Magnitude 2.5 Earthquake Struck 2 km W of Dußlingen, Germany on July 03, 2008 04:35:38

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:36:33

On July 03, 2008 04:35:38 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.5 on the richter scale hit 2 km W of Dußlingen, Germany. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 10.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude 9.020° and latitude 48.450°. 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 03, 2008 04:35:38 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 Dußlingen in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located 2 kilometers or 1 miles ↗ NE of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Ofterdingen (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 3 km (2 mi) ↘ SE and Nehren (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 4 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) ↗ NE Dußlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
3 km (2 mi) ↘ SE Ofterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
4 km (2 mi) → E Nehren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
5 km (3 mi) ↗ NE Gomaringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
5 km (3 mi) ↘ SE Mössingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) ← W Rottenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) ↓ S Bodelshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
8 km (5 mi) ↑ N Tübingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
10 km (6 mi) ↑ N Kusterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
10 km (6 mi) ↙ SW Hirrlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↓ S Hechingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↙ SW Rangendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
12 km (7 mi) ↗ NE Wannweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Kirchentellinsfurt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↘ SE Jungingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (8 mi) ↗ NE Reutlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ← W Bondorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Pfullingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
15 km (9 mi) ↗ NE Sickenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↓ S Grosselfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) → E Unterhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (10 mi) ↓ S Bisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Haigerloch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Pliezhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Dettenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE Eningen unter Achalm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↘ SE Burladingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↑ N Weil im Schönbuch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Herrenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
19 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Hildrizhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Altdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ← W Mötzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ← W Unterjettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Metzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Holzgerlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Nufringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N Altenriet Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Neckartenzlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↑ N Waldenbuch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ← W Oberjettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Bempflingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↑ N Schlaitdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (13 mi) ↗ NE Riederich Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↓ S Balingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) → E Trochtelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Empfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Schönaich Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Ehningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↘ SE Bitz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Gärtringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↗ NE Sankt Johann Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Geislingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Horb am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ← W Nagold Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Neckartailfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↑ N Steinenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Albstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↗ NE Dettingen an der Erms Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW Mühlheim am Bach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Böblingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Großbettlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Gammertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE Kohlberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ← W Rohrdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Deckenpfronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Aidlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ← W Wildberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) → E Gomadingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↑ N Filderstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Sindelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ← W Ebhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Neuffen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ← W Haiterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↗ NE Bad Urach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Rosenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Vöhringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Meßstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Dormettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Frickenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↓ S Dotternhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↗ NE Hülben Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Leinfelden-Echterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Wolfschlugen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Gechingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Hettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Grafenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Nürtingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Straßberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Sulz am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↘ SE Winterlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↗ NE Beuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) → E Pfronstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↘ SE Veringenstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↑ N Neuhausen auf den Fildern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Egenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Erkenbrechtsweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Oberboihingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ← W Neubulach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Unterensingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↗ NE Grabenstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Ostelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↖ NW Magstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ← W Pfalzgrafenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Denkendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Obernheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ← W Schopfloch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Althengstett Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ← W Altensteig Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Lenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↓ S Deilingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Calw Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↗ NE Owen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) → E Münsingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Wendlingen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↑ N Ostfildern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Bad Teinach-Zavelstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
35 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Weil der Stadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↗ NE Dettingen unter Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↑ N Köngen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Renningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↖ NW Simmozheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↘ SE Stetten am Kalten Markt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Glatten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S Wehingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Oberndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Dietingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Kirchheim unter Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) → E Hayingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↓ S Schwenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↗ NE Bissingen an der Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ← W Dornstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↑ N Esslingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) → E Altes Lager Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Leonberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Epfendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↑ N Gerlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Deizisau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Dornhan Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↗ NE Wernau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↓ S Bubsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart-Ost Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ← W Neuweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↓ S Gosheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Rutesheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↑ N Altbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Oberreichenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Notzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↓ S Wellendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) → E Zwiefalten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ← W Simmersfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Heimsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) → E Mehrstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Holzmaden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Feuerbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Bad Liebenzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ↗ NE Plochingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Loßburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Weilheim an der Teck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Ditzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Langenenslingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Rottweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Villingendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Bösingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Neuhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Bingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Frittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S Böttingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Neidlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↓ S Denkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Korntal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↗ NE Ohmden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Reichenbach an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Inzigkofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (26 mi) ↘ SE Sigmaringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↑ N Fellbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Weissach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Tiefenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW Friolzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Schlierbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Zimmern ob Rottweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (27 mi) ↗ NE Aichelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Aldingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Westerheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Leibertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↑ N Baltmannsweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Seedorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Kolbingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↓ S Spaichingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart Mühlhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Zell unter Aichelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Wimsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↗ NE Wiesensteig Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Scheer Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (29 mi) ↓ S Dürbheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↖ NW Schömberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↑ N Hemmingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↘ SE Sigmaringendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Dunningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Ebersbach an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Kornwestheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Schwieberdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) → E Tübingen Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ← W Enzklösterle Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Waiblingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Unterreichenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) → E Obermarchtal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) → E Riedlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Eberdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↑ N Weinstadt-Endersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Mönsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Hattenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Boll Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Wurmberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ↗ NE Albershausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Gruibingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S Deißlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (29 mi) ← W Bad Wildbad Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) → E Unlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S Fridingen an der Donau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↖ NW Wiernsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↑ N Möglingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (31 mi) ↓ S Trossingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Ennetach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↗ NE Laichingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Neufra Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Niedereschach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Engelsbrand Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Dürnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Korb Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↑ N Markgröningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Mengen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Höfen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Uhingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) → E Munderkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Meßkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↑ N Ludwigsburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Rietheim-Weilheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Heiningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Krauchenwies Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Ertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↑ N Asperg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↗ NE Gammelshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↑ N Winterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Herbertingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Eschenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↗ NE Bad Ditzenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Tamm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↑ N Oberriexingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Neuenbürg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Pforzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Seitingen-Oberflacht Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) → E Allmendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (32 mi) ↓ S Dauchingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) → E Schelklingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (32 mi) ↓ S Wurmlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Tuttlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (32 mi) → E Dürmentingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (33 mi) ↑ N Schwaikheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Göppingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Berghülen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↑ N Winnenden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Birkenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Dobel Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Deggingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Niefern-Öschelbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) → E Rottenacker Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Vaihingen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↑ N Schorndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Adelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE Merklingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) → E Uttenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Tuningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Schlat Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) → E Ehingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Leutenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Bietigheim-Bissingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) → E Dettingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Rechberghausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↖ NW Eutingen an der Enz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↑ N Freiberg am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↗ NE Börtlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ↘ SE Sauldorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) → E Blaubeuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ↑ N Sachsenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Illingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Mühlacker Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Birenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Plüderhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) → E Oberstadion Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Eislingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Marbach am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Urbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Benningen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↗ NE Nellingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Sersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↑ N Affalterbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW Kieselbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Pleidelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Villingen-Schwenningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Wald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW Ispringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↑ N Erdmannhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE Rot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Emmingen-Liptingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Süßen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Saulgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Bad Überkingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↗ NE Salach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Ötisheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Wäschenbeuren Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↓ S Mühlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↑ N Kirchberg an der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (36 mi) ↑ N Burgstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
59 km (37 mi) ↓ S Bad Dürrheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Steinheim am der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↑ N Allmersbach im Tal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE Pfullendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Gingen an der Fils Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) ↖ NW Ölbronn-Dürrn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
60 km (37 mi) → E Öpfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Rudersberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↖ NW Eisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Ostrach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (37 mi) ↗ NE Kuchen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) → E Attenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Hessigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Löchgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Immendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Mittelschöntal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↑ N Besigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) → E Bad Buchau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↑ N Freudental Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Geislingen an der Steige Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Lorch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) → E Oberdischingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (38 mi) ↗ NE Ottenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
62 km (39 mi) ↑ N Mundelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Erligheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↗ NE Donzdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Aspach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Backnang Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Walheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW Maulbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↓ S Geisingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW Königsbach-Stein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N Großbottwar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Gemmrigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Bönnigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Althütte Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↑ N Welzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Stockach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Karlsruhe Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Kirchheim am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Eigeltingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N Cleebronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↖ NW Knittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) → E Mittelbiberach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↗ NE Alfdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↓ S Orsingen-Nenzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N Neckarwestheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↑ N Oberstenfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Zaberfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Donaueschingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↑ N Oppenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) → E Warthausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Sternenfels Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Waldstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Aach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Güglingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Ebersbach-Musbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Pfaffenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Herdwangen-Schönach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Engen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Altshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Bad Schussenried Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (42 mi) ↖ NW Bretten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) → E Biberach an der Riß Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (42 mi) ↑ N Beilstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Brackenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Wössingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Ilsfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (43 mi) ↑ N Lauffen am Neckar Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
69 km (42 mi) ↗ NE Schwäbisch Gmünd Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↗ NE Mutlangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S Hüfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (44 mi) ↑ N Sulzbach an der Murr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Bodman-Ludwigshafen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↘ SE Illmensee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↑ N Kaisersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (44 mi) ↖ NW Kürnbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↖ NW Oberderdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Talheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Bräunlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) → E Ingoldingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Abstatt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↑ N Murrhardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Wilhelmsdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Ebenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Aulendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Volkertshausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Durlangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↑ N Spiegelberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Jöhlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Gondelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↗ NE Spraitbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Untergruppenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Nordheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Frickingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↑ N Flein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) → E Ummendorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↘ SE Heiligenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↖ NW Sulzfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) → E Hochdorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↖ NW Zaisenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↗ NE Täferrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Tengen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↗ NE Ruppertshofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Wolpertswende Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↑ N Gschwend Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S Blumberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Eppingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↖ NW Weingarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE Fronreute Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Löwenstein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↑ N Großerlach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) → E Eberhardzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Schwaigern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (47 mi) ↑ N Wüstenrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N Leingarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Heilbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Fichtenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Oberrot Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↖ NW Gemmingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Lehrensteinsfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
79 km (49 mi) ↑ N Mainhardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↑ N Weinsberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↖ NW Kraichtal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Ellhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ↑ N Massenbachhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Bad Waldsee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Bruchsal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Baindt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW Ittlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Gaildorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N Erlenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Kirchardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↑ N Neckarsulm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Baienfurt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Regierungsbezirk Stuttgart Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↑ N Eberstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Ubstadt-Weiher Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Karlsdorf-Neuthard Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (52 mi) ↖ NW Forst Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↑ N Untereisesheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↘ SE Bergatreute Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N Michelfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ↑ N Bretzfeld Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↑ N Michelbach an der Bilz Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Graben-Neudorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↑ N Pfedelbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↖ NW Hambrücken Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Schwäbisch Hall Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N Öhringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Wolfegg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Untermünkheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Waldenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N Neuenstein 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
7 km (4 mi) ↑ N BHKW Obere Viehweide Gas 13.4 MW
13 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
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Restmüllheizkraftwerk Böblingen Waste 9.5 MW
27 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 (24 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk Stuttgart-Gaisburg Coal 22.6 MW
42 km (26 mi) ↑ N Restmüll-Heizkraftwerk Stuttgart-Münster (Waste) Waste 19.5 MW
43 km (26 mi) ↑ N Stuttgart-Muenster Coal 159.9 MW
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Dürbheim Solar 5.1 MW
46 km (28 mi) → E Schelklingen Solar Power Plant Solar 4.9 MW
53 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Me�kirch Solar Power Plant Solar 1.0 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Heizkraftwerk Pforzheim GmbH Biomass 12.3 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↖ NW Pforzheim power station Coal 26.9 MW
54 km (33 mi) ↗ NE EEW Göppingen Waste 11.0 MW
56 km (34 mi) → E Werkskraftwerk Sappi Ehingen Biomass 21.2 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↓ S Bad D�rrheim Solar Power Plant Solar 1.6 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Kraftwerk Walheim Oil 136.0 MW
63 km (39 mi) ↑ N Walheim power station Coal 267.0 MW
66 km (41 mi) ↑ N NECKARWESTHEIM-2 Nuclear 1400.0 MW
68 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Boms Solar 4.5 MW
70 km (44 mi) ↓ S Mooshof Solar Power Plant Solar 4.7 MW
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N Biomass Generator #9 Biomass 18.8 MW
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW Stutensee Solar Power Plant Solar 1.2 MW
82 km (50 mi) ↑ N Heilbronn power station Coal 778.0 MW
84 km (52 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 W of Dußlingen, Germany on July 03, 2008 04:35:38. 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 W of Dußlingen, Germany on July 03, 2008 04:35:38
Date and Time
2008-07-03 04:35:38 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.5 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
10.0 km
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