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Largest earthquakes in or near Northridge, British Columbia, Canada, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated Apr 3, 2022 14:36 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 7
  • 1 quake between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 6 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 20 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 131 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
Since 1900, Northridge has had 1 quake of magnitude 7.3, 1 quake of magnitude 6.0, 6 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 20 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, and 131 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.3 | Vancouver Island, 26 km W of Courtenay, Comox Valley Regional District, British Columbia, Canada -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 3 or higher (159 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
May 17, 2022 1:07 am (GMT -7) (May 17, 2022 08:07 GMT)
3.6

3.6 km
54 km (34 mi)5 Km ENE of Oso, Washington
I FELT IT - 26 reports
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May 1, 2022 4:15 am (GMT -7) (May 1, 2022 11:15 GMT)
3.5

22 km
57 km (35 mi)74 Km S of Abbotsford, BC 417 reportsMoreMap
Dec 17, 2021 4:13 am (GMT -8) (Dec 17, 2021 12:13 GMT)
3.5

10 km
108 km (67 mi)Canada: 21 Km SW of Tsawwassen, BC 1214 reportsMoreMap
Nov 20, 2020 8:44 am (GMT -8) (Nov 20, 2020 16:44 GMT)
3.0

21 km
109 km (68 mi)12 km northeast of Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada 39 reportsMoreMap
2020-05-15 00:15:22 -08:00 (May 15, 2020 08:15 GMT)
3.0

13 km
97 km (60 mi)10km NW of Friday Harbor, Washington (USA) 5 reportsMoreMap
2020-01-24 13:35:29 -08:00 (Jan 24, 2020 21:35 GMT)
4.5

10 km
211 km (131 mi)46km WNW of Neah Bay, Washington (Canada) 113 reportsMoreMap
Sep 9, 2018 12:55 GMT
3.3

23 km
107 km (66 mi) STR. OF JUAN DE FUCA, WASHINGTON 64 reportsMoreMap
Jun 8, 2018 17:09 GMT
3.2

58 km
102 km (63 mi) VANCOUVER ISLAND, CANADA REGION 16 reportsMoreMap
Feb 4, 2018 06:57 GMT
3.1

11 km
98 km (61 mi)- 12km NNW of Friday Harbor, Washington 138 reportsMoreMap
2017-07-03 08:35:55 -08:00 (Jul 3, 2017 16:35 GMT)
3.1

1.1 km
37 km (23 mi)- 20km NE of Rockport, Washington MoreMap
Jun 29, 2017 08:40 GMT
3.3

14 km
58 km (36 mi) WASHINGTON 4 reportsMoreMap
2017-02-18 06:40:39 -08:00 (Feb 18, 2017 14:40 GMT)
4.0

17 km
71 km (44 mi)- 114km N of Powell River, Canada 4 reportsMoreMap
Jul 17, 2016 00:42 GMT
3.2
56 km (35 mi) BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA 2 reportsMoreMap
Apr 5, 2016 18:06 GMT
3.5

52 km
87 km (54 mi) STR. OF JUAN DE FUCA, WASHINGTON 16 reportsMoreMap
Apr 4, 2016 18:36 GMT
3.1

5 km
45 km (28 mi)29 km NNE of Sechelt,BC. 2 reportsMoreMap
2015-12-29 23:39:29 -08:00 (Dec 30, 2015 07:39 GMT)
4.8

53 km
111 km (69 mi)- 19km NNE of Victoria, Canada 1520 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.7 x 1015 joules (1592 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.4 x 106 tons of TNT or 85.6 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Northridge Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Northridge?

The last earthquake in Northridge occurred 23 hours ago: Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 27 mi northeast of Everett, Snohomish County, Washington, USA, on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 1:07 am (GMT -7).

How many quakes were there in Northridge since 1900?

Since 1900, Northridge, British Columbia, Canada had 159 quakes up to magnitude 7.3.

What was the strongest quake in Northridge since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Northridge since 1900 occurred 76 years ago: Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake - Vancouver Island, 26 km west of Courtenay, Comox Valley Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, on Sunday, June 23, 1946 at 17:13 GMT.

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