Earthquake Information for Pilot, Virginia

Pilot, VA has a low earthquake risk, with a total of 13 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 2.34% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Pilot, VA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Pilot, VA was a 3.6 Magnitude in 1974.

Risk Level:
Low
Total Number of Earthquakes in Pilot since 1931 within 30 miles
13
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
2.34%

Earthquake Probability for Pilot, VA

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in Pilot, VA.

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
2.34%
5.1
1.90%
5.2
1.90%
5.2
1.90%
5.3
1.54%
5.4
1.25%
5.5
1.02%
5.6
0.95%
5.7
0.77%
5.8
0.68%
5.9
0.56%
6.0
0.52%
6.1
0.42%
6.2
0.37%
6.3
0.29%
6.4
0.27%
6.5
0.21%
6.6
0.18%
6.7
0.16%
6.8
0.12%
6.9
0.10%
7.0
0.08%
7.1
0.05%
7.2
0.04%
7.3
0.03%
7.4
0.01%
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%