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Earthquakes in or near New York State, USA

Updated May 27, 2022 18:16 GMT -
There were 2 quakes of magnitude 2.0+ in or near New York in the past 7 days. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!

Latest quake: Mag. 2.1 | 9.7 km E of Gravenhurst, Muskoka District Municipality, Ontario, Canada -

Strongest quake: Mag. 2.2 | 5 Km NE of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near New York, USA (updated )

Past 24 hours:no confirmed quakes
Past 7 days:2 quakes | 2 quakes M2+
Past 30 days:8 quakes | 5 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 90 days:23 quakes | 11 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 365 days:89 quakes | 42 quakes M2+ | 2 quakes M3+

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Friday, May 27, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 27, 2022 1:59 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 17:59 GMT)
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n/a
3.5 mi northeast of Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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May 26, 2022 8:03 pm (GMT -4) (May 27, 2022 00:03 GMT)
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n/a
1.1 mi northeast of Pottstown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 4 reports
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Thursday, May 26, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 26, 2022 7:45 am (GMT -4) (May 26, 2022 11:45 GMT)
2.1

2 km
9.7 km east of Gravenhurst, Muskoka District Municipality, Ontario, Canada MoreMap
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 25, 2022 2:15 pm (GMT -4) (May 25, 2022 18:15 GMT)
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n/a
14 mi southeast of Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 23, 2022 11:59 pm (GMT -4) (May 24, 2022 03:59 GMT)
2.2

2.9 km
5 Km NE of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire 79 reportsMoreMap
Monday, May 23, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 22, 2022 11:44 pm (GMT -4) (May 23, 2022 03:44 GMT)
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n/a
1.8 km west of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 21, 2022 12:00 am (GMT -4) (May 21, 2022 04:00 GMT)
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n/a
3.1 mi southeast of Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 4 reports
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.2 x 108 joules (59.7 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

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New York Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in New York?

The last earthquake in New York occurred 1 day 7 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 9.7 km east of Gravenhurst, Muskoka District Municipality, Ontario, Canada, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 7:45 am (GMT -4).

How many quakes were there in New York past week?

In the past 7 days, New York, USA had 7 quakes up to magnitude 2.2.

What was the strongest quake in New York past week?

The strongest earthquake in New York past week occurred 4 days ago: Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 5 Km NE of Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, on Monday, May 23, 2022 at 11:59 pm (GMT -4).

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