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List of latest earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2024 23:31
(Makassar)
M 3.2 214 km E
from Dompu
Apr 13, 2024 23:13
(Makassar)
M 3.8 128 km SSE
from Dompu
Apr 13, 2024 23:10
(Makassar)
M 3.3 84 km ENE
from Mataram
Apr 13, 2024 18:39
(Makassar)
M 3.6 145 km NE
from Dompu
Apr 13, 2024 04:25
(Makassar)
M 2.5 89 km S
from Mataram
Apr 12, 2024 18:32
(Makassar)
M 4.3 119 km ENE
from Dompu
Apr 12, 2024 13:21
(Makassar)
M 2.5 107 km SSE
from Dompu
Apr 12, 2024 12:00
(Makassar)
M 4.1 116 km SW
from Mataram
Apr 12, 2024 02:12
(Makassar)
M 2.9 112 km WSW
from Mataram
Apr 11, 2024 22:42
(Makassar)
M 3.0 109 km WNW
from Mataram
Apr 11, 2024 13:21
(Makassar)
M 3.8 68 km S
from Mataram
Apr 11, 2024 05:05
(Makassar)
M 2.9 217 km SE
from Mataram
Apr 11, 2024 02:11
(Makassar)
M 3.6 130 km ESE
from Dompu
Apr 10, 2024 19:27
(Makassar)
M 3.4 118 km SE
from Dompu
Apr 10, 2024 10:40
(Makassar)
M 2.6 196 km ENE
from Dompu
Apr 10, 2024 07:53
(Makassar)
M 2.5 179 km ENE
from Mataram
Apr 10, 2024 06:05
(Makassar)
M 3.2 103 km E
from Mataram
Apr 10, 2024 00:43
(Makassar)
M 3.9 170 km ENE
from Mataram
Apr 10, 2024 00:03
(Makassar)
M 2.9 59 km ENE
from Dompu
Apr 9, 2024 23:04
(Makassar)
M 3.6 25 km SSE
from Mataram
Apr 9, 2024 01:42
(Makassar)
M 2.8 186 km ENE
from Mataram
Apr 8, 2024 21:49
(Makassar)
M 2.6 222 km ESE
from Dompu
Apr 8, 2024 16:38
(Makassar)
M 2.8 53 km S
from Dompu
Apr 8, 2024 10:50
(Makassar)
M 4.0 16 km SSW
from Dompu
Apr 8, 2024 10:47
(Makassar)
M 3.3 65 km WNW
from Dompu

Map of Latest Earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara

Recent West Nusa Tenggara Earthquake News

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West Nusa Tenggara Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
179 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.2
Apr 13, 2024 23:31

Average

A total of 1791 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 179 earthquakes per year, or 14 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near West Nusa Tenggara roughly every 2 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near West Nusa Tenggara in 2018. A total of 318 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of West Nusa Tenggara that year. The strongest had a 6.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of West Nusa Tenggara in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near West Nusa Tenggara 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 Nusa Tenggara (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1658 92.57%
Mag. 5 121 6.76%
Mag. 6 11 0.61%
Mag. 7 1 0.06%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.1
On Aug 29, 2023 03:55.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.3
On Aug 19, 1977 14:08.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near West Nusa Tenggara occurred on Aug 29, 2023 03:55 local time (Asia/Makassar timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.1 and struck 204 kilometers (127 mi) north-northeast of Mataram, at a depth of 500 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.3 earthquake struck on Aug 19, 1977 14:08, 292 kilometers (181 mi) north-northeast of Dompu. It is the strongest earthquake near West Nusa Tenggara 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 West Nusa Tenggara, 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 Nusa Tenggara.

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List of strongest earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 29, 2023 03:55
(Makassar)
M 7.1 204 km NNE
from Mataram
Aug 5, 2018 19:46
(Makassar)
M 6.9 51 km NE
from Mataram
Aug 19, 2018 22:56
(Makassar)
M 6.9 63 km ENE
from Mataram
Aug 17, 2018 23:35
(Makassar)
M 6.5 196 km NE
from Dompu
Jul 29, 2018 06:47
(Makassar)
M 6.4 58 km NE
from Mataram
Dec 30, 2016 06:30
(Makassar)
M 6.3 59 km SSE
from Dompu
Aug 19, 2018 12:10
(Makassar)
M 6.3 60 km ENE
from Mataram
Feb 12, 2016 18:02
(Makassar)
M 6.3 160 km SE
from Dompu
Mar 19, 2020 01:45
(Makassar)
M 6.2 295 km SSW
from Mataram
Jun 9, 2016 12:13
(Makassar)
M 6.1 297 km S
from Mataram

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near West Nusa Tenggara

Earthquakes by city in West Nusa Tenggara

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

Use this regional West Nusa Tenggara earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Bima, Sumbawa Besar and Praya.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia?

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake hit near West Nusa Tenggara on the evening of April 13, 2024 at 23:31 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 214km east of Dompu at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia?

A 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit near West Nusa Tenggara on the afternoon of August 19, 1977 at 14:08 local time (Asia/Makassar). The center of this earthquake was located 292km south of Dompu at a depth of 25km under water in the Indian Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near West Nusa Tenggara since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia?

In the past 10 years, 1791 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from West Nusa Tenggara. This averages to 179 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.