Earthquake Information for Gary, Indiana

Gary, IN has a very low earthquake risk, with a total of 3 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 0.86% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Gary, IN within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Gary, IN was a 3.2 Magnitude in 2015.

Risk Level:
Very Low
Total Number of Earthquakes in Gary since 1931 within 50 miles
3
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
0.86%
  • There are no earthquakes reported in Gary, IN.

Earthquake Probability for Gary, IN

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Gary, IN.

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
0.86%
5.1
0.69%
5.2
0.69%
5.2
0.69%
5.3
0.55%
5.4
0.44%
5.5
0.35%
5.6
0.33%
5.7
0.26%
5.8
0.23%
5.9
0.18%
6.0
0.16%
6.1
0.13%
6.2
0.10%
6.3
0.08%
6.4
0.07%
6.5
0.05%
6.6
0.03%
6.7
0.03%
6.8
0.01%
6.9
0.01%
7.0
0.00%
7.1
0.00%
7.2
0.00%
7.3
0.00%
7.4
0.00%
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%