Latest earthquakes near Winston-Salem, North Carolina today

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

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List of latest earthquakes near Winston-Salem.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 11, 2024 04:02AM
(New York)
M 2.2 91 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
May 22, 2024 05:47AM
(New York)
M 2.7 180 mi WNW
from Winston-Salem
May 6, 2024 02:41AM
(New York)
M 2.2 74 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
Mar 30, 2024 07:48PM
(New York)
M 2.3 49 mi NW
from Winston-Salem
Mar 27, 2024 01:46AM
(New York)
M 2.2 137 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Mar 24, 2024 03:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 137 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Mar 9, 2024 09:27AM
(New York)
M 2.7 137 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Feb 10, 2024 05:24AM
(New York)
M 2.3 152 mi N
from Winston-Salem
Jan 8, 2024 01:27PM
(New York)
M 2.1 135 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Dec 30, 2023 05:27AM
(New York)
M 2.1 138 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Dec 22, 2023 03:16AM
(New York)
M 2.2 136 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Nov 30, 2023 06:24PM
(New York)
M 2.4 136 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
Nov 29, 2023 05:18PM
(New York)
M 2.0 135 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
Nov 26, 2023 04:16PM
(New York)
M 2.1 136 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
Nov 26, 2023 02:21AM
(New York)
M 2.2 135 mi SSW
from Winston-Salem
Oct 23, 2023 05:04PM
(New York)
M 2.2 150 mi NNE
from Winston-Salem
Oct 22, 2023 04:10AM
(New York)
M 2.4 150 mi NNE
from Winston-Salem
Oct 19, 2023 11:49AM
(New York)
M 2.2 62 mi E
from Winston-Salem
Oct 17, 2023 05:54AM
(New York)
M 2.2 107 mi W
from Winston-Salem
Oct 15, 2023 06:19PM
(New York)
M 2.2 150 mi NNE
from Winston-Salem
Oct 6, 2023 12:24PM
(New York)
M 2.2 139 mi S
from Winston-Salem
Sep 8, 2023 03:56AM
(New York)
M 2.2 165 mi WNW
from Winston-Salem
Aug 15, 2023 02:22AM
(New York)
M 2.2 30 mi E
from Winston-Salem
Aug 15, 2023 02:19AM
(New York)
M 2.3 30 mi E
from Winston-Salem
Jul 8, 2023 09:09AM
(New York)
M 2.6 52 mi NNW
from Winston-Salem

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Winston-Salem

Winston-Salem 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 Winston-Salem, North Carolina in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

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

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 Winston-Salem occurred on Aug 9, 2020 08:07 local time (America/New_York timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.1 and struck 53 miles (86 km) west-northwest of Winston-Salem, at a depth of 2 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Winston-Salem in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Winston-Salem, 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 Winston-Salem.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Winston-Salem.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 53 mi WNW
from Winston-Salem

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Winston-Salem

Nearest earthquakes from Winston-Salem

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Winston-Salem, 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 Winston-Salem.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2020 08:07AM
(New York)
M 5.1 53 mi WNW
from Winston-Salem

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Winston-Salem

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Winston-Salem.

When was the last earthquake in Winston-Salem, North Carolina?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Winston-Salem on the night of June 11, 2024 at 04:02 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 146km south-southwest of Winston-Salem at a depth of 3km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Winston-Salem, North Carolina in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Winston-Salem, North Carolina?

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Winston-Salem on the morning of August 9, 2020 at 08:07 local time (America/New_York). The center of this earthquake was located 86km west-northwest of Winston-Salem at a depth of 4km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Winston-Salem since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Winston-Salem, North Carolina?

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