Earthquake Information for University Place, Washington

University Place, WA has a very high earthquake risk, with a total of 738 earthquakes since 1931. The USGS database shows that there is a 91.01% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of University Place, WA within the next 50 years. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of University Place, WA was a 6.8 Magnitude in 2001.

Risk Level:
Very High
Total Number of Earthquakes in University Place since 1931 within 30 miles
738
Probability of A 5.0 Earthquake within next 50 years
91.01%

Earthquake Probability for University Place, WA

View the probability of a major earthquake within the next 50 years in University Place, WA.

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
91.01%
5.1
87.86%
5.2
87.86%
5.2
84.26%
5.3
80.28%
5.4
76.00%
5.5
71.52%
5.6
66.93%
5.7
62.31%
5.8
57.72%
5.9
53.23%
6.0
48.87%
6.1
44.28%
6.2
39.88%
6.3
35.47%
6.4
31.24%
6.5
27.23%
6.6
22.92%
6.7
18.78%
6.8
14.67%
6.9
10.75%
7.0
6.99%
7.1
3.69%
7.2
0.44%
7.3
0.07%
7.4
0.02%
7.5
0.01%
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%