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

Latest Earthquakes Near Schwelm, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Schwelm, 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 1054 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
102 km (63 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.5
10.08 km
5 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
121 km (75 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.9
10 km
10 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
98 km (61 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
98 km (61 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 4.2
6 km
12 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
112 km (69 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 3.9
12 km
12 years ago
On 2010-12-23 01:35:58
49.993, 8.224
158 km (98 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 3.4
9 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-29 00:42:46
50.035, 8.311
156 km (97 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 3.4
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
103 km (64 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
59 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 4.1
5 km
14 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
50 km (31 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.2
1 km
14 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
54 km (34 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.9
1 km
14 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
72 km (44 mi) 🡑 N of Schwelm
M 3
10 km
14 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
65 km (40 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.3
10 km
14 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
59 km (36 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 3
2 km
14 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
39 km (24 mi) 🡕 NE of Schwelm
M 2.9
5 km
14 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
43 km (26 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 3.3
1 km
14 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
50 km (31 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.4
1 km
14 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
53 km (33 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.9
7.6 km
14 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
105 km (65 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 2.6
1 km
14 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
48 km (30 mi) 🡑 N of Schwelm
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
60 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
102 km (63 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
51 km (32 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
62 km (38 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
99 km (61 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
60 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
62 km (38 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
66 km (41 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-18 18:12:39
52.33, 7.66
118 km (73 mi) 🡑 N of Schwelm
M 3.4
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
130 km (81 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.8
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
144 km (89 mi) 🡗 SW of Schwelm
M 2.5
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
48 km (30 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
45 km (28 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
59 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
59 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
56 km (35 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.1
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
126 km (78 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 2.6
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
55 km (34 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.1
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
128 km (80 mi) 🡖 SE of Schwelm
M 2.8
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
61 km (37 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
45 km (28 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
54 km (33 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.4
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
51 km (32 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
46 km (28 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
49 km (31 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 2.6
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-02-07 21:59:41
51.524, 6.958
35 km (21 mi) 🡔 NW of Schwelm
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-02-03 06:11:27
51.542, 6.557
58 km (36 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-01-24 03:30:08
51.484, 6.47
61 km (38 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.7
10 km
15 years ago
On 2007-12-22 11:12:41
51.539, 6.797
44 km (27 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 2.8
1 km
15 years ago
On 2007-12-12 14:52:31
51.471, 6.5
58 km (36 mi) 🡐 W of Schwelm
M 3.7
5 km

Schwelm Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Schwelm has experiences a total of 1054 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Schwelm 1950-2023

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 160 15.18%
M 1 53 5.03%
M 2 575 54.55%
M 3 243 23.06%
M 4 19 1.8%
M 5 4 0.38%

When was the last earthquake in Schwelm, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The last earthquake in Schwelm was 2 years ago and struck 102 km (63 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 Schwelm, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Schwelm was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 71 km (44 mi) 🡓 S of the city, 72 years ago.

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

In 2023, Schwelm has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 14.24 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Schwelm is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 1.19 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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.

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