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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 29/04/2017 00:27
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
ASPATRIA,CUMBRIA 1.7 310 mi (499 km) 27/04/2017 11:38 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 1.7 638 mi (1027 km) 16/04/2017 15:38 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.2 176 mi (283 km) 14/04/2017 04:03 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.4 171 mi (275 km) 10/04/2017 05:49 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.7 380 mi (611 km) 07/04/2017 11:04 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.4 700 mi (1126 km) 31/03/2017 23:24 Map
SCAMPTON,LINCOLNSHIRE 1.7 275 mi (443 km) 28/03/2017 10:16 Map
HEREFORD,HEREFORDSHIRE 0.9 147 mi (236 km) 28/03/2017 07:12 Map
HIGHLEADON,GLOS 0.7 157 mi (253 km) 23/03/2017 02:47 Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 0.8 335 mi (539 km) 20/03/2017 04:24 Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 1.3 335 mi (540 km) 20/03/2017 02:16 Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 1.3 336 mi (541 km) 20/03/2017 02:06 Map
LOCHEARNHEAD,STIRLING 0.8 413 mi (665 km) 16/03/2017 06:25 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.6 179 mi (288 km) 13/03/2017 03:07 Map
GLENCOE,HIGHLAND 0.6 428 mi (688 km) 12/03/2017 22:07 Map
IRISH SEA 0.6 182 mi (294 km) 10/03/2017 05:06 Map

16 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