Earthquake Information for Elizabethtown, New York

Elizabethtown, NY has a moderate earthquake risk, with a total of 18 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 5.19% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Elizabethtown, NY within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Elizabethtown, NY was a 5.2 Magnitude in 2002.

Risk Level:
Moderate
Total Number of Earthquakes in Elizabethtown since 1931 within 30 miles
18
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
5.19%

Earthquake Probability for Elizabethtown, NY

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Elizabethtown, NY.

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
5.19%
5.1
4.21%
5.2
4.21%
5.2
4.21%
5.3
3.42%
5.4
2.78%
5.5
2.26%
5.6
2.09%
5.7
1.71%
5.8
1.50%
5.9
1.23%
6.0
1.14%
6.1
0.92%
6.2
0.80%
6.3
0.64%
6.4
0.59%
6.5
0.47%
6.6
0.40%
6.7
0.36%
6.8
0.26%
6.9
0.21%
7.0
0.18%
7.1
0.12%
7.2
0.08%
7.3
0.06%
7.4
0.03%
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%