Earthquake Information for Nassau, New York

Nassau, NY has a very low earthquake risk, with a total of 28 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 0.96% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Nassau, NY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Nassau, NY was a 3.1 Magnitude in 2015.

Risk Level:
Very Low
Total Number of Earthquakes in Nassau since 1931 within 50 miles
28
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
0.96%

Earthquake Probability for Nassau, NY

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Nassau, NY.

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
0.96%
5.1
0.78%
5.2
0.78%
5.2
0.78%
5.3
0.64%
5.4
0.52%
5.5
0.43%
5.6
0.40%
5.7
0.33%
5.8
0.29%
5.9
0.24%
6.0
0.23%
6.1
0.18%
6.2
0.16%
6.3
0.13%
6.4
0.11%
6.5
0.09%
6.6
0.08%
6.7
0.07%
6.8
0.05%
6.9
0.04%
7.0
0.04%
7.1
0.02%
7.2
0.02%
7.3
0.01%
7.4
0.01%
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%
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