Latest earthquakes near Haiti today

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List of latest earthquakes near Haiti.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 25, 2024 15:45
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 212 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 25, 2024 01:17
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.4 299 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 25, 2024 00:51
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.3 293 km E
from Croix-des-Bouquets
May 25, 2024 00:44
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.3 297 km ENE
from Croix-des-Bouquets
May 24, 2024 22:46
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.2 297 km ENE
from Delmas 73
May 24, 2024 20:13
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 252 km ENE
from Port-au-Prince
May 24, 2024 18:31
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 213 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 24, 2024 00:09
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.6 295 km E
from Hinche
May 23, 2024 21:51
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 299 km E
from Delmas 73
May 21, 2024 05:50
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 209 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 20, 2024 03:20
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.3 118 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 19, 2024 16:59
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 249 km NE
from Port-au-Prince
May 18, 2024 18:37
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 284 km E
from Port-au-Prince
May 18, 2024 17:15
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.5 246 km NE
from Port-au-Prince
May 17, 2024 22:33
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 46 km ENE
from Okap
May 16, 2024 19:44
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 259 km NE
from Port-au-Prince
May 16, 2024 17:15
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.5 246 km NE
from Port-au-Prince
May 15, 2024 14:41
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.1 98 km W
from Port-de-Paix
May 15, 2024 07:19
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 234 km ENE
from Port-au-Prince
May 14, 2024 08:19
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.2 5 km ESE
from Tigwav
May 12, 2024 23:26
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 283 km E
from Hinche
May 12, 2024 21:48
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.2 33 km NE
from Les Cayes
May 12, 2024 12:05
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.5 298 km E
from Delmas 73
May 11, 2024 02:51
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.0 78 km SSE
from Port-au-Prince
May 10, 2024 16:32
(Port-au-Prince)
M 3.3 279 km E
from Port-au-Prince

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Haiti

Haiti Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
31 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3
May 25, 2024 15:45

Average

A total of 318 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Haiti in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 31 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Haiti roughly every 11 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Haiti in 2021. A total of 89 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Haiti that year. The strongest had a 7.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Haiti in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Haiti 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 Haiti (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 298 93.71%
Mag. 5 19 5.97%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 1 0.31%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Haiti

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.2
On Aug 14, 2021 08:29.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.2
On Aug 14, 2021 08:29.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Haiti occurred on Aug 14, 2021 08:29 local time (America/Port-au-Prince timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.2 and struck 39 kilometers (24 mi) north-east of Les Cayes, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Haiti in the list below.

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near Haiti.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 14, 2021 08:29
(Port-au-Prince)
M 7.2 39 km NE
from Les Cayes
Oct 6, 2018 20:11
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.9 22 km WNW
from Port-de-Paix
Aug 14, 2021 23:20
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.8 28 km S
from Jérémie
Jan 17, 2017 04:08
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.8 292 km WNW
from Jérémie
Oct 7, 2018 16:00
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.4 22 km WNW
from Port-de-Paix
Feb 16, 2023 01:50
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.4 97 km WSW
from Port-de-Paix
Oct 30, 2023 11:57
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.4 268 km WSW
from Jérémie
Aug 14, 2021 10:05
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.3 27 km NNE
from Les Cayes
Jan 24, 2022 08:16
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.3 26 km W
from Miragoâne
Jan 17, 2016 03:30
(Port-au-Prince)
M 5.2 240 km WNW
from Jérémie

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Haiti

Earthquakes by region of Haiti

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Haiti?

A 3 magnitude earthquake hit near Haiti on the afternoon of May 25, 2024 at 15:45 local time (America/Port-au-Prince). The center of this earthquake was located 212km east of Port-au-Prince at a depth of 36km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Haiti in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Haiti?

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Haiti on the morning of August 14, 2021 at 08:29 local time (America/Port-au-Prince). The center of this earthquake was located 39km north-east of Les Cayes at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Haiti since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Haiti?

In the past 10 years, 318 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Haiti. This averages to 32 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 11 days.