Magnitude 0.9 Earthquake Struck 1 km N of Mohlsdorf, Germany on July 27, 2000 01:01:31

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:10:40

On July 27, 2000 01:01:31 an earthquake with magnitude of 0.9 on the richter scale hit 1 km N of Mohlsdorf, Germany. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 10.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude 12.266° and latitude 50.679°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on July 27, 2000 01:01:31 had a magnitude of 0.9 on the richter scale.

Shallow earthquakes are considered between 0 and 70 km deep, while intermediate earthquakes range from 70 - 300 km deep and deep earthquakes are between 300 - 700 km deep.

Are shallow earthquakes more destructive?

Shallow quakes generally tend to be more damaging than deeper quakes. Seismic waves from deep quakes have to travel farther to the surface, losing energy along the way.

Nearby Cities and Towns

The nearest significant population center is Mohlsdorf in Thuringia, Germany, located 1 kilometers or 0 miles ↓ S of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Teichwolframsdorf (Thuringia, Germany) located 4 km (3 mi) ↖ NW and Greiz (Thuringia, Germany) located 5 km (3 mi) ↙ SW of the epicenter.

In total, we found 375 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
1 km (0 mi) ↓ S Mohlsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
4 km (3 mi) ↖ NW Teichwolframsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
5 km (3 mi) ↙ SW Greiz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) → E Neumark Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (3 mi) ↗ NE Fraureuth Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
8 km (5 mi) ↗ NE Leubnitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (6 mi) ↗ NE Werdau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (5 mi) ↑ N Langenbernsdorf Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
10 km (6 mi) ↖ NW Seelingstädt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
10 km (6 mi) ↖ NW Berga Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Lichtentanne Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Langenwetzendorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Hartmannsdorf Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Weißenborn Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ← W Hohenleuben Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↗ NE Zwickau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) ↖ NW Wünschendorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (11 mi) ← W Weida Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) → E Wilkau-Haßlau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) ← W Triebes Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) ↑ N Crimmitschau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Nöbdenitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Reinsdorf Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Zeulenroda Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Dennheritz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Ronneburg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Ponitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Mülsen Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Meerane Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Löbichau Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) → E Wildenfels Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ↑ N Schmölln Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Gera Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Glauchau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (16 mi) ← W Auma Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Großenstein Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Pfaffroda Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Schönberg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Gößnitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Lichtenstein Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Sankt Egidien Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Altkirchen Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Remse Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Brahmenau Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ← W Triptis Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ← W Münchenbernsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Saara Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Oberwiera Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Pölzig Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Waldenburg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Kraftsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Sankt Gangloff Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Callenberg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Bad Köstritz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Kayna Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Altenburg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Tautenhain Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Nobitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ← W Hermsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ← W Neustadt an der Orla Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Kriebitzsch Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Weißenborn Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ← W Bad Klosterlausnitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Rositz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Wetterzeube Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Meuselwitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (24 mi) ↑ N Windischleuba Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Eisenberg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Wintersdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Zeitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ← W Stadtroda Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ← W Oppurg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Kretzschau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Droyßig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Theißen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Frohburg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ← W Bürgel Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Lucka Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ← W Pößneck Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Regis-Breitingen Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ← W Langenorla Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Ranis Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Deutzen Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Deuben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (31 mi) ← W Kahla Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ← W Rothenstein Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Schkölen Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Osterfeld Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ← W Krölpa Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ← W Herschdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Teuchern Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Lobstädt Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Elstertrebnitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Frauenprießnitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Borna Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Groitzsch Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Neukieritzsch Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ← W Orlamünde Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Pegau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Stößen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Könitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Nessa Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Hohenmölsen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ← W Jena Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Goßwitz Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Kitzscher Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Kamsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Prittitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Camburg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ← W Bucha Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Bad Lausick Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Muschwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Espenhain Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Böhlen Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Granschütz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Rötha Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Unterwellenborn Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ← W Lehesten Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Langendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Kitzen Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Zwenkau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Naumburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Weißenfels Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Leißling Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Schönburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (39 mi) ↑ N Otterwisch Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (39 mi) ← W Magdala Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Saalfeld Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Bad Kösen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Uichteritz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Burgwerben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Goseck Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Bad Sulza Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Lützen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Belgershain Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ← W Apolda Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ← W Rudolstadt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Großkorbetha Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Markkleeberg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Reichardtswerben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ← W Niederroßla Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N Großpösna Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ← W Blankenhain Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ← W Mellingen Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Tollwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Freyburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (42 mi) ← W Schwarza Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ← W Oßmanstedt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Markranstädt Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ← W Bad Blankenburg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Eckartsberga Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Bad Dürrenberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Großlehna Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Naunhof Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Spergau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Großkayna Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ← W Goldbach Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Kötzschau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ← W Kromsdorf Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Braunsbedra Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Leuna Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Leipzig Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Laucha Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ← W Weimar Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ← W Bad Berka Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Beuna Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Günthersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Frankleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Krumpa Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Bad Bibra Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Mücheln Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Geusa Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Brandis Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Borsdorf Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Zöschen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Wallendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ← W Nohra Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ← W Buttstädt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Merseburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Karsdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ← W Buttelstedt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Ermlitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Taucha Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Schkeuditz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ← W Rastenberg Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Machern Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Raßnitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Lochau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Döllnitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Langeneichstädt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Großkugel Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Schkopau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Bad Lauchstädt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Nebra Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Gröbers Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Rackwitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N Jesewitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Dieskau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Schafstädt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Barnstädt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Wiedemar Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Zwochau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Dölbau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↑ N Krostitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Wiehe Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Holleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Queis Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↑ N Zschortau Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Querfurt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ← W Großmonra Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Obhausen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Roßleben Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Eilenburg Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Angersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Zscherben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Teutschenthal Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Reußen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Halle (Saale) Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↖ NW Halle Neustadt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Döbernitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Stedten Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Landsberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Braschwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Bennstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Hohenthurm Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N Zschepplin Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Wansleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N Delitzsch Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Schraplau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Langenbogen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Röblingen am See Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Lieskau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Farnstädt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Brehna Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Niemberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Zappendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Sennewitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Oppin Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Höhnstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Gutenberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Erdeborn Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
99 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Salzmünde Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
99 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Roitzsch Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
99 km (61 mi) ↑ N Laußig Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Teicha Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Osterhausen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Schochwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Allstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Löbnitz Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N Holzweißig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Artern Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Wallwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Trebitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Voigtstedt Thuringia 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Zscherndorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Bad Düben Saxony 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Ramsin Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Pouch Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Beesenstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Wolferode Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N Bitterfeld-Wolfen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Hedersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Wettin Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Nauendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Sandersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Edersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Eisleben Lutherstadt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Zörbig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (67 mi) ↑ N Friedersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Wimmelburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (66 mi) ↑ N Greppin Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Oberröblingen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Löberitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Thalheim Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (68 mi) ↑ N Schlaitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Radegast Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Blankenheim Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Hergisdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↑ N Wolfen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↖ NW Löbejün Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Volkstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Riestedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Helbra Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Polleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↑ N Muldenstein Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↑ N Jeßnitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Görzig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Weißandt-Gölzau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Ahlsdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↖ NW Sangerhausen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (69 mi) ↑ N Bobbau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Benndorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Klostermansfeld Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
114 km (71 mi) ↑ N Raguhn Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Gröbzig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Siersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Gerbstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Edderitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW Könnern Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
115 km (71 mi) ↑ N Zschornewitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Mansfeld Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (72 mi) ↖ NW Großörner Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (72 mi) ↑ N Möhlau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (73 mi) ↑ N Gräfenhainichen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Belleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Quellendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW Hettstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
120 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Alsleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
120 km (74 mi) ↑ N Radis Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Wiederstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Wippra Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Köthen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Sandersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Beesenlaublingen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
123 km (76 mi) ↖ NW Peißen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
124 km (77 mi) ↑ N Oranienbaum Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
124 km (77 mi) ↑ N Kemberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
125 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Plötzkau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
125 km (77 mi) ↖ NW Osternienburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
125 km (77 mi) ↖ NW Baalberge Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
125 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Osternienburger Land Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
126 km (78 mi) ↑ N Bergwitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
127 km (79 mi) ↖ NW Mehringen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
128 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Dessau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
128 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Wulfen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Bernburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
129 km (80 mi) ↑ N Wörlitz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
130 km (80 mi) ↑ N Vockerode Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
130 km (81 mi) ↖ NW Giersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
131 km (81 mi) ↖ NW Ilberstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
131 km (81 mi) ↖ NW Aken Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
131 km (82 mi) ↑ N Pratau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
132 km (82 mi) ↖ NW Aschersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
132 km (82 mi) ↖ NW Güsten Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
133 km (82 mi) ↖ NW Nienburg/Saale Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Coswig Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Wittenberg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Piesteritz Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↖ NW Roßlau Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Klieken Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Apollensdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
135 km (84 mi) ↖ NW Rodleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
135 km (84 mi) ↖ NW Neundorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
137 km (85 mi) ↑ N Teuchel Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
138 km (86 mi) ↑ N Dobien Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
138 km (86 mi) ↖ NW Frose Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
138 km (86 mi) ↖ NW Staßfurt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
139 km (86 mi) ↖ NW Hecklingen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
139 km (86 mi) ↖ NW Hoym Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW Groß Rosenburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW Brumby Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW Calbe Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW Nachterstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
141 km (87 mi) ↑ N Nudersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
142 km (88 mi) ↖ NW Förderstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
142 km (88 mi) ↖ NW Glöthe Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
143 km (89 mi) ↖ NW Zerbst Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
144 km (89 mi) ↖ NW Gatersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW Groß Börnecke Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW Atzendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW Barby Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
146 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Schneidlingen Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
146 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Eickendorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
146 km (90 mi) ↖ NW Cochstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
148 km (92 mi) ↖ NW Unseburg Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
149 km (92 mi) ↖ NW Eggersdorf Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
149 km (92 mi) ↖ NW Borne Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
150 km (93 mi) ↖ NW Biere Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
151 km (94 mi) ↖ NW Wolmirsleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW Egeln Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
153 km (95 mi) ↖ NW Schönebeck Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
153 km (95 mi) ↖ NW Welsleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
155 km (96 mi) ↖ NW Westeregeln Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
155 km (96 mi) ↖ NW Kroppenstedt Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany
160 km (99 mi) ↖ NW Hadmersleben Saxony-Anhalt 🇩🇪 Germany

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 142 utility-scale power plants in the vecinity of the earthquakes epicenter. Ranging form closest to furtherst, one of these is a neaclear power plant.

Distance Direction Power Plant Type Capacity
9 km (5 mi) ↗ NE Werdau Solar Power Plant Solar 1.7 MW
18 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Ronneburg - Juwi Solar Power Plant Solar 19.9 MW
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Ronneburg I Solar 4.5 MW
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Ronneburg N Solar 9.5 MW
22 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Beerwalde Solar 5.2 MW
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Heizkraftwerk Gera-Nord Gas 148.0 MW
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Pölzig Solar 5.7 MW
32 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Rüdersdorf TH Solar 7.6 MW
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Rositz A1 Solar 10.0 MW
37 km (23 mi) ↑ N Altenburg Kieswerk Solar Power Plant Solar 4.4 MW
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Altenburg Flugplatz Solar Power Plant Solar 12.1 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW EZ1 Coal 18.5 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Coal Plant #1 Coal 17.5 MW
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Serbitz Solar 5.2 MW
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Borna Solar 8.5 MW
49 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Deuben power station Coal 86.0 MW
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Borna Solar Power Plant Solar 3.5 MW
53 km (33 mi) ← W HKW Jena Gas 182.0 MW
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Nessa Solar Power Plant Solar 1.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Waehlitz power station Coal 31.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Heinersdorf Solar Power Plant Solar 7.1 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Braunkohlekraftwerk Lippendorf Coal 875.0 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Lippendorf power station Coal 875.0 MW
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW SITA Abfallverwertung GmbH Waste 25.4 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↑ N Espenhain Solar Power Plant Solar 5.0 MW
60 km (37 mi) ← W Eckolst�dt Solar Power Plant Solar 8.5 MW
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Fränkenau Solar 5.9 MW
65 km (41 mi) ← W HKW Schwarza Gas 26.5 MW
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Weißenfels Solar 7.6 MW
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Tagewerben II Solar 10.7 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Markranst�dt Solar Power Plant Solar 4.1 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW TREA Leuna Waste 32.6 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Spitzenlastkraftwerk Großkayna Oil 120.0 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Raffineriekraftwerk Oil 92.5 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW ILK-GuD Gas 135.7 MW
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW GuD Leuna Gas 52.0 MW
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Beuna A Solar 8.0 MW
73 km (45 mi) ← W Weimar - Hydrema Solar Power Plant Solar 1.0 MW
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW D�lzig Solar Power Plant Solar 3.9 MW
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk Leipzig-Nord Gas 167.0 MW
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Zweimen Solar Power Plant Solar 4.0 MW
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Geusa Solar Power Plant Solar 5.9 MW
76 km (47 mi) ← W Nohra A Solar 5.5 MW
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Althen Solar Power Plant Solar 7.3 MW
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Waldpolenz extn Solar 12.3 MW
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Panitzsch Solar Power Plant Solar 7.5 MW
77 km (47 mi) ↑ N Waldpolenz Solar Power Plant Solar 45.0 MW
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Ermlitz-Schkopau Solar 8.5 MW
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Breitenfeld I Solar 6.3 MW
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Taucha Solar Power Plant Solar 5.3 MW
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Lochau Solar Power Plant Solar 3.3 MW
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Ra�nitz Solar Power Plant Solar 7.1 MW
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Schkopau power station Coal 900.0 MW
83 km (52 mi) ↑ N Rackwitz Solar Power Plant Solar 4.2 MW
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Halle-Dieskau Solar 3.5 MW
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Glesien Solar Power Plant Solar 4.2 MW
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Wiesenena Solar Power Plant Solar 5.2 MW
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Nemsdorf Solar Power Plant Solar 4.8 MW
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Kabelsketal Solar 4.5 MW
86 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Zwochau Solar Power Plant Solar 3.8 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↖ NW Halle Messe Solar 4.1 MW
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Kombikraftwerk Gas 46.6 MW
90 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Sietzsch E Solar 9.5 MW
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Sietzsch Solar Power Plant Solar 10.0 MW
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW HKW Halle Trotha Gas 254.0 MW
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Solarpark Stedten Solar 28.34412 MW
92 km (57 mi) ↑ N Delitzsch Solar Power Plant Solar 32.1 MW
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Delitzsch - Ziehwerk Solar Power Plant Solar 1.8 MW
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Delitzsch - Fabrikstra�e Solar Power Plant Solar 2.7 MW
93 km (57 mi) ↑ N Biomass Generator #17 Biomass 40.0 MW
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Teutschenthal Solar Power Plant Solar 7.1 MW
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Solarpark Amsdorf Solar 28.344 MW
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Braschwitz Solar Power Plant Solar 8.0 MW
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW Hohenthurm Solar Power Plant Solar 4.3 MW
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW Grubenheizkraftwerk Coal 49.0 MW
96 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Landsberg G1 Solar 6.7 MW
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Sennewitz B Solar 4.5 MW
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Sennewitz A Solar 6.0 MW
97 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Allstedt Solar Power Plant Solar 19.2 MW
98 km (60 mi) ↖ NW Oppin Solar Power Plant Solar 6.9 MW
99 km (61 mi) ↖ NW Rothenschirmbach Solar Power Plant Solar 1.2 MW
99 km (61 mi) ↑ N Roitzsch - Enerparc Solar Power Plant Solar 10.0 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Roitzsch - Capital Stage Solar Power Plant Solar 12.7 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Artern Solar Power Plant Solar 4.9 MW
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW Glebitzsch Solar Power Plant Solar 3.9 MW
102 km (63 mi) ↖ NW Birkenhof Solar 5.2 MW
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW Voigstedt Solar Power Plant Solar 3.7 MW
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Alte Kaserne Solar 10.0 MW
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N Zscherndorf Solar 8.5 MW
104 km (64 mi) ↑ N Bitterfeld Microtech Solar 5.4 MW
104 km (64 mi) ↑ N Bitterfeld-Wolfen - GP Joule Solar Power Plant Solar 3.0 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N GuD Bitterfeld Gas 106.0 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW Edersleben A Solar 10.0 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↑ N PD energy GmbH Waste 9.9 MW
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Lettewitz Solar Power Plant Solar 13.3 MW
106 km (66 mi) ↑ N Greppin Solar 8.0 MW
106 km (66 mi) ↖ NW R�dgen Solar Power Plant Solar 7.0 MW
107 km (67 mi) ↖ NW M�sthinsdorf Solar Power Plant Solar 5.1 MW
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Krughütte Solar 29.1 MW
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Oberr�blingen Solar Power Plant Solar 8.1 MW
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW Spitzenlastkraftwerk Wolfen Gas 40.0 MW
109 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Bitterfeld-Wolfen F1 Solar 9.6 MW
109 km (67 mi) ↑ N Muldenstein Solar 11.2 MW
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Sangerhausen Solar Power Plant Solar 1.0 MW
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW Helbra Solar 11.5 MW
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW Apfelborn Solar Power Plant Solar 2.0 MW
115 km (71 mi) ↑ N Golpa Solar 6.0 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW K�then Solar Power Plant Solar 45.0 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↑ N Gräfenhainichen I Solar 6.0 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Köthen XI Solar 7.0 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Köthen Flugplatz Solar 14.8 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Köthen Enerparc Solar 4.9 MW
117 km (72 mi) ↑ N Gräfenhainichen II Solar 8.0 MW
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Köthen VI-IX Solar 17.1 MW
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW P&L Werk Könnern Coal 20.3 MW
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW Großörner Solar 7.0 MW
121 km (75 mi) ↖ NW Walbeck Solar Power Plant Solar 2.5 MW
125 km (78 mi) ↑ N Oranienbaum Solar 8.2 MW
126 km (78 mi) ↖ NW Chörau A Solar 4.0 MW
127 km (79 mi) ↖ NW Dessau power station Coal 49.0 MW
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Wulfen Solar Power Plant Solar 2.7 MW
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Dampfturbinenanlage der EBS-Kessel Waste 35.0 MW
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Bernburg A Solar 6.0 MW
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW ILK-EKT Other 14.0 MW
129 km (80 mi) ↖ NW Industriekraftwerk Bernburg (IKB) Gas 66.0 MW
130 km (81 mi) ↖ NW Bernburg Solar Power Plant Solar 10.0 MW
130 km (80 mi) ↑ N Vockerode Solar Power Plant Solar 9.6 MW
134 km (83 mi) ↑ N Biomasseheizkraftwerk Piesteritz Biomass 18.1 MW
135 km (84 mi) ↑ N Coswig Solar 4.0 MW
136 km (85 mi) ↖ NW Hohenerxleben Solar Power Plant Solar 1.3 MW
139 km (86 mi) ↖ NW Sta�furt 1 Solar Power Plant Solar 5.0 MW
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW REMONDIS Thermische Abfallverwertung GmbH Waste 24.0 MW
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW Sta�furt 2 Solar Power Plant Solar 2.5 MW
140 km (87 mi) ↖ NW GuD-Ikw Staßfurt Gas 132.0 MW
141 km (88 mi) ↖ NW Biomass Generator #16 Biomass 10.2 MW
142 km (88 mi) ↖ NW Calbe 2 Solar Power Plant Solar 4.3 MW
146 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Zerbst Solar Power Plant Solar 12.0 MW
147 km (91 mi) ↖ NW KWK-Anlage Barby Gas 18.0 MW
147 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Zerbst III-V Solar 24.9 MW
147 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Zerbst Solar 37.8 MW
147 km (91 mi) ↖ NW Zerbst I Solar 9.0 MW
149 km (92 mi) ↖ NW Windparks Biere und Borne Wind 94.5 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 8 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 0.9 earthquake that struck 1 km N of Mohlsdorf, Germany on July 27, 2000 01:01:31. These types were Oil power plants, Biomass power plants, Coal power plants, Other power plants, Solar power plants, Waste power plants, Wind power plants, Gas power plants, below you find information how each type of power plant can pose a risk to you as a person or the ecosytem around you.

None of this information should be used as guidence in an event of an emergency, but rather as additional references to information provided by national, state and local authorities.

Gas Power

Gas power plants can pose significant risks to people and the environment in their vicinity during earthquakes.

Gas Leaks and Fires

Gas power plants rely on natural gas, which can leak from pipelines and equipment when damaged by seismic activity. These leaks can lead to fires and explosions, endangering people in the plant's vicinity.

Impact on Air Quality

Gas power plants emit pollutants, and fires caused by gas leaks during an earthquake can release harmful substances into the air. This can pose health risks to nearby residents.

Environmental Impact

Gas leaks can also harm the local environment, potentially contaminating soil and water sources.

To mitigate these risks, most modern gas power plants have robust safety measures in place, including gas leak detection systems, emergency response plans, and communication protocols to alert nearby communities in case of an incident. Additionally, local authorities should conduct risk assessments and ensure that emergency services are well-prepared to respond to potential hazards posed by gas power plants during earthquakes.

Solar Power

Solar power plants generally pose fewer risks compared to conventional power plants that use fossil fuels or nuclear energy. However, they are not without their own set of potential risks and challenges. Below you can find some of the risks associated with solar power plants in an event of a severe earthquake.

Environmental Impact

The production of solar panels involves the use of various materials, including rare metals and chemicals. Severe earthquakes could potentially introduce these into the ecosystems of their location.

Fire Risk

Although the solar panels themselves are not typically a fire hazard, electrical components like inverters and batterises that store the electricity can pose a risk. Electrical malfunctions or faults can lead to fires, especially in poorly maintained systems in an event of a severe earthquake, and thus pose a longterm risk for the local ecosystem.

Overall, the mitigation of risks associated with utility-scale solar power plants involves a combination of technological advancements, sustainable practices, regulatory adherence, and ongoing monitoring and maintenance.

Wind Power

In the event of a severe earthquake, wind power plants typically pose lower risks to people and ecosystems compared to some other types of power generation, such as nuclear or fossil fuel power plants. Below you'll find potential risks to still consider.

Turbine Collapse

The most significant risk to people is the potential collapse of wind turbine towers during a severe earthquake. If a wind turbine were to collapse, it could cause injury or loss of life to anyone in the vicinity.

Wildlife Impact

Wind turbines can pose a risk to local wildlife. In the event of an earthquake, there could be concerns about the displacement or injury of wildlife in the vicinity of the turbines or wild fires resulting from internal malfunction of turbines.

While wind power plants do have risks associated with earthquakes, they are generally considered to be a lower-risk energy source in terms of environmental and safety concerns when compared to certain other forms of power generation. Proper planning, engineering, and maintenance practices help mitigate these risks and ensure the safe operation of wind power plants during earthquakes.

Oil Power

Oil-fired power plants can pose significant risks to society, people, and ecosystems in the event of a severe earthquake.

Oil Spills & Fires

One of the most immediate dangers is the risk of oil spills and fires. The shaking during an earthquake can rupture storage tanks and pipelines, leading to the release of large quantities of oil. Spilled oil can catch fire, causing explosions and further environmental damage.

Air Quality Polution

Oil fires and releases can result in the release of toxic fumes and particulate matter into the air. This can lead to poor air quality, posing health risks to nearby communities. People exposed to these pollutants may experience respiratory issues and other health problems.

Water Pollution

Spilled oil can contaminate nearby water bodies, including rivers, lakes, and groundwater. This can harm aquatic ecosystems, killing fish and other wildlife, and disrupting the food chain. Drinking water supplies may also be compromised, impacting human health.

Soil Contamination

Oil spills can saturate the soil, making it less fertile and potentially rendering it unusable for agriculture. Soil contamination can persist for years, affecting local food production.

Long-Term Environmental Damage

The environmental damage caused by oil spills and fires can persist long after the earthquake event. Cleanup efforts can be costly and challenging, and ecosystems may take years or even decades to recover fully.

To mitigate these risks, most modern oil-fired power plants follow strict regulations, safety measures, and extensive emergency response plans are in place for oil power plants located in seismically active regions. This includes robust containment systems, automatic shutdown mechanisms, and well-trained response teams.

Biomass Power

Biomass power plants, which generate electricity by burning organic materials like wood, agricultural residues, or waste, can pose certain risks during earthquakes. While biomass power plants are generally considered less hazardous than some other types of power generation facilities, yet there are still potential risks to be aware of.

Fire Risk

One of the primary risks associated with biomass power plants during earthquakes is the potential for fires. The shaking during an earthquake can damage electrical systems, equipment, and fuel storage, which may lead to electrical faults and fires.

Fuel Handling

Earthquakes can disrupt the fuel handling systems in a biomass plant, potentially causing spills or accidents related to the storage and transportation of biomass feedstock.

It's important to note that the specific risks associated with biomass power plants can vary based on factors such as plant size, location, and design. The biomass power industry prioritizes safety and works closely with regulatory authorities to ensure that biomass energy is generated with minimal risk to people and the environment, even in earthquake-prone regions.

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.

Magnitude 0.9 Earthquake Struck 1 km N of Mohlsdorf, Germany on July 27, 2000 01:01:31
Date and Time
2000-07-27 01:01:31 (UTC)
Magnitude
0.9 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
10.0 km
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