Latest Earthquakes Near Ponferrada, Léon in 🇪🇸 Spain

Latest Earthquakes Near Ponferrada, Léon in Spain

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Ponferrada, Léon in Spain. 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 947 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
8 months ago
On 2023-09-30 12:46:37
42.7609, -6.2477
37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE of Ponferrada
M 4
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-11-21 15:31:41
42.159, -8.423
156 km (97 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
15.9 km
15 years ago
On 2008-08-04 06:09:10
42.101, -6.816
52 km (32 mi) ↓ S of Ponferrada
M 2.8
17.6 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-18 12:04:49
42.272, -6.725
32 km (20 mi) ↓ S of Ponferrada
M 2.7
20.8 km
16 years ago
On 2008-04-19 05:35:19
43.005, -4.968
142 km (88 mi) ↗ NE of Ponferrada
M 3.2
11.5 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-28 01:16:18
43.859, -6.793
146 km (91 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 4.1
23.3 km
16 years ago
On 2008-02-27 21:48:11
43.394, -7.013
100 km (62 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
10.9 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-25 15:46:50
43.85, -6.711
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 2.7
20.7 km
16 years ago
On 2008-01-20 21:37:40
42.821, -7.241
60 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.2
5.5 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-29 07:39:44
42.824, -7.228
60 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.5
0 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-10 02:56:35
42.824, -7.206
58 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-09 23:09:12
42.828, -7.237
61 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 3.1
10.2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-16 11:41:46
43.885, -7.414
162 km (101 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
36.1 km
16 years ago
On 2007-11-05 11:54:20
42.882, -7.162
59 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.9
16.2 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-13 03:52:28
42.807, -7.23
59 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.6
0 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-13 03:44:33
42.802, -7.216
58 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2
0 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 22:38:52
42.808, -7.246
60 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.9
0 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 22:36:25
42.79, -7.238
59 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.9
0 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 22:32:28
42.81, -7.224
59 km (36 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 0
5.7 km
16 years ago
On 2007-10-12 15:59:15
42.437, -6.709
15 km (9 mi) ↓ S of Ponferrada
M 3.1
20.4 km
16 years ago
On 2007-08-28 21:37:36
42.814, -7.23
59 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.5
11.1 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-18 17:44:58
42.437, -5.702
74 km (46 mi) → E of Ponferrada
M 2.8
11.3 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-07 09:55:24
42.227, -8.063
125 km (78 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
17 km
17 years ago
On 2006-12-28 11:46:55
42.859, -7.95
115 km (72 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.5
7.4 km
17 years ago
On 2006-12-07 23:01:43
42.134, -8.103
132 km (82 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
14.9 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-20 12:46:21
43.49, -7.367
122 km (75 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 2.8
20.6 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-01 00:11:11
42.679, -7.255
55 km (34 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 3.2
10.4 km
17 years ago
On 2006-09-15 13:35:58
42.22, -8.31
145 km (90 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
10.8 km
17 years ago
On 2006-08-03 07:56:31
42.55, -8.328
141 km (88 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.7
19.9 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-30 00:55:21
43.827, -7.275
152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
20.6 km
17 years ago
On 2006-07-07 19:48:28
42.337, -8.402
149 km (93 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
19.1 km
18 years ago
On 2006-06-10 06:18:44
42.435, -6.472
16 km (9 mi) ↘ SE of Ponferrada
M 4.8
8.7 km
18 years ago
On 2006-04-02 12:39:47
42.587, -8.238
134 km (83 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 3.2
10.6 km
18 years ago
On 2006-02-03 11:36:20
42.779, -7.203
55 km (34 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.8
0 km
18 years ago
On 2006-01-04 22:25:34
43.138, -7.504
99 km (61 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.1
11 km
18 years ago
On 2005-12-24 02:30:49
42.078, -8.118
135 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
18.8 km
18 years ago
On 2005-12-24 01:05:40
42.077, -8.12
135 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
18.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-12-23 23:49:54
42.073, -8.127
136 km (84 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
16.8 km
18 years ago
On 2005-11-12 16:03:17
42.324, -7.896
109 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
22.8 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-20 09:58:11
42.474, -7.128
44 km (27 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.8
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-16 19:59:27
41.219, -6.161
151 km (94 mi) ↘ SE of Ponferrada
M 2.9
20.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-15 23:17:42
42.8, -7.163
54 km (33 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.5
11.3 km
18 years ago
On 2005-10-08 03:25:30
42.226, -8.402
152 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
21 km
18 years ago
On 2005-09-26 11:14:17
42.225, -8.399
152 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.8
20.6 km
18 years ago
On 2005-08-13 21:24:15
42.71, -7.681
90 km (56 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 0
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-29 18:09:03
42.442, -8.069
121 km (75 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.9
23.7 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-09 05:04:12
42.805, -7.208
57 km (35 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 1.5
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-09 04:40:38
42.8, -7.238
59 km (37 mi) ← W of Ponferrada
M 2.4
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-17 13:25:31
42.281, -8.411
151 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.6
19 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-16 04:53:51
42.299, -8.377
148 km (92 mi) ↙ SW of Ponferrada
M 2.5
11.9 km

Ponferrada Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Ponferrada has experiences a total of 947 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Ponferrada 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Ponferrada was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:31:07.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 16 1.68%
M 1 181 18.97%
M 2 424 44.44%
M 3 295 30.92%
M 4 25 2.62%
M 5 6 0.63%

Magnitude distribution for Ponferrada was last updated at 2024-06-07 20:37:47.

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 Ponferrada, Léon, Spain?

The last earthquake in Ponferrada was 8 months ago and struck 37 km (23 mi) ↗ NE of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.00 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ponferrada, Léon, Spain?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Ponferrada was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 18.8 kilometers. It struck 61 km (38 mi) ← W of the city, 27 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ponferrada, Léon, Spain?

In 2024, Ponferrada has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 12.63 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Ponferrada is struck by an earthquake every 1.05 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.