Latest earthquakes near New York, The United States today

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List of latest earthquakes near New York.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 6, 2024 08:22PM
(New York)
M 2.0 50 mi SW
from Brooklyn
Jun 28, 2024 11:45PM
(New York)
M 3.4 50 mi N
from Syracuse
Jun 26, 2024 03:02AM
(New York)
M 2.1 53 mi N
from The Bronx
Jun 18, 2024 12:33PM
(New York)
M 2.6 131 mi NE
from Amsterdam
Jun 16, 2024 06:54PM
(New York)
M 2.3 111 mi SSW
from Buffalo
Jun 15, 2024 08:55PM
(New York)
M 2.3 183 mi NNE
from Syracuse
Jun 4, 2024 08:51PM
(New York)
M 2.5 171 mi NE
from Syracuse
Jun 2, 2024 12:23AM
(New York)
M 2.2 134 mi SW
from Buffalo
Jun 1, 2024 06:11AM
(New York)
M 2.6 134 mi SW
from Buffalo
May 24, 2024 03:50AM
(New York)
M 2.9 39 mi W
from New York City
May 21, 2024 11:23AM
(New York)
M 2.1 149 mi NE
from Syracuse
May 4, 2024 11:55PM
(New York)
M 2.0 38 mi W
from New York City
May 3, 2024 08:01PM
(New York)
M 2.0 135 mi SW
from Buffalo
May 1, 2024 07:01AM
(New York)
M 2.6 35 mi W
from New York City
Apr 27, 2024 09:49AM
(New York)
M 2.9 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 19, 2024 10:06PM
(New York)
M 2.1 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 19, 2024 04:36PM
(New York)
M 2.4 107 mi WSW
from New York City
Apr 10, 2024 10:22AM
(New York)
M 2.6 38 mi W
from New York City
Apr 7, 2024 11:35AM
(New York)
M 2.2 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 6, 2024 06:46AM
(New York)
M 2.4 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 5, 2024 05:59PM
(New York)
M 3.7 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 5, 2024 04:13PM
(New York)
M 2.0 40 mi W
from New York City
Apr 5, 2024 03:58PM
(New York)
M 2.0 42 mi W
from New York City
Apr 5, 2024 01:32PM
(New York)
M 2.2 39 mi W
from New York City
Apr 5, 2024 01:18PM
(New York)
M 2.1 39 mi W
from New York City

Map of Latest Earthquakes near New York

New York 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 4 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of New York, The United States in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

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

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 New York occurred on Apr 5, 2024 10:23 local time (America/New_York timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.8 and struck 40 miles (64 km) west of New York City, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near New York in the list below.

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near New York.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 5, 2024 10:23AM
(New York)
M 4.8 40 mi W
from New York City
Jul 17, 2021 05:02PM
(New York)
M 4.2 140 mi WSW
from Buffalo
Nov 30, 2017 04:47PM
(New York)
M 4.1 127 mi SW
from Brooklyn
Jun 10, 2019 10:50AM
(New York)
M 4.0 156 mi WSW
from Buffalo

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near New York

Earthquakes by city in New York

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

Use this regional New York earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Richmond Hill, Albany, Fordham, West Albany, Flatbush, Chinatown, Canarsie, Greenburgh, New Rochelle, South Ozone Park, Cheektowaga, Kings Bridge, Brownsville, Ridgewood, Mount Vernon, Forest Hills, Jackson Heights, Bayside, Parkchester, Schenectady and Park Slope.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in New York, The United States?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near New York on the evening of July 6, 2024 at 20:22 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 81km southwest of Brooklyn at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near New York, The United States in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near New York, The United States?

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit near New York on the morning of April 5, 2024 at 10:23 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 64km west of New York City at a depth of 3km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near New York since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near New York, The United States?

In the past 10 years, 4 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from New York. This averages to 0 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 913 days.