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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 04/07/2015 13:30
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.9 383 mi (616 km) 30/06/2015 08:59 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
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
BRISTOL CHANNEL 2.0 47 mi (75 km) 10/06/2015 14:03 Map
MALPAS,CHESHIRE 0.7 202 mi (326 km) 07/06/2015 16:14 Map
STAFFORD,STAFFS 0.3 209 mi (336 km) 05/06/2015 01:30 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 0.6 194 mi (312 km) 01/06/2015 04:36 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 416 mi (669 km) 31/05/2015 17:19 Map
BELLERBY,N YORKSHIRE 2.6 302 mi (485 km) 30/05/2015 20:20 Map
SKIPTON,N YORKSHIRE 1.7 281 mi (452 km) 30/05/2015 19:09 Map
SMIRISARY,HIGHLAND 0.8 444 mi (715 km) 27/05/2015 09:54 Map
RISCA,CAERPHILLY 0.7 118 mi (190 km) 27/05/2015 02:22 Map
CAERNARFON,GWYNEDD 3.0 188 mi (303 km) 26/05/2015 16:41 Map
OAKHAM,RUTLAND 0.8 243 mi (392 km) 26/05/2015 02:35 Map
CARRBRIDGE,HIGHLAND 0.7 479 mi (771 km) 24/05/2015 16:24 Map
BRISTOL CHANNEL 0.8 91 mi (146 km) 24/05/2015 13:34 Map
SMIRISARY,HIGHLAND 0.6 444 mi (714 km) 24/05/2015 07:17 Map
DUMFRIES,D & G 0.7 332 mi (534 km) 22/05/2015 21:08 Map
RAMSGATE,KENT 4.2 289 mi (466 km) 22/05/2015 02:52 Map
DUMFRIES, D & G 0.7 330 mi (532 km) 20/05/2015 23:29 Map
PANDY,MONMOUTHSHIRE 0.8 136 mi (220 km) 20/05/2015 18:41 Map
SMIRISARY,HIGHLAND 1.5 444 mi (715 km) 20/05/2015 03:05 Map
SHREWSBURY,SHROPS 0.9 192 mi (309 km) 16/05/2015 03:31 Map

31 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