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

Latest Earthquakes Near Mechernich, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Mechernich, 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 1507 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
37 km (23 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.5
10.08 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 05:21:10
49.6088, 8.2773
159 km (99 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 2.2
11.01 km
5 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
97 km (60 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.9
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-05-17 16:46:27
49.7934, 8.6319
166 km (103 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3.6
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
81 km (50 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
128 km (80 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 4.2
6 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
88 km (55 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
130 km (80 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
133 km (82 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
55 km (34 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
103 km (64 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 20:53:08
50.666, 4.597
145 km (90 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.8
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
160 km (99 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
118 km (73 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
59 km (37 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
122 km (76 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
108 km (67 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
96 km (59 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
95 km (59 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
63 km (39 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
137 km (85 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
96 km (59 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
59 km (37 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-28 00:02:22
49.33, 6.79
140 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Mechernich
M 3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
96 km (60 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-13 01:14:24
50.22, 4.63
149 km (92 mi) ↙ SW of Mechernich
M 3.3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
82 km (51 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
107 km (66 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
113 km (70 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-13 13:45:49
50.632, 4.576
146 km (91 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 3.8
4 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-12 17:47:18
50.644, 4.595
145 km (90 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.7
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
78 km (48 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.8
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
78 km (48 mi) ← W of Mechernich
M 2.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
115 km (71 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
111 km (69 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
103 km (64 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
104 km (65 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-03 07:47:56
49.343, 6.822
139 km (86 mi) ↘ SE of Mechernich
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
105 km (65 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
71 km (44 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
104 km (65 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-19 09:35:14
49.34, 6.8
139 km (86 mi) ↘ SE of Mechernich
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
93 km (58 mi) → E of Mechernich
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
110 km (68 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
98 km (61 mi) ↑ N of Mechernich
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
85 km (53 mi) ↖ NW of Mechernich
M 3.4
10 km

Mechernich Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Mechernich has experiences a total of 1507 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Mechernich 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Mechernich was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:30.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 93 5.5%
M 2 985 58.22%
M 3 401 23.7%
M 4 24 1.42%
M 5 4 0.24%

Magnitude distribution for Mechernich was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:58.

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 Mechernich, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The last earthquake in Mechernich was 3 years ago and struck 37 km (23 mi) ← W 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 Mechernich, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Mechernich was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 18 km (11 mi) ↑ N of the city, 73 years ago.

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

In 2024, Mechernich has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 20.09 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Mechernich is struck by an earthquake every 1.67 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.