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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 28/07/2014 04:45
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 3.2 147 mi (236 km) 23/07/2014 17:26 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.3 146 mi (235 km) 23/07/2014 17:24 Map
EDWINSTOWE,NOTTS 1.0 256 mi (412 km) 23/07/2014 03:55 Map
TORRIDON,HIGHLAND 0.8 498 mi (801 km) 22/07/2014 12:24 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.3 150 mi (241 km) 19/07/2014 19:51 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.3 146 mi (235 km) 18/07/2014 16:16 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 2.1 149 mi (240 km) 18/07/2014 16:15 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.8 148 mi (239 km) 18/07/2014 16:14 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 2.1 152 mi (244 km) 18/07/2014 16:14 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 2.4 148 mi (239 km) 18/07/2014 15:56 Map
WARSOP,NOTTS 1.2 254 mi (410 km) 18/07/2014 04:17 Map
WORKSOP,NOTTS 1.4 260 mi (418 km) 17/07/2014 02:41 Map
AUCHTERARDER,PERTHSHIR 0.9 410 mi (660 km) 16/07/2014 20:06 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.6 152 mi (244 km) 12/07/2014 22:45 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 4.2 147 mi (236 km) 11/07/2014 12:54 Map
FORT WILLIAM,HIGHLAND 2.9 442 mi (712 km) 03/07/2014 19:36 Map
ACHARACLE,HIGHLAND 1.3 436 mi (702 km) 01/07/2014 19:03 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 1.9 340 mi (547 km) 30/06/2014 05:38 Map
JURA,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 392 mi (631 km) 30/06/2014 01:55 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 1.7 340 mi (548 km) 29/06/2014 16:20 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 1.8 340 mi (548 km) 29/06/2014 11:52 Map
SALFORD,GTR MANCHESTER 1.1 243 mi (391 km) 25/06/2014 05:02 Map
WARSOP,NOTTINGHAMSHIRE 1.4 254 mi (409 km) 24/06/2014 03:38 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 2.5 375 mi (603 km) 20/06/2014 17:01 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.7 375 mi (603 km) 20/06/2014 17:01 Map
ROTHERHAM,S YORKSHIRE 2.8 258 mi (416 km) 18/06/2014 09:44 Map
OBAN,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 409 mi (658 km) 11/06/2014 11:05 Map
SOUTH OF ISLE OF ARRAN 0.9 339 mi (545 km) 11/06/2014 09:37 Map
GRASSINGTON,N YORKSHIRE 0.9 287 mi (462 km) 11/06/2014 04:29 Map
GRASSINGTON,N YORKSHIRE 0.9 287 mi (462 km) 10/06/2014 22:02 Map
GRASSINGTON,N YORKSHIRE 1.1 287 mi (462 km) 10/06/2014 16:09 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 1.0 340 mi (548 km) 08/06/2014 04:47 Map

32 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