Rwanda has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 0 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 4 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Rwanda:

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A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1966-03-20 01:42:53 UTC at 01:42
March 20, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.622, 29.863
22.2 km from Margherita (14.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 29 km

B

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 09:05:38 UTC at 09:05
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.536, 29.031
19.2 km from Uvira (12.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 13 km

C

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1952-06-30 21:04:30 UTC at 21:04
June 30, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.36, 29.914
53.2 km from Rukungiri (33.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Uganda

Depth: 15 km

D

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 09:14:59 UTC at 09:14
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.25, 29.16
16.2 km from Uvira (10.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km

E

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2002-10-24 06:08:37 UTC at 06:08
October 24, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.884, 29.004
34.2 km from Goma (21.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 11 km

F

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-02-05 23:34:09 UTC at 23:34
February 05, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.593, 30.037
13.2 km from Bundibugyo (8.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Uganda

Depth: 14 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1954-07-03 00:32:59 UTC at 00:32
July 03, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.471, 29.097
9.2 km from Uvira (5.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km

H

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2007-06-15 18:49:53 UTC at 18:49
June 15, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.719, 30.834
54.2 km from Kigorobya (33.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Congo

Depth: 24 km

I

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2008-02-03 07:34:12 UTC at 07:34
February 03, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.296, 28.9
20.2 km from Cyangugu (12.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km

J

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1960-09-22 05:38:14 UTC at 05:38
September 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.672, 29.146
30.2 km from Uvira (19.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km



A
2016-09-10 12:27:33 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 40 km depth
Nsunga, Kagera, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-10 12:27:33 UTC at 12:27
September 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.03, 31.56
23.2 km from Nsunga (14.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

B

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-07 01:25:02 UTC at 01:25
August 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.141, 28.897
38.2 km from Cyangugu (23.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 11 km

C
1986-06-29 21:47:59 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 20 km depth
Kigoma, Kigoma, Tanzania

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1986-06-29 21:47:59 UTC at 21:47
June 29, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.336, 29.539
51.2 km from Kigoma (32.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 20 km

D
1957-01-22 11:18:28 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 15 km depth
Kigoma, Kigoma, Tanzania

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1957-01-22 11:18:28 UTC at 11:18
January 22, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.805, 28.734
99.2 km from Kigoma (61.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 15 km

E

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1961-11-12 02:15:18 UTC at 02:15
November 12, 1961 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.375, 29.436
13.2 km from Beni (8.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 30 km

F

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1962-03-08 21:38:34 UTC at 21:38
March 08, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.571, 28.935
29.2 km from Uvira (18.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 10 km

G

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2013-07-03 19:21:45 UTC at 19:21
July 03, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.537, 30.894
46.2 km from Kigorobya (29.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Congo

Depth: 10 km

H

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2007-02-19 02:33:43 UTC at 02:33
February 19, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.75, 30.758
60.2 km from Bunia (37.2 miles)

Lake Albert, Congo

Depth: 19 km

I

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1957-07-05 15:32:10 UTC at 15:32
July 05, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.71, 26.777
166.2 km from Kindu (103.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 15 km

J

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-07 01:28:37 UTC at 01:28
August 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.091, 28.952
43.2 km from Cyangugu (27.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km



A

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2002-10-24 07:12:18 UTC at 07:12
October 24, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.822, 28.979
28.2 km from Sake (17.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km

B

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2000-03-02 02:44:51 UTC at 02:44
March 02, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.582, 27.826
107.2 km from Kabare (66.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

C

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1990-09-04 01:48:00 UTC at 01:48
September 04, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.479, 29.085
72.2 km from Butembo (44.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 10 km

D

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1977-12-29 11:50:38 UTC at 11:50
December 29, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.013, 29.683
42.2 km from Kilembe (26.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Congo

Depth: 33 km

E

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2008-10-05 00:02:12 UTC at 00:02
October 05, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.126, 29.118
50.2 km from Sake (31.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 4 km

F

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2008-02-14 02:07:46 UTC at 02:07
February 14, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.404, 28.918
8.2 km from Cyangugu (5.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km

G

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1977-01-06 18:33:43 UTC at 18:33
January 06, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.509, 28.702
9.2 km from Kabare (6.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 21 km

H
1978-01-29 21:41:36 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Rumonge, Bururi, Burundi

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1978-01-29 21:41:36 UTC at 21:41
January 29, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.929, 29.35
11.2 km from Rumonge (6.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 10 km

I

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-30 07:02:29 UTC at 07:02
July 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.244, 29.785
55.2 km from Kilembe (34.2 miles)

Lake Edward, Uganda

Depth: 10 km

J

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2002-01-22 15:32:05 UTC at 15:32
January 22, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.515, 28.993
8.2 km from Sake (5.2 miles)

Lac Kivu, Congo

Depth: 10 km