Latest Earthquakes in North Karelia, Finland

Latest Earthquakes in North Karelia, Finland

An overview of the latest earthquakes near North Karelia, 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 8 out of 5 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
16 years ago
On 2008-07-02 10:59:45
61.174, 28.387
203 km (126 mi) โ†“ S of North Karelia
M 2.5
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-02-21 11:47:53
63.228, 27.123
159 km (99 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-12-02 11:47:13
63.237, 27.271
153 km (95 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 2.1
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-30 11:53:45
63.233, 27.176
157 km (97 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 2.1
5 km
29 years ago
On 1994-11-25 11:47:46
63.278, 27.067
164 km (102 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 2.3
5 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-17 10:45:47
63.217, 27.513
140 km (87 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1993-04-29 10:56:36
63.28, 27.247
155 km (96 mi) โ† W of North Karelia
M 0
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-03-25 10:00:06
64.621, 30.576
202 km (126 mi) โ†‘ N of North Karelia
M 3.9
10 km

North Karelia Earthquake Statistics

North Karelia in , Finland has experienced a total of 5 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in North Karelia 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for North Karelia was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:01:18.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 4 50.0%
M 3 1 12.5%

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

When was the last earthquake in North Karelia, Finland?

The last earthquake in North Karelia was 16 years ago and struck 203 km (126 mi) โ†“ S of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near North Karelia, Finland?

The strongest earthquake recorded near North Karelia was a 3.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 5 km N of Kostomuksha, Russia or 202 km (126 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of North Karelia, 32 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near North Karelia, Finland?

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

In 2024, North Karelia has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.07 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that North Karelia is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.01 months.

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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.