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UK Earthquakes and European Map


UK Earthquakes in the last 50 days
Updated: 19/01/2017 15:08
Epicenter NearMagnitudeDistance to
Epicenter
Local TimeLink to
Map
BEDDGELERT,GWYNEDD 1.1 186 mi (299 km) 15/01/2017 22:58 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 3.8 405 mi (652 km) 03/01/2017 18:52 Map
KIRKBRIDE,CUMBRIA 0.9 317 mi (510 km) 02/01/2017 19:40 Map
BLAKEDOWN,WORCS 0.8 184 mi (296 km) 01/01/2017 06:32 Map
HARWOOD,COUNTY DURHAM 0.9 319 mi (513 km) 31/12/2016 07:46 Map
GLYNNEATH,NP TALBOT 0.5 108 mi (173 km) 30/12/2016 21:57 Map
JURA,ARGYLL & BUTE 1.0 381 mi (613 km) 29/12/2016 20:29 Map
OLDHAM,GTR MANCHESTER 0.7 247 mi (398 km) 29/12/2016 06:12 Map
CAERNARFON BAY,GWYNEDD 0.7 190 mi (306 km) 28/12/2016 12:30 Map
RUMNEY,CARDIFF 1.0 113 mi (182 km) 27/12/2016 18:45 Map
WHITEHAVEN,CUMBRIA 0.6 291 mi (468 km) 27/12/2016 00:18 Map
MULL,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 412 mi (663 km) 23/12/2016 01:56 Map
ISLAY,ARGYLL & BUTE 0.8 379 mi (609 km) 22/12/2016 04:16 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 1.8 590 mi (950 km) 21/12/2016 17:10 Map
THRELKELD,CUMBRIA 0.9 302 mi (486 km) 18/12/2016 15:16 Map
NORTHERN NORTH SEA 2.4 586 mi (944 km) 13/12/2016 14:58 Map
SOUTHERN NORTH SEA 2.1 484 mi (779 km) 13/12/2016 02:06 Map
WYMONDHAM,LEICS 0.8 247 mi (397 km) 10/12/2016 18:41 Map
SARON,CARMARTHENSHIRE 1.9 105 mi (169 km) 10/12/2016 01:22 Map
IRISH SEA 0.6 218 mi (350 km) 03/12/2016 09:50 Map

20 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