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List of latest earthquakes near Râmnicu Vâlcea.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 13, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 181 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 12, 2024 20:24
(Bucharest)
M 2.7 171 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 12, 2024 19:07
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 172 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 11, 2024 02:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 160 km E
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 9, 2024 14:12
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 186 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 9, 2024 01:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 184 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jun 3, 2024 23:35
(Bucharest)
M 2.4 271 km WSW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 31, 2024 05:47
(Bucharest)
M 3.4 161 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 30, 2024 22:28
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 135 km E
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 29, 2024 22:13
(Bucharest)
M 3.2 182 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 27, 2024 19:25
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 180 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 27, 2024 07:16
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 176 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 27, 2024 01:41
(Bucharest)
M 3.5 180 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 26, 2024 13:17
(Bucharest)
M 2.6 34 km NW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 26, 2024 12:58
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 31 km NW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 26, 2024 12:12
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 31 km NW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 25, 2024 01:27
(Bucharest)
M 3.7 177 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 24, 2024 22:59
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 155 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 24, 2024 07:00
(Bucharest)
M 2.2 108 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 23, 2024 18:52
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 149 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 23, 2024 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 3.1 170 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 22, 2024 12:53
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 174 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 19, 2024 02:43
(Bucharest)
M 2.9 187 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 19, 2024 02:39
(Bucharest)
M 2.5 279 km SSW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
May 18, 2024 20:20
(Bucharest)
M 2.8 153 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Râmnicu Vâlcea

Râmnicu Vâlcea Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
13 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.4
Jun 13, 2024 07:00

Average

A total of 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 13 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Râmnicu Vâlcea roughly every 27 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Râmnicu Vâlcea in 2023. A total of 28 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Râmnicu Vâlcea that year. The strongest had a 5.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Râmnicu Vâlcea in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Râmnicu Vâlcea 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 Râmnicu Vâlcea (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 124 94.66%
Mag. 5 7 5.34%
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 Râmnicu Vâlcea

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.6
On Dec 28, 2016 01:20.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 10, 1940 03:39.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Râmnicu Vâlcea occurred on Dec 28, 2016 01:20 local time (Europe/Bucharest timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck 182 kilometers (113 mi) east-northeast of Râmnicu Vâlcea, at a depth of 97 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Râmnicu Vâlcea in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 10, 1940 03:39, 175 kilometers (109 mi) east-northeast of Râmnicu Vâlcea. It is the strongest earthquake near Râmnicu Vâlcea 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 Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea 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 Râmnicu Vâlcea.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Râmnicu Vâlcea.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 28, 2016 01:20
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 182 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 14, 2023 15:16
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 91 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Nov 22, 2014 21:14
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 234 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Sep 24, 2016 02:11
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 188 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Oct 28, 2018 03:38
(Bucharest)
M 5.5 170 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Nov 3, 2022 06:50
(Bucharest)
M 5.1 172 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 13, 2023 16:58
(Bucharest)
M 5.0 93 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Mar 20, 2023 16:02
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 96 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Apr 25, 2020 01:04
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 259 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jan 31, 2020 03:26
(Bucharest)
M 4.8 192 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Râmnicu Vâlcea

Nearest earthquakes from Râmnicu Vâlcea

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Râmnicu Vâlcea.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 29, 2015 20:56
(Bucharest)
M 4.3 34 km NNW
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Mar 19, 2020 13:51
(Bucharest)
M 4.3 84 km ENE
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Jul 16, 2022 10:39
(Bucharest)
M 4.0 84 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Sep 18, 2022 20:55
(Bucharest)
M 4.1 85 km E
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Aug 21, 2023 00:39
(Bucharest)
M 4.3 88 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 14, 2023 15:16
(Bucharest)
M 5.6 91 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 13, 2023 16:58
(Bucharest)
M 5.0 93 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 14, 2023 17:24
(Bucharest)
M 4.2 96 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Mar 20, 2023 16:02
(Bucharest)
M 4.9 96 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea
Feb 16, 2023 03:07
(Bucharest)
M 4.4 97 km W
from Râmnicu Vâlcea

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Râmnicu Vâlcea

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Râmnicu Vâlcea on the morning of June 13, 2024 at 07:00 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 181km east-northeast of Râmnicu Vâlcea at a depth of 140km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Râmnicu Vâlcea on the night of November 10, 1940 at 03:39 local time (Europe/Bucharest). The center of this earthquake was located 175km east-northeast of Râmnicu Vâlcea at a depth of 150km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Râmnicu Vâlcea since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Râmnicu Vâlcea, Vâlcea?

In the past 10 years, 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Râmnicu Vâlcea. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 28 days.