Latest earthquakes near Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Nice? If an earthquake is happening right now near Nice, it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Nice.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 20, 2024 15:26
(Paris)
M 3.6 290 km SW
from Nice
Jul 18, 2024 03:34
(Paris)
M 2.0 193 km ENE
from Nice
Jul 16, 2024 20:33
(Paris)
M 2.0 288 km ENE
from Nice
Jul 16, 2024 13:21
(Paris)
M 2.2 291 km N
from Nice
Jul 15, 2024 12:07
(Paris)
M 2.5 277 km NW
from Nice
Jul 13, 2024 15:54
(Paris)
M 2.0 255 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 13, 2024 04:34
(Paris)
M 2.0 233 km E
from Nice
Jul 12, 2024 10:12
(Paris)
M 2.1 187 km NW
from Nice
Jul 11, 2024 12:01
(Paris)
M 2.1 232 km WNW
from Nice
Jul 9, 2024 08:04
(Paris)
M 2.1 239 km ENE
from Nice
Jul 8, 2024 21:33
(Paris)
M 2.0 193 km ENE
from Nice
Jul 5, 2024 22:06
(Paris)
M 2.2 252 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 4, 2024 20:22
(Paris)
M 2.4 126 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 4, 2024 08:33
(Paris)
M 2.1 123 km WSW
from Nice
Jul 4, 2024 06:24
(Paris)
M 2.8 280 km NW
from Nice
Jul 4, 2024 03:10
(Paris)
M 2.1 161 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 3, 2024 12:52
(Paris)
M 2.0 164 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 3, 2024 11:35
(Paris)
M 2.4 294 km NW
from Nice
Jul 2, 2024 13:40
(Paris)
M 2.0 255 km NNW
from Nice
Jul 2, 2024 07:28
(Paris)
M 2.1 214 km N
from Nice
Jul 2, 2024 07:08
(Paris)
M 2.2 264 km NW
from Nice
Jul 1, 2024 18:47
(Paris)
M 2.6 55 km N
from Nice
Jul 1, 2024 15:02
(Paris)
M 2.7 132 km N
from Nice
Jul 1, 2024 07:51
(Paris)
M 2.6 260 km NNW
from Nice
Jun 30, 2024 05:31
(Paris)
M 2.3 154 km N
from Nice

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Nice

Nice Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
2 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.6
Jul 20, 2024 15:26

Average

A total of 25 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 2 earthquakes per year

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Nice in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Nice 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 Nice (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 25 100.0%
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 Nice

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.8
On Nov 11, 2019 11:52.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.3
On Sep 7, 1920 06:55.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Nice occurred on Nov 11, 2019 11:52 local time (Europe/Paris timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.8 and struck 233 kilometers (145 mi) west-northwest of Nice, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Nice in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.3 earthquake struck on Sep 7, 1920 06:55, 254 kilometers (158 mi) west-northwest of Nice. It is the strongest earthquake near Nice 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 Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur 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 Nice.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Nice.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 11, 2019 11:52
(Paris)
M 4.8 233 km WNW
from Nice
Aug 13, 2019 13:17
(Paris)
M 4.6 230 km ENE
from Nice
Dec 18, 2021 11:34
(Paris)
M 4.5 284 km NE
from Nice
Nov 8, 2022 16:23
(Paris)
M 4.5 139 km E
from Nice
Sep 22, 2022 17:47
(Paris)
M 4.5 276 km E
from Nice
Apr 16, 2020 11:42
(Paris)
M 4.5 203 km NE
from Nice
Mar 12, 2022 18:03
(Paris)
M 4.5 237 km NNW
from Nice
Sep 7, 2014 12:45
(Paris)
M 4.4 284 km E
from Nice
Sep 22, 2022 15:40
(Paris)
M 4.4 165 km ENE
from Nice
Nov 19, 2017 13:37
(Paris)
M 4.4 253 km ENE
from Nice

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Nice

Nearest earthquakes from Nice

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Nice.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 21, 2023 06:52
(Paris)
M 4.1 90 km NNW
from Nice
May 16, 2023 08:24
(Paris)
M 4.1 102 km NNW
from Nice
Nov 10, 2016 03:48
(Paris)
M 4.2 105 km NW
from Nice
Jul 30, 2016 22:21
(Paris)
M 4.2 138 km N
from Nice
Nov 8, 2022 16:23
(Paris)
M 4.5 139 km E
from Nice
Sep 22, 2022 15:40
(Paris)
M 4.4 165 km ENE
from Nice
Nov 30, 2014 10:34
(Paris)
M 4.0 198 km ENE
from Nice
Apr 16, 2020 11:42
(Paris)
M 4.5 203 km NE
from Nice
Jun 23, 2016 16:37
(Paris)
M 4.2 217 km ENE
from Nice
Aug 13, 2019 13:17
(Paris)
M 4.6 230 km ENE
from Nice

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Nice

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur?

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Nice on the afternoon of July 20, 2024 at 15:26 local time (Europe/Paris). The center of this earthquake was located 290km southwest of Nice at a depth of 5km under water in the Mediterranean Sea, Western Basin. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur?

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Nice on the morning of September 7, 1920 at 06:55 local time (Europe/Paris). The center of this earthquake was located 254km east of Nice at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Nice since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur?

In the past 10 years, 25 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Nice. This averages to 3 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 146 days.