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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 08/12/2016 07:35
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
BRISTOL CHANNEL 0.6 56 mi (91 km) 18/11/2016 08:32 Map
CRICKHOWELL,POWYS 2.0 130 mi (209 km) 14/11/2016 07:20 Map
MOCCAS,HEREFORDSHIRE 0.4 147 mi (236 km) 13/11/2016 05:21 Map
PONTYPOOL,TORFAEN 0.8 125 mi (202 km) 11/11/2016 13:54 Map
INVERMORISTON,HIGHLAND 1.2 473 mi (761 km) 11/11/2016 13:20 Map
CHALFORD,GLOS 0.8 154 mi (247 km) 09/11/2016 22:41 Map
LOFTHOUSE,N YORKSHIRE 0.9 289 mi (465 km) 09/11/2016 16:12 Map
JOHHSTONEBRIDGE,D & G 0.3 340 mi (547 km) 08/11/2016 19:24 Map
JOHNSTONEBRIDGE,D & G 0.4 340 mi (548 km) 08/11/2016 09:42 Map
JOHNSTONEBRIDGE,D & G 0.6 339 mi (545 km) 08/11/2016 00:18 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 412 mi (663 km) 08/11/2016 00:03 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.1 358 mi (576 km) 07/11/2016 02:02 Map
JOHNSTONEBRIDGE,D & G 0.4 339 mi (545 km) 05/11/2016 18:28 Map
CONISTONE,N YORKSHIRE 0.9 285 mi (459 km) 05/11/2016 17:31 Map
INVERMORISTON,HIGHLAND 1.7 472 mi (760 km) 03/11/2016 14:19 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 3.9 633 mi (1019 km) 03/11/2016 10:57 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 2.0 68 mi (110 km) 02/11/2016 03:51 Map
MARCHWIEL,WREXHAM 0.5 201 mi (324 km) 30/10/2016 13:39 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.4 721 mi (1160 km) 29/10/2016 20:20 Map
NEATH,NEATH PORT TALBOT 1.0 104 mi (167 km) 29/10/2016 03:02 Map
CULGAITH,CUMBRIA 0.3 311 mi (501 km) 29/10/2016 02:43 Map
LISKEARD,CORNWALL 0.2 24 mi (39 km) 27/10/2016 05:56 Map
LISKEARD,CORNWALL 2.3 24 mi (38 km) 27/10/2016 03:08 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.6 364 mi (586 km) 25/10/2016 21:53 Map
TIDENHAM,GLOS 0.5 127 mi (205 km) 21/10/2016 18:31 Map

25 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