Magnitude 2.5 Earthquake Struck 2 km WSW of Dußlingen, Germany on February 01, 2008 06:09:51

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:34:49

On February 01, 2008 06:09:51 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.5 on the richter scale hit 2 km WSW of Dußlingen, Germany. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 2.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude 9.028° and latitude 48.443°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on February 01, 2008 06:09:51 had a magnitude of 2.5 on the richter scale. Which is considered to be a minor earthquake and is often felt but causes little to no damage.

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 Ofterdingen in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located 2 kilometers or 1 miles ↘ SE of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Dußlingen (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 2 km (1 mi) ↗ NE and Nehren (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 3 km (2 mi) → E of the epicenter.

In total, we found 470 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
2 km (1 mi) ↘ SE Ofterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
2 km (1 mi) ↗ NE Dußlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
3 km (2 mi) → E Nehren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
4 km (2 mi) ↘ SE Mössingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
5 km (3 mi) ↗ NE Gomaringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) ← W Rottenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) ↓ S Bodelshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (5 mi) ↑ N Tübingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
10 km (6 mi) ↙ SW Hirrlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (6 mi) ↑ N Kusterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (6 mi) ↓ S Hechingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Wannweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Rangendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↘ SE Jungingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Kirchentellinsfurt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Reutlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Pfullingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Sickenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ← W Bondorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Bisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) → E Unterhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Grosselfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Eningen unter Achalm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Pliezhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Burladingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Haigerloch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (11 mi) ↑ N Dettenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Weil im Schönbuch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Hildrizhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Herrenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) → E Trochtelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Altdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Metzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Altenriet Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ← W Mötzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Holzgerlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Bempflingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Nufringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Schlaitdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↑ N Neckartenzlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↓ S Balingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ← W Unterjettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Bitz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Riederich Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ← W Oberjettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Sankt Johann Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Waldenbuch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Geislingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Gärtringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Ehningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Empfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ← W Horb am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (14 mi) ↑ N Schönaich Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Mühlheim am Bach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Dettingen an der Erms Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Steinenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Gammertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Neckartailfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ← W Nagold Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Albstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Böblingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Großbettlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Kohlberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ← W Rohrdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Deckenpfronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) → E Gomadingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Aidlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Bad Urach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↑ N Filderstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Sindelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Rosenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ← W Wildberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Neuffen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Hülben Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Hettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Frickenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Meßstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ← W Haiterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Wolfschlugen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Vöhringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Straßberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Winterlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Leinfelden-Echterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Dormettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ← W Ebhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Dotternhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Sulz am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Nürtingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) → E Pfronstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Beuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Gechingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Grafenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Veringenstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N Neuhausen auf den Fildern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Erkenbrechtsweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Magstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↓ S Obernheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Oberboihingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ← W Egenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Grabenstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Unterensingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Owen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ← W Neubulach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Ostelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Deilingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) → E Münsingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↑ N Ostfildern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ← W Schopfloch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↑ N Denkendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ← W Pfalzgrafenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Weil der Stadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ← W Altensteig Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Lenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Althengstett Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Stetten am Kalten Markt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Renningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Dettingen unter Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Calw Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Wendlingen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Köngen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Bad Teinach-Zavelstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S Wehingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Simmozheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) → E Altes Lager Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Oberndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Kirchheim unter Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S Schwenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Epfendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Dietingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ← W Glatten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) → E Hayingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Bissingen an der Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↑ N Esslingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Gerlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Leonberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↓ S Gosheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) → E Zwiefalten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↓ S Bubsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Deizisau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Wernau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ← W Dornstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Dornhan Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↓ S Wellendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Notzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Altbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) → E Mehrstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (24 mi) ← W Neuweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (24 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart-Ost Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Plochingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Feuerbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Oberreichenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Rutesheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Langenenslingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Holzmaden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Böttingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Bingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Villingendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Bad Liebenzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Neidlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Bösingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Weilheim an der Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ← W Simmersfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Heimsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Loßburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Inzigkofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Rottweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Ditzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Frittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Sigmaringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Denkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Ohmden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Korntal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Reichenbach an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Neuhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Schlierbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Kolbingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Leibertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Fellbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Westerheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Zimmern ob Rottweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Aichelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Tiefenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Wiesensteig Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Weissach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Aldingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Scheer Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Baltmannsweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Sigmaringendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Friolzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Seedorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) → E Tübingen Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) → E Riedlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S Spaichingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Mühlhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Dunningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S Dürbheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Zell unter Aichelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) → E Obermarchtal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Fridingen an der Donau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Schömberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ← W Enzklösterle Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) → E Unlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Hemmingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Weinstadt-Endersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Ebersbach an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Wimsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Kornwestheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Hattenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Laichingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Boll Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↑ N Schwieberdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ↓ S Deißlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Eberdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Unterreichenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Albershausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Ennetach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Gruibingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ↑ N Waiblingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Neufra Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Mönsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ← W Bad Wildbad Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Wurmberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (31 mi) ↑ N Möglingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Mengen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Dürnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Trossingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Wiernsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Uhingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Gammelshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Niedereschach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Ertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Meßkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Korb Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Krauchenwies Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↓ S Rietheim-Weilheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Markgröningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Asperg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Ludwigsburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↑ N Winterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Heiningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) → E Munderkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Höfen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Engelsbrand Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Herbertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) → E Schelklingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) → E Dürmentingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) → E Allmendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Dauchingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Seitingen-Oberflacht Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Wurmlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Bad Ditzenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Eschenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Oberriexingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Tuttlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Schwaikheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Tamm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Deggingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) → E Uttenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↑ N Schorndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Pforzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Neuenbürg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Merklingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) → E Ehingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) → E Rottenacker Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Berghülen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Göppingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Winnenden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Rechberghausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) → E Blaubeuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Birkenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↘ SE Sauldorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Niefern-Öschelbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Vaihingen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Dobel Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Adelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Tuningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) → E Dettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Schlat Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Freiberg am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Eutingen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) → E Oberstadion Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Leutenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↑ N Bietigheim-Bissingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Börtlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↓ S Emmingen-Liptingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Plüderhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Sachsenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Marbach am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (36 mi) ↓ S Villingen-Schwenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Eislingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Wald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Nellingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Urbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Mühlacker Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Affalterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Birenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Illingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Rot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Mühlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Sersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Erdmannhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Saulgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Pleidelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Benningen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Ispringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Kieselbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↓ S Bad Dürrheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Pfullendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Süßen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Salach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Bad Überkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Burgstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Wäschenbeuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) → E Öpfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Gingen an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Kirchberg an der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) → E Attenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Kuchen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Allmersbach im Tal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Ötisheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Immendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Ostrach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) → E Bad Buchau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Steinheim am der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Rudersberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) → E Oberdischingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Ölbronn-Dürrn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Mittelschöntal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Hessigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Besigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Lorch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Geislingen an der Steige Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Löchgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Ottenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Eisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Mundelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Freudental Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Donzdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Backnang Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↓ S Geisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Erligheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↑ N Walheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Maulbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↑ N Aspach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Großbottwar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Gemmrigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Welzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Eigeltingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Stockach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Königsbach-Stein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Althütte Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Bönnigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) → E Mittelbiberach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) → E Warthausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Orsingen-Nenzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Cleebronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Altshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Knittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N Kirchheim am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Karlsruhe Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Donaueschingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↗ NE Alfdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Ebersbach-Musbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↑ N Oppenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Bad Schussenried Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Herdwangen-Schönach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Waldstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Zaberfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Sternenfels Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Aach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Oberstenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Engen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↑ N Neckarwestheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) → E Biberach an der Riß Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Bodman-Ludwigshafen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Illmensee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Beilstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Ilsfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Pfaffenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Güglingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Schwäbisch Gmünd Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Wilhelmsdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Volkertshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Hüfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Bretten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Ebenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Kaisersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) → E Ingoldingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Lauffen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Brackenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Wössingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Mutlangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Aulendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Sulzbach an der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Bräunlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Kürnbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Oberderdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Murrhardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (44 mi) ↑ N Abstatt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) → E Ummendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) → E Hochdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Spraitbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Heiligenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Durlangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Frickingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (44 mi) ↑ N Talheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Spiegelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Gondelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Jöhlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Untergruppenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Sulzfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Flein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Wolpertswende Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Tengen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Täferrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↑ N Nordheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↑ N Gschwend Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Ruppertshofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Fronreute Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Zaisenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Blumberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Großerlach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) → E Eberhardzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (47 mi) ↑ N Löwenstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Weingarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Wüstenrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Eppingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Fichtenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Heilbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Schwaigern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (49 mi) ↑ N Oberrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Leingarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Lehrensteinsfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Bad Waldsee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Gemmingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N Mainhardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N Massenbachhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N Ellhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Kraichtal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Baindt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↑ N Weinsberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Gaildorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Bruchsal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Baienfurt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Ittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Erlenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Eberstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Bergatreute Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Neckarsulm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Kirchardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N Regierungsbezirk Stuttgart Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Karlsdorf-Neuthard Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Ubstadt-Weiher Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↖ NW Forst Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N Untereisesheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Michelfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Bretzfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↑ N Michelbach an der Bilz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↑ N Pfedelbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Wolfegg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Graben-Neudorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Schwäbisch Hall Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↖ NW Hambrücken Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↑ N Öhringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Neuenstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Waldenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↑ N Untermünkheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
100 km (62 mi) ↑ N Braunsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 29 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
8 km (5 mi) ↑ N BHKW Obere Viehweide Gas 13.4 MW
12 km (8 mi) ↗ NE BHKW-Hauffstraße Gas 9.8 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Pumpspeicherkraftwerk Glems Hydro 90.0 MW
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Dettingen Hydro 11.0 MW
27 km (16 mi) ↑ N Restmüllheizkraftwerk Böblingen Waste 9.5 MW
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Heizkraftwerk Sindelfingen Gas 95.0 MW
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N HKW Pfaffenwald Gas 36.0 MW
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk Altbach/Deizisau (Natural Gas) Gas 65.0 MW
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Altbach power station Coal 769.0 MW
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk Stuttgart-Gaisburg Coal 22.6 MW
43 km (27 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart-Muenster Coal 159.9 MW
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Restmüll-Heizkraftwerk Stuttgart-Münster (Waste) Waste 19.5 MW
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Dürbheim Solar 5.1 MW
45 km (28 mi) → E Schelklingen Solar Power Plant Solar 4.9 MW
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Me�kirch Solar Power Plant Solar 1.0 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE EEW Göppingen Waste 11.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Pforzheim power station Coal 26.9 MW
55 km (34 mi) → E Werkskraftwerk Sappi Ehingen Biomass 21.2 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Heizkraftwerk Pforzheim GmbH Biomass 12.3 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↓ S Bad D�rrheim Solar Power Plant Solar 1.6 MW
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Walheim power station Coal 267.0 MW
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Kraftwerk Walheim Oil 136.0 MW
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N NECKARWESTHEIM-2 Nuclear 1400.0 MW
67 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Boms Solar 4.5 MW
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Mooshof Solar Power Plant Solar 4.7 MW
78 km (49 mi) ↑ N Biomass Generator #9 Biomass 18.8 MW
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Stutensee Solar Power Plant Solar 1.2 MW
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Heilbronn power station Coal 778.0 MW
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Neckarsulm - Audi Solar Power Plant Solar 1.9 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 8 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 2.5 earthquake that struck 2 km WSW of Dußlingen, Germany on February 01, 2008 06:09:51. These types were Oil power plants, Biomass power plants, Coal power plants, Nuclear power plants, Solar power plants, Gas power plants, Waste power plants, Hydro 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.

Hydropower

Hydropower plants are generally considered as safe in many aspects, but when it comes to severe earthquakes they pose a substantial risk that can manifest in the form of dam faliours, landslides and grave impacts on surrounding ecosystems.

Dam Failure

The most significant risk is the potential failure of the dam that holds the water reservoir. Severe ground shaking can damage or breach the dam, leading to downstream flooding and as a result endangering people and wildlife living downstream. Such an event can also have severe impact on key infrastructure that cascades through society.

Landslides

Earthquakes can trigger landslides in the areas surrounding hydropower plants, potentially damaging infrastructure and causing harm to nearby communities.

Damage to Aquatic Ecosystems

Both landslide and dam failures can have a severe impact on upstream and downstream aquatic wildlife, ecosystem and groundwater, resulting in longterm risks for people and industires living and operating in areas near the water supply.

To mitigate these risks, engineering and construction standards for hydropower plants often include earthquake-resistant designs. These designs incorporate measures such as flexible foundations, strengthened dam structures, and advanced monitoring systems to detect early signs of stress. Additionally, emergency plans and evacuation procedures should be in place to protect personnel and downstream communities in the event of a severe earthquake.

Nuclean Power

Nuclear power plant bear an inherent risk during earthquake events, as we all witnessed on 11 of Mars 2011 in Fukushima. However, According to the World Nuclear Association, nuclear facilities are designed to witstand earthquakes.

"Nuclear facilities are designed so that earthquakes and other external events will not jeopardise the safety of the plant. In France for instance, nuclear plants are designed to withstand an earthquake twice as strong as the 1000-year event calculated for each site. It is estimated that, worldwide, 20% of nuclear reactors are operating in areas of significant seismic activity. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has a Safety Guide on Seismic Risks for Nuclear Power Plants. Various systems are used in planning, including Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment (PSHA), which is recommended by IAEA and widely accepted."

"Peak ground acceleration (PGA) or design basis earthquake ground motion (DBGM) is measured in Galileo units – Gal (cm/sec2) or g – the force of gravity, one g being 980 Gal. PGA has long been considered an unsatisfactory indicator of damage to structures, and some seismologists are proposing to replace it with cumulative average velocity (CAV) as a more useful metric than ground acceleration since it brings in displacement and duration and "operators are able to determine the absence of potential damages with high confidence" according to the IAEA."

"The logarithmic Richter magnitude scale (or more precisely the Moment Magnitude Scale more generally used today*) measures the overall energy released in an earthquake, and there is not always a good correlation between that and intensity (ground motion) in a particular place. Japan has a seismic intensity scale in shindo units 0 to 7, with weak/strong divisions at levels 5 and 6, hence ten levels. This describes the surface intensity at particular places, rather than the magnitude of the earthquake itself."

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.

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 2.5 Earthquake Struck 2 km WSW of Dußlingen, Germany on February 01, 2008 06:09:51
Date and Time
2008-02-01 06:09:51 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.5 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
2.0 km
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