Latest earthquakes in or near Namibia past 30 days

Updated 17 Jan 2021 07:18 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Namibia was shaken by 4 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 9 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 3.7 quake 159 km southwest of Keetmanshoop, Karas, Namibia, 13 Jan 2021 2:35 pm (GMT +2)
Most recent quake: 3.0 quake Namakwa District Municipality, Northern Cape, 554 km south of Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia, 16 Jan 2021 5:49 am (GMT +2)
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Sat, 16 Jan 2021 (GMT)
16 Jan 2021 5:49 am (GMT +2) (16 Jan 2021 03:49:26 GMT)
3.0

10 km
(2218 km)Namakwa District Municipality, Northern Cape, 554 km south of Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Thu, 14 Jan 2021 (GMT)
15 Jan 2021 12:20 am (GMT +2) (14 Jan 2021 22:20:51 GMT)
2.6

10 km
(2243 km)156 km southwest of Keetmanshoop, Karas, Namibia MoreMap
Wed, 13 Jan 2021 (GMT)
13 Jan 2021 2:35 pm (GMT +2) (13 Jan 2021 12:35:45 GMT)
3.7

10 km
(2234 km)159 km southwest of Keetmanshoop, Karas, Namibia
I FELT IT
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Sat, 9 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2021-01-09 14:28:08 SAST (GMT+02:00) (9 Jan 2021 12:28:08 GMT)
2.6

10 km
(2351 km)9.7 km south of Kathu, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Thu, 7 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2021-01-07 13:16:31 SAST (GMT+02:00) (7 Jan 2021 11:16:31 GMT)
2.8

10 km
(2238 km)North West, 63 km northeast of Kuruman, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Wed, 6 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2021-01-06 19:08:52 SAST (GMT+02:00) (6 Jan 2021 17:08:52 GMT)
3.5

10 km
(2029 km)Ngwaketsi, 336 km west of Gaborone, Botswana MoreMap
Sun, 3 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2021-01-03 14:56:56 SAST (GMT+02:00) (3 Jan 2021 12:56:56 GMT)
3.6

10 km
(1868 km)44 km east of Ghanzi, Botswana MoreMap
Thu, 24 Dec 2020 (GMT)
2020-12-24 17:27:25 SAST (GMT+02:00) (24 Dec 2020 15:27:25 GMT)
2.6

10 km
(2348 km)7.3 km southwest of Kathu, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
2020-12-24 17:06:59 SAST (GMT+02:00) (24 Dec 2020 15:06:59 GMT)
2.6

10 km
(2345 km)7.6 km west of Kathu, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
2020-12-24 16:52:04 SAST (GMT+02:00) (24 Dec 2020 14:52:04 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(2341 km)1.4 km north of Kathu, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Sun, 20 Dec 2020 (GMT)
2020-12-20 11:54:02 SAST (GMT+02:00) (20 Dec 2020 09:54:02 GMT)
2.5

10 km
(2486 km)Siyanda District Municipality, 424 km west of Kimberley, Frances Baard District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Sat, 19 Dec 2020 (GMT)
2020-12-19 10:07:08 SAST (GMT+02:00) (19 Dec 2020 08:07:08 GMT)
2.6

10 km
(2404 km)2.6 km south of Postmasburg, Siyanda District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Fri, 18 Dec 2020 (GMT)
2020-12-18 18:03:10 SAST (GMT+02:00) (18 Dec 2020 16:03:10 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(2336 km)5.6 km north of Kathu, John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality, Northern Cape, South Africa MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.7 x 1010 joules (15.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 13.6 tons of TNT) More info

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