Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Struck 0 km ESE of Rheinau, Germany on February 16, 2008 09:48:22

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:34:57

On February 16, 2008 09:48:22 an earthquake with magnitude of 3.2 on the richter scale hit 0 km ESE of Rheinau, Germany. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 10.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude 8.200° and latitude 48.870°. 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 16, 2008 09:48:22 had a magnitude of 3.2 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 Rastatt in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located 1 kilometers or 0 miles ↘ SE of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Steinmauern (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 3 km (2 mi) ↖ NW and Ötigheim (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 3 km (2 mi) ↗ NE of the epicenter.

In total, we found 500 cities in our database that might have been impacted by the earthquake.

Distance Direction City State Country
1 km (0 mi) ↘ SE Rastatt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
3 km (2 mi) ↖ NW Steinmauern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
3 km (2 mi) ↗ NE Ötigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
5 km (3 mi) ↑ N Bietigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (3 mi) → E Muggensturm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) ↓ S Iffezheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (3 mi) ↘ SE Kuppenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) → E Bischweier Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) ← W Seltz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
8 km (5 mi) ↑ N Durmersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (5 mi) ↑ N Au am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (6 mi) ↓ S Hügelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Lauterbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
11 km (7 mi) ↓ S Sinzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↘ SE Baden-Baden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Roeschwoog Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
12 km (7 mi) ↑ N Berg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) → E Gaggenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Rheinstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↑ N Neuburg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↘ SE Gernsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↓ S Ottenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↑ N Hagenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ← W Hatten Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
17 km (10 mi) ↙ SW Sessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
17 km (10 mi) → E Loffenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Soufflenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
17 km (10 mi) ↗ NE Ettlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↓ S Schwarzach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (11 mi) → E Bad Herrenalb Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↓ S Bühl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↙ SW Greffern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↘ SE Weisenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Wörth am Rhein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↓ S Bühlertal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↙ SW Drusenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Lichtenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Karlsruhe Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Schirrhein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
22 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Freckenfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Minfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↓ S Zell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ← W Betschdorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Forbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Steinfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Ottersweier Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Kandel Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Kapsweyer Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ← W Soultz-sous-Forêts Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
24 km (15 mi) ↓ S Lauf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Jockgrim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↓ S Sasbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Oberhoffen-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
26 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Herrlisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
26 km (16 mi) ← W Surbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Wissembourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Winden Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↑ N Hatzenbühl Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Schweigen-Rechtenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Oberotterbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Bischwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Steinweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Kaltenhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Rheinzabern Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Achern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Sasbachwalden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Neupotz Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Biberach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Bad Bergzabern Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Rheinau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Leimersheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Billigheim-Ingenheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ← W Walbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Dörrenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Haguenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Gambsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Rohrbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Gries Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Kappelrodeck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ← W Durrenbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Kuhardt Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Insheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Klingenmünster Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N Linkenheim-Hochstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Gœrsdorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
32 km (20 mi) ↓ S Seebach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N Rülzheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Weitbruch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (20 mi) ← W Lembach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (21 mi) ← W Eschbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Weyersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW Kilstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Renchen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Schweighouse-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ← W Woerth Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Hördt Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↙ SW La Wantzenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
35 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Niederschaeffolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
35 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Hœrdt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
35 km (22 mi) ↓ S Haslach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↑ N Ottersheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↑ N Knittelsheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Ohlungen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Offenbach an der Queich Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Bellheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Ilbesheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Gossersweiler-Stein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Geudertheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Landau in der Pfalz Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Mertzwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
38 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Brumath Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
38 km (23 mi) ← W Bundenthal Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↓ S Oberkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ← W Reichshoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Siebeldingen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ← W Gundershoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
39 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Busenberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Wernersberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Annweiler am Trifels Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (24 mi) ← W Bruchweiler-Bärenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Reichstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
40 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Dauendorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (25 mi) ← W Niederbronn-les-Bains Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Uberach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (26 mi) ← W Gumbrechtshoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Willstätt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Eckwersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Erfweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Souffelweyersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Vendenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Baiersbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Mommenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Hœnheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (26 mi) ↓ S Kehl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Mundolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Pfaffenhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Hauenstein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ← W Fischbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Dahn Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Bischheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ↓ S Durbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Schiltigheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Lautenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ← W Oberbronn Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Wingersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Oppenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Wilgartswiesen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Lampertheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Niederhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Berstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Schwindratzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Pfulgriesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Strasbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Griesheim-sur-Souffel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Mittelhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↘ SE Freudenstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Hochfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Oberhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Dingsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Offenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Obermodern-Zutzendorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Bad Peterstal-Griesbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Hinterweidenthal Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Truchtersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
49 km (30 mi) ↓ S Ortenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Eckbolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
50 km (31 mi) ↓ S Ohlsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Offenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Wolfisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
51 km (31 mi) ↓ S Ostwald Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Illkirch-Graffenstaden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Oberschaeffolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Lingolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ← W Ingwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Bouxwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Bas-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ← W Lemberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Schutterwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Nordrach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Schnersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ← W Ruppertsweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Achenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Ittenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (33 mi) ← W Eppenbrunn Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (32 mi) ↖ NW Münchweiler an der Rodalbe Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Berghaupten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Gengenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Holtzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Furdenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Breuschwickersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Entzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Oberharmersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Dettwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Hangenbieten Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Eschau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ← W Pirmasens Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ← W Trulben Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Geispolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Plobsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Fegersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ← W Vinningen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↓ S Lipsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
57 km (35 mi) ← W Wimmenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Ernolsheim-Bruche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Duppigheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Neuwiller-lès-Saverne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Marlenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Steinbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Dossenheim-sur-Zinsel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Dachstein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ↓ S Meißenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Blaesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ← W Bitche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Alpirsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Nordhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ↓ S Hindisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ← W Wingen-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Duttlenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Monswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Wasselonne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Innenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ← W Lemberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (37 mi) ← W Goetzenbruck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Oberwolfach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Irmstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Altorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Westhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Otterswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Saverne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Erstein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Marmoutier Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↓ S Lahr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Griesheim-près-Molsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Krautergersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Molsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Romanswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Schenkenzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Wolfach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ← W Enchenberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (39 mi) ↓ S Steinach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Schwanau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Hohberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (39 mi) ← W Soucht Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Dorlisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE Schiltach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Fischerbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Gerstheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Mutzig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Seelbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Hausach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ← W Montbronn Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Bischoffsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Obenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Dinsheim-sur-Bruche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Rosheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Meistratzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Gresswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Matzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Hofstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Aichhalden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ← W Petit-Réderching Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Still Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Niedernai Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Schuttertal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Kippenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Mühlenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Phalsbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Gutach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Sand Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Obernai Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↓ S Mahlberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ← W Rohrbach-lès-Bitche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Bœrsch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↓ S Boofzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Wangenbourg-Engenthal Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Valff Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (43 mi) ← W Hornbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Rhinau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Lauterbach/Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ← W Bining Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Benfeld Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Kertzfeld Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Bernardswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Grafenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Huttenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Oberhaslach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Niederhaslach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Kappel-Grafenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Ottrott Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Schramberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Ettenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Hornberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ← W Drulingen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ← W Gros-Réderching Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Urmatt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Dabo Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ← W Diemeringen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
75 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Barr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
75 km (47 mi) ↓ S Ringsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Rust Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S Stotzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Grendelbruch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Tennenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Lutzelhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Andlau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Elzach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Hardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Herbolzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Freiburg Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Epfig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Hilsenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ← W Bliesbruck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ← W Wiesviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Wisches Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ← W Oermingen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ← W Gersheim Saarland 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Russ Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Walscheid Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Schonach im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Wittisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Sundhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ← W Sarre-Union Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Réding Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ← W Sarrewerden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Ebersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Kenzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Triberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Niderviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ↓ S Muttersholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Königsfeld im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Schirmeck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Dambach-la-Ville Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Sankt Georgen im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ← W Sarreinsming Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
83 km (52 mi) ↓ S Weisweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ← W Herbitzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Malterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Abreschviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ← W Rémelfing Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW La Broque Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Sarrebourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (53 mi) ← W Neufgrange Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (52 mi) ← W Keskastel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (52 mi) ↓ S Gutach im Breisgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Schönwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Forchheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ← W Sarreguemines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Scherwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (53 mi) ← W Willerwald Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (53 mi) ↓ S Riegel Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Rothau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Sélestat Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Teningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Emmendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Mussig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Waldkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ← W Hambach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
87 km (54 mi) ↘ SE Mönchweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Villé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
88 km (55 mi) ↓ S Châtenois Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Sexau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Unterkirnach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Wyhl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↓ S Endingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Bahlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↓ S Kintzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
90 km (56 mi) ← W Kleinblittersdorf Saarland 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S Gütenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Furtwangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Vöhrenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Vörstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Eichstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Marckolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Denzlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Saint-Hippolyte Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
94 km (58 mi) ↓ S Bötzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↙ SW Lièpvre Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Gundelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Vogtsburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Sankt Peter Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
96 km (59 mi) ↓ S Sankt Märgen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
96 km (59 mi) ↓ S Oberrotweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
96 km (59 mi) ↓ S Bergheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
96 km (59 mi) ↓ S Guémar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Gottenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Umkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Jebsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
98 km (61 mi) ↙ SW Sainte-Croix-aux-Mines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
99 km (61 mi) ↓ S Ribeauvillé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
99 km (62 mi) ↓ S Ostheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Stegen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Ihringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Kunheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Freiburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
101 km (62 mi) ↘ SE Eisenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
101 km (63 mi) ↓ S Holtzwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
101 km (63 mi) ↙ SW Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (64 mi) ↓ S Fortschwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Riquewihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Houssen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Kirchzarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Buchenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Merdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S Breisach am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S Bennwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Widensolen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Biesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Merzhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Breitnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Horbourg-Wihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Au Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↘ SE Friedenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Titisee-Neustadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Oberried Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Sigolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Kaysersberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Neuf-Brisach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Volgelsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Wolfgantzen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Schallstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (65 mi) ↓ S Wittnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (65 mi) ↓ S Ebringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Ammerschwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Andolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Algolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Fréland Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Hinterzarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Colmar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Horben Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (67 mi) ↓ S Sölden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↙ SW Ban-de-Laveline Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Sundhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Ingersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
109 km (67 mi) ↓ S Pfaffenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (68 mi) ↓ S Bollschweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Lapoutroie Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Turckheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
110 km (68 mi) ↘ SE Löffingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↓ S Wintzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
111 km (69 mi) ↘ SE Lenzkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Unterkrozingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Wettolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Hartheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Orbey Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Dessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Labaroche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
113 km (70 mi) ↓ S Sainte-Croix-en-Plaine Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
113 km (70 mi) ↓ S Eguisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (71 mi) ↓ S Herrlisheim-près-Colmar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S Wihr-au-Val Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S Fessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S Münstertal/Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S Oberhergheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
117 km (72 mi) ↓ S Schluchsee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (73 mi) ↓ S Heitersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (72 mi) ↓ S Todtnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
117 km (72 mi) ↘ SE Bonndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Pfaffenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Blodelsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
120 km (75 mi) ↓ S Munster Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
120 km (75 mi) ↓ S Soultzeren Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
120 km (74 mi) ↓ S Sulzburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
120 km (74 mi) ↓ S Hirtzfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
121 km (75 mi) ↓ S Stosswihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
121 km (75 mi) ↓ S Rouffach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
121 km (75 mi) ↓ S Buggingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Soultzmatt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Meyenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Rumersheim-le-Haut Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
124 km (77 mi) ↓ S Munchhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S Réguisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
125 km (78 mi) ↓ S Merxheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Chalampé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Metzeral Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Bantzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Neuenburg am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
127 km (79 mi) ↓ S Bergholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Ungersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Buhl Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (80 mi) ↓ S Lautenbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Ensisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Issenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Raedersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S Guebwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S Lautenbachzell Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (80 mi) ↓ S Haut-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (81 mi) ↓ S Soultz-Haut-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S Battenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S Ruelisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
132 km (82 mi) ↓ S Pulversheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
132 km (82 mi) ↓ S Bollwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
134 km (83 mi) ↓ S Berrwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
135 km (84 mi) ↓ S Staffelfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
137 km (85 mi) ↓ S Wattwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
138 km (86 mi) ↓ S Uffholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S Steinbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
140 km (87 mi) ↓ S Moosch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
142 km (88 mi) ↓ S Bitschwiller-lès-Thann Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France

Nearby Power Plants

We found a total 49 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
5 km (3 mi) ↗ NE Muggensturm Solar Power Plant Solar 1.8 MW
7 km (4 mi) ↙ SW Rheinkraftwerk Iffezheim Hydro 146.0 MW
10 km (6 mi) ↓ S Sinzheim Solar Power Plant Solar 1.4 MW
13 km (8 mi) ↖ NW Niederlauterbach Solar 1.12474 MW
15 km (9 mi) ← W Siegen Solar 1.48406 MW
17 km (11 mi) ↖ NW Schleithal Solar 1.01791 MW
17 km (11 mi) ↑ N Rheinhafen-Dampfkraftwerk Coal 1547.0 MW
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Sessenheim Solar 1.06702 MW
19 km (12 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk West Gas 37.0 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N BHKW Gas 13.0 MW
20 km (12 mi) ↑ N Stora Enso Maxau Biomass 78.0 MW
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N HKW Wörth Gas 59.0 MW
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N MiRO Oil 70.0 MW
24 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Rudolf-Fettweis-Werk 2 Hydro 65.0 MW
26 km (16 mi) ← W Surbourg Solar 1.03262 MW
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Gambsheim Hydro 1.1 MW
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Schweighouse-sur-Moder Biomass 2.4 MW
38 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Uhlwiller Solar 1.20602 MW
38 km (23 mi) ↘ SE Kraftwerk Nord Other 56.0 MW
38 km (23 mi) ↘ SE Kläranlage Waste 12.0 MW
39 km (24 mi) ↓ S Coal Plant #2 Coal 18.5 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Natural Gas Turbine #1 Gas 28.0 MW
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S STRASBOURG Hydro 148.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ← W Weinbourg Solar 5.35889 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Eschau Hydro 1.125 MW
57 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Duppigheim Solar 1.02351 MW
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S GERSTHEIM Hydro 140.5 MW
75 km (46 mi) ← W Dehlingen Wind 12.0 MW
75 km (47 mi) ← W Schmittviller Solar 1.46074 MW
75 km (46 mi) ↓ S RHINAU Hydro 167.8 MW
77 km (48 mi) ← W Woelfling-lès-Sarreguemines Wind 10.0 MW
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S Hilsenheim Solar 1.46003 MW
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Ebersheim Solar 1.09706 MW
86 km (53 mi) ← W Sarreguemines Solar 1.94781 MW
87 km (54 mi) ← W Saarbrücken SCN Solar 4.0 MW
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Mussig Solar 2.50211 MW
91 km (56 mi) ↓ S MARCKOLSHEIM Hydro 156.2 MW
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Vogtsburg Solar Power Plant Solar 7.8 MW
98 km (60 mi) ↓ S GuD Anlage WVK Gas 60.1 MW
99 km (61 mi) ↓ S HKW Freiberg Gas 27.0 MW
99 km (62 mi) ↓ S Ribeauvillé Biomass 1.413 MW
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S Colmar Solar 1.58379 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S VOGELGRUN Hydro 140.5 MW
115 km (72 mi) ↓ S FESSENHEIM Hydro 175.0 MW
117 km (72 mi) ↓ S TREA Breisgau Waste 13.6 MW
120 km (74 mi) ↓ S Munster Hydro 1.185 MW
128 km (80 mi) ↓ S Ungersheim Solar 2.13922 MW
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S Feldkirch Solar 2.02255 MW
133 km (82 mi) ↓ S Feldkirch A Solar 5.0 MW

Power Plants & Risks During Earthquakes

We found 9 types of power plants in the vecinity of the magnitude 3.2 earthquake that struck 0 km ESE of Rheinau, Germany on February 16, 2008 09:48:22. These types were Coal power plants, Wind power plants, Solar power plants, Gas power plants, Hydro power plants, Waste power plants, Other power plants, Biomass power plants, Oil 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.

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 3.2 Earthquake Struck 0 km ESE of Rheinau, Germany on February 16, 2008 09:48:22
Date and Time
2008-02-16 09:48:22 (UTC)
Magnitude
3.2 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
10.0 km
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