Latest earthquakes near West Java, Indonesia today

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List of latest earthquakes near West Java.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 5, 2023 16:14
(Jakarta)
M 3.8 37 km SSE
from Bandung
Dec 3, 2023 01:32
(Jakarta)
M 3.0 31 km SW
from Bandung
Dec 2, 2023 18:02
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 125 km SSE
from Tasikmalaya
Dec 2, 2023 15:46
(Jakarta)
M 3.5 40 km WSW
from Bandung
Dec 2, 2023 13:15
(Jakarta)
M 4.3 85 km WNW
from Cikupa
Dec 2, 2023 00:24
(Jakarta)
M 2.8 247 km SE
from Tasikmalaya
Dec 1, 2023 08:09
(Jakarta)
M 2.5 69 km SSW
from Bandung
Nov 30, 2023 02:43
(Jakarta)
M 2.7 160 km SSE
from Bandung
Nov 29, 2023 23:19
(Jakarta)
M 3.1 288 km SE
from Tasikmalaya
Nov 29, 2023 22:15
(Jakarta)
M 3.5 288 km SE
from Tasikmalaya
Nov 27, 2023 23:23
(Jakarta)
M 3.7 180 km WSW
from Depok
Nov 27, 2023 23:22
(Jakarta)
M 3.9 169 km WSW
from Depok
Nov 27, 2023 10:24
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 226 km E
from Cirebon
Nov 26, 2023 16:15
(Jakarta)
M 3.7 237 km SW
from Depok
Nov 26, 2023 14:15
(Jakarta)
M 3.5 134 km SW
from Bandung
Nov 26, 2023 08:41
(Jakarta)
M 3.4 179 km WSW
from Depok
Nov 26, 2023 02:51
(Jakarta)
M 3.1 148 km SSW
from Bandung
Nov 26, 2023 02:08
(Jakarta)
M 3.3 184 km WSW
from Depok
Nov 25, 2023 06:36
(Jakarta)
M 3.6 48 km SSW
from Bogor
Nov 24, 2023 11:08
(Jakarta)
M 4.1 147 km SSE
from Bandung
Nov 23, 2023 14:02
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 29 km SW
from Bogor
Nov 22, 2023 23:02
(Jakarta)
M 3.7 133 km SSW
from Bandung
Nov 22, 2023 14:57
(Jakarta)
M 3.4 189 km W
from Depok
Nov 20, 2023 21:19
(Jakarta)
M 2.9 94 km WSW
from Bogor
Nov 20, 2023 12:50
(Jakarta)
M 2.6 26 km SW
from Bogor

Map of Latest Earthquakes near West Java

Recent West Java Earthquake News

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

West Java Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
135 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.8
Dec 5, 2023 16:14

Average

A total of 1350 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of West Java, Indonesia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 135 earthquakes per year, or 11 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near West Java roughly every 2 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near West Java in 2022. A total of 176 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of West Java that year. The strongest had a 6.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of West Java in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near West Java 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 West Java (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1215 90.0%
Mag. 5 129 9.56%
Mag. 6 6 0.44%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near West Java

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.9
On Aug 2, 2019 19:03.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jul 17, 2006 15:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near West Java occurred on Aug 2, 2019 19:03 local time (Asia/Jakarta timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.9 and struck 244 kilometers (152 mi) west-southwest of Depok, at a depth of 49 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near West Java in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Jul 17, 2006 15:19, 263 kilometers (163 mi) west-southwest of Bandung. It is the strongest earthquake near West Java in the past 123 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near West Java, 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 West Java.

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List of strongest earthquakes near West Java.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 2, 2019 19:03
(Jakarta)
M 6.9 244 km WSW
from Depok
Jan 14, 2022 16:05
(Jakarta)
M 6.6 177 km WSW
from Depok
Oct 19, 2016 07:26
(Jakarta)
M 6.6 200 km NE
from Bekasi
Dec 15, 2017 23:47
(Jakarta)
M 6.5 19 km SSW
from Tasikmalaya
Jan 25, 2014 12:14
(Jakarta)
M 6.1 136 km ESE
from Tasikmalaya
Apr 6, 2016 21:45
(Jakarta)
M 6.1 145 km S
from Bandung
Jan 23, 2018 13:34
(Jakarta)
M 5.9 107 km WSW
from Bogor
Nov 8, 2016 04:31
(Jakarta)
M 5.8 289 km SW
from Depok
Dec 8, 2022 07:50
(Jakarta)
M 5.8 41 km ESE
from Bogor
May 2, 2016 11:21
(Jakarta)
M 5.7 287 km WNW
from Depok

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near West Java

Earthquakes by city in West Java

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in West Java, Indonesia.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in West Java, Indonesia?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near West Java on the afternoon of December 5, 2023 at 16:14 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 37km south-southeast of Bandung at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near West Java, Indonesia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near West Java, Indonesia?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near West Java on the afternoon of July 17, 2006 at 15:19 local time (Asia/Jakarta). The center of this earthquake was located 263km south of Bandung at a depth of 20km under water in the Indian Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near West Java since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near West Java, Indonesia?

In the past 10 years, 1350 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from West Java. This averages to 135 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3 days.