Latest Earthquakes Near Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony 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 46 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
9 years ago
On 2015-04-16 06:38:08
51.44, 12.129
118 km (73 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 3.3
20.6 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:16:58
51.48, 11.809
96 km (60 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 2.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE of Bad Harzburg
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
152 km (95 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
127 km (79 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 3.2
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW of Bad Harzburg
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
45 km (28 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-06-05 22:34:30
51.37, 10.728
58 km (36 mi) ↘ SE of Bad Harzburg
M 2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-24 20:39:26
51.346, 10.705
60 km (37 mi) ↘ SE of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-22 12:55:23
50.8, 10.1
124 km (77 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.3
1 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-06 19:30:58
51.5, 10.5
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 1.7
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-02 00:15:42
51.5, 10.4
43 km (27 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.1
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-02-25 18:00:53
51.5, 10.4
43 km (27 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.2
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-01-10 07:33:54
51.5, 10.5
42 km (26 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.5
1 km
23 years ago
On 2000-11-21 14:00:36
50.8, 10.0
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
1 km
24 years ago
On 2000-03-17 19:38:12
51.033, 12.385
157 km (98 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 1.4
10 km
26 years ago
On 1998-02-05 04:21:49
51.47, 8.1
175 km (109 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-09-11 03:36:36
51.327, 11.68
98 km (61 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 4.9
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-06-28 18:05:30
51.797, 8.181
163 km (101 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 3
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-06-03 13:55:47
51.205, 9.481
106 km (65 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
144 km (89 mi) ↖ NW of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-02-25 14:23:23
51.608, 11.316
60 km (37 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 3.1
10 km
28 years ago
On 1995-07-18 07:20:38
51.648, 12.941
165 km (103 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-04-03 10:34:48
51.915, 12.528
134 km (83 mi) ↗ NE of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-03-30 15:13:02
51.736, 10.218
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-07-06 11:00:16
51.189, 9.139
125 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-28 21:06:28
50.851, 12.18
160 km (99 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 2.7
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-08-01 06:20:18
51.204, 12.222
137 km (85 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 2.9
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-04-29 14:49:25
50.663, 9.347
159 km (99 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-04-26 15:24:58
51.607, 9.154
101 km (63 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 2.7
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-02-06 20:05:28
51.764, 9.656
63 km (39 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 2.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-03-13 13:02:14
50.711, 9.896
138 km (85 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 5.4
1 km
35 years ago
On 1989-01-10 13:01:38
50.605, 10.035
146 km (91 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-01-03 06:55:40
50.637, 10.316
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.7
10 km
35 years ago
On 1988-06-29 19:58:34
51.048, 9.254
129 km (80 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.3
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-02-25 14:50:05
50.859, 9.101
152 km (94 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-02-10 20:58:36
50.607, 10.094
145 km (90 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
10 km
37 years ago
On 1987-02-23 23:42:10
51.723, 8.583
137 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 2.4
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-03-19 20:53:50
51.512, 8.777
129 km (80 mi) ↙ SW of Bad Harzburg
M 2.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-05-19 12:08:20
50.682, 9.898
141 km (87 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.3
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-03-17 02:34:39
51.857, 12.167
110 km (68 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-07-02 03:18:45
51.41, 10.557
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 3.6
10 km
41 years ago
On 1982-12-01 03:55:24
51.418, 10.522
51 km (32 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-05-07 23:42:03
51.45, 10.47
48 km (30 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 2.6
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-02-20 04:34:39
51.315, 11.833
108 km (67 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-01-29 23:03:50
50.627, 9.497
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 3.4
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-10-09 12:48:52
50.866, 10.433
113 km (70 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-05 13:29:49
51.156, 11.801
117 km (73 mi) → E of Bad Harzburg
M 2.5
10 km
43 years ago
On 1980-10-13 01:09:00
51.376, 10.436
57 km (35 mi) ↓ S of Bad Harzburg
M 3.1
10 km

Bad Harzburg Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Bad Harzburg has experiences a total of 46 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Bad Harzburg 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 2 3.57%
M 2 28 50.0%
M 3 10 17.86%
M 4 2 3.57%
M 5 4 7.14%

Magnitude distribution for Bad Harzburg was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:33.

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 Harzburg, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Bad Harzburg was 9 years ago and struck 118 km (73 mi) → E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.30 on the richter scale and a depth of 20.6 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Bad Harzburg was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 138 km (85 mi) ↓ S of the city, 35 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony, Germany?

In 2024, Bad Harzburg has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.61 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Bad Harzburg is struck by an earthquake every 0.05 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.