Latest Earthquakes Near Osterode am Harz, Lower Saxony in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Osterode am Harz, Lower Saxony in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Osterode am Harz, 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 47 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
9 years ago
On 2015-04-16 06:38:08
51.44, 12.129
133 km (83 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 3.3
20.6 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
107 km (67 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
169 km (105 mi) ↖ NW of Osterode am Harz
M 2.8
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:16:58
51.48, 11.809
111 km (69 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 2.5
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-10-25 14:11:39
51.298, 10.648
55 km (34 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 3
1 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-24 00:29:35
50.83, 9.145
125 km (78 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-22 04:00:41
50.779, 10.042
106 km (66 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 3.2
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW of Osterode am Harz
M 4.5
5.5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-06-21 03:25:33
51.49, 10.367
27 km (17 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.1
5 km
21 years ago
On 2003-06-05 22:34:30
51.37, 10.728
51 km (32 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-24 20:39:26
51.346, 10.705
52 km (32 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-12-22 12:55:23
50.8, 10.1
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.3
1 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-06 19:30:58
51.5, 10.5
30 km (18 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 1.7
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-02 00:15:42
51.5, 10.4
27 km (16 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.1
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-02-25 18:00:53
51.5, 10.4
27 km (16 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.2
1 km
23 years ago
On 2001-01-10 07:33:54
51.5, 10.5
30 km (18 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.5
1 km
23 years ago
On 2000-11-21 14:00:36
50.8, 10.0
104 km (64 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
1 km
26 years ago
On 1998-02-05 04:21:49
51.47, 8.1
151 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-09-11 03:36:36
51.327, 11.68
108 km (67 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 4.9
10 km
27 years ago
On 1996-06-28 18:05:30
51.797, 8.181
142 km (88 mi) ← W of Osterode am Harz
M 3
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-06-03 13:55:47
51.205, 9.481
78 km (48 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
144 km (89 mi) ↖ NW of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-02-25 14:23:23
51.608, 11.316
74 km (46 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 3.1
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-04-03 10:34:48
51.915, 12.528
157 km (98 mi) ↗ NE of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-03-30 15:13:02
51.736, 10.218
2 km (1 mi) ← W of Osterode am Harz
M 3
10 km
29 years ago
On 1994-07-06 11:00:16
51.189, 9.139
97 km (60 mi) ↙ SW of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-28 21:06:28
50.851, 12.18
165 km (103 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 2.7
10 km
31 years ago
On 1992-08-01 06:20:18
51.204, 12.222
148 km (92 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 2.9
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-04-29 14:49:25
50.663, 9.347
134 km (83 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-04-26 15:24:58
51.607, 9.154
76 km (47 mi) ↙ SW of Osterode am Harz
M 2.7
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-02-06 20:05:28
51.764, 9.656
41 km (25 mi) ← W of Osterode am Harz
M 2.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-03-13 13:02:14
50.711, 9.896
115 km (71 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 5.4
1 km
35 years ago
On 1989-01-10 13:01:38
50.605, 10.035
125 km (78 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.9
10 km
35 years ago
On 1989-01-03 06:55:40
50.637, 10.316
121 km (75 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.7
10 km
35 years ago
On 1988-06-29 19:58:34
51.048, 9.254
102 km (63 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.3
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-02-25 14:50:05
50.859, 9.101
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
36 years ago
On 1988-02-10 20:58:36
50.607, 10.094
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
10 km
37 years ago
On 1987-02-23 23:42:10
51.723, 8.583
114 km (71 mi) ← W of Osterode am Harz
M 2.4
10 km
38 years ago
On 1986-03-19 20:53:50
51.512, 8.777
104 km (64 mi) ↙ SW of Osterode am Harz
M 2.2
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-05-19 12:08:20
50.682, 9.898
118 km (73 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.3
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-03-17 02:34:39
51.857, 12.167
132 km (82 mi) ↗ NE of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-09-20 13:55:42
50.311, 9.568
164 km (102 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 2.7
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-07-02 03:18:45
51.41, 10.557
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 3.6
10 km
41 years ago
On 1982-12-01 03:55:24
51.418, 10.522
39 km (24 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-05-07 23:42:03
51.45, 10.47
34 km (21 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 2.6
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-02-20 04:34:39
51.315, 11.833
118 km (73 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 2.8
10 km
42 years ago
On 1982-01-29 23:03:50
50.627, 9.497
133 km (82 mi) ↓ S of Osterode am Harz
M 3.4
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-10-09 12:48:52
50.866, 10.433
96 km (60 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 0
10 km
42 years ago
On 1981-07-05 13:29:49
51.156, 11.801
124 km (77 mi) → E of Osterode am Harz
M 2.5
10 km
43 years ago
On 1980-10-13 01:09:00
51.376, 10.436
41 km (25 mi) ↘ SE of Osterode am Harz
M 3.1
10 km

Osterode am Harz Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Osterode am Harz has experiences a total of 47 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Osterode am Harz 1950-2024

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

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 1 1.79%
M 2 30 53.57%
M 3 10 17.86%
M 4 2 3.57%
M 5 4 7.14%

Magnitude distribution for Osterode am Harz 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 Osterode am Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The last earthquake in Osterode am Harz was 9 years ago and struck 133 km (83 mi) → E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.30 on the richter scale and a depth of 20.6 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Osterode am Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Osterode am Harz was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 1.0 kilometers. It struck 115 km (71 mi) ↓ S of the city, 35 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Osterode am Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany?

In 2024, Osterode am Harz has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.63 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Osterode am Harz is struck by an earthquake every 0.05 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.