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Sri Lanka

According to GSHAP data, Sri Lanka lies in a region with low seismic hazard. Historically, mild earthquakes have been experienced in different parts of the island. Onshore hazard is low but earthquakes in the M5.0-6.0 range have occurred in the Gulf of Mannar historically that were all over Sri Lanka. M7+ events originating in the Sumatra-Andaman arc & events in the M6 range originating in the north Indian Ocean have also been felt. This map can be reproduced in print or electronically for non-commercial use provided the embedded website link is not removed. and use it to organise these maps on your computer for future reference.

Page Updated: 14 Nov 2006 | Website Disclaimer

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