Earthquake Information for Orem, Utah

Orem, UT has a high earthquake risk, with a total of 152 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 44.53% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Orem, UT within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Orem, UT was a 5.0 Magnitude in 1980.

Risk Level:
High
Total Number of Earthquakes in Orem since 1931 within 30 miles
152
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
44.53%

Earthquake Probability for Orem, UT

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Orem, UT.

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
44.53%
5.1
39.67%
5.2
39.67%
5.2
35.41%
5.3
31.54%
5.4
28.14%
5.5
25.19%
5.6
22.68%
5.7
20.50%
5.8
18.65%
5.9
17.06%
6.0
15.74%
6.1
14.45%
6.2
13.31%
6.3
12.19%
6.4
10.90%
6.5
9.78%
6.6
8.24%
6.7
7.02%
6.8
6.25%
6.9
4.86%
7.0
2.45%
7.1
2.20%
7.2
1.16%
7.3
1.00%
7.4
0.95%
7.5
0.23%
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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