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Largest earthquakes in or near Mudende, Western Province, Rwanda, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated Apr 9, 2022 03:47 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 6
  • 24 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 90 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
Since 1900, Mudende has had 2 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, 24 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 90 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 4.5 | Western Region, Uganda -

Strongest quake: Mag. 6.5 | Rubirizi District, 63 km S of Kasese, Western Region, Uganda -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 4 or higher (116 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Oct 16, 2021 7:46 am (GMT +3) (Oct 16, 2021 04:46 GMT)
4.5

10 km
9 km (5.6 mi)Western Region, Uganda 2 reportsMoreMap
Oct 16, 2021 2:23 am (GMT +2) (Oct 16, 2021 00:23 GMT)
4.7

10 km
79 km (49 mi)Western Region, Uganda 37 reportsMoreMap
Sep 7, 2021 3:48 am (GMT +2) (Sep 7, 2021 01:48 GMT)
4.5

10 km
65 km (40 mi)41 km north of Bukavu, Sud-Kivu, Congo - Kinshasa 6 reportsMoreMap
12 Jun 11:52 am (GMT +3) (Jun 12, 2021 08:52 GMT)
4.0

10 km
46 km (29 mi)7.1 km west of Barara, Western Region, Uganda MoreMap
27 May 11:33 am (GMT +2) (May 27, 2021 09:33 GMT)
4.5

10 km
78 km (48 mi)13 km northeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 10 reportsMoreMap
27 May 5:23 am (GMT +2) (May 27, 2021 03:23 GMT)
4.3

10 km
79 km (49 mi)18 km northeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 2 reportsMoreMap
27 May 1:19 am (GMT +2) (May 26, 2021 23:19 GMT)
4.5

2 km
80 km (50 mi)5.3 km south of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 33 reportsMoreMap
26 May 9:01 am (GMT +2) (May 26, 2021 07:01 GMT)
4.2

10 km
19 km (12 mi)28 km southeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 5 reportsMoreMap
26 May 5:46 am (GMT +2) (May 26, 2021 03:46 GMT)
4.6

10 km
20 km (12 mi)9.5 km northeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 23 reportsMoreMap
25 May 10:38 pm (GMT +2) (May 25, 2021 20:38 GMT)
4.3

10 km
80 km (50 mi)Near Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda 23 reportsMoreMap
25 May 11:41 am (GMT +2) (May 25, 2021 09:41 GMT)
4.4

10 km
29 km (18 mi)10.3 km southeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 4 reportsMoreMap
25 May 11:03 am (GMT +2) (May 25, 2021 09:03 GMT)
4.7

10 km
78 km (48 mi)20 km northeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 39 reportsMoreMap
May 25, 2021 08:19 GMT
4.5

10 km
77 km (48 mi)16 km southeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 12 reportsMoreMap
24 May 12:52 am (GMT +2) (May 23, 2021 22:52 GMT)
4.2

10 km
79 km (49 mi)16 km northeast of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 8 reportsMoreMap
23 May 10:38 pm (GMT +2) (May 23, 2021 20:38 GMT)
4.5

10 km
17 km (10.6 mi)0.5 km east of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda 7 reportsMoreMap
Feb 25, 2021 4:29 pm (GMT +2) (Feb 25, 2021 14:29 GMT)
4.4

10 km
43 km (27 mi)47 km north of Bukavu, Sud-Kivu, Congo - Kinshasa MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7 x 1014 joules (193 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Mudende Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Mudende?

The last earthquake in Mudende occurred 31 weeks ago: Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Western Region, Uganda, on Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 at 7:46 am (GMT +3).

How many quakes were there in Mudende since 1900?

Since 1900, Mudende, Western Province, Rwanda had 116 quakes up to magnitude 6.5.

What was the strongest quake in Mudende since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Mudende since 1900 occurred 70 years ago: Very strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Rubirizi District, 63 km south of Kasese, Western Region, Uganda, on Monday, June 30, 1952 at 21:04 GMT.

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