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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 01/08/2015 12:43
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
ARGYLL 1.4 397 mi (639 km) 30/07/2015 13:57 Map
1.4 266 mi (428 km) 24/07/2015 13:58 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.9 202 mi (325 km) 22/07/2015 20:12 Map
BALLACHULISH,HIGHLAND 1.3 431 mi (694 km) 20/07/2015 23:36 Map
CALDBECK,CUMBRIA 1.6 307 mi (495 km) 17/07/2015 10:58 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLES 1.3 164 mi (265 km) 12/07/2015 04:49 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 3.2 893 mi (1438 km) 10/07/2015 23:40 Map
MELTON MOWBRAY,LEICS 1.0 241 mi (388 km) 10/07/2015 15:40 Map
ATLANTIC,NW OF IRELAND 1.9 477 mi (767 km) 09/07/2015 06:12 Map
EASTERN NORTH SEA 3.1 670 mi (1079 km) 08/07/2015 15:32 Map
LOCH HOURN,HIGHLAND 0.9 466 mi (750 km) 07/07/2015 02:11 Map
EASTERN NORTH SEA 2.5 673 mi (1083 km) 06/07/2015 11:33 Map
APPLECROSS,HIGHLAND 0.8 483 mi (777 km) 01/07/2015 12:27 Map
STRONTIAN,HIGHLAND 0.5 431 mi (693 km) 01/07/2015 01:45 Map
ASPATRIA,CUMBRIA 0.6 309 mi (498 km) 30/06/2015 09:35 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.9 383 mi (616 km) 30/06/2015 08:59 Map
PENICUIK,MIDLOTHIAN 1.0 380 mi (612 km) 30/06/2015 08:46 Map
STRONTIAN,HIGHLAND 0.6 430 mi (692 km) 28/06/2015 13:00 Map
LOCH HOURN,HIGHLAND 0.9 468 mi (753 km) 28/06/2015 06:04 Map
DERBY,DERBYSHIRE 1.1 224 mi (360 km) 27/06/2015 02:34 Map
HOLYWELL,FLINTSHIRE 1.9 213 mi (343 km) 26/06/2015 12:55 Map
IRISH SEA 0.7 181 mi (292 km) 26/06/2015 02:00 Map
MALPAS,CHESHIRE 1.1 203 mi (326 km) 25/06/2015 12:16 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.6 115 mi (185 km) 25/06/2015 04:09 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 2.8 122 mi (196 km) 23/06/2015 08:54 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.4 406 mi (653 km) 19/06/2015 14:02 Map
PENISTONE,S YORKSHIRE 1.8 260 mi (419 km) 16/06/2015 17:02 Map
BETHESDA,GWYNEDD 0.5 195 mi (313 km) 16/06/2015 00:50 Map
IRISH SEA 1.2 289 mi (466 km) 15/06/2015 18:19 Map
COLONSAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.1 385 mi (620 km) 13/06/2015 08:03 Map
LLANELLI,CARMARTHS 1.8 97 mi (157 km) 12/06/2015 10:38 Map
WIDNES,CHESHIRE 0.7 224 mi (360 km) 12/06/2015 04:54 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