Latest earthquakes near Banda Aceh, Aceh today

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List of latest earthquakes near Banda Aceh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 12, 2024 19:25
(Jakarta)
M 2.5 151 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Apr 11, 2024 02:26
(Jakarta)
M 3.3 85 km WSW
from Banda Aceh
Apr 11, 2024 00:26
(Jakarta)
M 4.9 271 km W
from Banda Aceh
Apr 11, 2024 00:24
(Jakarta)
M 4.0 213 km W
from Banda Aceh
Apr 10, 2024 19:38
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 273 km SSE
from Banda Aceh
Apr 7, 2024 13:33
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 43 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Apr 5, 2024 22:58
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 102 km SSW
from Banda Aceh
Apr 3, 2024 10:30
(Jakarta)
M 2.8 44 km SSW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 28, 2024 01:07
(Jakarta)
M 4.4 128 km WSW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 28, 2024 01:07
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 156 km W
from Banda Aceh
Mar 25, 2024 02:55
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 230 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 25, 2024 02:49
(Jakarta)
M 4.4 231 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 24, 2024 01:31
(Jakarta)
M 3.2 178 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 21, 2024 17:45
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 90 km SW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 19, 2024 22:40
(Jakarta)
M 2.8 174 km SSE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 13, 2024 21:53
(Jakarta)
M 3.8 168 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 13, 2024 04:47
(Jakarta)
M 2.8 67 km SW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 12, 2024 05:27
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 300 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 12, 2024 04:02
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 104 km ESE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 12, 2024 00:21
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 83 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 12, 2024 00:08
(Jakarta)
M 2.8 28 km NW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 10, 2024 03:36
(Jakarta)
M 2.5 109 km ESE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 9, 2024 22:15
(Jakarta)
M 3.0 73 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 1, 2024 19:10
(Jakarta)
M 4.0 174 km SE
from Banda Aceh
Mar 1, 2024 07:40
(Jakarta)
M 3.6 170 km SE
from Banda Aceh

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Banda Aceh

Banda Aceh Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
85 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.5
Apr 12, 2024 19:25

Average

A total of 852 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Banda Aceh, Aceh in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 85 earthquakes per year, or 7 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Banda Aceh roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Banda Aceh in 2014. A total of 243 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Banda Aceh that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Banda Aceh in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Banda Aceh 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 Banda Aceh (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 750 88.03%
Mag. 5 99 11.62%
Mag. 6 3 0.35%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Banda Aceh

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.6
On Nov 8, 2015 23:47.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 9.3
On Dec 26, 2004 07:58.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Banda Aceh occurred on Nov 8, 2015 23:47 local time (Asia/Jakarta timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.6 and struck 163 kilometers (101 mi) north-northwest of Banda Aceh, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Banda Aceh in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-9.3 earthquake struck on Dec 26, 2004 07:58, 231 kilometers (144 mi) north-northwest of Banda Aceh. It is the strongest earthquake near Banda Aceh 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 Banda Aceh, Aceh 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 Banda Aceh.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Banda Aceh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 8, 2015 23:47
(Jakarta)
M 6.6 163 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Dec 7, 2016 05:03
(Jakarta)
M 6.5 97 km ESE
from Banda Aceh
Sep 24, 2022 03:52
(Jakarta)
M 6.2 208 km SSE
from Banda Aceh
Nov 9, 2015 02:14
(Jakarta)
M 5.6 183 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Nov 18, 2014 10:25
(Jakarta)
M 5.6 241 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Nov 9, 2015 15:12
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 113 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Mar 5, 2022 19:02
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 105 km SSW
from Banda Aceh
Nov 7, 2014 07:20
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 90 km SSW
from Banda Aceh
Apr 1, 2019 15:11
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 252 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Nov 8, 2015 17:42
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 172 km NNW
from Banda Aceh

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Banda Aceh

Nearest earthquakes from Banda Aceh

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Banda Aceh, Aceh. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Banda Aceh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 4, 2020 05:29
(Jakarta)
M 4.0 3 km ENE
from Banda Aceh
Jun 4, 2020 05:27
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 3 km NNE
from Banda Aceh
Apr 12, 2016 07:14
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 13 km W
from Banda Aceh
Aug 30, 2018 07:37
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 15 km W
from Banda Aceh
Mar 19, 2022 09:08
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 20 km WNW
from Banda Aceh
Jun 17, 2021 14:28
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 21 km WSW
from Banda Aceh
Jun 4, 2020 05:30
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 23 km NW
from Banda Aceh
Nov 4, 2015 01:16
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 26 km WSW
from Banda Aceh
Jun 18, 2020 17:56
(Jakarta)
M 4.5 26 km NNW
from Banda Aceh
Dec 5, 2019 16:13
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 29 km ESE
from Banda Aceh

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Banda Aceh

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Banda Aceh, Aceh?

A 2.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Banda Aceh on the evening of April 12, 2024 at 19:25 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 151km south-east of Banda Aceh at a depth of 21km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Banda Aceh, Aceh in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Banda Aceh, Aceh?

A 9.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Banda Aceh on the morning of December 26, 2004 at 07:58 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 231km south of Banda Aceh at a depth of 10km under water in the Indian Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Banda Aceh since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Banda Aceh, Aceh?

In the past 10 years, 852 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Banda Aceh. This averages to 85 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.