Latest Earthquakes Near Dornum, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Dornum, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Dornum, 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 27 out of 25 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2022-09-24 10:20:37
53.3619, 6.8098
51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 2.7
5 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
127 km (79 mi) → E of Dornum
M 2.9
5.31 km
5 years ago
On 2019-05-22 03:48:59
53.3922, 6.5867
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.2
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-07 23:19:08
53.41, 6.623
59 km (36 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.4
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-16 20:30:33
53.342, 6.752
56 km (34 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.4
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-30 05:54:28
53.378, 6.602
62 km (38 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.3
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
147 km (91 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3.4
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
128 km (79 mi) → E of Dornum
M 2.8
5 km
17 years ago
On 2007-03-20 19:54:47
52.362, 7.607
143 km (89 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3.7
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-08 05:03:59
53.363, 6.536
66 km (41 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 14:37:36
52.815, 7.822
96 km (59 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-15 15:02:48
52.927, 8.622
112 km (69 mi) → E of Dornum
M 4
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
152 km (94 mi) → E of Dornum
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 23:32:05
52.857, 6.413
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S of Dornum
M 3
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-10 00:22:34
53.382, 6.314
79 km (49 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 3.1
10 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-24 01:52:39
53.211, 6.374
85 km (52 mi) ↙ SW of Dornum
M 2.9
10 km
21 years ago
On 2003-01-06 21:49:36
52.317, 7.609
148 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 4.3
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-29 20:44:30
52.3, 7.7
150 km (93 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3
2 km
27 years ago
On 1997-02-19 21:53:46
52.98, 6.734
87 km (54 mi) ↓ S of Dornum
M 3
5 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
143 km (89 mi) → E of Dornum
M 0
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-01-29 05:52:37
52.227, 7.779
159 km (99 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3.7
5 km
31 years ago
On 1993-03-22 18:40:45
52.245, 7.784
157 km (97 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 3.8
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-05-16 02:06:16
52.309, 7.649
149 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 4.7
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-04-15 10:49:28
54.305, 6.187
109 km (67 mi) ← W of Dornum
M 3.7
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-17 01:18:38
52.924, 8.557
109 km (68 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-13 08:12:42
52.385, 7.613
140 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Dornum
M 4.3
10 km
47 years ago
On 1977-06-02 13:32:14
53.067, 9.553
154 km (96 mi) → E of Dornum
M 3.8
0 km

Dornum Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Dornum has experiences a total of 25 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Dornum 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Dornum was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:17.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 4 14.81%
M 3 16 59.26%
M 4 5 18.52%

Magnitude distribution for Dornum was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:37.

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 Dornum, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Dornum was 1 year ago and struck 51 km (32 mi) ↙ SW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.70 on the richter scale and a depth of 5.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Dornum, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Dornum was a 4.70 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 149 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of the city, 33 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Dornum, Lower Saxony, Germany?

In 2024, Dornum has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.33 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Dornum is struck by an earthquake every 0.03 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.