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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 29/03/2015 13:25
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
HENSALL,N YORKSHIRE 1.9 281 mi (452 km) 27/03/2015 11:58 Map
KINGTON,HEREFORDSHIRE 1.1 148 mi (238 km) 24/03/2015 08:44 Map
MULL,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.4 419 mi (675 km) 21/03/2015 17:24 Map
ULVERSTON,CUMBRIA 1.9 278 mi (447 km) 21/03/2015 11:46 Map
CEMAES,ANGLESEY 0.3 208 mi (335 km) 18/03/2015 23:43 Map
ARRAN,NORTH AYRSHIRE 0.6 369 mi (593 km) 17/03/2015 06:24 Map
PLOCKTON,HIGHLAND 1.0 476 mi (766 km) 16/03/2015 23:16 Map
PLOCKTON,HIGHLAND 0.5 481 mi (774 km) 15/03/2015 12:06 Map
PLOCKTON,HIGHLAND 0.6 481 mi (774 km) 15/03/2015 00:12 Map
PLOCKTON,HIGHLAND 1.3 482 mi (775 km) 14/03/2015 20:53 Map
DUNOON,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.0 386 mi (621 km) 13/03/2015 17:30 Map
PRUDHOE,NORTHUMBERLAND 1.0 342 mi (550 km) 13/03/2015 17:03 Map
ACHARACLE,HIGHLAND 1.4 441 mi (709 km) 13/03/2015 12:27 Map
MONIAIVE,D & G 0.8 331 mi (533 km) 10/03/2015 17:02 Map
BLACKFORD,PERTH/KINROSS 1.3 407 mi (655 km) 07/03/2015 01:24 Map
MORAY FIRTH 2.1 529 mi (852 km) 05/03/2015 06:18 Map
ROSSETT,WREXHAM 0.5 208 mi (334 km) 01/03/2015 18:05 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 0.6 150 mi (241 km) 28/02/2015 02:22 Map
ESKDALEMUIR,D & G 0.5 347 mi (558 km) 27/02/2015 15:57 Map
BUTTERMERE,CUMBRIA 0.8 294 mi (473 km) 27/02/2015 01:28 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 0.7 151 mi (243 km) 25/02/2015 23:35 Map
JERSEY,CHANNEL ISLANDS 3.0 151 mi (242 km) 25/02/2015 22:55 Map
GOLBORNE,GTR MANCHESTER 0.6 235 mi (379 km) 25/02/2015 21:19 Map
BROMYARD,HEREFORDSHIRE 2.1 166 mi (267 km) 25/02/2015 13:25 Map
BLAENGARW,BRIDGEND 2.0 105 mi (169 km) 25/02/2015 10:41 Map
FARNDON,CHESHIRE 1.4 206 mi (332 km) 22/02/2015 15:55 Map
LOUGHBOROUGH,LEICS 1.4 235 mi (379 km) 21/02/2015 18:04 Map
KILMELFORD,ARGYLL/BUTE 0.5 402 mi (648 km) 21/02/2015 02:51 Map
SILVERDALE,LANCASHIRE 1.1 274 mi (440 km) 17/02/2015 20:15 Map
ACHARACLE,HIGHLAND 0.6 435 mi (700 km) 16/02/2015 21:03 Map
STRATHCARRON,HIGHLAND 2.1 483 mi (777 km) 15/02/2015 20:23 Map
LLEYN PENINSULA 0.9 181 mi (291 km) 14/02/2015 21:40 Map
LLEYN PENINSULA 0.8 180 mi (289 km) 14/02/2015 21:40 Map
SILVERDALE,LANCASHIRE 0.7 274 mi (440 km) 13/02/2015 21:02 Map
MALLAIG,HIGHLAND 1.1 455 mi (732 km) 11/02/2015 23:12 Map
MOLD,FLINTSHIRE 0.2 203 mi (326 km) 10/02/2015 21:20 Map
LEIGH,GTR MANCHESTER 0.9 240 mi (386 km) 10/02/2015 01:15 Map
KIRKBY LONSDALE,CUMBRIA 2.0 283 mi (456 km) 09/02/2015 11:56 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.3 46 mi (74 km) 07/02/2015 06:32 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.7 46 mi (74 km) 07/02/2015 06:27 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.2 46 mi (75 km) 07/02/2015 06:12 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.9 46 mi (74 km) 07/02/2015 02:38 Map

42 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