There are 27 earthquake incidents in West Virginia on record since 1931. The state averages less than 1 earthquake per year. The largest earthquake on record for West Virginia occurred on 06/19/1976, with a depth of 5.0 miles and a magnitude of 4.7 on the Richter scale in McDowell County, WV.
Yearly Average Number of Earthquakes in West Virginia
Total Number of Earthquakes in West Virginia since 1931