Zambia 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
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Zambia:

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1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Mpanda, Katavi, Tanzania

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC at 11:37
December 13, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.351, 31.27
22.2 km from Mpanda (13.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

B
1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 15 km depth
Matai, Rukwa, Tanzania

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC at 21:06
July 08, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.174, 31.566
14.2 km from Matai (9.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

C

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2005-12-05 12:19:56 UTC at 12:19
December 05, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.224, 29.83
76.2 km from Kalemie (47.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 22 km

D
1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Chama, Eastern, Zambia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC at 05:05
May 01, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.421, 33.116
23.2 km from Chama (14.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

E
2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 34 km depth
Nkove, Rukwa, Tanzania

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC at 02:25
October 02, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.977, 30.709
15.2 km from Nkove (9.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 34 km

F

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-03-10 21:49:45 UTC at 21:49
March 10, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.702, 34.42
9.2 km from Salima (5.2 miles)

Lake Malawi, Mozambique

Depth: 30 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-19 23:19:15 UTC at 23:19
December 19, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.108, 33.818
23.2 km from Karonga (14.2 miles)

Depth: 6 km

H

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-08 03:08:57 UTC at 03:08
December 08, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.948, 33.878
6.2 km from Karonga (3.2 miles)

Depth: 8 km

I
1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 25 km depth
Chala, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC at 00:45
August 18, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.433, 31.751
55.2 km from Chala (34.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 25 km

J
1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kirando, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC at 18:13
September 21, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.36, 30.37
26.2 km from Kirando (16.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 10 km



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1952-09-11 08:23:39 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 15 km depth
Maun, North West, Botswana

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1952-09-11 08:23:39 UTC at 08:23
September 11, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.628, 23.258
42.2 km from Maun (26.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

B
2017-02-24 00:32:17 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 26 km depth
Kaputa, Northern, Zambia

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-24 00:32:17 UTC at 00:32
February 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.47, 30.085
46.2 km from Kaputa (28.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 26 km

C

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-06 17:36:36 UTC at 17:36
December 06, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.126, 33.87
22.2 km from Karonga (13.2 miles)

Depth: 9 km

D

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2007-03-28 21:17:10 UTC at 21:17
March 28, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.268, 29.673
63.2 km from Kalemie (39.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 8 km

E

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1983-07-07 20:35:38 UTC at 20:35
July 07, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.271, 27.844
169.2 km from Kabalo (105.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

F
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

G
1958-05-05 06:31:46 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 45 km depth
Nchelenge, Luapula, Zambia

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1958-05-05 06:31:46 UTC at 06:31
May 05, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.681, 27.646
125.2 km from Nchelenge (77.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 45 km

H
1952-10-11 01:24:03 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 15 km depth
Maun, North West, Botswana

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1952-10-11 01:24:03 UTC at 01:24
October 11, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.612, 23.27
43.2 km from Maun (27.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I
1985-02-23 14:45:35 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Usevia, Katavi, Tanzania

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1985-02-23 14:45:35 UTC at 14:45
February 23, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.966, 30.928
36.2 km from Usevia (22.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

Depth: 10 km

J

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1989-03-09 02:37:00 UTC at 02:37
March 09, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.71, 34.381
11.2 km from Salima (7.2 miles)

Lake Malawi, Mozambique

Depth: 29 km



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1976-09-19 14:59:43 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 27 km depth
Chama, Eastern, Zambia

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1976-09-19 14:59:43 UTC at 14:59
September 19, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.056, 32.857
36.2 km from Chama (22.2 miles)

Depth: 27 km

B
1963-09-23 09:01:56 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Siavonga, Southern, Zambia

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1963-09-23 09:01:56 UTC at 09:01
September 23, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.632, 28.424
32.2 km from Siavonga (19.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

C

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1968-12-02 02:33:43 UTC at 02:33
December 02, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.148, 23.877
70.2 km from Kabompo (43.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

D
1999-05-07 14:07:28 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Chala, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-07 14:07:28 UTC at 14:07
May 07, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.491, 31.683
47.2 km from Chala (29.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 10 km

E

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1984-01-11 18:40:29 UTC at 18:40
January 11, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.239, 27.861
106.2 km from Kabalo (66.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 10 km

F
1967-01-02 09:47:54 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 29 km depth
Mwense, Luapula, Zambia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1967-01-02 09:47:54 UTC at 09:47
January 02, 1967 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.187, 28.424
37.2 km from Mwense (23.2 miles)

Democratic Republic Of The Congo

Depth: 29 km

G
1968-05-15 07:51:18 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 25 km depth
Namwala, Southern, Zambia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1968-05-15 07:51:18 UTC at 07:51
May 15, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.894, 26.113
38.2 km from Namwala (23.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

H
1972-12-18 01:18:57 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 15 km depth
Gwembe, Southern, Zambia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1972-12-18 01:18:57 UTC at 01:18
December 18, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.64, 28.017
46.2 km from Gwembe (28.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-12 02:27:03 UTC at 02:27
December 12, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.942, 33.911
2.2 km from Karonga (1.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

J
2002-02-20 19:07:17 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 38 km depth
Sumbawanga, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2002-02-20 19:07:17 UTC at 19:07
February 20, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.679, 31.895
44.2 km from Sumbawanga (27.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 38 km