Latest earthquakes near West Raleigh, North Carolina today

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

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List of latest earthquakes near West Raleigh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 11, 2024 04:02AM
(New York)
M 2.2 143 mi WSW
from West Raleigh
May 6, 2024 02:41AM
(New York)
M 2.2 135 mi WSW
from West Raleigh
Apr 8, 2024 10:46PM
(New York)
M 2.3 147 mi NNE
from West Raleigh
Mar 30, 2024 07:48PM
(New York)
M 2.3 138 mi WNW
from West Raleigh
Mar 27, 2024 01:46AM
(New York)
M 2.2 163 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Mar 24, 2024 03:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 162 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Mar 9, 2024 09:27AM
(New York)
M 2.7 162 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Jan 8, 2024 01:27PM
(New York)
M 2.1 162 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Dec 30, 2023 05:27AM
(New York)
M 2.1 163 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Dec 22, 2023 03:16AM
(New York)
M 2.2 162 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Nov 30, 2023 06:24PM
(New York)
M 2.4 180 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Nov 29, 2023 05:18PM
(New York)
M 2.0 180 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Nov 26, 2023 04:16PM
(New York)
M 2.1 180 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Nov 26, 2023 02:21AM
(New York)
M 2.2 180 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Oct 23, 2023 05:04PM
(New York)
M 2.2 157 mi N
from West Raleigh
Oct 22, 2023 04:10AM
(New York)
M 2.4 157 mi N
from West Raleigh
Oct 19, 2023 11:49AM
(New York)
M 2.2 32 mi NW
from West Raleigh
Oct 15, 2023 06:19PM
(New York)
M 2.2 158 mi N
from West Raleigh
Oct 6, 2023 12:24PM
(New York)
M 2.2 164 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Aug 15, 2023 02:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 62 mi WNW
from West Raleigh
Aug 15, 2023 02:19AM
(New York)
M 2.3 62 mi WNW
from West Raleigh
Jul 8, 2023 09:09AM
(New York)
M 2.6 132 mi WNW
from West Raleigh
Jul 6, 2023 05:50AM
(New York)
M 2.7 132 mi WNW
from West Raleigh
Jun 20, 2023 07:39AM
(New York)
M 2.0 162 mi SW
from West Raleigh
Jun 20, 2023 01:32AM
(New York)
M 2.3 147 mi NW
from West Raleigh

Map of Latest Earthquakes near West Raleigh

West Raleigh 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 West Raleigh, North Carolina in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of West Raleigh in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near West Raleigh 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 West Raleigh (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 West Raleigh

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 West Raleigh occurred on Aug 9, 2020 08:07 local time (America/New_York timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.1 and struck 144 miles (231 km) west-northwest of West Raleigh, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near West Raleigh in the list below.

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near West Raleigh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 144 mi WNW
from West Raleigh

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near West Raleigh

Nearest earthquakes from West Raleigh

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to West Raleigh, 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 West Raleigh.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 144 mi WNW
from West Raleigh

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from West Raleigh

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in West Raleigh, North Carolina?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near West Raleigh on the night of June 11, 2024 at 04:02 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 230km west-southwest of West Raleigh at a depth of 3km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near West Raleigh, North Carolina in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near West Raleigh, North Carolina?

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit near West Raleigh on the morning of August 9, 2020 at 08:07 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 231km west-northwest of West Raleigh at a depth of 4km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near West Raleigh since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near West Raleigh, North Carolina?

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