Paducah, KY Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Paducah, KY

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Paducah, KY Earthquake Probability

Very Low Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 16.80% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Paducah, KY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Paducah, KY was a 4.0 Magnitude in 2014.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
16.80%
5.1
15.04%
5.2
15.04%
5.3
13.59%
5.4
12.41%
5.5
11.45%
5.6
11.15%
5.7
10.43%
5.8
10.05%
5.9
9.54%
6.0
9.37%
6.1
8.93%
6.2
8.69%
6.3
8.37%
6.4
8.27 %
6.5
8.03%
6.6
7.89%
6.7
7.82%
6.8
7.64%
6.9
7.55%
7.0
7.49%
7.1
6.90%
7.2
6.83%
7.3
6.80%
7.4
5.53%
7.5
3.09%
7.6
3.09%
7.7
1.11%
7.8
1.11%
7.9
0.60%
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%

Paducah, KY 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

Low Risk
Moderate Risk Area
Low Potential Risk