There are 14 earthquake incidents in Rhode Island on record since 1931. The state averages less than 1 earthquake per year. The largest earthquake on record for Rhode Island occurred on 03/11/1976, with a depth of 0.0 miles and a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale in Newport County, RI.
Yearly Average Number of Earthquakes in Rhode Island
Total Number of Earthquakes in Rhode Island since 1931