Latest earthquakes near Maryland, The United States today

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List of latest earthquakes near Maryland.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 6, 2024 08:22PM
(New York)
M 2.0 124 mi ENE
from Baltimore
May 24, 2024 03:50AM
(New York)
M 2.9 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
May 4, 2024 11:55PM
(New York)
M 2.0 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
May 1, 2024 07:01AM
(New York)
M 2.6 143 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 27, 2024 09:49AM
(New York)
M 2.9 138 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 19, 2024 10:06PM
(New York)
M 2.1 140 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 19, 2024 04:36PM
(New York)
M 2.4 78 mi NNE
from Baltimore
Apr 10, 2024 10:22AM
(New York)
M 2.6 140 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 8, 2024 10:46PM
(New York)
M 2.3 119 mi SSW
from Baltimore
Apr 7, 2024 11:35AM
(New York)
M 2.2 137 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 6, 2024 06:46AM
(New York)
M 2.4 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 05:59PM
(New York)
M 3.7 138 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 04:13PM
(New York)
M 2.0 137 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 03:58PM
(New York)
M 2.0 133 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 01:32PM
(New York)
M 2.2 136 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 01:18PM
(New York)
M 2.1 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 01:14PM
(New York)
M 2.0 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 12:49PM
(New York)
M 2.0 137 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 11:49AM
(New York)
M 2.0 140 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 11:20AM
(New York)
M 2.1 139 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 10:29AM
(New York)
M 2.6 137 mi NE
from Baltimore
Apr 5, 2024 10:23AM
(New York)
M 4.8 138 mi NE
from Baltimore
Mar 29, 2024 02:25PM
(New York)
M 2.1 154 mi ENE
from Baltimore
Mar 14, 2024 03:00PM
(New York)
M 2.2 137 mi NE
from Baltimore
Jan 2, 2024 12:51AM
(New York)
M 2.3 33 mi WSW
from Baltimore

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Maryland

Maryland Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Jul 6, 2024 20:22

Average

A total of 2 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Maryland, The United States in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Maryland in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Maryland 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 Maryland (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2 100.0%
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 Maryland

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.8
On Apr 5, 2024 10:23.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 4.8
On Apr 5, 2024 10:23.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Maryland occurred on Apr 5, 2024 10:23 local time (America/New_York timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.8 and struck 138 miles (222 km) north-east of Baltimore, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Maryland in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Maryland, 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 Maryland.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Maryland.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 5, 2024 10:23AM
(New York)
M 4.8 138 mi NE
from Baltimore
Nov 30, 2017 04:47PM
(New York)
M 4.1 63 mi E
from Baltimore

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Maryland

Earthquakes by city in Maryland

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

Use this regional Maryland earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Columbia, Germantown, Silver Spring, Frederick, Waldorf, Glen Burnie, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Ellicott City, Dundalk, Bethesda, Bowie, Towson, South Bel Air, Aspen Hill, Wheaton, Bel Air South, Gwynn Oak, Potomac, Severn and North Bethesda.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Maryland on the evening of July 6, 2024 at 20:22 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 199km east-northeast of Baltimore at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Maryland, The United States in the past hours.

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

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Maryland on the morning of April 5, 2024 at 10:23 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 222km north-east of Baltimore at a depth of 3km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Maryland since the year 1900.

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

In the past 10 years, 2 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Maryland. This averages to 0 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1825 days.