Earthquake Information for Bardwell, Kentucky

Bardwell, KY has a moderate earthquake risk, with a total of 77 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 18.96% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Bardwell, KY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Bardwell, KY was a 4.6 Magnitude in 1987.

Risk Level:
Moderate
Total Number of Earthquakes in Bardwell since 1931 within 30 miles
77
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
18.96%

Earthquake Probability for Bardwell, KY

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Bardwell, KY.

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
18.96%
5.1
17.15%
5.2
17.15%
5.2
17.15%
5.3
15.66%
5.4
14.45%
5.5
13.47%
5.6
13.15%
5.7
12.41%
5.8
12.02%
5.9
11.49%
6.0
11.33%
6.1
10.87%
6.2
10.63%
6.3
10.29%
6.4
10.19%
6.5
9.93%
6.6
9.78%
6.7
9.71%
6.8
9.52%
6.9
9.42%
7.0
9.37%
7.1
8.69%
7.2
8.63%
7.3
8.59%
7.4
7.03%
7.5
4.07%
7.6
4.07%
7.7
1.41%
7.8
1.41%
7.9
0.82%
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%