Latest earthquakes near Nebraska, The United States today

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List of latest earthquakes near Nebraska.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 17, 2024 05:00PM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 54 mi SE
from Kearney
Mar 15, 2024 01:46PM
(Chicago)
M 3.5 150 mi SSE
from Omaha
Mar 5, 2024 07:54PM
(Chicago)
M 2.3 143 mi NW
from Omaha
Feb 7, 2024 12:13AM
(Chicago)
M 2.4 165 mi S
from Lincoln
Jan 27, 2024 09:40PM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 132 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Jan 4, 2024 04:52PM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 168 mi S
from Lincoln
Dec 31, 2023 10:34AM
(Chicago)
M 3.4 127 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Dec 21, 2023 05:45AM
(Chicago)
M 3.1 154 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Dec 16, 2023 07:55AM
(Chicago)
M 2.6 167 mi NW
from Kearney
Dec 10, 2023 04:10PM
(Chicago)
M 3.0 130 mi NNW
from Omaha
Dec 10, 2023 01:31PM
(Chicago)
M 3.5 55 mi SE
from Kearney
Dec 9, 2023 02:58PM
(Chicago)
M 2.8 53 mi SE
from Kearney
Dec 7, 2023 08:46PM
(Chicago)
M 2.6 127 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Nov 25, 2023 01:05AM
(Chicago)
M 3.4 130 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Nov 10, 2023 06:18PM
(Chicago)
M 4.0 131 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Nov 3, 2023 08:40PM
(Chicago)
M 2.9 130 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Nov 3, 2023 08:28PM
(Chicago)
M 3.2 127 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Oct 19, 2023 03:53AM
(Chicago)
M 2.7 174 mi NNW
from Omaha
Sep 19, 2023 01:18PM
(Chicago)
M 2.6 53 mi SE
from Kearney
Sep 19, 2023 05:54AM
(Chicago)
M 2.8 53 mi SE
from Kearney
Sep 18, 2023 09:34AM
(Chicago)
M 3.4 53 mi SE
from Kearney
Sep 3, 2023 01:12AM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 53 mi SE
from Kearney
Sep 1, 2023 04:27AM
(Chicago)
M 2.6 153 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Aug 30, 2023 09:34PM
(Chicago)
M 2.5 104 mi SW
from Lincoln
Aug 29, 2023 03:33PM
(Chicago)
M 2.6 104 mi SW
from Lincoln

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Nebraska

Nebraska Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.5
Mar 17, 2024 17:00

Average

A total of 5 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Nebraska, The United States in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

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

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.6
On Jun 22, 2019 03:50.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 4.6
On Jun 22, 2019 03:50.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Nebraska occurred on Jun 22, 2019 03:50 local time (America/Chicago timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.6 and struck 183 miles (294 km) south-west of Lincoln, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Nebraska in the list below.

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near Nebraska.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 22, 2019 03:50AM
(Chicago)
M 4.6 183 mi SW
from Lincoln
Dec 8, 2021 07:45AM
(Chicago)
M 4.3 154 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Jun 29, 2018 11:20PM
(Chicago)
M 4.1 186 mi WNW
from Lincoln
Nov 10, 2023 06:18PM
(Chicago)
M 4.0 131 mi SSW
from Lincoln
Dec 15, 2021 03:58AM
(Chicago)
M 4.0 152 mi SSW
from Lincoln

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Nebraska

Earthquakes by city in Nebraska

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

Use this regional Nebraska earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Bellevue, Grand Island, Fremont, Hastings, Norfolk, North Platte, Columbus, Papillion and La Vista.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

A 2.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Nebraska on the afternoon of March 17, 2024 at 17:00 local time (America/Chicago). The center of this earthquake was located 87km south-east of Kearney at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Nebraska, The United States in the past hours.

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

A 4.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Nebraska on the night of June 22, 2019 at 03:50 local time (America/Chicago). The center of this earthquake was located 294km southwest of Lincoln at a depth of 3km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Nebraska since the year 1900.

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

In the past 10 years, 5 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Nebraska. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 730 days.