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

Latest Earthquakes Near Bottrop, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Bottrop, 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 848 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
105 km (65 mi) ↓ S of Bottrop
M 2.5
10.08 km
6 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
104 km (64 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
82 km (51 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
64 km (40 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 4.2
6 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
146 km (90 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 3.9
12 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
133 km (82 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
28 km (17 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
17 km (10 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
24 km (15 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
77 km (48 mi) ↗ NE of Bottrop
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
29 km (18 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
54 km (33 mi) ↓ S of Bottrop
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
64 km (40 mi) → E of Bottrop
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
6 km (4 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
22 km (14 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
25 km (15 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
136 km (84 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE of Bottrop
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
32 km (20 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
132 km (82 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
23 km (14 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
26 km (16 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
83 km (52 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
27 km (17 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
30 km (18 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
32 km (20 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
102 km (63 mi) ↑ N of Bottrop
M 3.4
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
123 km (76 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
140 km (87 mi) ↓ S of Bottrop
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
12 km (7 mi) ↖ NW of Bottrop
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
9 km (5 mi) ↖ NW of Bottrop
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
28 km (17 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
27 km (17 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
23 km (14 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
156 km (97 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
23 km (14 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
162 km (100 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
26 km (16 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
15 km (9 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
33 km (20 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
23 km (14 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
16 km (10 mi) ↑ N of Bottrop
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
13 km (8 mi) ↖ NW of Bottrop
M 2.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-07 21:59:41
51.524, 6.958
2 km (1 mi) ↗ NE of Bottrop
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-03 06:11:27
51.542, 6.557
25 km (16 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-24 03:30:08
51.484, 6.47
32 km (19 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-22 11:12:41
51.539, 6.797
9 km (5 mi) ← W of Bottrop
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-12 14:52:31
51.471, 6.5
30 km (18 mi) ↙ SW of Bottrop
M 3.7
5 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-25 03:10:20
50.445, 5.869
141 km (87 mi) ↓ S of Bottrop
M 3.7
13 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-20 08:22:32
50.221, 7.823
157 km (98 mi) ↘ SE of Bottrop
M 3
10 km

Bottrop Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Bottrop has experiences a total of 848 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Bottrop 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Bottrop was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:27.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 51 5.1%
M 2 545 54.5%
M 3 230 23.0%
M 4 18 1.8%
M 5 4 0.4%

Magnitude distribution for Bottrop was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:11:45.

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 Bottrop, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The last earthquake in Bottrop was 3 years ago and struck 105 km (65 mi) ↓ S of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.50 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.08 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Bottrop was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 87 km (54 mi) ↓ S of the city, 73 years ago.

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

In 2024, Bottrop has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 11.31 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Bottrop is struck by an earthquake every 0.94 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.