Latest Earthquakes Near Wächtersbach, Hesse in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Wächtersbach, Hesse in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Wächtersbach, 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 350 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 05:21:10
49.6088, 8.2773
102 km (63 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.2
11.01 km
9 years ago
On 2014-05-17 16:46:27
49.7934, 8.6319
69 km (43 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 3.6
10 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
103 km (64 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
81 km (50 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
74 km (46 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 3.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
139 km (86 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.4
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-25 04:52:29
48.89, 8.199
171 km (106 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
163 km (101 mi) ↖ NW of Wächtersbach
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
131 km (81 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
133 km (82 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
77 km (48 mi) ↑ N of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
137 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
107 km (66 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 09:48:22
48.87, 8.2
173 km (107 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 3.2
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-13 14:11:38
49.65, 8.24
101 km (62 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-23 07:43:21
49.188, 8.144
144 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-20 08:22:32
50.221, 7.823
104 km (65 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-17 19:03:36
50.2, 8.03
90 km (56 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-01 11:25:52
50.046, 7.405
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-03 03:29:18
50.27, 7.46
130 km (81 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-03 02:58:08
50.404, 7.24
146 km (91 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 4.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-06-20 01:26:32
50.04, 7.9
102 km (63 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-05-29 10:01:02
49.585, 8.245
105 km (65 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-05-03 22:58:04
50.29, 7.53
125 km (78 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-20 16:29:58
50.308, 7.458
130 km (81 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-04-11 17:01:02
50.294, 7.363
137 km (85 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.3
11.5 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-14 22:10:55
50.1, 7.65
118 km (73 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.7
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-01-11 03:24:40
50.13, 7.66
117 km (72 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-18 08:26:09
50.26, 7.38
136 km (84 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.1
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
149 km (93 mi) ↑ N of Wächtersbach
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-01 00:17:03
50.51, 7.237
148 km (92 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3
4 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-01 00:00:06
50.508, 7.227
149 km (92 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.9
4 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
64 km (40 mi) ↖ NW of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
11.3 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-22 11:48:11
50.38, 7.38
136 km (84 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.3
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-25 05:14:02
48.88, 8.2
172 km (106 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 2.7
13 km
17 years ago
On 2006-06-13 10:10:17
49.791, 7.356
147 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
14.7 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-28 15:02:13
50.321, 7.295
142 km (88 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.9
6 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-07 21:26:46
50.27, 7.59
121 km (75 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 3.1
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-10 06:16:40
49.89, 7.39
141 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-10 05:43:12
49.89, 7.41
140 km (87 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 3.5
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-21 20:51:54
50.12, 7.68
116 km (72 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
78 km (48 mi) ↑ N of Wächtersbach
M 3.2
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-03-26 18:17:03
49.36, 8.81
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-16 14:57:20
49.85, 7.5
135 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.7
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-10 15:32:23
49.35, 8.41
119 km (73 mi) ↓ S of Wächtersbach
M 3.3
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-12-05 07:43:33
50.562, 7.093
159 km (99 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.6
4 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-22 23:30:57
50.33, 7.42
133 km (82 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.5
5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-08 03:42:51
49.804, 8.494
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW of Wächtersbach
M 2.7
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-09 23:20:04
50.683, 7.181
157 km (97 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.7
7.2 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-09 02:27:37
50.677, 7.179
156 km (97 mi) ← W of Wächtersbach
M 2.8
7.5 km

Wächtersbach Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Wächtersbach has experiences a total of 350 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Wächtersbach 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Wächtersbach was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:15.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 28 7.33%
M 2 227 59.42%
M 3 85 22.25%
M 4 5 1.31%
M 5 5 1.31%

Magnitude distribution for Wächtersbach was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:32.

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 Wächtersbach, Hesse, Germany?

The last earthquake in Wächtersbach was 3 years ago and struck 102 km (63 mi) ↙ SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 11.01 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Wächtersbach was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 66 km (41 mi) ↑ N of the city, 35 years ago.

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

In 2024, Wächtersbach has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 4.67 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Wächtersbach is struck by an earthquake every 0.39 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.