Latest earthquakes near SNNPR, Ethiopia today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near SNNPR, Ethiopia, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in SNNPR? If an earthquake is happening right now near SNNPR (also known as YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch Kilil), it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near SNNPR.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 13, 2024 12:36AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.9 125 km SW
from Arba Minch
Nov 11, 2023 09:26AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.9 127 km SW
from Arba Minch
Nov 11, 2023 04:40AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.5 116 km SW
from Arba Minch
Oct 8, 2023 07:37AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 265 km NE
from Hawassa
May 19, 2023 03:45PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.3 171 km WSW
from Arba Minch
Jan 4, 2023 04:51PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 106 km SW
from Arba Minch
Apr 3, 2022 05:42PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.3 84 km WSW
from Arba Minch
Jan 29, 2022 03:47PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.5 276 km WSW
from Arba Minch
May 15, 2021 09:13AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.0 267 km NNE
from Hawassa
Jan 27, 2017 07:29PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 5.3 71 km NNE
from Hawassa
Jan 24, 2016 09:34PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 3 km N
from Hawassa
Oct 29, 2015 03:35AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.3 261 km NNE
from Hawassa
Mar 31, 2015 03:29PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.2 101 km NNW
from Hawassa
Dec 29, 2014 07:09PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 53 km NE
from Hawassa

Map of Latest Earthquakes near SNNPR

SNNPR Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
1 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.9
May 13, 2024 00:36

Average

A total of 14 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of SNNPR, Ethiopia 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 SNNPR with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of SNNPR in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near SNNPR 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 SNNPR (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 13 92.86%
Mag. 5 1 7.14%
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 SNNPR

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.3
On Jan 27, 2017 19:29.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.5
On Aug 25, 1906 16:14.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near SNNPR occurred on Jan 27, 2017 19:29 local time (Africa/Addis_Ababa timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.3 and struck 71 kilometers (44 mi) north-northeast of Hawassa, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near SNNPR in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.5 earthquake struck on Aug 25, 1906 16:14, 175 kilometers (109 mi) north-northeast of Hawassa. It is the strongest earthquake near SNNPR 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 SNNPR, Ethiopia 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 SNNPR.

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List of strongest earthquakes near SNNPR.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jan 27, 2017 07:29PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 5.3 71 km NNE
from Hawassa
May 13, 2024 12:36AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.9 125 km SW
from Arba Minch
Nov 11, 2023 09:26AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.9 127 km SW
from Arba Minch
Nov 11, 2023 04:40AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.5 116 km SW
from Arba Minch
Jan 29, 2022 03:47PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.5 276 km WSW
from Arba Minch
Oct 8, 2023 07:37AM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 265 km NE
from Hawassa
Jan 4, 2023 04:51PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 106 km SW
from Arba Minch
Jan 24, 2016 09:34PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 3 km N
from Hawassa
Dec 29, 2014 07:09PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.4 53 km NE
from Hawassa
May 19, 2023 03:45PM
(Addis Ababa)
M 4.3 171 km WSW
from Arba Minch

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near SNNPR

Earthquakes by city in SNNPR

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in SNNPR, Ethiopia.

Use this regional SNNPR earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Sodo, Hosa’ina, Dīla, Yirga ‘Alem, Felege Neway, Āreka, Bodītī, Jinka, Butajīra, K’olīto, Bonga and Bako.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in SNNPR, Ethiopia?

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit near SNNPR on the night of May 13, 2024 at 00:36 local time (Africa/Addis_Ababa). The center of this earthquake was located 125km southwest of Arba Minch at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near SNNPR, Ethiopia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near SNNPR, Ethiopia?

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit near SNNPR on the afternoon of August 25, 1906 at 16:14 local time (Africa/Addis_Ababa). The center of this earthquake was located 175km east of Hawassa at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near SNNPR since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near SNNPR, Ethiopia?

In the past 10 years, 14 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from SNNPR. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 261 days.