Latest Earthquakes Near Obernkirchen, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Obernkirchen, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Obernkirchen, 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 223 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
93 km (58 mi) ↑ N of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
5.31 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
96 km (59 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
131 km (81 mi) ↓ S of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
118 km (73 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
100 km (62 mi) ← W of Obernkirchen
M 3.4
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
90 km (55 mi) ↖ NW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
5 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 20:14:17
51.696, 7.82
110 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-08 18:44:49
51.661, 7.704
118 km (73 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
17 years ago
On 2007-03-20 19:54:47
52.362, 7.607
103 km (64 mi) ← W of Obernkirchen
M 3.7
10 km
17 years ago
On 2007-03-03 11:24:24
51.717, 7.608
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.7
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
150 km (93 mi) ↘ SE of Obernkirchen
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
160 km (99 mi) ↘ SE of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
11.3 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-02 14:37:36
52.815, 7.822
107 km (66 mi) ← W of Obernkirchen
M 3
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-06-07 02:11:52
51.927, 7.311
129 km (80 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-22 20:23:47
51.691, 7.008
158 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-16 01:46:59
51.685, 6.991
160 km (99 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-09 07:16:40
51.855, 7.073
148 km (91 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
1 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-08 23:19:09
51.69, 6.936
163 km (101 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-15 00:05:13
51.801, 7.186
142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.7
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-07 04:38:49
51.706, 7.02
157 km (97 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
18 years ago
On 2006-03-02 01:19:39
51.816, 7.001
154 km (95 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.5
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-02-05 02:02:35
51.689, 7.789
112 km (69 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-28 03:14:13
51.711, 7.818
109 km (67 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
5 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-20 21:43:42
52.076, 7.336
124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-14 04:40:53
51.612, 7.669
124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
1 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-15 15:02:48
52.927, 8.622
80 km (50 mi) ↖ NW of Obernkirchen
M 4
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-06-08 21:41:15
51.654, 7.053
157 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-31 02:11:29
51.584, 7.115
157 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-10 20:02:02
51.684, 7.016
158 km (98 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-25 22:48:15
51.559, 7.738
124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-12 05:30:10
51.607, 7.658
125 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-05 16:28:21
51.585, 7.815
118 km (73 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.5
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-01 18:26:31
51.675, 7.957
104 km (64 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
1 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-27 05:19:45
51.574, 7.81
119 km (74 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-25 18:45:14
51.721, 7.861
106 km (66 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
85 km (52 mi) ↑ N of Obernkirchen
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-17 20:14:13
51.644, 7.858
111 km (69 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.5
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-25 00:05:52
51.635, 7.592
126 km (78 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
121 km (75 mi) ↘ SE of Obernkirchen
M 2.1
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-17 23:59:45
51.674, 7.837
110 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.4
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-17 22:03:31
51.671, 7.743
116 km (72 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-09 20:36:03
51.617, 7.632
125 km (78 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.9
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-06-06 04:07:23
51.611, 7.726
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-24 17:49:48
51.653, 7.662
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.6
1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-24 14:51:40
51.547, 7.769
123 km (76 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.7
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-17 03:40:24
51.787, 7.842
103 km (64 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.8
5 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-12 00:36:15
51.62, 7.646
124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.7
14.1 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-23 12:26:54
51.595, 7.814
117 km (72 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 2.4
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-11-01 21:52:11
51.706, 7.601
122 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 1.8
5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-10-29 17:09:47
51.638, 7.694
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Obernkirchen
M 1.8
5 km

Obernkirchen Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Obernkirchen has experiences a total of 223 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Obernkirchen 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Obernkirchen was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:21.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 18 6.69%
M 2 147 54.65%
M 3 50 18.59%
M 4 7 2.6%
M 5 1 0.37%

Magnitude distribution for Obernkirchen was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:11:35.

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 Obernkirchen, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Obernkirchen was 2 years ago and struck 93 km (58 mi) ↑ N 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 Obernkirchen, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Obernkirchen was a 5.39 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 157 km (97 mi) ↘ SE of the city, 71 years ago.

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

In 2024, Obernkirchen has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 2.97 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Obernkirchen is struck by an earthquake every 0.25 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.