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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 27/07/2016 00:30
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
SHIELDAIG,HIGHLAND 0.7 499 mi (802 km) 16/07/2016 20:17 Map
ACHALLADER,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.4 427 mi (688 km) 06/07/2016 15:09 Map
ACHALLADER,ARGYLL/BUTE 0.9 427 mi (687 km) 06/07/2016 09:13 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.2 144 mi (232 km) 05/07/2016 13:12 Map
ACHALLADER,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.1 428 mi (689 km) 05/07/2016 05:29 Map
ACHALLADER,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.0 428 mi (688 km) 05/07/2016 03:51 Map
IRISH SEA 1.2 244 mi (392 km) 02/07/2016 22:32 Map
BURNTWOOD,STAFFORDSHIRE 1.2 205 mi (331 km) 01/07/2016 02:40 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.7 373 mi (601 km) 30/06/2016 18:07 Map
MIDDLETON,GTR MCH 1.4 246 mi (396 km) 29/06/2016 21:58 Map
ERROGIE,HIGHLAND 0.8 474 mi (763 km) 28/06/2016 02:56 Map
IRISH SEA 0.9 141 mi (227 km) 28/06/2016 01:39 Map
JURA,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.5 372 mi (598 km) 26/06/2016 20:16 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.3 698 mi (1123 km) 24/06/2016 23:22 Map
WANTAGE,OXFORDSHIRE 1.2 174 mi (280 km) 23/06/2016 19:58 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.2 406 mi (654 km) 22/06/2016 18:26 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 412 mi (663 km) 21/06/2016 08:51 Map
KINLOCH HOURN,HIGHLAND 0.7 462 mi (743 km) 16/06/2016 03:33 Map
KINLOCH HOURN,HIGHLAND 0.7 462 mi (743 km) 15/06/2016 22:43 Map
COLWYN BAY,CONWY 1.9 202 mi (326 km) 13/06/2016 22:40 Map
BOLLINGTON,CHESHIRE 1.0 235 mi (378 km) 13/06/2016 17:55 Map
DRUMRUNIE,HIGHLAND 0.6 523 mi (842 km) 11/06/2016 12:15 Map
MANSFIELD,NOTTS 1.0 247 mi (397 km) 09/06/2016 03:56 Map

23 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