Latest earthquakes near Birkirkara today

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List of latest earthquakes near Birkirkara.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 29, 2024 08:19
(Malta)
M 2.4 220 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 28, 2024 22:38
(Malta)
M 2.0 127 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 28, 2024 09:07
(Malta)
M 3.3 287 km W
from Birkirkara
May 27, 2024 06:29
(Malta)
M 2.1 257 km N
from Birkirkara
May 27, 2024 03:50
(Malta)
M 2.7 115 km NE
from Birkirkara
May 26, 2024 05:38
(Malta)
M 2.2 293 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 23, 2024 03:48
(Malta)
M 2.0 201 km NE
from Birkirkara
May 21, 2024 01:57
(Malta)
M 3.6 136 km S
from Birkirkara
May 18, 2024 18:30
(Malta)
M 2.1 199 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 17, 2024 20:37
(Malta)
M 2.4 254 km NNW
from Birkirkara
May 17, 2024 09:36
(Malta)
M 2.1 126 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 16, 2024 22:14
(Malta)
M 2.3 152 km NNW
from Birkirkara
May 15, 2024 15:46
(Malta)
M 2.2 287 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 15, 2024 15:22
(Malta)
M 2.8 287 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 15, 2024 10:32
(Malta)
M 2.5 222 km ENE
from Birkirkara
May 14, 2024 19:36
(Malta)
M 2.1 294 km N
from Birkirkara
May 12, 2024 19:58
(Malta)
M 2.5 299 km N
from Birkirkara
May 11, 2024 13:15
(Malta)
M 2.2 287 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 10, 2024 12:55
(Malta)
M 2.0 287 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 10, 2024 12:26
(Malta)
M 2.0 286 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 10, 2024 11:54
(Malta)
M 2.1 286 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 10, 2024 11:52
(Malta)
M 3.5 287 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 8, 2024 19:59
(Malta)
M 2.4 158 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 8, 2024 00:24
(Malta)
M 2.3 133 km NNE
from Birkirkara
May 7, 2024 02:26
(Malta)
M 2.0 290 km NNE
from Birkirkara

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Birkirkara

Birkirkara Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
8 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.4
May 29, 2024 08:19

Average

A total of 87 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Birkirkara in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 8 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Birkirkara in 2023. A total of 36 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Birkirkara that year. The strongest had a 5.5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Birkirkara in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Birkirkara 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 Birkirkara (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 80 91.95%
Mag. 5 7 8.05%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Birkirkara

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.5
On Apr 22, 2023 00:19.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Dec 28, 1908 05:20.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Birkirkara occurred on Apr 22, 2023 00:19 local time (Europe/Malta timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.5 and struck 118 kilometers (73 mi) south-east of Birkirkara, at a depth of 14 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Birkirkara in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Dec 28, 1908 05:20, 247 kilometers (153 mi) south-east of Birkirkara. It is the strongest earthquake near Birkirkara 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 Birkirkara 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 Birkirkara.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Birkirkara.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 22, 2023 00:19
(Malta)
M 5.5 118 km SE
from Birkirkara
Jan 24, 2023 21:25
(Malta)
M 5.3 114 km S
from Birkirkara
Jan 30, 2023 20:55
(Malta)
M 5.3 111 km S
from Birkirkara
Jan 18, 2023 16:54
(Malta)
M 5.1 117 km S
from Birkirkara
Jan 23, 2023 11:37
(Malta)
M 5.1 106 km SSW
from Birkirkara
Dec 26, 2018 03:19
(Malta)
M 5.0 201 km NNE
from Birkirkara
Jan 18, 2023 05:21
(Malta)
M 5.0 110 km S
from Birkirkara
Feb 4, 2023 07:04
(Malta)
M 4.7 112 km S
from Birkirkara
Jan 18, 2023 18:00
(Malta)
M 4.7 108 km SSW
from Birkirkara
Oct 6, 2018 02:34
(Malta)
M 4.6 190 km NNE
from Birkirkara

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Birkirkara

Nearest earthquakes from Birkirkara

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Birkirkara.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Sep 30, 2020 03:01
(Malta)
M 4.4 26 km S
from Birkirkara
Jan 13, 2016 18:01
(Malta)
M 4.1 41 km NE
from Birkirkara
Nov 22, 2022 13:40
(Malta)
M 4.5 42 km NW
from Birkirkara
Aug 23, 2017 11:16
(Malta)
M 4.1 47 km SE
from Birkirkara
Dec 29, 2022 01:23
(Malta)
M 4.4 93 km SSW
from Birkirkara
Jan 18, 2023 15:13
(Malta)
M 4.6 104 km S
from Birkirkara
Mar 8, 2023 06:33
(Malta)
M 4.4 105 km SSW
from Birkirkara
Jan 23, 2023 11:37
(Malta)
M 5.1 106 km SSW
from Birkirkara
May 12, 2023 00:11
(Malta)
M 4.1 105 km SE
from Birkirkara
Jan 18, 2023 18:00
(Malta)
M 4.7 108 km SSW
from Birkirkara

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Birkirkara

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Birkirkara?

A 2.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Birkirkara on the morning of May 29, 2024 at 08:19 local time (Europe/Malta). The center of this earthquake was located 220km north-northeast of Birkirkara at a depth of 33km under water in the Ionian Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Birkirkara in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Birkirkara?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Birkirkara on the night of December 28, 1908 at 05:20 local time (Europe/Malta). The center of this earthquake was located 247km north-northeast of Birkirkara at a depth of 15km under water in the Ionian Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Birkirkara since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Birkirkara?

In the past 10 years, 87 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Birkirkara. This averages to 9 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 42 days.