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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 26/02/2017 13:53
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
GLENCOE,HIGHLAND 1.0 434 mi (698 km) 23/02/2017 23:38 Map
CAIRNDOW,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.7 405 mi (651 km) 18/02/2017 02:36 Map
LLANSILIN,POWYS 1.4 184 mi (297 km) 18/02/2017 00:48 Map
IRISH SEA 0.9 214 mi (345 km) 17/02/2017 21:16 Map
CAISTOR,LINCOLNSHIRE 1.3 294 mi (472 km) 17/02/2017 05:39 Map
CAISTOR,LINCOLNSHIRE 1.5 295 mi (475 km) 17/02/2017 05:32 Map
LLANBOIDY,CARMARTHS 1.5 103 mi (166 km) 14/02/2017 23:00 Map
RISHWORTH,W YORKSHIRE 1.3 260 mi (418 km) 04/02/2017 01:24 Map
LOCHINVER,HIGHLAND 0.5 534 mi (860 km) 31/01/2017 05:01 Map
ENDON,STAFFORDSHIRE 1.1 221 mi (356 km) 29/01/2017 00:40 Map
OFF BUDE,CORNWALL 0.4 32 mi (51 km) 28/01/2017 07:50 Map
BODESBECK,D & G 0.4 350 mi (563 km) 28/01/2017 03:43 Map
LOCH MORAR,HIGHLAND 1.5 452 mi (728 km) 28/01/2017 03:21 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 0.6 348 mi (560 km) 28/01/2017 02:31 Map
LEPHINMORE,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.4 389 mi (626 km) 25/01/2017 16:32 Map
LEPHINMORE,ARGYLL/BUTE 2.4 390 mi (628 km) 24/01/2017 16:35 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 380 mi (612 km) 24/01/2017 05:27 Map
HALIFAX,WEST YORKSHIRE 1.0 263 mi (423 km) 22/01/2017 22:33 Map
BRISTOL CHANNEL 0.6 60 mi (96 km) 22/01/2017 14:31 Map
BARGOED,CAERPHILLY 1.0 120 mi (193 km) 21/01/2017 21:57 Map
OBAN,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.2 411 mi (661 km) 21/01/2017 16:00 Map
MARYPORT,CUMBRIA 0.4 303 mi (488 km) 20/01/2017 20:09 Map
CWMBRAN,TORFAEN 0.6 122 mi (196 km) 17/01/2017 01:16 Map
BEDDGELERT,GWYNEDD 1.1 186 mi (299 km) 15/01/2017 22:58 Map
CRADLEY,HEREFORDSHIRE 0.9 163 mi (263 km) 13/01/2017 22:51 Map
NEWBIGGIN,CO DURHAM 0.9 318 mi (511 km) 13/01/2017 20:15 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.1 412 mi (664 km) 12/01/2017 13:51 Map
CHARNEY BASSETT,OXON 1.0 178 mi (287 km) 08/01/2017 10:26 Map

28 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