km SE
from Guantánamo
May 1, 2024 21:02
(Havana)
M 4.1 213 km SSW
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 30, 2024 11:05
(Havana)
M 3.1 299 km E
from Guantánamo
Apr 29, 2024 17:40
(Havana)
M 3.4 179 km SSE
from Guantánamo
Apr 29, 2024 06:28
(Havana)
M 3.1 286 km ESE
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 27, 2024 17:54
(Havana)
M 3.1 298 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 24, 2024 02:33
(Havana)
M 3.6 277 km ESE
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 19, 2024 03:28
(Havana)
M 3.2 291 km E
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 18, 2024 23:30
(Havana)
M 3.0 289 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 16, 2024 05:35
(Havana)
M 3.8 177 km ESE
from Guantánamo
Apr 16, 2024 03:49
(Havana)
M 3.8 267 km ESE
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 12, 2024 11:51
(Havana)
M 3.1 273 km SE
from Guantánamo
Apr 6, 2024 10:47
(Havana)
M 3.3 265 km E
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 5, 2024 05:33
(Havana)
M 3.3 291 km E
from Santiago de Cuba
Apr 4, 2024 05:37
(Havana)
M 3.5 248 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Mar 28, 2024 13:39
(Havana)
M 3.2 295 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Mar 24, 2024 17:46
(Havana)
M 3.5 290 km SSE
from Guantánamo
Mar 23, 2024 20:13
(Havana)
M 3.0 265 km SE
from Guantánamo
Mar 21, 2024 12:45
(Havana)
M 3.0 261 km ESE
from Guantánamo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Cuba

Cuba Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
21 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3
May 26, 2024 19:34

Average

A total of 216 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Cuba in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 21 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Cuba roughly every 16 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Cuba in 2021. A total of 84 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Cuba that year. The strongest had a 7.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Cuba in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Cuba 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 Cuba (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 196 90.74%
Mag. 5 18 8.33%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 2 0.93%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Cuba

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.7
On Jan 28, 2020 14:10.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jan 28, 2020 14:10.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Cuba occurred on Jan 28, 2020 14:10 local time (America/Havana timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.7 and struck 199 kilometers (124 mi) west-southwest of Manzanillo, at a depth of 15 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Cuba in the list below.

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

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Cuba.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jan 28, 2020 14:10
(Havana)
M 7.7 199 km WSW
from Manzanillo
Aug 14, 2021 08:29
(Havana)
M 7.2 263 km SE
from Guantánamo
Oct 6, 2018 20:11
(Havana)
M 5.9 294 km E
from Santiago de Cuba
Jan 17, 2017 04:08
(Havana)
M 5.8 82 km WSW
from Santiago de Cuba
Aug 14, 2021 23:20
(Havana)
M 5.8 257 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Oct 30, 2023 11:57
(Havana)
M 5.4 219 km SSW
from Santiago de Cuba
Oct 7, 2018 16:00
(Havana)
M 5.4 294 km E
from Santiago de Cuba
Feb 16, 2023 01:50
(Havana)
M 5.4 171 km ESE
from Guantánamo
Aug 14, 2021 10:05
(Havana)
M 5.3 287 km SE
from Santiago de Cuba
Jan 24, 2022 08:16
(Havana)
M 5.3 271 km SE
from Guantánamo

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Cuba

Earthquakes by region of Cuba

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Cuba?

A 3 magnitude earthquake hit near Cuba on the evening of May 26, 2024 at 19:34 local time (America/Havana). The center of this earthquake was located 162km east of Guantánamo at a depth of 28km under water in the North Atlantic Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Cuba in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Cuba?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Cuba on the afternoon of January 28, 2020 at 14:10 local time (America/Havana). The center of this earthquake was located 199km west-southwest of Manzanillo at a depth of 15km under water in the Caribbean Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Cuba since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Cuba?

In the past 10 years, 216 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Cuba. This averages to 22 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 17 days.