Latest earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 18, 2024 01:08
(Makassar)
M 3.6 255 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 15, 2024 20:55
(Makassar)
M 3.1 289 km W
from Kendari
Jul 15, 2024 16:54
(Makassar)
M 3.2 260 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 13, 2024 14:27
(Makassar)
M 2.9 29 km SSE
from Kendari
Jul 13, 2024 05:27
(Makassar)
M 3.1 270 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 13, 2024 02:37
(Makassar)
M 3.9 161 km S
from Kendari
Jul 12, 2024 17:16
(Makassar)
M 3.8 232 km N
from Kendari
Jul 12, 2024 04:43
(Makassar)
M 3.7 209 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 11, 2024 11:19
(Makassar)
M 3.2 34 km WNW
from Kendari
Jul 10, 2024 01:00
(Makassar)
M 2.5 215 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 8, 2024 08:14
(Makassar)
M 2.7 269 km NNW
from Kendari
Jul 7, 2024 07:42
(Makassar)
M 2.6 273 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 6, 2024 13:53
(Makassar)
M 2.7 267 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 6, 2024 12:25
(Makassar)
M 2.6 269 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 5, 2024 20:11
(Makassar)
M 2.8 266 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 5, 2024 18:26
(Makassar)
M 2.9 260 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 4, 2024 05:51
(Makassar)
M 2.8 109 km SSE
from Kendari
Jul 4, 2024 02:16
(Makassar)
M 2.5 260 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 3, 2024 11:58
(Makassar)
M 2.9 263 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 3, 2024 09:18
(Makassar)
M 4.2 264 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 2, 2024 00:05
(Makassar)
M 4.0 277 km NW
from Kendari
Jul 1, 2024 17:15
(Makassar)
M 4.3 271 km NW
from Kendari
Jun 30, 2024 17:00
(Makassar)
M 3.7 262 km NW
from Kendari
Jun 30, 2024 03:44
(Makassar)
M 2.8 260 km NW
from Kendari
Jun 26, 2024 17:14
(Makassar)
M 2.7 260 km NW
from Kendari

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi

Southeast Sulawesi Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
37 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.6
Jul 18, 2024 01:08

Average

A total of 375 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 37 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Southeast Sulawesi roughly every 9 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Southeast Sulawesi in 2019. A total of 122 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Southeast Sulawesi that year. The strongest had a 6.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Southeast Sulawesi in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Southeast Sulawesi 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 Southeast Sulawesi (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 358 95.47%
Mag. 5 15 4.0%
Mag. 6 2 0.53%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.8
On Apr 12, 2019 19:40.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.5
On Oct 19, 2001 11:28.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Southeast Sulawesi occurred on Apr 12, 2019 19:40 local time (Asia/Makassar timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.8 and struck 241 kilometers (150 mi) north of Kendari, at a depth of 16 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.5 earthquake struck on Oct 19, 2001 11:28, 155 kilometers (96 mi) north of Kendari. It is the strongest earthquake near Southeast Sulawesi 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 Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia 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 Southeast Sulawesi.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 12, 2019 19:40
(Makassar)
M 6.8 241 km N
from Kendari
Jan 5, 2022 04:55
(Makassar)
M 6.0 299 km ESE
from Kendari
May 24, 2017 17:10
(Makassar)
M 5.7 139 km NNW
from Kendari
Apr 12, 2019 19:45
(Makassar)
M 5.7 236 km N
from Kendari
Apr 23, 2018 15:37
(Makassar)
M 5.5 288 km SSE
from Kendari
Dec 3, 2014 08:27
(Makassar)
M 5.5 117 km N
from Kendari
Apr 26, 2019 05:57
(Makassar)
M 5.4 228 km N
from Kendari
Apr 12, 2019 20:12
(Makassar)
M 5.4 236 km N
from Kendari
Oct 9, 2020 10:57
(Makassar)
M 5.4 230 km S
from Kendari
Apr 12, 2019 19:50
(Makassar)
M 5.3 258 km N
from Kendari

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Southeast Sulawesi

Earthquakes by city in Southeast Sulawesi

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Use this regional Southeast Sulawesi earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Katobu.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia?

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Southeast Sulawesi on the night of July 18, 2024 at 01:08 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 255km northwest of Kendari at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia?

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Southeast Sulawesi on the morning of October 19, 2001 at 11:28 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 155km east of Kendari at a depth of 33km under water in the Banda Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Southeast Sulawesi since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia?

In the past 10 years, 375 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Southeast Sulawesi. This averages to 38 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 10 days.