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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 25/06/2017 19:36
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
MALVERN,WORCESTERSHIRE 2.4 166 mi (267 km) 11/06/2017 00:05 Map
STIRLING,STIRLING 1.0 397 mi (639 km) 06/06/2017 01:05 Map
LINCOLN,LINCOLNSHIRE 2.1 278 mi (447 km) 05/06/2017 14:17 Map
SPEAN BRIDGE,HIGHLAND 2.0 448 mi (721 km) 02/06/2017 21:08 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.5 414 mi (666 km) 30/05/2017 23:15 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 1.3 181 mi (291 km) 29/05/2017 02:10 Map
JURA,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.7 393 mi (632 km) 26/05/2017 22:59 Map
EXMOUTH,DEVON 1.2 77 mi (124 km) 26/05/2017 22:26 Map
LICHFIELD,STAFFORDSHIRE 1.3 207 mi (334 km) 25/05/2017 03:09 Map
KNOYDART,HIGHLAND 1.1 458 mi (737 km) 22/05/2017 22:57 Map
HAXEY,NORTH LINCS 1.7 277 mi (445 km) 22/05/2017 16:33 Map
KNOYDART,HIGHLAND 0.6 459 mi (738 km) 20/05/2017 04:51 Map
KNOYDART,HIGHLAND 1.8 459 mi (738 km) 20/05/2017 00:14 Map
IRISH SEA 0.9 182 mi (292 km) 19/05/2017 00:04 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.6 411 mi (661 km) 18/05/2017 01:14 Map
SAXTON,NORTH YORKSHIRE 1.9 284 mi (458 km) 16/05/2017 05:30 Map
ASPATRIA,CUMBRIA 0.9 310 mi (500 km) 15/05/2017 13:04 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 0.9 192 mi (308 km) 12/05/2017 18:36 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.0 319 mi (513 km) 10/05/2017 11:22 Map
CHEADLE,STAFFORDSHIRE 0.6 221 mi (355 km) 07/05/2017 05:47 Map

20 UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days.

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Based upon KML Data Feeds, with the permission of the British Geological Survey.

Check out the UK Earthquake Timeline 1970 to Present Day Here from the British Geological Survey

Cornwall Map of Historical Earthquakes


02:40 on 4th December 2011 - Bodmin - 2.2 magnitude Real-time Seismogram from Carnmenellis, Cornwall.
Reports of the tremor being felt in Bodmin, Callington, Camboune, Liskeard, Newquay, Padstow, St Austell and Wadebridge. Describe by many as a 'Whooshing And Shaking'. I was fast asleep, so missed it.

Local Earthquakes

July 2014 The higest level of detections in the last decade is set to be registered for 2014 with 100 earthquakes recorded in the first 3 months of the year and 149 in total up until July. This compares to 154 in 2013, 64 in 2006 and 111 in 2005.
17:26 on 23rd July 2014 - Jersey - 3.2 magnitude
12:54 on 11th July 2014 - Jersey - 4.2 magnitude
10th November 1996 - Centred on Mounts Bay, near Penzance. 3.8 on the Richter Scale
25 February and 12 June 1981 Here Constantine and Liskard
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The average recurrence the UK may expect can be estimated as follows:
an earthquake of 3.7 or larger every 1 year
an earthquake of 4.7 or larger every 10 years
an earthquake of 5.6 or larger every 100 years.

Cornwall Geology Map

Europe

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Europe map courtesy of USGS Earthquake Hazards Program