Latest Earthquakes in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia

Latest Earthquakes in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Lääne-Viru County, Estonia. 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 6 out of 6 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
13 years ago
On 2011-03-19 11:21:53
60.569, 25.296
152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW of Lääne-Viru County
M 2.6
3 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-12 11:47:10
59.59, 23.14
183 km (113 mi) ← W of Lääne-Viru County
M 2.7
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-12 11:41:45
59.61, 23.21
179 km (111 mi) ← W of Lääne-Viru County
M 2.7
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-12 10:57:06
59.67, 23.35
173 km (107 mi) ← W of Lääne-Viru County
M 2.7
0 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-23 10:47:44
59.576, 26.771
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N of Lääne-Viru County
M 2.5
5 km
47 years ago
On 1976-10-25 08:39:46
59.157, 23.725
148 km (92 mi) ↙ SW of Lääne-Viru County
M 4.5
33 km

Lääne-Viru County Earthquake Statistics

Lääne-Viru County in , Estonia has experienced a total of 6 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Lääne-Viru County 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Lääne-Viru County was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:20.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 5 83.33%
M 4 1 16.67%

Magnitude distribution for Lääne-Viru County was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:12.

When was the last earthquake in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia?

The last earthquake in Lääne-Viru County was 13 years ago and struck 152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.60 on the richter scale and a depth of 3.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lääne-Viru County, Estonia?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Lääne-Viru County was a 4.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 33.0 kilometers. It struck 22 km N of Taebla, Estonia or 148 km (92 mi) ↙ SW from the center of Lääne-Viru County, 47 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lääne-Viru County, Estonia?

In 2024, Lääne-Viru County 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 Lääne-Viru County is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Lääne-Viru County has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.08 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Lääne-Viru County is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia

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.