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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 19/01/2018 12:23
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
BLACKFORD,PERTH/KINROSS 1.2 409 mi (657 km) 01/01/2018 07:49 Map
ENGLISH CHANNEL 1.9 86 mi (139 km) 31/12/2017 08:56 Map
LLANDOVERY,CARMARTHS 1.0 124 mi (199 km) 29/12/2017 02:03 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.1 338 mi (544 km) 27/12/2017 11:54 Map
ST HELENS,MERSEYSIDE 1.0 232 mi (374 km) 26/12/2017 23:29 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.7 417 mi (670 km) 26/12/2017 22:40 Map
SUTTON,WEST MIDLANDS 1.0 205 mi (329 km) 26/12/2017 15:04 Map
KILMORE,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.6 408 mi (657 km) 26/12/2017 06:25 Map
WHITEBRIDGE,HIGHLAND 0.5 468 mi (753 km) 22/12/2017 01:39 Map
MORVERN,HIGHLAND 1.5 431 mi (694 km) 20/12/2017 08:15 Map
ELY,CAMBRIDGESHIRE 1.0 266 mi (427 km) 19/12/2017 19:21 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.9 412 mi (662 km) 18/12/2017 02:59 Map
ACHNASHEEN,HIGHLAND 1.0 489 mi (788 km) 15/12/2017 04:28 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.1 374 mi (603 km) 13/12/2017 02:16 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 374 mi (601 km) 13/12/2017 02:01 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.9 374 mi (602 km) 13/12/2017 02:01 Map
LITTON,NORTH YORKSHIRE 1.4 286 mi (460 km) 12/12/2017 10:06 Map
LLANOVER,MONMOUTHSHIRE 1.4 131 mi (211 km) 12/12/2017 02:51 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.5 420 mi (676 km) 10/12/2017 01:00 Map
BENDERLODH,ARGYLL/BUTE 1.3 422 mi (680 km) 07/12/2017 09:48 Map

20 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