Latest Earthquakes Near Bad Hersfeld, Hesse in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Bad Hersfeld, Hesse in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Bad Hersfeld, Hesse in Germany. Each earthquake event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event ever recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 219 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
10 years ago
On 2014-05-17 16:46:27
49.7934, 8.6319
142 km (88 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.6
10 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
144 km (89 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
143 km (89 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
135 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.4
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
143 km (88 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
170 km (105 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
158 km (98 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
170 km (105 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
14.8 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
25 km (16 mi) → E of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
156 km (97 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:16:58
51.48, 11.809
161 km (100 mi) ↗ NE of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-20 08:22:32
50.221, 7.823
151 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-17 19:03:36
50.2, 8.03
140 km (87 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 20:14:17
51.696, 7.82
160 km (99 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-06-20 01:26:32
50.04, 7.9
157 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
2 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-03 22:58:04
50.29, 7.53
166 km (103 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-20 16:29:58
50.308, 7.458
170 km (106 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
80 km (50 mi) ↗ NE of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
39 km (24 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2006-02-05 02:02:35
51.689, 7.789
161 km (100 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
1 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-28 03:14:13
51.711, 7.818
161 km (100 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
25 km (15 mi) → E of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.2
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-25 22:48:15
51.559, 7.738
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.9
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-05 16:28:21
51.585, 7.815
153 km (95 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-01 18:26:31
51.675, 7.957
151 km (93 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.9
1 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-27 05:19:45
51.574, 7.81
153 km (95 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-25 18:45:14
51.721, 7.861
159 km (99 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
1 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 23:30:57
50.33, 7.42
172 km (107 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-08 03:42:51
49.804, 8.494
146 km (91 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.7
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-17 20:14:13
51.644, 7.858
154 km (96 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-05 10:06:05
49.759, 8.226
162 km (100 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-08-20 23:35:16
49.929, 8.42
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.2
7.2 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
82 km (51 mi) ↑ N of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.1
5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-17 23:59:45
51.674, 7.837
157 km (98 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.4
1 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-17 22:03:31
51.671, 7.743
163 km (101 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-24 14:51:40
51.547, 7.769
154 km (96 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.7
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-17 03:40:24
51.787, 7.842
164 km (102 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-17 00:54:25
49.953, 8.621
127 km (79 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.1
1.7 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-04 19:25:55
50.14, 8.66
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 3.2
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-04-30 02:47:00
49.836, 8.513
143 km (88 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.6
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-04-04 06:35:19
49.857, 8.47
143 km (88 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
13.4 km
20 years ago
On 2004-04-04 01:19:28
49.893, 8.47
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.8
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-26 18:21:47
50.348, 7.617
158 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.5
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-05 14:47:53
50.239, 8.557
107 km (66 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 3
18.8 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-23 12:26:54
51.595, 7.814
154 km (96 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.4
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-12-14 06:06:09
50.102, 8.412
125 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.3
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-28 00:50:58
51.602, 7.778
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-27 02:44:58
51.589, 7.769
156 km (97 mi) ← W of Bad Hersfeld
M 1.8
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-09-26 07:52:09
49.956, 7.886
164 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Hersfeld
M 2.3
5 km

Bad Hersfeld Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Bad Hersfeld has experiences a total of 219 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Bad Hersfeld 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Bad Hersfeld was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:10.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 11 4.55%
M 2 137 56.61%
M 3 62 25.62%
M 4 4 1.65%
M 5 5 2.07%

Magnitude distribution for Bad Hersfeld was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:26.

To conserve energy and maximize resource utilization, we calculate historical earthquake statistics in batches. This is done sporadically when sufficient resources are available to the system. Thus, annual earthquakes count and magnitude distribution for various locations on earth, may lag behind in certain instances. Most commonly it's a matter of hours, sometimes days, or even up to a few weeks.

Common Questions

When was the last earthquake in Bad Hersfeld, Hesse, Germany?

The last earthquake in Bad Hersfeld was 10 years ago and struck 142 km (88 mi) ↓ S of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.60 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bad Hersfeld, Hesse, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Bad Hersfeld was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 22 km (13 mi) ↘ SE of the city, 35 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bad Hersfeld, Hesse, Germany?

In 2024, Bad Hersfeld has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 2.92 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Bad Hersfeld is struck by an earthquake every 0.24 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.