Latest earthquakes near Mata-Utu, Uvea today

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List of latest earthquakes near Mata-Utu.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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 Mata-Utu

Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu, Uvea 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 Mata-Utu roughly every 9 days.

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

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Mata-Utu in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu (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 Mata-Utu

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 Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu, Uvea 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 Mata-Utu.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Mata-Utu.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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 Mata-Utu

Nearest earthquakes from Mata-Utu

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Mata-Utu, Uvea. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Mata-Utu.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 25, 2014 23:24
(Wallis)
M 4.4 14 km N
from Mata-Utu
Nov 4, 2016 11:03
(Wallis)
M 5.1 142 km ENE
from Mata-Utu
Nov 14, 2021 16:04
(Wallis)
M 4.7 141 km SSW
from Mata-Utu
Nov 13, 2021 22:19
(Wallis)
M 4.4 146 km S
from Mata-Utu
Feb 24, 2021 08:44
(Wallis)
M 4.9 148 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Mar 4, 2021 16:41
(Wallis)
M 4.7 147 km S
from Mata-Utu
Dec 20, 2019 23:03
(Wallis)
M 4.4 153 km S
from Mata-Utu
Sep 2, 2020 14:09
(Wallis)
M 4.6 156 km SW
from Mata-Utu
Apr 21, 2023 08:03
(Wallis)
M 4.8 160 km SSE
from Mata-Utu
Sep 5, 2022 02:51
(Wallis)
M 4.6 160 km SE
from Mata-Utu

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Mata-Utu

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Mata-Utu.

When was the last earthquake in Mata-Utu, Uvea?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu, Uvea in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Mata-Utu, Uvea?

A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Mata-Utu 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 Mata-Utu since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Mata-Utu, Uvea?

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