Latest Earthquakes Near Hildesheim, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Hildesheim, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Hildesheim, 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 84 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW of Hildesheim
M 2.9
5.31 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
141 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
161 km (100 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
154 km (95 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
117 km (73 mi) ↖ NW of Hildesheim
M 2.8
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:16:58
51.48, 11.809
147 km (91 mi) → E of Hildesheim
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 20:14:17
51.696, 7.82
154 km (96 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.7
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
106 km (66 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
157 km (97 mi) ↓ S of Hildesheim
M 2.6
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2006-02-05 02:02:35
51.689, 7.789
156 km (97 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.6
1 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-28 03:14:13
51.711, 7.818
154 km (95 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.8
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
152 km (94 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 3.2
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-07-15 15:02:48
52.927, 8.622
124 km (77 mi) ← W of Hildesheim
M 4
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-25 22:48:15
51.559, 7.738
165 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.9
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-05 16:28:21
51.585, 7.815
159 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.5
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-01 18:26:31
51.675, 7.957
146 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.9
1 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-27 05:19:45
51.574, 7.81
160 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.8
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-25 18:45:14
51.721, 7.861
151 km (93 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.6
1 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
101 km (62 mi) ↖ NW of Hildesheim
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-17 20:14:13
51.644, 7.858
154 km (95 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.5
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-17 23:59:45
51.674, 7.837
154 km (95 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.4
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-17 22:03:31
51.671, 7.743
160 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-24 14:51:40
51.547, 7.769
164 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.7
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-17 03:40:24
51.787, 7.842
150 km (93 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.8
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-23 12:26:54
51.595, 7.814
159 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.4
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-28 00:50:58
51.602, 7.778
161 km (100 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-27 02:44:58
51.589, 7.769
162 km (100 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 1.8
5 km
21 years ago
On 2003-06-05 22:34:30
51.37, 10.728
101 km (63 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-24 20:39:26
51.346, 10.705
103 km (64 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.6
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-22 12:55:23
50.8, 10.1
150 km (93 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.3
1 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-05 01:12:15
51.6, 7.8
159 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 1.9
1 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-06 19:30:58
51.5, 10.5
81 km (50 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 1.7
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-02 00:15:42
51.5, 10.4
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.1
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-02-25 18:00:53
51.5, 10.4
78 km (48 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.2
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-01-10 07:33:54
51.5, 10.5
81 km (50 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.5
1 km
23 years ago
On 2000-11-21 14:00:36
50.8, 10.0
150 km (93 mi) ↘ SE of Hildesheim
M 2.6
1 km
23 years ago
On 2000-08-01 03:07:58
51.6, 7.8
159 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 1.8
1 km
24 years ago
On 2000-05-19 19:22:40
53.407, 10.88
153 km (95 mi) ↑ N of Hildesheim
M 3.5
10 km
24 years ago
On 2000-02-09 21:25:39
51.772, 7.775
154 km (96 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.7
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-09-23 15:53:09
51.532, 7.869
158 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 3.1
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-05-31 15:54:03
51.814, 7.95
142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.5
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-09-17 17:00:30
52.031, 7.815
146 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.6
10 km
25 years ago
On 1998-07-22 19:51:47
51.61, 7.875
154 km (96 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 3.1
10 km
26 years ago
On 1998-02-05 04:21:49
51.47, 8.1
148 km (92 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 2.6
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-09-11 03:36:36
51.327, 11.68
150 km (93 mi) → E of Hildesheim
M 4.9
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-06-28 18:05:30
51.797, 8.181
127 km (79 mi) ↙ SW of Hildesheim
M 3
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-06-03 13:55:47
51.205, 9.481
110 km (68 mi) ↓ S of Hildesheim
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
94 km (58 mi) ↖ NW of Hildesheim
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-02-25 14:23:23
51.608, 11.316
111 km (69 mi) → E of Hildesheim
M 3.1
10 km

Hildesheim Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Hildesheim has experiences a total of 84 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Hildesheim 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Hildesheim was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:19.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 4 4.26%
M 2 56 59.57%
M 3 18 19.15%
M 4 3 3.19%
M 5 3 3.19%

Magnitude distribution for Hildesheim was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:11:33.

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 Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Hildesheim was 2 years ago and struck 120 km (74 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 Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Hildesheim was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 160 km (99 mi) ↓ S of the city, 35 years ago.

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

In 2024, Hildesheim has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 1.12 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Hildesheim is struck by an earthquake every 0.09 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.