Earthquake Information for Bakersfield, California

Bakersfield, CA has a very high earthquake risk, with a total of 1 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 89.06% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Bakersfield, CA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Bakersfield, CA was a 7.3 Magnitude in 2015.

Risk Level:
Very High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Bakersfield, CA since 1931
1

Earthquake Probability for Bakersfield, CA

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Bakersfield, 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
89.06%
5.1
84.22%
5.2
84.22%
5.2
78.61%
5.3
72.44%
5.4
65.98%
5.5
59.47%
5.6
53.12%
5.7
47.08%
5.8
41.47%
5.9
36.35%
6.0
31.75%
6.1
27.17%
6.2
23.12%
6.3
19.52%
6.4
16.40%
6.5
13.66%
6.6
11.81%
6.7
10.24%
6.8
8.81%
6.9
7.16%
7.0
4.02%
7.1
2.05%
7.2
0.74%
7.3
0.18%
7.4
0.02%
7.5
0.00%
7.6
0.00%
7.7
0.00%
7.8
0.00%
7.9
0.00%
8.0
0.00%
8.1
0.00%
8.2
0.00%
8.3
0.00%
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%