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

Latest Earthquakes Near Olpe, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Olpe, 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 936 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW of Olpe
M 2.5
10.08 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 05:21:10
49.6088, 8.2773
160 km (99 mi) ↘ SE of Olpe
M 2.2
11.01 km
10 years ago
On 2014-05-17 16:46:27
49.7934, 8.6319
148 km (92 mi) ↘ SE of Olpe
M 3.6
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
136 km (85 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
146 km (90 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 4.2
6 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
76 km (47 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 3.9
12 km
13 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
118 km (73 mi) ↘ SE of Olpe
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
115 km (71 mi) ↘ SE of Olpe
M 3.4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
83 km (51 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
107 km (66 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
98 km (61 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
102 km (63 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
83 km (52 mi) ↑ N of Olpe
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
113 km (70 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
96 km (59 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
41 km (25 mi) ↖ NW of Olpe
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
91 km (56 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
98 km (61 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
100 km (62 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
81 km (50 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
65 km (40 mi) ↖ NW of Olpe
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
106 km (66 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
78 km (49 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
99 km (61 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
110 km (68 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
138 km (86 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
108 km (67 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
110 km (68 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
115 km (71 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW of Olpe
M 3.4
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
95 km (59 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
93 km (57 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
107 km (66 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
107 km (67 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 11:16:44
50.766, 10.038
156 km (97 mi) → E of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
104 km (65 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
103 km (64 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
104 km (64 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
95 km (59 mi) ↓ S of Olpe
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
109 km (67 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
93 km (58 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
99 km (62 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
99 km (61 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
91 km (56 mi) ↖ NW of Olpe
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
97 km (60 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-07 21:59:41
51.524, 6.958
83 km (51 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-03 06:11:27
51.542, 6.557
106 km (66 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-24 03:30:08
51.484, 6.47
108 km (67 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 3.7
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-22 11:12:41
51.539, 6.797
92 km (57 mi) ← W of Olpe
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-13 14:11:38
49.65, 8.24
155 km (96 mi) ↘ SE of Olpe
M 3
10 km

Olpe Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Olpe has experiences a total of 936 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Olpe 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Olpe was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:31.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 58 5.35%
M 2 609 56.13%
M 3 244 22.49%
M 4 19 1.75%
M 5 6 0.55%

Magnitude distribution for Olpe was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:12:59.

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 Olpe, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The last earthquake in Olpe was 3 years ago and struck 124 km (77 mi) ↙ SW 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 Olpe, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Olpe was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 83 km (52 mi) ↙ SW of the city, 73 years ago.

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

In 2024, Olpe has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 12.48 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Olpe is struck by an earthquake every 1.04 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.