Latest earthquakes near Butuan, Caraga today

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List of latest earthquakes near Butuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 14, 2024 07:34AM
(Manila)
M 3.2 261 km SE
from Butuan
Apr 14, 2024 02:34AM
(Manila)
M 4.3 108 km ESE
from Butuan
Apr 13, 2024 01:03AM
(Manila)
M 3.1 144 km ESE
from Butuan
Apr 13, 2024 12:11AM
(Manila)
M 3.2 290 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 03:35PM
(Manila)
M 3.7 216 km E
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 02:39PM
(Manila)
M 3.0 148 km SE
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 08:35AM
(Manila)
M 3.1 257 km WSW
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 08:02AM
(Manila)
M 4.6 282 km W
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 07:14AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 270 km W
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 06:25AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 161 km ENE
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 05:09AM
(Manila)
M 3.6 167 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 01:08AM
(Manila)
M 3.2 160 km ESE
from Butuan
Apr 12, 2024 12:13AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 168 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 01:22PM
(Manila)
M 3.5 169 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 12:44PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 162 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 12:05PM
(Manila)
M 3.3 136 km SE
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 11:33AM
(Manila)
M 5.2 169 km SSE
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 01:52AM
(Manila)
M 3.7 187 km E
from Butuan
Apr 11, 2024 12:20AM
(Manila)
M 5.2 336 km N
from Butuan
Apr 10, 2024 05:12PM
(Manila)
M 3.3 128 km NNW
from Butuan
Apr 9, 2024 08:51PM
(Manila)
M 3.5 159 km ESE
from Butuan
Apr 9, 2024 06:25PM
(Manila)
M 3.5 143 km SE
from Butuan
Apr 9, 2024 06:19PM
(Manila)
M 3.1 160 km ESE
from Butuan
Apr 9, 2024 11:11AM
(Manila)
M 3.5 259 km NNW
from Butuan
Apr 9, 2024 05:26AM
(Manila)
M 3.3 179 km SE
from Butuan

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Recent Butuan Earthquake News

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

Butuan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
328 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.2
Apr 14, 2024 07:34

Average

A total of 3287 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Butuan, Caraga in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 328 earthquakes per year, or 27 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Butuan roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Butuan in 2023. A total of 1034 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Butuan that year. The strongest had a 7.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Butuan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Butuan 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 Butuan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2914 88.65%
Mag. 5 345 10.5%
Mag. 6 27 0.82%
Mag. 7 1 0.03%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Butuan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.6
On Dec 2, 2023 22:37.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.1
On Apr 15, 1924 00:20.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Butuan occurred on Dec 2, 2023 22:37 local time (Asia/Manila timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.6 and struck 107 kilometers (66 mi) east-southeast of Butuan, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Butuan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.1 earthquake struck on Apr 15, 1924 00:20, 267 kilometers (166 mi) east-southeast of Butuan. It is the strongest earthquake near Butuan 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 Butuan, Caraga 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 Butuan.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Butuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 2, 2023 10:37PM
(Manila)
M 7.6 107 km ESE
from Butuan
Dec 4, 2023 03:49AM
(Manila)
M 6.9 117 km E
from Butuan
Dec 15, 2019 02:11PM
(Manila)
M 6.8 254 km S
from Butuan
Oct 29, 2019 09:04AM
(Manila)
M 6.6 251 km SSW
from Butuan
Dec 3, 2023 06:35PM
(Manila)
M 6.6 142 km ESE
from Butuan
Jul 6, 2017 04:03PM
(Manila)
M 6.5 262 km NNW
from Butuan
Feb 10, 2017 10:03PM
(Manila)
M 6.5 107 km N
from Butuan
Oct 31, 2019 09:11AM
(Manila)
M 6.5 230 km S
from Butuan
Dec 3, 2023 12:03AM
(Manila)
M 6.4 145 km ESE
from Butuan
Aug 2, 2020 01:09AM
(Manila)
M 6.4 241 km SW
from Butuan

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Nearest earthquakes from Butuan

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Butuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 21, 2019 03:12AM
(Manila)
M 4.6 16 km NNE
from Butuan
Jan 20, 2021 09:27AM
(Manila)
M 4.8 16 km NE
from Butuan
Aug 27, 2017 10:01PM
(Manila)
M 4.5 20 km N
from Butuan
Dec 7, 2023 02:42PM
(Manila)
M 4.1 19 km S
from Butuan
Oct 15, 2016 02:29AM
(Manila)
M 5.4 21 km NNE
from Butuan
Mar 6, 2024 03:29PM
(Manila)
M 4.4 23 km ENE
from Butuan
Oct 29, 2023 09:48AM
(Manila)
M 4.7 26 km NNE
from Butuan
Jun 12, 2022 10:21PM
(Manila)
M 4.3 29 km NNE
from Butuan
Oct 9, 2016 06:39PM
(Manila)
M 4.8 28 km NE
from Butuan
May 30, 2021 05:20AM
(Manila)
M 4.5 30 km ESE
from Butuan

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Butuan

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Butuan, Caraga?

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Butuan on the morning of April 14, 2024 at 07:34 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 261km south-east of Butuan at a depth of 27km under water in the Philippine Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Butuan, Caraga in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Butuan, Caraga?

A 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Butuan on the night of April 15, 1924 at 00:20 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 267km south-southeast of Butuan at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Butuan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Butuan, Caraga?

In the past 10 years, 3287 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Butuan. This averages to 329 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.