Latest earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna today

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List of latest earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 29, 2024 10:02
(Wallis)
M 5.0 347 km SE
from Mata-Utu
May 8, 2024 19:28
(Wallis)
M 4.2 160 km S
from Mata-Utu
May 6, 2024 05:42
(Wallis)
M 4.6 292 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Apr 30, 2024 08:21
(Wallis)
M 4.7 289 km S
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 08:23
(Wallis)
M 4.2 290 km WSW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 05:54
(Wallis)
M 4.5 256 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 05:16
(Wallis)
M 4.7 260 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 04:53
(Wallis)
M 4.5 225 km SSW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 04:51
(Wallis)
M 4.6 236 km SSW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 04:42
(Wallis)
M 4.6 234 km SSW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 27, 2024 04:38
(Wallis)
M 4.4 275 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 14, 2024 07:37
(Wallis)
M 4.0 272 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 13, 2024 22:47
(Wallis)
M 5.4 388 km ESE
from Mata-Utu
Mar 28, 2024 10:21
(Wallis)
M 4.4 274 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Mar 9, 2024 07:00
(Wallis)
M 4.9 271 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Mar 7, 2024 05:17
(Wallis)
M 5.1 368 km ESE
from Mata-Utu
Mar 5, 2024 13:10
(Wallis)
M 4.0 177 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 20, 2024 03:41
(Wallis)
M 4.6 290 km SE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 18, 2024 19:29
(Wallis)
M 5.6 354 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 18, 2024 18:06
(Wallis)
M 5.5 245 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 12, 2024 06:02
(Wallis)
M 4.5 269 km SE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 12, 2024 06:02
(Wallis)
M 4.5 269 km SE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 8, 2024 16:55
(Wallis)
M 4.0 210 km S
from Mata-Utu
Feb 6, 2024 07:58
(Wallis)
M 4.4 231 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 2, 2024 06:14
(Wallis)
M 5.0 394 km ESE
from Mata-Utu

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna

Wallis and Futuna Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
38 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 5
May 29, 2024 10:02

Average

A total of 386 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Wallis and Futuna in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 38 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Wallis and Futuna roughly every 9 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Wallis and Futuna in 2014. A total of 53 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Wallis and Futuna that year. The strongest had a 6.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Wallis and Futuna in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Wallis and Futuna 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 Wallis and Futuna (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 347 89.9%
Mag. 5 32 8.29%
Mag. 6 7 1.81%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Jun 30, 2014 05:15.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.7
On Apr 7, 1991 02:34.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Wallis and Futuna occurred on Jun 30, 2014 05:15 local time (Pacific/Wallis timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 202 kilometers (126 mi) south-southeast of Mata-Utu, at a depth of 18 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.7 earthquake struck on Apr 7, 1991 02:34, 204 kilometers (127 mi) south-southeast of Mata-Utu. It is the strongest earthquake near Wallis and Futuna 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 Wallis and Futuna 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 Wallis and Futuna.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 30, 2014 05:15
(Wallis)
M 6.7 202 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Jun 30, 2014 03:52
(Wallis)
M 6.4 194 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Feb 19, 2021 03:30
(Wallis)
M 6.1 184 km SSW
from Mata-Utu
Oct 26, 2016 17:19
(Wallis)
M 6.1 278 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Dec 7, 2019 01:04
(Wallis)
M 6.0 248 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Nov 21, 2017 06:51
(Wallis)
M 6.0 201 km SE
from Mata-Utu
Oct 28, 2014 15:15
(Wallis)
M 6.0 276 km SE
from Mata-Utu
Jun 30, 2014 06:24
(Wallis)
M 5.9 237 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Aug 23, 2019 07:27
(Wallis)
M 5.9 204 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Oct 26, 2016 04:10
(Wallis)
M 5.9 272 km SSE
from Mata-Utu

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Wallis and Futuna

Earthquakes by region of Wallis and Futuna

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Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Wallis and Futuna.

When was the last earthquake in Wallis and Futuna?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Wallis and Futuna on the morning of May 29, 2024 at 10:02 local time (Pacific/Wallis). The center of this earthquake was located 347km south-east of Mata-Utu at a depth of 10km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Wallis and Futuna in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Wallis and Futuna?

A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Wallis and Futuna on the night of April 7, 1991 at 02:34 local time (Pacific/Wallis). The center of this earthquake was located 204km south-southeast of Mata-Utu at a depth of 16km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Wallis and Futuna since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Wallis and Futuna?

In the past 10 years, 386 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Wallis and Futuna. This averages to 39 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 9 days.