Latest Earthquakes in 🇸🇪 Sweden

Latest Earthquakes in Sweden

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Sweden. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 218 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
4 years ago
On 2020-05-18 01:11:56
67.8255, 20.2669
693 km (430 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 4.9
1 km
5 years ago
On 2018-12-25 21:22:26
60.7647, 17.1626
179 km (111 mi) ↘ SE of Sweden
M 2.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-06-27 07:22:33
65.7281, 22.9513
567 km (352 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 3.5
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-06-23 05:49:13
58.5175, 13.4669
396 km (246 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.8
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-19 21:55:29
65.0622, 22.512
503 km (313 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 4.2
14.86 km
8 years ago
On 2015-07-30 23:37:13
67.1299, 20.6582
630 km (391 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 4
15.96 km
8 years ago
On 2015-07-29 19:46:02
57.8001, 11.902
497 km (309 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 3.4
13.38 km
9 years ago
On 2014-09-15 13:08:00
61.5515, 14.4391
57 km (36 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 4.6
15.84 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-06 02:57:16
56.607, 12.053
622 km (386 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 4.2
9.8 km
13 years ago
On 2010-06-15 20:30:51
64.495, 21.248
417 km (259 mi) ↗ NE of Sweden
M 4.1
21.6 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-16 05:20:01
55.514, 13.41
726 km (451 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 4.3
10 km
15 years ago
On 2008-10-02 12:49:14
59.505, 18.447
334 km (207 mi) ↘ SE of Sweden
M 2.5
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-25 01:10:06
60.08, 10.8
310 km (193 mi) ↙ SW of Sweden
M 2.9
15 km
17 years ago
On 2007-05-22 06:36:15
64.401, 20.348
378 km (234 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 2.7
10.3 km
17 years ago
On 2007-03-19 12:12:57
67.15, 20.9
637 km (396 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 3.1
0 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-17 10:07:12
67.379, 14.278
599 km (372 mi) ↖ NW of Sweden
M 2.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-06-28 21:17:59
65.441, 18.148
412 km (256 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 3.1
22.1 km
18 years ago
On 2005-06-08 08:03:00
57.73, 10.525
536 km (333 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.6
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-13 18:53:28
62.456, 17.641
145 km (90 mi) ↗ NE of Sweden
M 3.2
5 km
19 years ago
On 2005-05-12 09:34:22
59.139, 18.513
371 km (230 mi) ↘ SE of Sweden
M 2.5
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-04-26 07:17:10
57.812, 9.931
544 km (338 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.7
10 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-03 17:49:25
56.165, 11.46
679 km (422 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 3
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-02-01 14:59:51
56.222, 11.267
676 km (420 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.7
0 km
19 years ago
On 2005-01-29 13:05:04
59.539, 10.08
382 km (237 mi) ↙ SW of Sweden
M 2.6
15 km
19 years ago
On 2004-12-29 06:34:09
59.86, 10.975
322 km (200 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.6
0.1 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-24 12:19:53
56.899, 11.732
596 km (370 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 3
10.2 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-24 11:25:40
56.957, 11.278
598 km (371 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 3.1
15 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-24 10:14:15
57.009, 11.58
587 km (364 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.6
21.4 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-24 08:40:02
56.814, 11.524
609 km (378 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.8
12 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-24 07:28:05
56.824, 11.694
604 km (375 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.9
6.6 km
19 years ago
On 2004-11-12 23:33:30
63.118, 15.053
124 km (77 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 2.5
0 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-29 23:15:25
57.618, 17.022
500 km (310 mi) ↘ SE of Sweden
M 3.7
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-05-14 15:03:34
59.363, 10.126
395 km (245 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-04-16 08:11:18
57.712, 10.668
534 km (332 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 1.8
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-04-07 08:53:22
60.498, 11.505
250 km (155 mi) ↙ SW of Sweden
M 3.4
22.9 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-27 18:15:09
59.628, 10.567
356 km (221 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.2
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-10 11:09:20
56.462, 11.419
648 km (402 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.8
10 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-09 14:05:43
59.34, 10.758
375 km (233 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 1.6
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-03-06 10:04:20
60.16, 10.677
309 km (192 mi) ↙ SW of Sweden
M 1.6
15 km
20 years ago
On 2004-02-23 08:38:27
55.454, 12.139
746 km (463 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.5
28.6 km
20 years ago
On 2004-02-03 03:26:21
58.436, 10.385
470 km (292 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 1.5
15 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-13 12:48:37
59.93, 10.289
342 km (213 mi) ↙ SW of Sweden
M 1.7
0 km
20 years ago
On 2004-01-11 06:39:15
66.355, 14.865
484 km (300 mi) ↖ NW of Sweden
M 2.4
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-09-30 14:56:54
59.056, 11.005
393 km (244 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 2.2
0 km
20 years ago
On 2003-08-30 23:31:57
67.735, 20.5
687 km (427 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 0
10 km
21 years ago
On 2003-05-17 14:01:36
57.726, 11.793
507 km (315 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 0
10 km
21 years ago
On 2003-04-10 05:39:25
56.906, 11.331
602 km (374 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 0
10 km
21 years ago
On 2002-10-14 08:07:19
58.141, 9.856
514 km (320 mi) ↓ S of Sweden
M 0
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-04-11 20:18:54
65.045, 20.501
434 km (269 mi) ↑ N of Sweden
M 0
10 km
22 years ago
On 2001-10-30 19:15:58
64.482, 21.364
421 km (261 mi) ↗ NE of Sweden
M 0
10 km

Earthquake Statistics in 🇸🇪 Sweden

Sweden is a country in Northern Europe that has experienced a total of 218 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Sweden 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Sweden was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:18.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 3 1.26%
M 1 9 3.78%
M 2 113 47.48%
M 3 79 33.19%
M 4 13 5.46%
M 5 1 0.42%

Magnitude distribution for Sweden was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:19.

When was the last earthquake in Sweden?

The last earthquake in Sweden was 4 years ago and struck 693 km (430 mi) ↑ N from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.90 on the richter scale and a depth of 1.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Sweden?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Sweden was a 5.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 11 km SSE of Leland, Norway or 452 km (280 mi) ↖ NW from the center of Sweden, 39 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Sweden?

In 2024, Sweden has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 2.91 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Sweden is struck by 0.24 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Sweden

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.