Latest Earthquakes Near Bensheim, Hesse in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Bensheim, Hesse in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Bensheim, 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 1757 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2022-10-16 04:13:19
48.3291, 9.0124
153 km (95 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 3.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-09 11:47:29
48.3554, 8.8997
149 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-06-26 03:00:24
48.6789, 7.8045
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 4.1
2.47 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-22 19:34:58
48.6224, 7.7129
135 km (83 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.3
7.04 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 05:21:10
49.6088, 8.2773
25 km (16 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.2
11.01 km
10 years ago
On 2014-05-17 16:46:27
49.7934, 8.6319
12 km (7 mi) ↑ N of Bensheim
M 3.6
10 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW of Bensheim
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW of Bensheim
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
44 km (27 mi) ↖ NW of Bensheim
M 3.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
117 km (73 mi) ← W of Bensheim
M 3.4
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-12 03:02:50
48.427, 9.098
144 km (89 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-25 04:52:29
48.89, 8.199
93 km (58 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.8
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
110 km (68 mi) ← W of Bensheim
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
114 km (71 mi) ← W of Bensheim
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-28 00:02:22
49.33, 6.79
137 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-09 04:32:21
48.45, 9.04
140 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.7
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-03 04:35:38
48.45, 9.02
140 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
157 km (97 mi) ↑ N of Bensheim
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-03 07:47:56
49.343, 6.822
135 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
102 km (63 mi) ← W of Bensheim
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-19 09:35:14
49.34, 6.8
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
80 km (49 mi) ← W of Bensheim
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-31 20:52:05
48.447, 7.814
149 km (92 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-25 16:05:09
48.45, 7.78
150 km (93 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.7
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-25 13:17:18
48.45, 7.81
149 km (92 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.8
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-25 13:16:15
48.46, 7.81
148 km (92 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.5
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-07 05:06:49
48.628, 8.516
117 km (73 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 2.5
23 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-23 15:30:56
49.364, 6.845
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 4.5
2 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-21 22:06:52
49.382, 6.806
135 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-18 13:28:56
49.37, 6.85
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.2
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-18 08:11:44
49.366, 6.703
142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 09:48:22
48.87, 8.2
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S of Bensheim
M 3.2
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-15 06:34:29
49.374, 6.824
134 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-14 17:24:11
49.359, 6.81
135 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-13 22:40:45
49.35, 6.85
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-13 13:56:46
49.39, 6.78
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 06:59:37
49.389, 6.774
137 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-09 20:47:10
49.37, 6.81
135 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-05 00:16:55
48.441, 9.03
141 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.6
8 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-04 00:44:53
49.37, 6.84
133 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.4
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-02 01:46:02
49.37, 6.82
134 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-01 06:28:34
49.352, 6.715
142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-01 06:09:51
48.443, 9.028
141 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.5
2 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-30 21:37:11
49.36, 6.798
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-30 14:30:37
48.47, 8.95
137 km (85 mi) ↘ SE of Bensheim
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-30 11:46:07
49.38, 6.82
134 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-30 05:06:18
49.362, 6.845
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-26 15:33:08
49.386, 6.846
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-26 05:44:31
49.37, 6.83
133 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-26 04:19:30
49.38, 6.79
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Bensheim
M 3.8
1 km

Bensheim Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Bensheim has experiences a total of 1757 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Bensheim 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Bensheim was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:11.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 1 0.05%
M 1 148 7.96%
M 2 1222 65.73%
M 3 359 19.31%
M 4 23 1.24%
M 5 4 0.22%

Magnitude distribution for Bensheim 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 Bensheim, Hesse, Germany?

The last earthquake in Bensheim was 1 year ago and struck 153 km (95 mi) ↘ SE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bensheim, Hesse, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Bensheim was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 146 km (90 mi) ↑ N of the city, 35 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bensheim, Hesse, Germany?

In 2024, Bensheim has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 23.43 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Bensheim is struck by an earthquake every 1.95 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in Hesse, Germany

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.