Magnitude 2.8 Earthquake Struck 1 km S of Steinmauern, Germany on November 25, 2008 04:52:29

Last Updated: 2014-11-07 01:37:47

On November 25, 2008 04:52:29 an earthquake with magnitude of 2.8 on the richter scale hit 1 km S of Steinmauern, Germany. The earthquake originated at a depth of approximately 10.0 kilometers below the Earth's surface on longitude 8.199° and latitude 48.890°. According to documented reports people felt the earth quake, No tsunami was triggered due to the earthquake.

Magnitude & Depth

The earthquake that appeared on November 25, 2008 04:52:29 had a magnitude of 2.8 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 Steinmauern in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located 1 kilometers or 0 miles ↖ NW of the earthquake's epicenter. Other cities in close proximity include Ötigheim (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 2 km (1 mi) ↗ NE and Rastatt (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) located 3 km (2 mi) ↘ SE 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) ↖ NW Steinmauern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
2 km (1 mi) ↗ NE Ötigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
3 km (2 mi) ↘ SE Rastatt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
4 km (2 mi) ↗ NE Bietigheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) ↗ NE Durmersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) → E Muggensturm Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
6 km (4 mi) ← W Seltz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
7 km (4 mi) ↘ SE Kuppenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
7 km (4 mi) ↑ N Au am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
8 km (5 mi) → E Bischweier Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
8 km (5 mi) ↓ S Iffezheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
9 km (5 mi) ↖ NW Lauterbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
10 km (6 mi) ↑ N Berg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↑ N Rheinstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↑ N Neuburg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
11 km (7 mi) ↓ S Hügelsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↓ S Sinzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
13 km (8 mi) ↙ SW Roeschwoog Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
14 km (9 mi) ↑ N Hagenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (9 mi) ↘ SE Baden-Baden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
14 km (8 mi) ↘ SE Gaggenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (10 mi) ↘ SE Gernsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
16 km (9 mi) ← W Hatten Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
16 km (10 mi) ↗ NE Ettlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
17 km (11 mi) ↓ S Ottenhofen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Wörth am Rhein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) → E Loffenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Soufflenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
18 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Sessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
19 km (12 mi) ↓ S Schwarzach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) → E Bad Herrenalb Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Freckenfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↓ S Greffern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↗ NE Karlsruhe Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
20 km (12 mi) ↖ NW Minfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Kandel Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ← W Betschdorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
21 km (13 mi) ↘ SE Weisenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Steinfeld Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↖ NW Kapsweyer Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
21 km (13 mi) ↓ S Bühl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
22 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Drusenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
22 km (14 mi) ↓ S Bühlertal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ← W Soultz-sous-Forêts Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
23 km (14 mi) ↖ NW Winden Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↑ N Jockgrim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
23 km (14 mi) ↙ SW Schirrhein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
23 km (14 mi) ↓ S Lichtenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ↑ N Hatzenbühl Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
24 km (15 mi) ← W Wissembourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
24 km (14 mi) ↓ S Zell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (16 mi) ← W Surbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
25 km (15 mi) ↘ SE Forbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↖ NW Schweigen-Rechtenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
25 km (15 mi) ↓ S Ottersweier Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Oberotterbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Rheinzabern Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↖ NW Steinweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Neupotz Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
26 km (16 mi) ↑ N Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (16 mi) ↙ SW Oberhoffen-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
27 km (16 mi) ↓ S Lauf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Herrlisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Bad Bergzabern Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
27 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Rohrbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N Leimersheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Billigheim-Ingenheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↓ S Sasbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↖ NW Dörrenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW Bischwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
29 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Kaltenhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
29 km (18 mi) ↑ N Kuhardt Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW Insheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↓ S Achern Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW Walbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
30 km (19 mi) ↖ NW Klingenmünster Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (18 mi) ↑ N Rülzheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
30 km (19 mi) ↓ S Sasbachwalden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Haguenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
31 km (19 mi) ← W Durrenbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Gambsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S Rheinau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↘ SE Biberach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
31 km (19 mi) ↑ N Linkenheim-Hochstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Gœrsdorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
32 km (19 mi) ↑ N Hördt Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
32 km (20 mi) ← W Lembach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
32 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Gries Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (20 mi) ← W Woerth Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Ottersheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Offenbach an der Queich Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↓ S Kappelrodeck Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (20 mi) ↑ N Knittelsheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
33 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Eschbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Gossersweiler-Stein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Kilstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Ilbesheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↖ NW Landau in der Pfalz Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↑ N Bellheim Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Weitbruch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
34 km (21 mi) ↓ S Seebach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Weyersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
35 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Schweighouse-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
36 km (22 mi) ↙ SW Niederschaeffolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
36 km (22 mi) ← W Bundenthal Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
36 km (22 mi) ↓ S Renchen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Ohlungen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Mertzwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW La Wantzenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
37 km (23 mi) ← W Busenberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S Haslach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Hœrdt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
37 km (23 mi) ↖ NW Siebeldingen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
37 km (23 mi) ↙ SW Geudertheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Wernersberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (23 mi) ← W Bruchweiler-Bärenbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
38 km (24 mi) ↖ NW Annweiler am Trifels Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
39 km (24 mi) ← W Gundershoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
39 km (24 mi) ← W Reichshoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Brumath Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
40 km (25 mi) ↓ S Oberkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Erfweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
40 km (25 mi) ↙ SW Dauendorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Uberach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (25 mi) ← W Fischbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
41 km (25 mi) ← W Niederbronn-les-Bains Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (25 mi) ← W Gumbrechtshoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
41 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Hauenstein Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ← W Dahn Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
42 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Reichstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
42 km (26 mi) ↖ NW Wilgartswiesen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Pfaffenhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ← W Oberbronn Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Vendenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Souffelweyersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (26 mi) ↙ SW Mommenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
43 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Eckwersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Hœnheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↓ S Willstätt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↘ SE Baiersbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Mundolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW Bischheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Lampertheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Schiltigheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S Kehl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
45 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Wingersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S Durbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↓ S Oppenau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Schwindratzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Niederhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
46 km (28 mi) ↙ SW Berstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↖ NW Hinterweidenthal Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Strasbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
47 km (29 mi) ↓ S Lautenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
47 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Pfulgriesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Obermodern-Zutzendorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (29 mi) ↙ SW Griesheim-sur-Souffel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Oberhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Mittelhausbergen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Dingsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
48 km (30 mi) ↙ SW Hochfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
49 km (30 mi) ↘ SE Freudenstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
49 km (31 mi) ↓ S Offenburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ← W Lemberg Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ← W Ruppertsweiler Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Eckbolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
50 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Truchtersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
50 km (31 mi) ↘ SE Bad Peterstal-Griesbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↖ NW Münchweiler an der Rodalbe Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Wolfisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S Ortenberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
51 km (31 mi) ↙ SW Offenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Oberschaeffolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S Ostwald Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Ingwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ← W Eppenbrunn Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
52 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Lingolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Schnersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (32 mi) ↓ S Ohlsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
53 km (32 mi) ↙ SW Bouxwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (33 mi) ↓ S Illkirch-Graffenstaden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
53 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Bas-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S Schutterwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Ittenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
54 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Holtzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
54 km (33 mi) ↙ SW Achenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Nordrach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Dettwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Breuschwickersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
55 km (34 mi) ← W Pirmasens Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ↓ S Gengenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ← W Vinningen Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
55 km (34 mi) ← W Trulben Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
56 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Furdenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Hangenbieten Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Eschau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (35 mi) ← W Wimmenau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
56 km (34 mi) ↓ S Berghaupten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
57 km (35 mi) ↙ SW Entzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
57 km (36 mi) ↓ S Geispolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
57 km (35 mi) ↓ S Oberharmersbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Ernolsheim-Bruche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Neuwiller-lès-Saverne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ← W Bitche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Plobsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
58 km (36 mi) ↓ S Fegersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Steinbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ← W Wingen-sur-Moder Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (36 mi) ↓ S Lipsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Dossenheim-sur-Zinsel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Duppigheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
59 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Marlenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Blaesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
60 km (37 mi) ← W Goetzenbruck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ← W Lemberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Wasselonne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↓ S Meißenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Monswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Duttlenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
61 km (37 mi) ↙ SW Dachstein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Otterswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S Hindisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↓ S Nordhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW Irmstett Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
62 km (38 mi) ↘ SE Alpirsbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ↘ SE Oberwolfach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
63 km (39 mi) ← W Soucht Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Westhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Innenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Saverne Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Marmoutier Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Altorf Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (39 mi) ↙ SW Romanswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (39 mi) ← W Enchenberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
64 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Molsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Griesheim-près-Molsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Erstein Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↓ S Lahr Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ← W Montbronn Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE Schenkenzell Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
65 km (40 mi) ↙ SW Krautergersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Mutzig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Steinach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Hohberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↓ S Schwanau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE Wolfach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW Dorlisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Hausach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Seelbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Gerstheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (42 mi) ↘ SE Schiltach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
67 km (42 mi) ← W Petit-Réderching Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
67 km (41 mi) ↓ S Fischerbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ← W Hornbach Rhineland-Palatinate 🇩🇪 Germany
68 km (42 mi) ↓ S Meistratzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Dinsheim-sur-Bruche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Bischoffsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
68 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Gresswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (42 mi) ↙ SW Rosheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Obenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Still Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Niedernai Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S Matzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Obernai Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ← W Bining Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↓ S Hofstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW Phalsbourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Aichhalden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
70 km (44 mi) ↓ S Sand Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
70 km (43 mi) ← W Rohrbach-lès-Bitche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Wangenbourg-Engenthal Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE Gutach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Schuttertal Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Mühlenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
71 km (44 mi) ↓ S Kippenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
72 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Bernardswiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (44 mi) ↙ SW Bœrsch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Boofzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Benfeld Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (44 mi) ↓ S Valff Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
72 km (45 mi) ↓ S Mahlberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Drulingen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Oberhaslach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
73 km (45 mi) ↙ SW Niederhaslach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Kertzfeld Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
73 km (45 mi) ↓ S Rhinau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ← W Gros-Réderching Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Lauterbach/Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Kappel-Grafenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
74 km (46 mi) ← W Diemeringen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Huttenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Ottrott Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
74 km (46 mi) ↓ S Grafenhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↙ SW Dabo Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Hornberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Urmatt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
75 km (47 mi) ↓ S Ettenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
75 km (46 mi) ↘ SE Schramberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW Barr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
77 km (47 mi) ↓ S Stotzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Rust Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S Ringsheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Lutzelhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
78 km (48 mi) ← W Wiesviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE Tennenbronn Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ← W Gersheim Saarland 🇩🇪 Germany
78 km (48 mi) ← W Bliesbruck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
78 km (48 mi) ↙ SW Grendelbruch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ↓ S Epfig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
79 km (49 mi) ← W Oermingen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Andlau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (49 mi) ↙ SW Wisches Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (50 mi) ← W Sarre-Union Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
80 km (49 mi) ↓ S Elzach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (50 mi) ↓ S Herbolzheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
80 km (49 mi) ↘ SE Hardt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ↘ SE Freiburg Region Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
81 km (50 mi) ← W Sarrewerden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S Hilsenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Réding Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Walscheid Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW Russ Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ← W Herbitzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ↓ S Wittisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ← W Sarreinsming Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW Niderviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
83 km (51 mi) ↘ SE Schonach im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Kenzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Ebersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Sundhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ← W Rémelfing Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Triberg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
84 km (52 mi) ← W Keskastel Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↙ SW Schirmeck Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Muttersholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S Dambach-la-Ville Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (52 mi) ↘ SE Königsfeld im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↓ S Weisweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↘ SE Sankt Georgen im Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Abreschviller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW Sarrebourg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (53 mi) ← W Neufgrange Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
85 km (53 mi) ↙ SW La Broque Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (53 mi) ← W Willerwald Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (54 mi) ↓ S Malterdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
86 km (53 mi) ← W Sarreguemines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
86 km (54 mi) ← W Hambach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S Gutach im Breisgau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↘ SE Schönwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
87 km (54 mi) ↙ SW Rothau Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Forchheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (55 mi) ↓ S Mussig Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
88 km (55 mi) ↓ S Riegel Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
88 km (54 mi) ↓ S Scherwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
89 km (55 mi) ↙ SW Villé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
89 km (55 mi) ↘ SE Mönchweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Sélestat Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
89 km (55 mi) ← W Kleinblittersdorf Saarland 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Teningen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Waldkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Emmendingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (55 mi) ↓ S Wyhl Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↓ S Sexau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↓ S Endingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
90 km (56 mi) ↓ S Châtenois Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
90 km (56 mi) ↘ SE Unterkirnach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
91 km (57 mi) ↓ S Bahlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
92 km (57 mi) ↓ S Kintzheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Gütenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↘ SE Vöhrenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S Marckolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
93 km (57 mi) ↘ SE Furtwangen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↓ S Eichstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
94 km (58 mi) ↓ S Denzlingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Saint-Hippolyte Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S Vörstetten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
96 km (60 mi) ↓ S Bötzingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
96 km (59 mi) ↓ S Lièpvre Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Guémar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Vogtsburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Bergheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
97 km (60 mi) ↓ S Gundelfingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (60 mi) ↓ S Sankt Peter Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Sankt Märgen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
98 km (61 mi) ↓ S Oberrotweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
99 km (61 mi) ↓ S Gottenheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
99 km (62 mi) ↙ SW Sainte-Croix-aux-Mines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Umkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Jebsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Ribeauvillé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
101 km (63 mi) ↓ S Ostheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Kunheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Stegen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Freiburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S Ihringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↘ SE Eisenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
103 km (64 mi) ↙ SW Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S Holtzwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Riquewihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Kirchzarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Buchenbach Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
104 km (65 mi) ↓ S Bennwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Houssen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (65 mi) ↓ S Fortschwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S Merdingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Breisach am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Biesheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Sigolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (65 mi) ↓ S Widensolen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
106 km (65 mi) ↓ S Merzhausen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S Breitnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (67 mi) ↓ S Oberried Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Horbourg-Wihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S Titisee-Neustadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
107 km (67 mi) ↓ S Au Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↘ SE Friedenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Wittnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Ammerschwihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Ebringen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Neuf-Brisach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Wolfgantzen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Fréland Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Andolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Kaysersberg Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Schallstadt Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Algolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S Volgelsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
109 km (68 mi) ↙ SW Ban-de-Laveline Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
109 km (68 mi) ↓ S Hinterzarten Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↓ S Horben Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
109 km (67 mi) ↓ S Colmar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Ingersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Sölden Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S Sundhoffen Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
111 km (69 mi) ↓ S Pfaffenweiler Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↓ S Bollschweil Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
111 km (69 mi) ↓ S Lapoutroie Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
112 km (69 mi) ↘ SE Löffingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
112 km (70 mi) ↓ S Wintzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S Turckheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
113 km (70 mi) ↘ SE Lenzkirch Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
113 km (70 mi) ↓ S Wettolsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (71 mi) ↓ S Sainte-Croix-en-Plaine Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (71 mi) ↓ S Unterkrozingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
114 km (70 mi) ↓ S Dessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (71 mi) ↓ S Eguisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (71 mi) ↓ S Hartheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
114 km (70 mi) ↓ S Labaroche Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
114 km (70 mi) ↓ S Orbey Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S Herrlisheim-près-Colmar Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
118 km (73 mi) ↓ S Oberhergheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
118 km (73 mi) ↓ S Fessenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
118 km (73 mi) ↓ S Wihr-au-Val Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
119 km (74 mi) ↘ SE Bonndorf Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Münstertal/Schwarzwald Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Heitersheim Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Schluchsee Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S Todtnau Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
120 km (75 mi) ↓ S Pfaffenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
121 km (75 mi) ↓ S Blodelsheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
122 km (75 mi) ↓ S Sulzburg Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
122 km (75 mi) ↓ S Hirtzfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
122 km (76 mi) ↓ S Munster Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
122 km (76 mi) ↓ S Soultzeren Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Rouffach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Stosswihr Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
123 km (76 mi) ↓ S Buggingen Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S Soultzmatt Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
125 km (78 mi) ↓ S Rumersheim-le-Haut Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S Meyenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Réguisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S Munchhouse Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
127 km (79 mi) ↓ S Merxheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Neuenburg am Rhein Baden-Württemberg 🇩🇪 Germany
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Chalampé Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (79 mi) ↓ S Metzeral Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
128 km (80 mi) ↓ S Bantzenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S Bergholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S Ensisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (81 mi) ↓ S Lautenbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (81 mi) ↓ S Buhl Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (80 mi) ↓ S Issenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (80 mi) ↓ S Raedersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (80 mi) ↓ S Ungersheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
130 km (81 mi) ↓ S Guebwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S Lautenbachzell Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S Haut-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
132 km (82 mi) ↓ S Soultz-Haut-Rhin Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
133 km (83 mi) ↓ S Bollwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
133 km (83 mi) ↓ S Ruelisheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
133 km (82 mi) ↓ S Battenheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
134 km (83 mi) ↓ S Pulversheim Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
136 km (84 mi) ↓ S Berrwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
137 km (85 mi) ↓ S Staffelfelden Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S Wattwiller Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
140 km (87 mi) ↓ S Uffholtz Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
141 km (88 mi) ↓ S Steinbach Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
142 km (88 mi) ↓ S Moosch Grand-Est 🇫🇷 France
144 km (89 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
6 km (3 mi) → E Muggensturm Solar Power Plant Solar 1.8 MW
9 km (5 mi) ↓ S Rheinkraftwerk Iffezheim Hydro 146.0 MW
11 km (7 mi) ↖ NW Niederlauterbach Solar 1.12474 MW
12 km (7 mi) ↓ S Sinzheim Solar Power Plant Solar 1.4 MW
13 km (8 mi) ← W Siegen Solar 1.48406 MW
15 km (9 mi) ↑ N Rheinhafen-Dampfkraftwerk Coal 1547.0 MW
16 km (10 mi) ← W Schleithal Solar 1.01791 MW
17 km (10 mi) ↑ N Heizkraftwerk West Gas 37.0 MW
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N BHKW Gas 13.0 MW
18 km (11 mi) ↑ N Stora Enso Maxau Biomass 78.0 MW
19 km (11 mi) ↙ SW Sessenheim Solar 1.06702 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N MiRO Oil 70.0 MW
21 km (13 mi) ↑ N HKW Wörth Gas 59.0 MW
26 km (16 mi) ← W Surbourg Solar 1.03262 MW
26 km (16 mi) ↘ SE Rudolf-Fettweis-Werk 2 Hydro 65.0 MW
31 km (19 mi) ↙ SW Gambsheim Hydro 1.1 MW
34 km (21 mi) ↙ SW Schweighouse-sur-Moder Biomass 2.4 MW
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW Uhlwiller Solar 1.20602 MW
40 km (25 mi) ↖ NW Natural Gas Turbine #1 Gas 28.0 MW
40 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Kraftwerk Nord Other 56.0 MW
40 km (25 mi) ↘ SE Kläranlage Waste 12.0 MW
41 km (25 mi) ↓ S Coal Plant #2 Coal 18.5 MW
50 km (31 mi) ↓ S STRASBOURG Hydro 148.0 MW
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW Weinbourg Solar 5.35889 MW
56 km (35 mi) ↓ S Eschau Hydro 1.125 MW
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW Duppigheim Solar 1.02351 MW
64 km (39 mi) ↓ S GERSTHEIM Hydro 140.5 MW
75 km (46 mi) ← W Dehlingen Wind 12.0 MW
75 km (46 mi) ← W Schmittviller Solar 1.46074 MW
77 km (47 mi) ← W Woelfling-lès-Sarreguemines Wind 10.0 MW
77 km (48 mi) ↓ S RHINAU Hydro 167.8 MW
80 km (49 mi) ↓ S Hilsenheim Solar 1.46003 MW
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S Ebersheim Solar 1.09706 MW
85 km (53 mi) ← W Sarreguemines Solar 1.94781 MW
86 km (53 mi) ← W Saarbrücken SCN Solar 4.0 MW
89 km (55 mi) ↓ S Mussig Solar 2.50211 MW
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S MARCKOLSHEIM Hydro 156.2 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S Vogtsburg Solar Power Plant Solar 7.8 MW
100 km (62 mi) ↓ S GuD Anlage WVK Gas 60.1 MW
101 km (63 mi) ↓ S HKW Freiberg Gas 27.0 MW
101 km (63 mi) ↓ S Ribeauvillé Biomass 1.413 MW
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S Colmar Solar 1.58379 MW
107 km (66 mi) ↓ S VOGELGRUN Hydro 140.5 MW
117 km (73 mi) ↓ S FESSENHEIM Hydro 175.0 MW
119 km (74 mi) ↓ S TREA Breisgau Waste 13.6 MW
122 km (75 mi) ↓ S Munster Hydro 1.185 MW
130 km (81 mi) ↓ S Ungersheim Solar 2.13922 MW
133 km (83 mi) ↓ S Feldkirch Solar 2.02255 MW
135 km (84 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 2.8 earthquake that struck 1 km S of Steinmauern, Germany on November 25, 2008 04:52:29. 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 2.8 Earthquake Struck 1 km S of Steinmauern, Germany on November 25, 2008 04:52:29
Date and Time
2008-11-25 04:52:29 (UTC)
Magnitude
2.8 Magnitude (richter scle)
Depth
10.0 km
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