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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 04/05/2016 13:45
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
LINCOLN,LINCONSHIRE 1.3 266 mi (428 km) 30/04/2016 21:02 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 1.8 686 mi (1105 km) 25/04/2016 02:25 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.1 642 mi (1033 km) 21/04/2016 02:22 Map
HEREFORD,HEREFORDSHIRE 1.7 146 mi (235 km) 18/04/2016 21:49 Map
NORWEGIAN SEA 2.8 851 mi (1369 km) 15/04/2016 19:26 Map
SOLWAY FIRTH 1.7 305 mi (491 km) 13/04/2016 23:01 Map
SOLWAY FIRTH 0.8 305 mi (491 km) 13/04/2016 22:50 Map
GUERNSEY,CHANNEL ISLES 1.6 133 mi (215 km) 13/04/2016 14:11 Map
AMBLESIDE,CUMBRIA 1.1 293 mi (472 km) 11/04/2016 14:04 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.9 375 mi (604 km) 10/04/2016 22:11 Map
CALLANDER,STIRLING 0.7 406 mi (654 km) 05/04/2016 19:43 Map
BARTON,NORTH LINCS 1.5 299 mi (481 km) 05/04/2016 07:01 Map
IRISH SEA 0.4 286 mi (461 km) 27/03/2016 20:07 Map
LLEYN PENINSULA 0.7 171 mi (276 km) 27/03/2016 08:13 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.9 406 mi (653 km) 25/03/2016 16:22 Map
CAERNARFON BAY 0.7 190 mi (306 km) 25/03/2016 16:04 Map
IRISH SEA 0.7 256 mi (411 km) 24/03/2016 00:07 Map
NEWBRIDGE,CAERPHILLY 0.9 117 mi (188 km) 21/03/2016 23:15 Map
IRISH SEA 0.4 208 mi (335 km) 21/03/2016 22:04 Map
PENTREFOELAS,CONWY 0.6 189 mi (304 km) 20/03/2016 20:37 Map
BROMYARD,HEREFORDSHIRE 1.4 164 mi (263 km) 18/03/2016 08:30 Map
Y FRON,GWYNEDD 0.2 187 mi (301 km) 17/03/2016 19:33 Map
IRISH SEA 1.0 189 mi (304 km) 17/03/2016 04:34 Map

23 UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days.

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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