Rowan County, KY Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Rowan County, KY

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Rowan County, KY Earthquake Probability

Very Low Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 1.75% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Rowan County, KY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Rowan County, KY was a 5.1 Magnitude in 1980.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
1.75%
5.1
1.41%
5.2
1.41%
5.3
1.13%
5.4
0.91%
5.5
0.73%
5.6
0.67%
5.7
0.54%
5.8
0.47%
5.9
0.38%
6.0
0.35%
6.1
0.27%
6.2
0.23%
6.3
0.17%
6.4
0.16 %
6.5
0.11%
6.6
0.09%
6.7
0.08%
6.8
0.05%
6.9
0.03%
7.0
0.03%
7.1
0.02%
7.2
0.01%
7.3
0.01%
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%

Rowan County, 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

Moderate Risk
Moderate Risk Area
Moderate Potential Risk