Earthquake Information for Ferndale, California

Ferndale, CA has a very high earthquake risk, with a total of 836 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 99.91% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Ferndale, CA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Ferndale, CA was a 7.2 Magnitude in 1992.

Risk Level:
Very High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Ferndale, CA since 1931
836

Earthquake Probability for Ferndale, CA

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Ferndale, CA.

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years For Magnitudes Between 5.0 and 9.2
(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years

(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)
MAGNITUDE
PROBABILITY
5.0
99.91%
5.1
99.72%
5.2
99.72%
5.2
99.32%
5.3
98.55%
5.4
97.31%
5.5
95.48%
5.6
93.06%
5.7
90.07%
5.8
86.63%
5.9
82.88%
6.0
78.96%
6.1
74.87%
6.2
70.77%
6.3
66.85%
6.4
63.06%
6.5
59.42%
6.6
55.19%
6.7
51.27%
6.8
47.58%
6.9
43.87%
7.0
39.16%
7.1
34.88%
7.2
30.50%
7.3
25.66%
7.4
22.03%
7.5
17.84%
7.6
15.71%
7.7
13.35%
7.8
10.29%
7.9
6.89%
8.0
3.84%
8.1
2.42%
8.2
0.66%
8.3
0.32%
8.4
0.00%
8.5
0.00%
8.6
0.00%
8.7
0.00%
8.8
0.00%
8.9
0.00%
9.0
0.00%
9.1
0.00%
9.2
0.00%