Latest Earthquakes in Lapland, Finland

Latest Earthquakes in Lapland, Finland

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Lapland, 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 24 out of 20 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
28 years ago
On 1996-01-21 02:16:27
69.379, 23.371
205 km (127 mi) โ†– NW of Lapland
M 3.7
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-28 13:06:06
69.024, 30.038
189 km (117 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.7
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-02 12:18:24
68.947, 29.891
179 km (111 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.6
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-30 12:29:34
68.883, 29.857
173 km (108 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-30 12:26:50
68.966, 29.929
181 km (112 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-23 12:08:35
68.869, 29.727
168 km (104 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.5
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-04 12:45:28
68.889, 29.808
172 km (107 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.2
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-10-21 12:07:09
68.943, 30.233
189 km (118 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-10-12 11:56:11
69.006, 29.961
185 km (115 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.7
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-26 11:01:01
69.003, 29.903
183 km (114 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.8
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-24 09:57:44
69.39, 29.607
205 km (127 mi) โ†‘ N of Lapland
M 2.7
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-08-19 11:19:48
69.058, 30.089
193 km (119 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 3.1
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-07-29 11:07:38
69.069, 30.107
194 km (120 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.3
5 km
30 years ago
On 1994-07-22 11:19:29
69.078, 30.144
196 km (121 mi) โ†— NE of Lapland
M 2.8
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-04-14 11:19:08
68.918, 24.897
128 km (80 mi) โ†– NW of Lapland
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-05-05 11:40:00
68.828, 28.787
137 km (85 mi) โ†‘ N of Lapland
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-10-03 11:25:33
67.323, 30.105
166 km (103 mi) โ†’ E of Lapland
M 2.2
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-07-18 13:51:10
68.351, 25.537
62 km (38 mi) โ†– NW of Lapland
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-02-01 11:46:07
67.297, 30.123
168 km (104 mi) โ†’ E of Lapland
M 3
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-01-10 07:46:36
67.314, 23.545
142 km (88 mi) โ†™ SW of Lapland
M 3
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-07-13 01:42:18
67.843, 24.019
104 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Lapland
M 3
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-04-02 19:29:37
66.98, 23.53
164 km (102 mi) โ†™ SW of Lapland
M 3.2
10 km
41 years ago
On 1983-01-04 20:51:03
68.533, 22.64
173 km (107 mi) โ† W of Lapland
M 3.3
10 km
46 years ago
On 1978-05-22 09:14:25
69.067, 23.182
185 km (115 mi) โ† W of Lapland
M 0
33 km

Lapland Earthquake Statistics

Lapland in , Finland has experienced a total of 20 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Lapland 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 12 50.0%
M 3 8 33.33%

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

When was the last earthquake in Lapland, Finland?

The last earthquake in Lapland was 28 years ago and struck 205 km (127 mi) โ†– NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.70 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lapland, Finland?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Lapland was a 3.70 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 42 km NNE of Kautokeino, Norway or 205 km (127 mi) โ†– NW from the center of Lapland, 28 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lapland, Finland?

In 2024, Lapland 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 Lapland is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Lapland has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.27 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Lapland is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Lapland, 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.