Salinas, CA Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Salinas, CA

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Salinas, CA Earthquake Probability

Very High Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 99.98% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Salinas, CA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Salinas, CA was a 6.9 Magnitude in 1989.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
99.98%
5.1
99.91%
5.2
99.74%
5.3
99.39%
5.4
98.75%
5.5
97.74%
5.6
96.34%
5.7
94.56%
5.8
92.46%
5.9
85.83%
6.0
81.91%
6.1
77.68%
6.2
71.62%
6.3
63.71%
6.4
54.06 %
6.5
46.19%
6.6
40.48%
6.7
36.26%
6.8
33.59%
6.9
30.91%
7.0
27.90%
7.1
25.37%
7.2
23.26%
7.3
20.78%
7.4
17.43%
7.5
12.67%
7.6
9.84%
7.7
8.18%
7.8
7.18%
7.9
5.60%
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%

Salinas, 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