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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 15/09/2014 01:43
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
HENSALL,NORTH YORKSHIRE 1.9 281 mi (451 km) 11/09/2014 23:31 Map
NORTH CHANNEL 0.9 292 mi (469 km) 08/09/2014 22:34 Map
EDWINSTOWE,NOTTS 1.3 257 mi (413 km) 02/09/2014 21:31 Map
ARDNAMURCHAN,HIGHLAND 2.4 435 mi (700 km) 31/08/2014 08:14 Map
OFF BETTYHILL,HIGHLAND 2.0 577 mi (929 km) 22/08/2014 12:19 Map
ASKERN,SOUTH YORKSHIRE 0.8 276 mi (445 km) 19/08/2014 23:16 Map
BEDDGELERT,GWYNEDD 1.0 184 mi (296 km) 18/08/2014 22:31 Map
HEREFORD,HEREFORDSHIRE 1.1 147 mi (237 km) 17/08/2014 21:57 Map
ASKERN,SOUTH YORKSHIRE 1.7 276 mi (444 km) 14/08/2014 02:13 Map
ASKERN,SOUTH YORKSHIRE 1.3 277 mi (445 km) 14/08/2014 02:05 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.4 153 mi (247 km) 13/08/2014 05:05 Map
ISLE OF SKYE,HIGHLAND 1.0 471 mi (758 km) 10/08/2014 12:33 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.0 152 mi (245 km) 06/08/2014 11:49 Map
OAKHAM,RUTLAND 1.4 242 mi (390 km) 05/08/2014 18:30 Map
OAKHAM,RUTLAND 1.1 242 mi (389 km) 02/08/2014 09:58 Map
NEATH,NEATH PORT TALBOT 0.9 108 mi (174 km) 31/07/2014 21:24 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 0.8 146 mi (235 km) 29/07/2014 19:39 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 1.9 152 mi (244 km) 29/07/2014 18:12 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.4 424 mi (683 km) 28/07/2014 02:12 Map

19 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