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

Latest Earthquakes Near Mechelen, Limburg in Netherlands

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Mechelen, 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.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 1008 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-01-02 06:36:28
50.7101, 6.1535
18 km (11 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 2.5
10.08 km
6 years ago
On 2018-05-25 22:43:25
51.1375, 5.565
45 km (28 mi) โ†– NW of Mechelen
M 2.9
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-20 18:26:31
51.148, 5.9
39 km (24 mi) โ†– NW of Mechelen
M 2.9
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-09-08 19:02:50
51.683, 6.025
98 km (61 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
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 Mechelen
M 3.9
12 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-11 11:16:16
50.354, 7.339
111 km (69 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 3.4
5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-07-24 02:58:06
51.524, 6.52
90 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 4.1
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-25 13:53:17
51.524, 6.675
96 km (59 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-23 00:50:25
51.5, 6.581
90 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.9
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-20 20:53:08
50.666, 4.597
94 km (58 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.8
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-10 03:28:01
51.654, 6.562
105 km (65 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-08 17:21:52
51.119, 6.484
53 km (32 mi) โ†— NE of Mechelen
M 3
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 16:31:14
51.4, 7.84
149 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Mechelen
M 2.9
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-22 07:41:22
51.563, 6.859
107 km (66 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.3
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-12 20:56:56
51.461, 6.619
88 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.4
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-20 15:38:16
51.453, 6.575
85 km (53 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.9
7.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-13 04:37:25
50.34, 7.45
118 km (73 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-09 20:40:28
51.612, 7.768
157 km (97 mi) โ†— NE of Mechelen
M 2.5
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-05 07:45:08
51.452, 6.471
82 km (51 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-29 13:36:10
50.372, 7.425
115 km (71 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 3
14.8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-24 13:55:37
51.464, 6.602
87 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-18 14:33:16
51.614, 6.569
101 km (63 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.2
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-13 01:14:24
50.22, 4.63
111 km (69 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 3.3
5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-09-12 05:08:54
50.645, 4.562
97 km (60 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.8
6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-12 15:18:52
51.154, 5.878
39 km (24 mi) โ†– NW of Mechelen
M 2.8
19.7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:59:27
51.559, 6.534
94 km (58 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.6
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-11 17:58:36
51.539, 6.493
91 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 18:31:41
50.653, 4.549
98 km (61 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.7
9 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-09 14:18:56
50.668, 4.564
96 km (60 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.6
8 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-08 17:52:02
50.654, 4.562
97 km (60 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.5
7 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-08 16:52:22
50.419, 3.808
155 km (96 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.6
3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-07 20:26:21
51.612, 6.482
98 km (61 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.7
1 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-14 01:33:59
50.425, 3.784
156 km (97 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 3.2
4 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-13 13:45:49
50.632, 4.576
96 km (60 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 3.8
4 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-12 17:47:18
50.644, 4.595
95 km (59 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.7
2 km
15 years ago
On 2008-07-07 15:48:33
50.8, 5.589
23 km (14 mi) โ† W of Mechelen
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-19 03:12:22
50.61, 5.537
34 km (21 mi) โ†™ SW of Mechelen
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-06-12 22:06:27
51.625, 6.856
112 km (70 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.8
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 13:08:20
51.592, 6.856
109 km (68 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.7
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-24 08:24:19
51.519, 6.516
90 km (56 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.9
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-13 09:55:11
51.531, 6.524
91 km (57 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.3
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-02 06:54:39
51.538, 6.583
94 km (58 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 14:54:51
50.148, 7.375
125 km (77 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 2.6
3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-23 12:10:58
51.534, 6.591
94 km (58 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.1
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-16 23:29:05
50.17, 7.79
149 km (92 mi) โ†’ E of Mechelen
M 2.8
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-14 16:46:31
51.586, 6.556
98 km (61 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3
5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-13 00:39:00
51.479, 6.714
93 km (58 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-11 18:17:37
51.36, 6.52
75 km (46 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.4
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-17 11:07:20
51.46, 6.6
87 km (54 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 3.6
1 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-16 01:46:56
51.664, 7.01
122 km (76 mi) โ†‘ N of Mechelen
M 2.5
1 km

Mechelen Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Mechelen has experiences a total of 1008 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Mechelen 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Mechelen was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:22:42.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 1 72 6.11%
M 2 656 55.64%
M 3 255 21.63%
M 4 20 1.7%
M 5 5 0.42%

Magnitude distribution for Mechelen was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:26:50.

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 Mechelen, Limburg, Netherlands?

The last earthquake in Mechelen was 3 years ago and struck 18 km (11 mi) โ†’ E 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 Mechelen, Limburg, Netherlands?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Mechelen was a 5.52 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 57 km (35 mi) โ†’ E of the city, 73 years ago.

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

In 2024, Mechelen has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 13.44 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Mechelen is struck by an earthquake every 1.12 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.