Earthquake Information for Lincoln County, Wyoming

Lincoln County, WY has a high earthquake risk, with a total of 410 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 68.16% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Lincoln County, WY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Lincoln County, WY was a 4.3 Magnitude in 1994.

Risk Level:
High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Lincoln County, WY since 1931
410

Earthquake Probability for Lincoln County, WY

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Lincoln County, WY.

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years For Magnitudes Between 5.0 and 9.2
(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)

Probability of Earthquakes Within the Next 50 Years

(within 31 km/51 miles above magnitude)
MAGNITUDE
PROBABILITY
5.0
68.16%
5.1
63.12%
5.2
63.12%
5.2
58.43%
5.3
53.96%
5.4
49.89%
5.5
46.23%
5.6
43.03%
5.7
40.18%
5.8
37.72%
5.9
35.58%
6.0
33.78%
6.1
31.83%
6.2
30.19%
6.3
28.71%
6.4
27.47%
6.5
26.35%
6.6
22.75%
6.7
19.12%
6.8
15.41%
6.9
10.85%
7.0
6.45%
7.1
3.55%
7.2
1.77%
7.3
0.72%
7.4
0.26%
7.5
0.07%
7.6
0.02%
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%