Latest earthquakes near Meulaboh, Aceh today

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List of latest earthquakes near Meulaboh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 14, 2024 05:29
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 224 km SSE
from Meulaboh
Jun 13, 2024 23:11
(Jakarta)
M 2.7 64 km NNW
from Meulaboh
Jun 11, 2024 06:46
(Jakarta)
M 4.7 80 km NNW
from Meulaboh
Jun 10, 2024 14:08
(Jakarta)
M 3.6 177 km NNW
from Meulaboh
Jun 8, 2024 05:44
(Jakarta)
M 3.7 189 km SE
from Meulaboh
Jun 3, 2024 17:14
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 91 km NNW
from Meulaboh
May 30, 2024 07:41
(Jakarta)
M 3.0 232 km SE
from Meulaboh
May 30, 2024 05:11
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 53 km NNE
from Meulaboh
May 30, 2024 03:12
(Jakarta)
M 3.2 53 km NE
from Meulaboh
May 29, 2024 23:54
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 168 km SSW
from Meulaboh
May 28, 2024 18:52
(Jakarta)
M 5.7 156 km SSW
from Meulaboh
May 25, 2024 07:10
(Jakarta)
M 4.9 145 km WSW
from Meulaboh
May 24, 2024 03:41
(Jakarta)
M 3.0 176 km SE
from Meulaboh
May 23, 2024 02:56
(Jakarta)
M 3.1 65 km N
from Meulaboh
May 22, 2024 12:27
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 176 km S
from Meulaboh
May 19, 2024 05:54
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 294 km WNW
from Meulaboh
May 18, 2024 17:04
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 253 km SE
from Meulaboh
May 17, 2024 13:33
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 96 km SE
from Meulaboh
May 16, 2024 08:24
(Jakarta)
M 3.7 142 km NNW
from Meulaboh
May 14, 2024 19:13
(Jakarta)
M 3.3 172 km NNW
from Meulaboh
May 13, 2024 12:50
(Jakarta)
M 3.4 299 km SE
from Meulaboh
May 12, 2024 15:48
(Jakarta)
M 2.7 60 km NNE
from Meulaboh
May 5, 2024 18:39
(Jakarta)
M 3.0 80 km N
from Meulaboh
May 2, 2024 12:13
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 51 km NE
from Meulaboh
Apr 29, 2024 20:29
(Jakarta)
M 4.6 291 km SSE
from Meulaboh

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Meulaboh

Recent Meulaboh Earthquake News

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Meulaboh Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
80 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.9
Jun 14, 2024 05:29

Average

A total of 800 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Meulaboh, Aceh in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 80 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Meulaboh roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Meulaboh in 2014. A total of 103 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Meulaboh that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Meulaboh in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Meulaboh 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 Meulaboh (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 731 91.38%
Mag. 5 65 8.13%
Mag. 6 4 0.5%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Meulaboh

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.5
On Dec 7, 2016 05:03.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 9.3
On Dec 26, 2004 07:58.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Meulaboh occurred on Dec 7, 2016 05:03 local time (Asia/Jakarta timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.5 and struck 127 kilometers (79 mi) north of Meulaboh, at a depth of 13 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Meulaboh in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-9.3 earthquake struck on Dec 26, 2004 07:58, 85 kilometers (53 mi) north of Meulaboh. It is the strongest earthquake near Meulaboh 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 Meulaboh, 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 Meulaboh.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Meulaboh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 7, 2016 05:03
(Jakarta)
M 6.5 127 km N
from Meulaboh
Jan 7, 2020 13:05
(Jakarta)
M 6.3 201 km S
from Meulaboh
Sep 24, 2022 03:52
(Jakarta)
M 6.2 38 km SSW
from Meulaboh
Jul 5, 2014 16:39
(Jakarta)
M 6.0 262 km SSE
from Meulaboh
May 28, 2024 18:52
(Jakarta)
M 5.7 156 km SSW
from Meulaboh
Jan 16, 2017 19:42
(Jakarta)
M 5.6 276 km ESE
from Meulaboh
Mar 5, 2022 19:02
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 135 km WNW
from Meulaboh
Nov 7, 2014 07:20
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 137 km WNW
from Meulaboh
Nov 9, 2015 15:12
(Jakarta)
M 5.5 291 km NNW
from Meulaboh
Jul 10, 2021 09:41
(Jakarta)
M 5.4 275 km SSE
from Meulaboh

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Meulaboh

Nearest earthquakes from Meulaboh

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Meulaboh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 27, 2019 15:27
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 4 km WNW
from Meulaboh
Dec 27, 2016 01:24
(Jakarta)
M 4.9 12 km W
from Meulaboh
Apr 15, 2022 17:11
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 14 km W
from Meulaboh
Apr 6, 2021 09:36
(Jakarta)
M 4.0 14 km NNW
from Meulaboh
May 21, 2015 09:42
(Jakarta)
M 5.1 15 km S
from Meulaboh
Mar 1, 2022 18:04
(Jakarta)
M 5.2 16 km WSW
from Meulaboh
Apr 15, 2022 18:27
(Jakarta)
M 4.9 21 km W
from Meulaboh
May 13, 2015 08:14
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 20 km ESE
from Meulaboh
Apr 20, 2019 15:43
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 23 km ENE
from Meulaboh
Dec 21, 2021 02:55
(Jakarta)
M 4.2 28 km SW
from Meulaboh

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Meulaboh

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Meulaboh, Aceh?

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Meulaboh on the night of June 14, 2024 at 05:29 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 224km south-southeast of Meulaboh at a depth of 17km under water in the Indian Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Meulaboh, Aceh in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Meulaboh, Aceh?

A 9.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Meulaboh on the morning of December 26, 2004 at 07:58 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 85km south-southwest of Meulaboh at a depth of 10km under water in the Indian Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Meulaboh since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Meulaboh, Aceh?

In the past 10 years, 800 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Meulaboh. This averages to 80 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.