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List of latest earthquakes near Montenegro.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 12:29
(Podgorica)
M 2.2 58 km SE
from Podgorica
May 26, 2024 08:54
(Podgorica)
M 2.3 77 km SSE
from Podgorica
May 25, 2024 17:10
(Podgorica)
M 2.5 67 km S
from Podgorica
May 25, 2024 13:30
(Podgorica)
M 2.5 276 km SSE
from Podgorica
May 25, 2024 13:29
(Podgorica)
M 2.2 275 km SSE
from Podgorica
May 25, 2024 12:39
(Podgorica)
M 3.0 290 km SSE
from Bar
May 25, 2024 02:11
(Podgorica)
M 2.0 272 km WSW
from Herceg Novi
May 24, 2024 16:45
(Podgorica)
M 3.5 238 km NNW
from Podgorica
May 24, 2024 11:46
(Podgorica)
M 2.0 289 km SSE
from Podgorica
May 24, 2024 05:43
(Podgorica)
M 2.9 68 km WNW
from Nikšić
May 24, 2024 05:29
(Podgorica)
M 3.8 276 km S
from Bar
May 24, 2024 05:21
(Podgorica)
M 2.3 297 km S
from Podgorica
May 24, 2024 01:34
(Podgorica)
M 2.4 288 km SSE
from Podgorica
May 23, 2024 18:13
(Podgorica)
M 2.3 273 km WSW
from Herceg Novi
May 23, 2024 08:36
(Podgorica)
M 2.1 298 km WSW
from Nikšić
May 21, 2024 23:13
(Podgorica)
M 2.1 293 km SSE
from Bar
May 21, 2024 22:39
(Podgorica)
M 2.9 291 km SSE
from Bar
May 21, 2024 20:03
(Podgorica)
M 2.6 290 km SSE
from Bar
May 21, 2024 17:15
(Podgorica)
M 2.3 294 km SSE
from Bar
May 21, 2024 10:36
(Podgorica)
M 2.8 80 km S
from Podgorica
May 21, 2024 04:57
(Podgorica)
M 2.1 266 km SSE
from Bar
May 21, 2024 04:19
(Podgorica)
M 2.4 262 km S
from Bar
May 20, 2024 22:07
(Podgorica)
M 2.5 293 km SSE
from Bar
May 20, 2024 09:46
(Podgorica)
M 2.9 292 km SSE
from Bar
May 20, 2024 03:43
(Podgorica)
M 2.0 292 km SSE
from Bar

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Montenegro

Recent Montenegro Earthquake News

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Montenegro Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
37 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
May 26, 2024 12:29

Average

A total of 378 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Montenegro 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 Montenegro roughly every 9 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Montenegro in 2019. A total of 96 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Montenegro that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Montenegro in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Montenegro 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 Montenegro (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 352 93.12%
Mag. 5 25 6.61%
Mag. 6 1 0.26%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Montenegro

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Nov 26, 2019 03:54.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.9
On Apr 15, 1979 07:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Montenegro occurred on Nov 26, 2019 03:54 local time (Europe/Podgorica timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 105 kilometers (65 mi) south-southeast of Podgorica, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Montenegro in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.9 earthquake struck on Apr 15, 1979 07:19, 9 kilometers (6 mi) south-southeast of Bar. It is the strongest earthquake near Montenegro 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 Montenegro 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 Montenegro.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Montenegro.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 26, 2019 03:54
(Podgorica)
M 6.4 105 km SSE
from Podgorica
Apr 22, 2022 23:07
(Podgorica)
M 5.7 113 km NW
from Podgorica
Sep 21, 2019 16:04
(Podgorica)
M 5.6 125 km S
from Podgorica
Mar 27, 2021 14:47
(Podgorica)
M 5.5 264 km W
from Podgorica
Nov 26, 2019 07:08
(Podgorica)
M 5.5 98 km S
from Podgorica
Jan 9, 2022 22:43
(Podgorica)
M 5.5 252 km SE
from Podgorica
Oct 15, 2016 22:14
(Podgorica)
M 5.5 286 km SSE
from Bar
Mar 14, 2024 04:06
(Podgorica)
M 5.4 29 km NW
from Nikšić
Nov 27, 2019 15:45
(Podgorica)
M 5.3 101 km S
from Podgorica
Nov 26, 2019 04:03
(Podgorica)
M 5.3 117 km SSE
from Podgorica

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Montenegro

Earthquakes by region of Montenegro

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Montenegro?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Montenegro on the afternoon of May 26, 2024 at 12:29 local time (Europe/Podgorica). The center of this earthquake was located 58km south-east of Podgorica at a depth of 15km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Montenegro in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Montenegro?

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Montenegro on the morning of April 15, 1979 at 07:19 local time (Europe/Podgorica). The center of this earthquake was located 9km east of Bar at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Montenegro since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Montenegro?

In the past 10 years, 378 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Montenegro. This averages to 38 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 10 days.