Latest Earthquakes in Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium

Latest Earthquakes in Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 673 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
127 km (79 mi) โ†’ E of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.5
10.08 km
6 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
90 km (56 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
10 km
9 years ago
On 2015-05-22 01:52:17
51.304, 1.438
209 km (130 mi) โ† W of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.7
12 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
113 km (70 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
148 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 4.2
6 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
168 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
178 km (110 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 20:53:08
50.666, 4.597
26 km (16 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
177 km (110 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
152 km (94 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
191 km (119 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
172 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
168 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-11 08:19:39
52.7, 4.372
205 km (127 mi) โ†‘ N of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
162 km (100 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
176 km (109 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-13 01:14:24
50.22, 4.63
72 km (45 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-12 05:08:54
50.645, 4.562
27 km (16 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
112 km (69 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
167 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 18:31:41
50.653, 4.549
25 km (16 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.7
9 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 14:18:56
50.668, 4.564
25 km (15 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-08 17:52:02
50.654, 4.562
26 km (16 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.5
7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-08 16:52:22
50.419, 3.808
61 km (38 mi) โ†“ S of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
170 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-14 01:33:59
50.425, 3.784
61 km (38 mi) โ†“ S of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.2
4 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-13 13:45:49
50.632, 4.576
28 km (17 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.8
4 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-12 17:47:18
50.644, 4.595
28 km (17 mi) โ†˜ SE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.7
2 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
87 km (54 mi) โ†’ E of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
87 km (54 mi) โ†’ E of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
194 km (120 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
192 km (119 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
168 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
169 km (105 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
173 km (107 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
173 km (107 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
173 km (108 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
178 km (111 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
161 km (100 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
170 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
205 km (127 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
193 km (120 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-07 21:59:41
51.524, 6.958
196 km (122 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-03 06:11:27
51.542, 6.557
171 km (106 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-24 03:30:08
51.484, 6.47
163 km (101 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-22 11:12:41
51.539, 6.797
186 km (116 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-12 14:52:31
51.471, 6.5
164 km (102 mi) โ†— NE of Brussels-Capital Region
M 3.7
5 km

Brussels-Capital Region Earthquake Statistics

Brussels-Capital Region in , Belgium has experienced a total of 673 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Brussels-Capital Region 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Brussels-Capital Region was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:26.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 35 4.39%
M 2 428 53.7%
M 3 191 23.96%
M 4 15 1.88%
M 5 4 0.5%

Magnitude distribution for Brussels-Capital Region was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:21.

When was the last earthquake in Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium?

The last earthquake in Brussels-Capital Region was 3 years ago and struck 127 km (79 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.08 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Brussels-Capital Region was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 7 km W of Weilerswist, Germany or 168 km (104 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Brussels-Capital Region, 73 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium?

In 2024, Brussels-Capital Region has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Brussels-Capital Region is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Brussels-Capital Region has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 8.97 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Brussels-Capital Region is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.75 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.