Franklin, NC Earthquake Report

Maps of Earthquakes in Franklin, NC

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Franklin, NC Earthquake Probability

Very Low Risk Area

The USGS database shows that there is a 4.09% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Franklin, NC within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Franklin, NC was a 3.7 Magnitude in 1979.

Probability of earthquakes within the next 50 years

Within 31 Miles / 50km above magnitude

Magnitude
Probability
5.0
4.09%
5.1
3.32%
5.2
3.32%
5.3
2.70%
5.4
2.19%
5.5
1.79%
5.6
1.66%
5.7
1.36%
5.8
1.20%
5.9
0.99%
6.0
0.92%
6.1
0.74%
6.2
0.64%
6.3
0.51%
6.4
0.47 %
6.5
0.37%
6.6
0.32%
6.7
0.29%
6.8
0.21%
6.9
0.17%
7.0
0.15%
7.1
0.09%
7.2
0.07%
7.3
0.05%
7.4
0.02%
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%

Franklin, NC 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
High Risk Area
Moderate Potential Risk