Latest Earthquakes in Kainuu, Finland

Latest Earthquakes in Kainuu, Finland

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Kainuu, Finland. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 11 out of 7 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
6 years ago
On 2017-12-07 22:32:12
64.8516, 25.2895
173 km (107 mi) โ† W of Kainuu
M 3.5
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-03-31 09:00:02
64.772, 30.057
76 km (47 mi) โ†— NE of Kainuu
M 2.3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-02-21 11:47:53
63.228, 27.123
150 km (93 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-02 11:47:13
63.237, 27.271
145 km (90 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 2.1
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-30 11:53:45
63.233, 27.176
148 km (92 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 2.1
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-25 11:47:46
63.278, 27.067
146 km (91 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 2.3
5 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-17 10:45:47
63.217, 27.513
142 km (88 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-04-29 10:56:36
63.28, 27.247
142 km (88 mi) โ†“ S of Kainuu
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-03-25 10:00:06
64.621, 30.576
91 km (57 mi) โ†— NE of Kainuu
M 3.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-02-21 02:54:04
65.448, 28.257
121 km (75 mi) โ†– NW of Kainuu
M 3.5
10 km
41 years ago
On 1983-05-15 14:24:16
65.704, 27.185
165 km (102 mi) โ†– NW of Kainuu
M 0
10 km

Kainuu Earthquake Statistics

Kainuu in , Finland has experienced a total of 7 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Kainuu 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Kainuu was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:34.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 4 36.36%
M 3 3 27.27%

Magnitude distribution for Kainuu was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:26.

When was the last earthquake in Kainuu, Finland?

The last earthquake in Kainuu was 6 years ago and struck 173 km (107 mi) โ† W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kainuu, Finland?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Kainuu was a 3.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 5 km N of Kostomuksha, Russia or 91 km (57 mi) โ†— NE from the center of Kainuu, 32 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kainuu, Finland?

In 2024, Kainuu has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Kainuu is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Kainuu has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.09 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Kainuu is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Kainuu, Finland

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.