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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 27/03/2017 00:52
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 0.8 335 mi (539 km) 20/03/2017 04:24 Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 1.3 335 mi (540 km) 20/03/2017 02:16 Map
HINDERWELL,N YORKSHIRE 1.3 336 mi (541 km) 20/03/2017 02:06 Map
HORNCASTLE,LINCS 1.7 285 mi (459 km) 04/03/2017 19:54 Map
STONE,STAFFORDSHIRE 2.6 212 mi (341 km) 03/03/2017 09:28 Map
CULGAITH,CUMBRIA 0.5 311 mi (500 km) 24/02/2017 08:48 Map
GLENCOE,HIGHLAND 1.0 434 mi (698 km) 23/02/2017 23:38 Map
TORRIDON,HIGHLAND 0.9 490 mi (789 km) 23/02/2017 18:09 Map
KAMES,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.4 379 mi (610 km) 22/02/2017 21:20 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 0.4 188 mi (302 km) 20/02/2017 19:41 Map
PENCOMBE,HEREFORDSHIRE 0.7 161 mi (260 km) 18/02/2017 13:19 Map
CAIRNDOW,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.7 405 mi (651 km) 18/02/2017 02:36 Map
LLANSILIN,POWYS 1.3 184 mi (297 km) 18/02/2017 00:48 Map
DUISKY,HIGHLAND 0.6 442 mi (711 km) 17/02/2017 23:41 Map
IRISH SEA 0.9 214 mi (345 km) 17/02/2017 21:16 Map
CAISTOR,LINCOLNSHIRE 1.3 294 mi (472 km) 17/02/2017 05:39 Map
CAISTOR,LINCOLNSHIRE 1.5 295 mi (475 km) 17/02/2017 05:32 Map
SOUTH RONA,HIGHLAND 0.2 499 mi (803 km) 16/02/2017 02:38 Map
LLANBOIDY,CARMARTHS 1.5 103 mi (165 km) 14/02/2017 23:00 Map
INVERGORDON,HIGHLAND 0.6 504 mi (811 km) 10/02/2017 21:55 Map
GLEN ROY,HIGHLAND 0.5 452 mi (727 km) 10/02/2017 06:09 Map
LUDLOW,SHROPSHIRE 0.4 170 mi (274 km) 10/02/2017 02:13 Map
YNYSDDU,CAERPHILLY 0.8 115 mi (186 km) 09/02/2017 09:21 Map
RISHWORTH,W YORKSHIRE 1.3 260 mi (418 km) 04/02/2017 01:24 Map

24 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