Earthquake Information for East Ellijay, Georgia

East Ellijay, GA has a low earthquake risk, with a total of 12 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 4.26% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of East Ellijay, GA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of East Ellijay, GA was a 3.2 Magnitude in 2009.

Risk Level:
Low
Total Number of Earthquakes in East Ellijay since 1931 within 30 miles
12
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
4.26%

Earthquake Probability for East Ellijay, GA

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in East Ellijay, GA.

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
4.26%
5.1
3.46%
5.2
3.46%
5.2
3.46%
5.3
2.81%
5.4
2.29%
5.5
1.87%
5.6
1.74%
5.7
1.42%
5.8
1.25%
5.9
1.03%
6.0
0.96%
6.1
0.77%
6.2
0.67%
6.3
0.54%
6.4
0.49%
6.5
0.39%
6.6
0.33%
6.7
0.30%
6.8
0.22%
6.9
0.18%
7.0
0.16%
7.1
0.10%
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%