Latest earthquakes near Gorontalo today

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List of latest earthquakes near Gorontalo.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 24, 2024 20:37
(Makassar)
M 2.6 143 km NNW
from Gorontalo
May 23, 2024 00:58
(Makassar)
M 4.4 82 km SSE
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 21:14
(Makassar)
M 3.2 77 km SSW
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 15:56
(Makassar)
M 3.9 150 km WSW
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 13:49
(Makassar)
M 5.4 80 km ESE
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 03:16
(Makassar)
M 3.7 250 km ESE
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 01:40
(Makassar)
M 3.1 277 km WNW
from Gorontalo
May 22, 2024 00:00
(Makassar)
M 2.7 164 km W
from Gorontalo
May 21, 2024 05:35
(Makassar)
M 3.4 138 km S
from Gorontalo
May 20, 2024 23:20
(Makassar)
M 3.5 87 km SSE
from Gorontalo
May 20, 2024 06:11
(Makassar)
M 2.9 148 km WSW
from Gorontalo
May 18, 2024 14:26
(Makassar)
M 5.5 370 km N
from Gorontalo
May 17, 2024 23:08
(Makassar)
M 4.3 93 km S
from Gorontalo
May 17, 2024 10:37
(Makassar)
M 3.5 292 km W
from Gorontalo
May 16, 2024 12:20
(Makassar)
M 3.6 133 km SSE
from Gorontalo
May 16, 2024 06:19
(Makassar)
M 4.1 88 km SSE
from Gorontalo
May 15, 2024 21:56
(Makassar)
M 3.3 116 km NNW
from Gorontalo
May 15, 2024 09:45
(Makassar)
M 3.0 293 km W
from Gorontalo
May 15, 2024 03:48
(Makassar)
M 2.8 156 km ESE
from Gorontalo
May 15, 2024 02:22
(Makassar)
M 3.7 176 km ESE
from Gorontalo
May 14, 2024 09:51
(Makassar)
M 4.4 156 km SW
from Gorontalo
May 13, 2024 08:28
(Makassar)
M 5.2 98 km ENE
from Gorontalo
May 12, 2024 00:25
(Makassar)
M 3.8 237 km NW
from Gorontalo
May 11, 2024 19:25
(Makassar)
M 2.9 225 km SW
from Gorontalo
May 10, 2024 13:55
(Makassar)
M 2.8 148 km WNW
from Gorontalo

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Recent Gorontalo Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Gorontalo. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Gorontalo and elsewhere.

Gorontalo Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
176 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
May 24, 2024 20:37

Average

A total of 1768 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Gorontalo in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 176 earthquakes per year, or 14 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Gorontalo roughly every 2 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Gorontalo in 2019. A total of 272 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Gorontalo that year. The strongest had a 6.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Gorontalo in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Gorontalo 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 Gorontalo (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1628 92.08%
Mag. 5 131 7.41%
Mag. 6 9 0.51%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Gorontalo

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.8
On Apr 12, 2019 19:40.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.1
On Dec 22, 1939 05:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Gorontalo occurred on Apr 12, 2019 19:40 local time (Asia/Makassar timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.8 and struck 267 kilometers (166 mi) south of Gorontalo, at a depth of 16 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Gorontalo in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.1 earthquake struck on Dec 22, 1939 05:00, 69 kilometers (43 mi) south of Gorontalo. It is the strongest earthquake near Gorontalo 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 Gorontalo 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 Gorontalo.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Gorontalo.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 12, 2019 19:40
(Makassar)
M 6.8 267 km S
from Gorontalo
Jul 26, 2021 20:09
(Makassar)
M 6.3 194 km SW
from Gorontalo
Sep 10, 2014 10:46
(Makassar)
M 6.2 243 km ESE
from Gorontalo
Jan 20, 2020 00:58
(Makassar)
M 6.1 109 km SE
from Gorontalo
Jan 7, 2021 04:59
(Makassar)
M 6.1 54 km SSW
from Gorontalo
Mar 16, 2015 07:17
(Makassar)
M 6.1 146 km SW
from Gorontalo
Jan 18, 2023 08:34
(Makassar)
M 6.0 63 km SSE
from Gorontalo
Jun 23, 2020 15:43
(Makassar)
M 6.0 98 km SE
from Gorontalo
Nov 6, 2021 22:37
(Makassar)
M 6.0 150 km ESE
from Gorontalo
Jul 15, 2017 20:12
(Makassar)
M 5.9 121 km W
from Gorontalo

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Nearest earthquakes from Gorontalo

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Gorontalo.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 1, 2023 07:22
(Makassar)
M 4.0 5 km W
from Gorontalo
Jun 3, 2023 01:33
(Makassar)
M 4.4 11 km S
from Gorontalo
Nov 23, 2021 21:20
(Makassar)
M 4.5 21 km W
from Gorontalo
Dec 25, 2023 14:30
(Makassar)
M 4.6 24 km SE
from Gorontalo
Oct 24, 2018 04:46
(Makassar)
M 4.1 24 km S
from Gorontalo
Oct 15, 2014 15:28
(Makassar)
M 4.0 26 km WNW
from Gorontalo
Aug 14, 2018 05:40
(Makassar)
M 4.1 32 km SE
from Gorontalo
May 6, 2018 08:51
(Makassar)
M 4.5 34 km SE
from Gorontalo
Jun 11, 2020 12:23
(Makassar)
M 4.1 34 km NW
from Gorontalo
Jul 3, 2019 22:18
(Makassar)
M 4.6 35 km N
from Gorontalo

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Gorontalo

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Gorontalo?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Gorontalo on the evening of May 24, 2024 at 20:37 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 143km north-northwest of Gorontalo at a depth of 10km under water in the Sulawesi Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Gorontalo in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Gorontalo?

A 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Gorontalo on the night of December 22, 1939 at 05:00 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 69km south-southwest of Gorontalo at a depth of 150km under water in the Gulf Of Tomini. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Gorontalo since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Gorontalo?

In the past 10 years, 1768 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Gorontalo. This averages to 177 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.