Latest earthquakes near Cary, North Carolina today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near Cary, North Carolina, The United States, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Cary? If an earthquake is happening right now near Cary, it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Cary.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 11, 2024 04:02AM
(New York)
M 2.2 137 mi WSW
from Cary
May 6, 2024 02:41AM
(New York)
M 2.2 129 mi WSW
from Cary
Apr 8, 2024 10:46PM
(New York)
M 2.3 150 mi NNE
from Cary
Mar 30, 2024 07:48PM
(New York)
M 2.3 132 mi WNW
from Cary
Mar 27, 2024 01:46AM
(New York)
M 2.2 158 mi SW
from Cary
Mar 24, 2024 03:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 158 mi SW
from Cary
Mar 9, 2024 09:27AM
(New York)
M 2.7 158 mi SW
from Cary
Jan 8, 2024 01:27PM
(New York)
M 2.1 157 mi SW
from Cary
Dec 30, 2023 05:27AM
(New York)
M 2.1 158 mi SW
from Cary
Dec 22, 2023 03:16AM
(New York)
M 2.2 157 mi SW
from Cary
Nov 30, 2023 06:24PM
(New York)
M 2.4 175 mi SW
from Cary
Nov 29, 2023 05:18PM
(New York)
M 2.0 174 mi SW
from Cary
Nov 26, 2023 04:16PM
(New York)
M 2.1 175 mi SW
from Cary
Nov 26, 2023 02:21AM
(New York)
M 2.2 175 mi SW
from Cary
Oct 23, 2023 05:04PM
(New York)
M 2.2 156 mi N
from Cary
Oct 22, 2023 04:10AM
(New York)
M 2.4 156 mi N
from Cary
Oct 19, 2023 11:49AM
(New York)
M 2.2 27 mi NW
from Cary
Oct 15, 2023 06:19PM
(New York)
M 2.2 157 mi N
from Cary
Oct 6, 2023 12:24PM
(New York)
M 2.2 160 mi SW
from Cary
Aug 15, 2023 02:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 55 mi WNW
from Cary
Aug 15, 2023 02:19AM
(New York)
M 2.3 56 mi WNW
from Cary
Jul 8, 2023 09:09AM
(New York)
M 2.6 127 mi WNW
from Cary
Jul 6, 2023 05:50AM
(New York)
M 2.7 126 mi WNW
from Cary
Jun 20, 2023 07:39AM
(New York)
M 2.0 157 mi SW
from Cary
Jun 20, 2023 01:32AM
(New York)
M 2.3 143 mi NW
from Cary

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Cary

Cary Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Jun 11, 2024 04:02

Average

A total of 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Cary, North Carolina in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Cary in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Cary 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 Cary (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 0 0.0%
Mag. 5 1 100.0%
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 Cary

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.1
On Aug 9, 2020 08:07.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 5.1
On Aug 9, 2020 08:07.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Cary occurred on Aug 9, 2020 08:07 local time (America/New_York timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.1 and struck 137 miles (221 km) west-northwest of Cary, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Cary in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Cary, North Carolina 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 Cary.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Cary.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 137 mi WNW
from Cary

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Cary

Nearest earthquakes from Cary

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Cary.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 137 mi WNW
from Cary

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Cary

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Cary, North Carolina?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Cary on the night of June 11, 2024 at 04:02 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 220km west-southwest of Cary at a depth of 3km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Cary, North Carolina in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Cary, North Carolina?

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Cary on the morning of August 9, 2020 at 08:07 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 221km west-northwest of Cary at a depth of 4km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Cary since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Cary, North Carolina?

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