Latest Earthquakes Near Dorum, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Dorum, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Dorum, 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 19 out of 17 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2022-09-24 10:20:37
53.3619, 6.8098
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 2.7
5 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
74 km (46 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 2.9
5.31 km
5 years ago
On 2019-05-22 03:48:59
53.3922, 6.5867
134 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3.2
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-07 23:19:08
53.41, 6.623
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3.4
10 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-16 20:30:33
53.342, 6.752
126 km (78 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3.4
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-30 05:54:28
53.378, 6.602
134 km (83 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3.3
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
76 km (47 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 2.8
5 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-08 05:03:59
53.363, 6.536
139 km (86 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3.8
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 14:37:36
52.815, 7.822
108 km (67 mi) ↓ S of Dorum
M 3
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-15 15:02:48
52.927, 8.622
84 km (52 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 4
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
96 km (59 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 23:32:05
52.857, 6.413
170 km (105 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-24 01:52:39
53.211, 6.374
154 km (96 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 2.9
10 km
24 years ago
On 2000-05-19 19:22:40
53.407, 10.88
155 km (96 mi) → E of Dorum
M 3.5
10 km
27 years ago
On 1997-02-19 21:53:46
52.98, 6.734
144 km (90 mi) ↙ SW of Dorum
M 3
5 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
102 km (63 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-17 01:18:38
52.924, 8.557
84 km (52 mi) ↓ S of Dorum
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-13 08:12:42
52.385, 7.613
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Dorum
M 4.3
10 km
47 years ago
On 1977-06-02 13:32:14
53.067, 9.553
95 km (59 mi) ↘ SE of Dorum
M 3.8
0 km

Dorum Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Dorum has experiences a total of 17 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Dorum 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 4 21.05%
M 3 10 52.63%
M 4 3 15.79%

Magnitude distribution for Dorum was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:11:30.

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 Dorum, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Dorum was 1 year ago and struck 121 km (75 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 Dorum, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Dorum was a 4.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 5.5 kilometers. It struck 96 km (59 mi) ↘ SE of the city, 19 years ago.

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

In 2024, Dorum has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.23 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Dorum is struck by an earthquake every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in Lower Saxony, 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.