Latest earthquakes near Arkansas, The United States today

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List of latest earthquakes near Arkansas.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 12, 2024 01:56PM
(Chicago)
M 2.0 178 mi WNW
from Little Rock
Apr 9, 2024 01:28AM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 60 mi NE
from Little Rock
Apr 5, 2024 01:17AM
(Chicago)
M 2.1 181 mi NE
from Little Rock
Apr 2, 2024 06:24AM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 170 mi NE
from Little Rock
Mar 27, 2024 01:26AM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 173 mi NE
from Little Rock
Mar 3, 2024 11:07AM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 150 mi ENE
from Little Rock
Feb 19, 2024 07:22PM
(Chicago)
M 2.7 168 mi NNE
from Little Rock
Jan 7, 2024 06:21AM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 118 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Jan 7, 2024 04:12AM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 118 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Jan 7, 2024 04:12AM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 118 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Jan 7, 2024 03:07AM
(Chicago)
M 2.4 118 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Jan 5, 2024 04:07AM
(Chicago)
M 2.1 119 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Jan 4, 2024 03:45PM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 118 mi NNW
from Little Rock
Dec 27, 2023 11:46AM
(Chicago)
M 3.8 138 mi ENE
from Little Rock
Dec 22, 2023 12:14PM
(Chicago)
M 2.1 146 mi NNE
from Little Rock
Dec 7, 2023 04:25AM
(Chicago)
M 2.1 66 mi NE
from Little Rock
Dec 6, 2023 08:53PM
(Chicago)
M 2.1 148 mi ENE
from Little Rock
Nov 13, 2023 08:30AM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 186 mi W
from Little Rock
Nov 11, 2023 04:34PM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 186 mi W
from Little Rock
Nov 9, 2023 08:54PM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 173 mi NE
from Little Rock
Nov 3, 2023 03:05AM
(Chicago)
M 2.0 37 mi WNW
from Little Rock
Oct 30, 2023 02:32PM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 98 mi NNE
from Little Rock
Oct 24, 2023 02:25AM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 160 mi ENE
from Little Rock
Oct 24, 2023 01:42AM
(Chicago)
M 2.0 63 mi NE
from Little Rock
Oct 24, 2023 01:04AM
(Chicago)
M 2.2 63 mi NE
from Little Rock

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Arkansas

Arkansas Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Apr 12, 2024 13:56

Average

A total of 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Arkansas, The United States in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Arkansas in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 4 or above have occurred near Arkansas 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 Arkansas (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1 100.0%
Mag. 5 0 0.0%
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 Arkansas

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4
On Nov 17, 2021 20:53.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 4
On Nov 17, 2021 20:53.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Arkansas occurred on Nov 17, 2021 20:53 local time (America/Chicago timezone). It had a magnitude of 4 and struck 178 miles (287 km) north-northeast of Little Rock, at a depth of 11 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Arkansas in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Arkansas, The United States 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 Arkansas.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Arkansas.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 17, 2021 08:53PM
(Chicago)
M 4.0 178 mi NNE
from Little Rock

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Arkansas

Earthquakes by city in Arkansas

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Arkansas, The United States.

Use this regional Arkansas earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Springdale, Jonesboro, North Little Rock, Conway, Rogers, Pine Bluff, Bentonville, Hot Springs, Hot Springs National Park, Benton, Sherwood, Texarkana, Russellville, Jacksonville, Bella Vista, Paragould, Cabot, West Memphis and Searcy.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Arkansas, The United States?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Arkansas on the afternoon of April 12, 2024 at 13:56 local time (America/Chicago). The center of this earthquake was located 287km west-northwest of Little Rock at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Arkansas, The United States in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Arkansas, The United States?

A 4 magnitude earthquake hit near Arkansas on the evening of November 17, 2021 at 20:53 local time (America/Chicago). The center of this earthquake was located 287km north-northeast of Little Rock at a depth of 17km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Arkansas since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Arkansas, The United States?

In the past 10 years, 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Arkansas. This averages to 0 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3650 days.