Monterey, CA Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Monterey, CA

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Monterey, CA Earthquake Probability

Very High Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 99.03% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Monterey, CA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Monterey, CA was a 5.4 Magnitude in 1990.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
99.03%
5.1
97.97%
5.2
96.25%
5.3
93.78%
5.4
90.56%
5.5
86.68%
5.6
82.30%
5.7
77.63%
5.8
72.86%
5.9
68.16%
6.0
63.68%
6.1
59.51%
6.2
55.17%
6.3
50.17%
6.4
45.18 %
6.5
40.57%
6.6
37.66%
6.7
35.24%
6.8
33.11%
6.9
30.64%
7.0
27.86%
7.1
25.35%
7.2
23.25%
7.3
20.76%
7.4
17.39%
7.5
12.61%
7.6
9.80%
7.7
8.15%
7.8
7.16%
7.9
5.59%
8.0
3.58%
8.1
2.38%
8.2
0.65%
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%

Monterey, CA Historical Earthquakes (within 30 miles)

All distances and depths in the table below are measured in miles.

Area Earthquakes By Year (>2.5 Mag)

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Environment Report Summary

Very Low Risk
High Risk Area
Moderate Potential Risk