Latest earthquakes near Nabire, Papua today

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List of latest earthquakes near Nabire.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 13, 2024 22:41
(Jayapura)
M 2.9 266 km NNE
from Nabire
Jul 13, 2024 05:58
(Jayapura)
M 3.1 57 km WSW
from Nabire
Jul 10, 2024 07:18
(Jayapura)
M 3.4 294 km N
from Nabire
Jul 7, 2024 05:38
(Jayapura)
M 3.5 273 km NE
from Nabire
Jul 7, 2024 03:40
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 291 km NNW
from Nabire
Jul 3, 2024 22:27
(Jayapura)
M 3.9 29 km NNE
from Nabire
Jul 2, 2024 08:58
(Jayapura)
M 4.3 189 km SE
from Nabire
Jul 2, 2024 03:28
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 155 km WNW
from Nabire
Jun 30, 2024 02:57
(Jayapura)
M 3.6 220 km WSW
from Nabire
Jun 26, 2024 08:58
(Jayapura)
M 3.2 141 km NE
from Nabire
Jun 21, 2024 06:17
(Jayapura)
M 3.7 33 km ENE
from Nabire
Jun 20, 2024 14:47
(Jayapura)
M 3.9 46 km E
from Nabire
Jun 18, 2024 21:54
(Jayapura)
M 3.5 142 km NE
from Nabire
Jun 16, 2024 17:22
(Jayapura)
M 4.3 271 km ENE
from Nabire
Jun 16, 2024 00:47
(Jayapura)
M 2.9 198 km NNE
from Nabire
Jun 15, 2024 20:43
(Jayapura)
M 3.9 214 km ESE
from Nabire
Jun 13, 2024 03:57
(Jayapura)
M 2.6 287 km N
from Nabire
Jun 7, 2024 19:19
(Jayapura)
M 3.6 150 km ESE
from Nabire
Jun 6, 2024 22:40
(Jayapura)
M 3.1 276 km NW
from Nabire
Jun 6, 2024 11:19
(Jayapura)
M 2.5 265 km NW
from Nabire
Jun 3, 2024 06:43
(Jayapura)
M 5.0 373 km E
from Nabire
Jun 2, 2024 21:41
(Jayapura)
M 3.3 260 km ENE
from Nabire
Jun 1, 2024 22:19
(Jayapura)
M 3.3 30 km E
from Nabire
Jun 1, 2024 20:01
(Jayapura)
M 5.0 219 km NNW
from Nabire
May 31, 2024 23:54
(Jayapura)
M 3.8 255 km NE
from Nabire

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Nabire

Nabire Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
79 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.9
Jul 13, 2024 22:41

Average

A total of 794 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Nabire, Papua in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 79 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Nabire roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Nabire in 2021. A total of 122 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Nabire that year. The strongest had a 6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Nabire in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Nabire 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 Nabire (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 744 93.7%
Mag. 5 48 6.05%
Mag. 6 2 0.25%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Nabire

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6
On Nov 11, 2021 02:46.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.2
On May 26, 1914 23:45.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Nabire occurred on Nov 11, 2021 02:46 local time (Asia/Jayapura timezone). It had a magnitude of 6 and struck 182 kilometers (113 mi) south-west of Nabire, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Nabire in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on May 26, 1914 23:45, 222 kilometers (138 mi) south-west of Nabire. It is the strongest earthquake near Nabire 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 Nabire, Papua 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 Nabire.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Nabire.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 11, 2021 02:46
(Jayapura)
M 6.0 182 km SW
from Nabire
Aug 2, 2021 14:01
(Jayapura)
M 6.0 213 km SW
from Nabire
Apr 9, 2024 09:02
(Jayapura)
M 5.9 220 km NNW
from Nabire
Jan 13, 2021 03:17
(Jayapura)
M 5.9 158 km ENE
from Nabire
Dec 28, 2018 12:03
(Jayapura)
M 5.8 264 km NW
from Nabire
Apr 28, 2023 18:19
(Jayapura)
M 5.7 238 km SW
from Nabire
Apr 29, 2023 03:12
(Jayapura)
M 5.5 234 km SW
from Nabire
Apr 9, 2024 09:04
(Jayapura)
M 5.5 227 km NNW
from Nabire
Mar 25, 2017 23:57
(Jayapura)
M 5.5 155 km ENE
from Nabire
Apr 17, 2022 14:49
(Jayapura)
M 5.4 272 km NE
from Nabire

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Nabire

Nearest earthquakes from Nabire

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Nabire.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 8, 2021 18:26
(Jayapura)
M 4.1 8 km S
from Nabire
May 16, 2024 11:36
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 8 km SSW
from Nabire
Jun 23, 2022 19:57
(Jayapura)
M 4.0 10 km S
from Nabire
May 17, 2020 23:57
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 11 km SSE
from Nabire
Oct 28, 2021 13:19
(Jayapura)
M 4.6 13 km SW
from Nabire
Jun 3, 2018 22:41
(Jayapura)
M 4.1 13 km E
from Nabire
Nov 9, 2020 01:37
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 12 km SE
from Nabire
Feb 12, 2020 04:40
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 12 km WNW
from Nabire
Jul 12, 2015 09:50
(Jayapura)
M 4.3 13 km SSW
from Nabire
Sep 4, 2020 03:15
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 16 km S
from Nabire

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Nabire

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Nabire, Papua?

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Nabire on the evening of July 13, 2024 at 22:41 local time (Asia/Jayapura). The center of this earthquake was located 266km north-northeast of Nabire at a depth of 25km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Nabire, Papua in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Nabire, Papua?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Nabire on the evening of May 26, 1914 at 23:45 local time (Asia/Jayapura). The center of this earthquake was located 222km north-east of Nabire at a depth of 15km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Nabire since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Nabire, Papua?

In the past 10 years, 794 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Nabire. This averages to 79 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.