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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 17/12/2017 10:27
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
PARKGATE,D & G 1.1 334 mi (538 km) 28/11/2017 00:31 Map
TRAWDEN,LANCASHIRE 1.0 266 mi (428 km) 27/11/2017 07:53 Map
WALNEY,CUMBRIA 0.7 266 mi (428 km) 25/11/2017 08:49 Map
LENNOXTOWN,E DUNBARTON 0.8 387 mi (624 km) 21/11/2017 05:54 Map
WALDLEY,DERBYSHIRE 0.6 222 mi (357 km) 19/11/2017 00:48 Map
PEEBLES,BORDERS 1.5 370 mi (596 km) 14/11/2017 14:04 Map
ASHWATER,DEVON 1.1 40 mi (65 km) 09/11/2017 06:46 Map
TORRIDON,HIGHLAND 0.9 491 mi (791 km) 07/11/2017 19:23 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 1.4 182 mi (293 km) 07/11/2017 14:33 Map
NORWEGIAN COAST 3.7 790 mi (1272 km) 07/11/2017 08:46 Map
GLAZEBURY,CHESHIRE 1.4 237 mi (381 km) 05/11/2017 15:40 Map
HINSTOCK,SHROPSHIRE 1.0 200 mi (321 km) 05/11/2017 05:51 Map
TARBERT,ARGYLL & BUTE 2.6 378 mi (608 km) 01/11/2017 20:59 Map
ABERYSTWYTH,CEREDIGION 0.8 143 mi (230 km) 31/10/2017 20:50 Map
RANNOCH,PERTH/KINROSS 1.1 436 mi (701 km) 31/10/2017 15:56 Map
HEXHAM,NORTHUMBERLAND 1.2 336 mi (540 km) 30/10/2017 20:41 Map
RANNOCH,PERTH/KINROSS 1.2 432 mi (695 km) 29/10/2017 23:02 Map
RANNOCH,PERTH/KINROSS 0.6 433 mi (696 km) 29/10/2017 23:02 Map

18 UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days.

Reproduced with the permission of the British Geological Survey © NERC. All rights Reserved.




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