Latest Earthquakes Near Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia 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 687 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
125 km (77 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
156 km (97 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
150 km (93 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
140 km (87 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
138 km (86 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
127 km (79 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
133 km (83 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
57 km (35 mi) ↖ NW of Altenbüren
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
137 km (85 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
143 km (89 mi) ↙ SW of Altenbüren
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
46 km (28 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
115 km (71 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
131 km (81 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
134 km (83 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
137 km (85 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
56 km (35 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
141 km (87 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
135 km (84 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
132 km (82 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
136 km (84 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
137 km (85 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
140 km (87 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
142 km (88 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
119 km (74 mi) ↖ NW of Altenbüren
M 3.4
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
117 km (72 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
116 km (72 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
138 km (86 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
138 km (85 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
127 km (79 mi) → E of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
134 km (83 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.1
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
159 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 2.6
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
133 km (83 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
144 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
136 km (85 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
124 km (77 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
137 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Altenbüren
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
132 km (82 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
107 km (67 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
118 km (73 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-07 21:59:41
51.524, 6.958
108 km (67 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-03 06:11:27
51.542, 6.557
136 km (84 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-24 03:30:08
51.484, 6.47
141 km (87 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-22 11:12:41
51.539, 6.797
119 km (74 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-12 14:52:31
51.471, 6.5
139 km (86 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 3.7
5 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-20 08:22:32
50.221, 7.823
138 km (85 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-17 19:03:36
50.2, 8.03
136 km (84 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 20:14:17
51.696, 7.82
58 km (36 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-15 00:04:47
51.549, 6.563
135 km (84 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-08 18:44:49
51.661, 7.704
63 km (39 mi) ← W of Altenbüren
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-03 03:29:18
50.27, 7.46
144 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Altenbüren
M 2.5
10 km

Altenbüren Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Altenbüren has experiences a total of 687 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Altenbüren 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Altenbüren was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:26.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 40 5.08%
M 2 453 57.56%
M 3 175 22.24%
M 4 13 1.65%
M 5 6 0.76%

Magnitude distribution for Altenbüren was last updated at 2024-03-08 20:12:16.

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 Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The last earthquake in Altenbüren was 13 years ago and struck 125 km (77 mi) ↓ S of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 12.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Altenbüren was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of the city, 73 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Altenbüren, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

In 2024, Altenbüren has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 9.16 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Altenbüren is struck by an earthquake every 0.76 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.