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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 01/09/2016 02:42
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
TREGARON,CEREDIGION 1.2 135 mi (217 km) 28/08/2016 23:58 Map
DARWEN,LANCASHIRE 1.0 250 mi (402 km) 28/08/2016 21:15 Map
HUGHLEY,SHROPSHIRE 1.7 181 mi (291 km) 25/08/2016 15:59 Map
HARTSOP,CUMBRIA 1.4 296 mi (476 km) 24/08/2016 12:15 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.9 413 mi (665 km) 19/08/2016 14:38 Map
WILKESLEY,CHESHIRE 1.0 206 mi (331 km) 15/08/2016 11:14 Map
CASTLE DONINGTON,LEICS 1.0 230 mi (370 km) 15/08/2016 05:25 Map
LLEYN PENINSULA 0.5 179 mi (288 km) 02/08/2016 20:46 Map
ULDALE,CUMBRIA 0.4 307 mi (494 km) 01/08/2016 19:22 Map
BLOFIELD,NORFOLK 1.3 320 mi (515 km) 29/07/2016 03:36 Map
SAUGHTREE,BORDERS 1.1 353 mi (568 km) 27/07/2016 05:48 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 413 mi (665 km) 25/07/2016 06:25 Map
ORCOP,HEREFORDSHIRE 0.6 146 mi (236 km) 25/07/2016 04:08 Map
ERROGIE,HIGHLAND 0.8 474 mi (762 km) 25/07/2016 00:53 Map
WOOLACOMBE,DEVON 0.6 65 mi (104 km) 24/07/2016 20:39 Map
CRICKHOWELL,POWYS 0.6 134 mi (215 km) 22/07/2016 01:38 Map
SHIELDAIG,HIGHLAND 0.7 499 mi (802 km) 16/07/2016 20:17 Map

17 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