Earthquake Information for Vanderburgh County, Indiana

Vanderburgh County, IN has a moderate earthquake risk, with a total of 2 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 6.85% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Vanderburgh County, IN within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Vanderburgh County, IN was a 4.6 Magnitude in 2002.

Risk Level:
Moderate
Total Number of Earthquakes in Vanderburgh County since 1931
2
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
6.85%

Earthquake Probability for Vanderburgh County, IN

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Vanderburgh County, IN.

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
6.85%
5.1
5.58%
5.2
5.58%
5.2
5.58%
5.3
4.55%
5.4
3.71%
5.5
3.03%
5.6
2.81%
5.7
2.31%
5.8
2.04%
5.9
1.68%
6.0
1.57%
6.1
1.26%
6.2
1.10%
6.3
0.88%
6.4
0.80%
6.5
0.63%
6.6
0.53%
6.7
0.48%
6.8
0.35%
6.9
0.29%
7.0
0.25%
7.1
0.15%
7.2
0.11%
7.3
0.08%
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%
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