Latest Earthquakes Near Elbe, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Elbe, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Elbe, 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.
Refresh
(Currently displaying 50 out of 44 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
138 km (85 mi) ↖ NW of Elbe
M 2.9
5.31 km
9 years ago
On 2015-04-16 06:38:08
51.44, 12.129
145 km (90 mi) → E of Elbe
M 3.3
20.6 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
147 km (91 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
136 km (84 mi) ↖ NW of Elbe
M 2.8
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:16:58
51.48, 11.809
124 km (77 mi) → E of Elbe
M 2.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
90 km (56 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
160 km (99 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.6
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
145 km (90 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 3.2
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-15 15:02:48
52.927, 8.622
146 km (90 mi) ← W of Elbe
M 4
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
116 km (72 mi) ↖ NW of Elbe
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-06-05 22:34:30
51.37, 10.728
85 km (52 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-24 20:39:26
51.346, 10.705
86 km (54 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.6
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-22 12:55:23
50.8, 10.1
143 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.3
1 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-06 19:30:58
51.5, 10.5
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 1.7
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-02 00:15:42
51.5, 10.4
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.1
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-02-25 18:00:53
51.5, 10.4
65 km (40 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.2
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-01-10 07:33:54
51.5, 10.5
66 km (41 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.5
1 km
23 years ago
On 2000-11-21 14:00:36
50.8, 10.0
144 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.6
1 km
24 years ago
On 2000-05-19 19:22:40
53.407, 10.88
152 km (94 mi) ↑ N of Elbe
M 3.5
10 km
26 years ago
On 1998-02-05 04:21:49
51.47, 8.1
164 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 2.6
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-09-11 03:36:36
51.327, 11.68
127 km (79 mi) → E of Elbe
M 4.9
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-06-28 18:05:30
51.797, 8.181
147 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 3
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-06-03 13:55:47
51.205, 9.481
112 km (69 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
114 km (71 mi) ↖ NW of Elbe
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-02-25 14:23:23
51.608, 11.316
88 km (54 mi) → E of Elbe
M 3.1
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-04-03 10:34:48
51.915, 12.528
154 km (96 mi) → E of Elbe
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-03-30 15:13:02
51.736, 10.218
38 km (24 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-07-06 11:00:16
51.189, 9.139
126 km (78 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 0
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-08-01 06:20:18
51.204, 12.222
165 km (102 mi) → E of Elbe
M 2.9
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-04-26 15:24:58
51.607, 9.154
93 km (58 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 2.7
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-02-06 20:05:28
51.764, 9.656
55 km (34 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 2.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-03-13 13:02:14
50.711, 9.896
154 km (96 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 5.4
1 km
35 years ago
On 1989-01-03 06:55:40
50.637, 10.316
160 km (99 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.7
10 km
35 years ago
On 1988-06-29 19:58:34
51.048, 9.254
135 km (84 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.3
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-02-25 14:50:05
50.859, 9.101
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 0
10 km
37 years ago
On 1987-02-23 23:42:10
51.723, 8.583
123 km (76 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 2.4
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-03-19 20:53:50
51.512, 8.777
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Elbe
M 2.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-05-19 12:08:20
50.682, 9.898
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.3
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-03-17 02:34:39
51.857, 12.167
131 km (81 mi) → E of Elbe
M 0
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-07-02 03:18:45
51.41, 10.557
77 km (47 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 3.6
10 km
41 years ago
On 1982-12-01 03:55:24
51.418, 10.522
75 km (47 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-05-07 23:42:03
51.45, 10.47
71 km (44 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 2.6
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-02-20 04:34:39
51.315, 11.833
136 km (84 mi) → E of Elbe
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-10-09 12:48:52
50.866, 10.433
135 km (84 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-17 01:18:38
52.924, 8.557
149 km (92 mi) ← W of Elbe
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-05 13:29:49
51.156, 11.801
147 km (91 mi) → E of Elbe
M 2.5
10 km
43 years ago
On 1980-10-13 01:09:00
51.376, 10.436
79 km (49 mi) ↘ SE of Elbe
M 3.1
10 km
46 years ago
On 1978-05-26 14:23:23
50.832, 9.059
162 km (101 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 2.7
10 km
46 years ago
On 1977-11-18 15:12:33
50.944, 9.787
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S of Elbe
M 0
33 km

Elbe Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Elbe has experiences a total of 44 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Elbe 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 1 1.89%
M 2 27 50.94%
M 3 10 18.87%
M 4 3 5.66%
M 5 3 5.66%

Magnitude distribution for Elbe 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 Elbe, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Elbe was 2 years ago and struck 138 km (85 mi) ↖ NW of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 5.31 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Elbe was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 154 km (96 mi) ↓ S of the city, 35 years ago.

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

In 2024, Elbe has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.59 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Elbe is struck by an earthquake every 0.05 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.