Latest earthquakes near Medford, Oregon today

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List of latest earthquakes near Medford.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 11, 2024 11:42PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.0 132 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 10, 2024 02:58PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.9 96 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 10, 2024 01:01PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.0 160 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 9, 2024 06:41PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.2 149 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 8, 2024 07:10AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.1 161 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 7, 2024 11:13PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.8 177 mi SSE
from Medford
Jun 7, 2024 01:41PM
(Los Angeles)
M 3.0 148 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 7, 2024 09:26AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.3 143 mi SW
from Medford
Jun 4, 2024 05:58PM
(Los Angeles)
M 3.0 171 mi SW
from Medford
Jun 4, 2024 02:46PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.1 168 mi E
from Medford
Jun 4, 2024 06:21AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.8 162 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 4, 2024 06:17AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.3 162 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 3, 2024 08:00PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.2 157 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 3, 2024 10:02AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.1 155 mi S
from Medford
Jun 3, 2024 06:52AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.7 184 mi SW
from Medford
Jun 3, 2024 05:54AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.9 175 mi WSW
from Medford
Jun 2, 2024 08:15AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.2 170 mi SSE
from Medford
Jun 2, 2024 05:27AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.3 170 mi SSE
from Medford
Jun 2, 2024 04:20AM
(Los Angeles)
M 3.2 170 mi SSE
from Medford
Jun 1, 2024 03:51PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.5 171 mi E
from Medford
May 31, 2024 12:50PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.7 159 mi WSW
from Medford
May 30, 2024 09:54PM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.8 167 mi SSW
from Medford
May 29, 2024 08:04AM
(Los Angeles)
M 2.4 167 mi SW
from Medford
May 28, 2024 07:07PM
(Los Angeles)
M 3.0 167 mi S
from Medford
May 27, 2024 07:03AM
(Los Angeles)
M 3.6 170 mi SSE
from Medford

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Recent Medford Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Medford. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Medford and elsewhere.

Medford Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
15 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Jun 11, 2024 23:42

Average

A total of 155 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Medford, Oregon in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 15 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Medford roughly every 23 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Medford in 2014. A total of 28 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 186 mi of Medford that year. The strongest had a 6.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Medford in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Medford 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 Medford (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 138 89.03%
Mag. 5 15 9.68%
Mag. 6 2 1.29%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Medford

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.4
On Dec 20, 2022 02:34.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.4
On Jan 31, 1922 05:17.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Medford occurred on Dec 20, 2022 02:34 local time (America/Los_Angeles timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.4 and struck 148 miles (238 km) south-southwest of Medford, at a depth of 11 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Medford in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.4 earthquake struck on Jan 31, 1922 05:17, 162 miles (260 km) south-southwest of Medford. It is the strongest earthquake near Medford in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

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

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List of strongest earthquakes near Medford.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 20, 2022 02:34AM
(Los Angeles)
M 6.4 148 mi SSW
from Medford
Dec 20, 2021 12:10PM
(Los Angeles)
M 6.2 153 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 4, 2021 12:52AM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.9 174 mi W
from Medford
Jun 4, 2021 01:17AM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.9 171 mi W
from Medford
Mar 8, 2020 07:59PM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.8 176 mi SW
from Medford
Dec 20, 2021 12:10PM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.7 167 mi SSW
from Medford
Jan 28, 2015 01:08PM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.7 165 mi SSW
from Medford
Jun 22, 2019 08:53PM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.6 160 mi SSW
from Medford
May 11, 2023 04:19PM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.5 173 mi SSE
from Medford
Jan 1, 2023 10:35AM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.4 144 mi SSW
from Medford

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Nearest earthquakes from Medford

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Medford.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 30, 2018 09:34AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.0 80 mi SSE
from Medford
Nov 29, 2019 05:45PM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.5 87 mi WNW
from Medford
Jan 22, 2024 09:26PM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.3 89 mi SW
from Medford
Jan 20, 2023 12:01AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.3 98 mi SSW
from Medford
Feb 6, 2019 10:23AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.4 114 mi SSW
from Medford
May 14, 2024 11:39PM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.0 116 mi SSW
from Medford
Sep 8, 2023 10:25AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.3 116 mi SE
from Medford
Sep 8, 2023 10:24AM
(Los Angeles)
M 5.0 117 mi SE
from Medford
Jul 4, 2015 08:42AM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.1 122 mi N
from Medford
Jul 21, 2016 04:09PM
(Los Angeles)
M 4.8 122 mi SSW
from Medford

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Medford, Oregon?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Medford on the evening of June 11, 2024 at 23:42 local time (America/Los_Angeles). The center of this earthquake was located 212km south-southwest of Medford at a depth of 18km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Medford, Oregon in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Medford, Oregon?

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Medford on the night of January 31, 1922 at 05:17 local time (America/Los_Angeles). The center of this earthquake was located 260km west-southwest of Medford at a depth of 15km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Medford since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Medford, Oregon?

In the past 10 years, 155 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Medford. This averages to 16 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 24 days.