Latest Earthquakes Near Heerlen, Limburg in ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands

Latest Earthquakes Near Heerlen, Limburg in Netherlands

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Heerlen, Limburg in Netherlands. 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.
Refresh
(Currently displaying 50 out of 968 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
22 km (14 mi) โ†˜ SE of Heerlen
M 2.5
10.08 km
6 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
40 km (25 mi) โ† W of Heerlen
M 2.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
29 km (18 mi) โ†– NW of Heerlen
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
88 km (55 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 4.2
6 km
13 years ago
On 2011-02-14 12:43:12
50.34, 7.841
144 km (89 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 3.9
12 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
112 km (69 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
80 km (50 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
86 km (53 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
80 km (49 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 20:53:08
50.666, 4.597
100 km (62 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.8
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 04:48:16
51.78, 7.972
170 km (105 mi) โ†— NE of Heerlen
M 3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
94 km (58 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
43 km (27 mi) โ†— NE of Heerlen
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
141 km (88 mi) โ†— NE of Heerlen
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
97 km (60 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
78 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
75 km (46 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
119 km (74 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
148 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Heerlen
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
71 km (44 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
116 km (72 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
77 km (48 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
90 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-13 01:14:24
50.22, 4.63
120 km (74 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 3.3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-12 05:08:54
50.645, 4.562
103 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.8
6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
30 km (19 mi) โ†– NW of Heerlen
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
84 km (52 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
81 km (50 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 18:31:41
50.653, 4.549
103 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.7
9 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 14:18:56
50.668, 4.564
102 km (63 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.6
8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-08 17:52:02
50.654, 4.562
103 km (64 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.5
7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
88 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-13 13:45:49
50.632, 4.576
102 km (63 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 3.8
4 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-12 17:47:18
50.644, 4.595
101 km (62 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.7
2 km
16 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
29 km (18 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
43 km (27 mi) โ†™ SW of Heerlen
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
102 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
99 km (61 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
79 km (49 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
81 km (50 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
83 km (52 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
128 km (79 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
83 km (52 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
150 km (93 mi) โ†’ E of Heerlen
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
87 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
83 km (51 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
64 km (40 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
77 km (47 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
112 km (69 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.5
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-11 03:30:56
51.635, 6.839
102 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Heerlen
M 2.6
10 km

Heerlen Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Heerlen has experiences a total of 968 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Heerlen 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Heerlen was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:22:41.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 65 5.71%
M 2 636 55.84%
M 3 243 21.33%
M 4 19 1.67%
M 5 5 0.44%

Magnitude distribution for Heerlen was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:26:49.

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 Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands?

The last earthquake in Heerlen was 3 years ago and struck 22 km (14 mi) โ†˜ SE 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 Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Heerlen was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 55 km (34 mi) โ†’ E of the city, 73 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands?

In 2024, Heerlen has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 12.91 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Heerlen is struck by an earthquake every 1.08 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in Limburg, Netherlands

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.