Latest Earthquakes Near Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt in 🇩🇪 Germany

Latest Earthquakes Near Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt in Germany

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt 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 15 out of 12 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
2 years ago
On 2021-09-13 01:22:51
53.1128, 9.1344
138 km (85 mi) ← W of Salzwedel
M 2.9
5.31 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-03 00:06:17
53.082, 9.114
138 km (86 mi) ← W of Salzwedel
M 2.8
5 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-20 06:59:14
53.011, 9.467
114 km (71 mi) ← W of Salzwedel
M 4.5
5.5 km
20 years ago
On 2003-06-05 22:34:30
51.37, 10.728
167 km (104 mi) ↓ S of Salzwedel
M 2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-24 20:39:26
51.346, 10.705
170 km (105 mi) ↓ S of Salzwedel
M 2.6
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-07-21 16:35:59
54.0, 12.5
155 km (96 mi) ↑ N of Salzwedel
M 3.5
10 km
24 years ago
On 2000-05-19 19:22:40
53.407, 10.88
64 km (39 mi) ↖ NW of Salzwedel
M 3.5
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-05-25 08:43:29
52.82, 9.095
138 km (85 mi) ↙ SW of Salzwedel
M 0
10 km
28 years ago
On 1996-02-25 14:23:23
51.608, 11.316
139 km (86 mi) ↘ SE of Salzwedel
M 3.1
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-04-03 10:34:48
51.915, 12.528
140 km (87 mi) ↘ SE of Salzwedel
M 0
10 km
29 years ago
On 1995-03-30 15:13:02
51.736, 10.218
139 km (86 mi) ↓ S of Salzwedel
M 3
10 km
33 years ago
On 1991-02-06 20:05:28
51.764, 9.656
158 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Salzwedel
M 2.9
10 km
39 years ago
On 1985-03-17 02:34:39
51.857, 12.167
130 km (81 mi) ↘ SE of Salzwedel
M 0
10 km
40 years ago
On 1983-07-02 03:18:45
51.41, 10.557
165 km (102 mi) ↓ S of Salzwedel
M 3.6
10 km
47 years ago
On 1977-06-02 13:32:14
53.067, 9.553
109 km (68 mi) ← W of Salzwedel
M 3.8
0 km

Salzwedel Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Salzwedel has experiences a total of 12 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Salzwedel 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Salzwedel was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:09:57.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 2 5 33.33%
M 3 6 40.0%
M 4 1 6.67%

Magnitude distribution for Salzwedel was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:13:41.

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 Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany?

The last earthquake in Salzwedel was 2 years ago and struck 138 km (85 mi) ← W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 2.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 5.31 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Salzwedel was a 4.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 5.5 kilometers. It struck 114 km (71 mi) ← W of the city, 19 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Salzwedel, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany?

In 2024, Salzwedel has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.16 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Salzwedel is struck by an earthquake every 0.01 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.