Earthquakes in Bosnia and HerzegovinaIn Bosnia and Herzegovina earthquakes can be strong and cause heavy damages in a circle of dozens of kilometers. Measured by the size of the country, earthquakes occur above average, but not excessively often.
28 people died since 1950 by direct consequences of earthquakes.
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Earthquakes in Bosnia and Herzegovina since 1950The strongest earthquake in Bosnia and Herzegovina happened on 10/27/1969 in the region Bosnia-Herzegovina (Kakasi, Jablan) with a magnitude of 6.4 on the Richter scale.
|11/27/1990||Bosnia-Herzegovina (Titograd)||58 km||5.6||0|
|11/25/1986||Bosnia-Herzegovina (Strmica, Knin)||42 km||5.5||0|
|05/13/1984||Ljubinje; Croatia (Dubrovnik)||55 km||5.1||1|
|08/13/1981||Bosnia-Herzegovina (Banja Luka)||11 km||5.5||0|
|10/27/1969||Bosnia-Herzegovina (Kakasi, Jablan)||6.4||9|
|10/26/1969||Bosnia-Herzegovina (Banja Luka)||6.0||14|
These statistics are based on datas from the National Geophysical Data Center / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS): Significant Earthquake Database. doi:10.7289/V5TD9V7K. Several data have been summarized and translated.