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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 28/06/2016 18:43
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.3 698 mi (1123 km) 24/06/2016 23:22 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.2 406 mi (654 km) 22/06/2016 18:26 Map
COLWYN BAY,CONWY 1.9 202 mi (326 km) 13/06/2016 22:40 Map
MANSFIELD,NOTTS 1.0 247 mi (397 km) 09/06/2016 03:56 Map
FINNART,PERTH & KINROSS 1.0 432 mi (695 km) 05/06/2016 08:23 Map
LENNOXTOWN,E DUNBARTON 0.6 385 mi (620 km) 05/06/2016 04:55 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.8 766 mi (1233 km) 04/06/2016 14:22 Map
SKYE,HIGHLAND 0.7 470 mi (757 km) 04/06/2016 00:34 Map
SKYE,HIGHLAND 0.5 470 mi (757 km) 03/06/2016 19:14 Map
RAMPSIDE,CUMBRIA 1.3 265 mi (426 km) 01/06/2016 18:59 Map
MOFFAT,D & G 0.3 349 mi (561 km) 01/06/2016 04:44 Map
SHIELDAIG,HIGHLAND 1.3 502 mi (808 km) 30/05/2016 05:10 Map
PONTARDDULAIS,SWANSEA 0.7 101 mi (162 km) 24/05/2016 09:08 Map
MANCHESTER,GTR M'CHEST 0.8 243 mi (391 km) 24/05/2016 04:05 Map
DRUMRUNIE,HIGHLAND 0.6 523 mi (841 km) 21/05/2016 16:38 Map
OBAN,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.9 413 mi (664 km) 19/05/2016 00:00 Map
LOCH GOIL,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.9 396 mi (637 km) 17/05/2016 16:56 Map
PONTERWYD,CEREDIGION 1.1 150 mi (241 km) 17/05/2016 09:15 Map
FINNART,PERTH & KINROSS 0.8 432 mi (695 km) 16/05/2016 21:33 Map
MILLHOUSE,CUMBRIA 1.3 309 mi (498 km) 16/05/2016 16:21 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 375 mi (604 km) 15/05/2016 19:16 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.3 712 mi (1146 km) 15/05/2016 18:31 Map
FOYERS,HIGHLAND 1.2 472 mi (759 km) 14/05/2016 14:17 Map
OBAN,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.3 413 mi (665 km) 14/05/2016 12:51 Map
LENNOXTOWN,E DUNBARTON 0.4 385 mi (620 km) 13/05/2016 22:29 Map
TRAWSFYNYDD,GWYNEDD 0.1 178 mi (286 km) 11/05/2016 03:52 Map
FINNART,PERTH & KINROSS 1.3 432 mi (696 km) 09/05/2016 12:25 Map
LENNOXTOWN,E DUNBARTON 0.9 385 mi (620 km) 09/05/2016 09:18 Map

28 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