Earthquake Information for Escondido, California

Escondido, CA has a very high earthquake risk, with a total of 16,603 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 87.26% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Escondido, CA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Escondido, CA was a 4.2 Magnitude in 1991.

Risk Level:
Very High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Escondido since 1931 within 50 miles
16,603
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
87.26%

Earthquake Probability for Escondido, CA

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

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years For Magnitudes Between 5.0 and 9.2
(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)
MAGNITUDE
PROBABILITY
5.0
87.26%
5.1
82.56%
5.2
82.56%
5.2
77.34%
5.3
71.83%
5.4
66.25%
5.5
60.76%
5.6
55.53%
5.7
50.65%
5.8
46.18%
5.9
42.16%
6.0
38.59%
6.1
34.57%
6.2
31.03%
6.3
27.84%
6.4
24.90%
6.5
21.83%
6.6
18.33%
6.7
15.46%
6.8
12.86%
6.9
10.61%
7.0
8.38%
7.1
7.25%
7.2
6.37%
7.3
5.55%
7.4
4.60%
7.5
3.34%
7.6
2.19%
7.7
1.24%
7.8
0.52%
7.9
0.15%
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%