Albuquerque, NM Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, NM Earthquake Probability

Low Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 27.58% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Albuquerque, NM within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Albuquerque, NM was a 2.9 Magnitude in 1991.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
27.58%
5.1
24.00%
5.2
20.89%
5.3
18.20%
5.4
15.90%
5.5
13.93%
5.6
12.26%
5.7
10.85%
5.8
9.66%
5.9
8.65%
6.0
7.81%
6.1
6.97%
6.2
6.26%
6.3
5.63%
6.4
5.08 %
6.5
4.57%
6.6
3.58%
6.7
2.67%
6.8
1.89%
6.9
1.23%
7.0
0.54%
7.1
0.30%
7.2
0.16%
7.3
0.07%
7.4
0.03%
7.5
0.01%
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%

Albuquerque, NM 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
Very High Risk Area
Highest Potential Risk