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Recent and past earthquakes in Germany

Earthquake list: past 30 days, magnitude 0.1 or higher (109 quakes)
Updated: Wed, 23 Sep 07:46 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 22 Sep 2020
Tue, 22 Sep 18:34 UTCM 1.4 / 2 km - [info] (0 km) 25 Km ENE of Dortmund, Germany
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Uni Köln
Tue, 22 Sep 11:46 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (91 km) GERMANY - 13km De Idar-Oberstein (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 22 Sep 07:27 UTCM 1.8 / 20 km - [info] (274 km) SWITZERLAND - 6km De Unterkrozingen, Germany
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RENASS
Tue, 22 Sep 07:27 UTCM 2.3 / 14.7 km - [info] (273 km) Freiburg Im Breisgau D, Germany
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SED
Sun, 20 Sep 2020
Sun, 20 Sep 11:00 UTCM 2.2 / 5 km - [info] (285 km) GERMANY - 9km De Tuttlingen
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 18 Sep 16:49 UTCM 1.7 - [info] (281 km) GERMANY - 7km De Albstadt (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 16:49 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info] (287 km) GERMANY - 11km De Albstadt
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 16:49 UTCM 1.7 / 16 km - [info] (284 km) GERMANY - 10km De Albstadt
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 14:33 UTCM 1.5 - [info] (318 km) SWITZERLAND - 6km De Waldshut-Tiengen (quarry Blast), Germany
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 14:33 UTCM 1.7 / 10 km - [info] (321 km) SWITZERLAND - 11km De Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 14:33 UTCM 1.1 / 0.6 km - [info] (315 km) 46 Km NW of Zürich, Germany
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SED
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 (8 earthquakes)
Thu, 17 Sep 14:47 UTCM 1.4 - [info] (212 km) GERMANY - 11km De Bühl (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 14:47 UTCM 2.2 / 5 km - [info] (211 km) GERMANY - 10km De Bühl 1 report
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 11:23 UTCM 1.1 - [info] (214 km) GERMANY - 13km De Bühl (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 10:56 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (303 km) SWITZERLAND - 14km De Lörrach (quarry Blast), Germany
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 10:56 UTCM 1.4 / 4.6 km - [info] (300 km) Muellheim D, Germany
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SED
Thu, 17 Sep 10:56 UTCM 1.9 / 1.6 km - [info] (300 km) Muellheim D, Germany
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SED
Thu, 17 Sep 10:56 UTCM 1.8 / 4 km - [info] (300 km) Schonau / Deutschland, Germany
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ZAMG
Thu, 17 Sep 09:30 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (107 km) GERMANY - 7km De Grünstadt (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 16 Sep 2020
Wed, 16 Sep 12:54 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info] (253 km) GERMANY - 6km De Schramberg
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RENASS
Wed, 16 Sep 12:54 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (253 km) GERMANY - 13km De Schramberg (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 16 Sep 11:26 UTCM 1.9 / 0.9 km - [info] (308 km) Singen D, Germany
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SED
Wed, 16 Sep 09:41 UTCM 1.7 - [info] (94 km) GERMANY - 17km De Bad Kreuznach (quarry Blast) 1 report
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Tue, 15 Sep 13:52 UTCM 1.9 / 11 km - [info] (260 km) GERMANY - 8km De Rottweil
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 13:52 UTCM 1.6 - [info] (258 km) GERMANY - 14km De Balingen (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 11:03 UTCM 1.2 - [info] (269 km) GERMANY - 8km De Villingen-Schwenningen (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:12 UTCM 1.7 - [info] (258 km) GERMANY - 15km De Ulm (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:01 UTCM 1.3 - [info] (270 km) FRANCE - 10km De Unterkrozingen (quarry Blast) (Germany)
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 04:10 UTCM 1.5 - [info] (280 km) GERMANY - 15km De Albstadt (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 14 Sep 2020
Mon, 14 Sep 11:44 UTCM 1.0 / 10.8 km - [info]Laacher See (19 km) 78 km SSE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Mon, 14 Sep 11:44 UTCM 0.8 / 11.9 km - [info]Laacher See (19 km) Dieblich (RP) (Germany)
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GD NRW
Mon, 14 Sep 09:57 UTCM 1.5 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (144 km) GERMANY - 15km De Landau in Der Pfalz
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RENASS
Mon, 14 Sep 09:57 UTCM 1.5 - [info]Laacher See (139 km) GERMANY - 14km De Neustadt An Der Weinstraße (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 14 Sep 00:04 UTCM 2.0 / 10 km - [info] (266 km) Kempten D (Germany) 2 reports
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SED
Sun, 13 Sep 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 13 Sep 23:36 UTCM 1.2 / 14 km - [info]Laacher See (69 km) 46 km SW of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sun, 13 Sep 23:36 UTCM 1.4 / 14.5 km - [info]Laacher See (69 km) 46 km SW of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Sun, 13 Sep 20:21 UTCM 0.4 / 3 km - [info] (248 km) Bayern Or Nearby (Germany)
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LMU
Sun, 13 Sep 19:25 UTCM 1.4 / 10 km - [info] (249 km) Bayern Or Nearby (Germany)
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LMU
Sun, 13 Sep 00:15 UTCM 0.6 / 11.1 km - [info]Laacher See (11 km) 53 km SSE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sun, 13 Sep 00:15 UTCM 0.6 / 10.2 km - [info]Laacher See (12 km) Königsfeld (RP), Germany
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GD NRW
Sat, 12 Sep 2020
Sat, 12 Sep 23:58 UTCM 1.0 / 12.7 km - [info]Laacher See (12 km) 51 km SSE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sat, 12 Sep 23:58 UTCM 1.0 / 10.4 km - [info]Laacher See (12 km) Königsfeld (RP), Germany
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GD NRW
Sat, 12 Sep 23:56 UTCM 0.9 / 12.8 km - [info]Laacher See (12 km) 52 km SSE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sat, 12 Sep 06:56 UTCM 0.5 / 4.2 km - [info]Laacher See (8 km) 68 km SSE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sat, 12 Sep 06:56 UTCM 0.8 / 11 km - [info]Laacher See (7 km) Plaidt (RP) (Germany)
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GD NRW
Fri, 11 Sep 2020
Fri, 11 Sep 21:06 UTCM 1.7 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (266 km) GERMANY - 13km De Albstadt
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RENASS
Fri, 11 Sep 21:06 UTCM 1.3 / 12 km - [info]Laacher See (263 km) GERMANY - 15km De Reutlingen
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RENASS
Fri, 11 Sep 05:21 UTCM 2.5 / 12 km - [info]Laacher See (115 km) 63 km SSW of Frankfurt am Main, Germany 4 reports
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EMSC
Fri, 11 Sep 04:43 UTCM 1.3 / 1.8 km - [info]Laacher See (257 km) Rottweil D (Germany)
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SED
Thu, 10 Sep 2020
Thu, 10 Sep 17:51 UTCM 1.5 / 11.2 km - [info]Laacher See (328 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Thu, 10 Sep 05:45 UTCM 1.5 - [info]Laacher See (231 km) GERMANY - 6km De Herrenberg (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Thu, 10 Sep 03:03 UTCM 1.3 / 10.1 km - [info]Laacher See (328 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 2020 (14 earthquakes)
Wed, 9 Sep 20:03 UTCM 2.0 / 14 km - [info]Laacher See (328 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 19:37 UTCM 1.2 / 13.7 km - [info]Laacher See (328 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 19:13 UTCM 1.1 / 13 km - [info]Laacher See (329 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 18:31 UTCM 1.9 / 14 km - [info]Laacher See (328 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 17:09 UTCM 1.1 / 12.8 km - [info]Laacher See (330 km) Konstanz D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 15:49 UTCM 1.2 - [info]Laacher See (268 km) GERMANY - 12km De Reutlingen (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 13:07 UTCM 2.2 - [info] (222 km) GERMANY - 5km De Heidenheim An Der Brenz (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 12:01 UTCM 1.7 - [info]Laacher See (318 km) GERMANY - 14km De Radolfzell Am Bodensee (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 10:47 UTCM 1.7 / 38.4 km - [info]Laacher See (283 km) Albstadt D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 10:47 UTCM 2.0 - [info] (226 km) Heidenheim An Der Brenz / Deutschland (Germany)
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ZAMG
Wed, 9 Sep 10:33 UTCM 1.5 - [info]Laacher See (164 km) GERMANY - 6km de Sinsheim (quarry blast)
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 03:13 UTCM 1.5 / 9 km - [info]Laacher See (283 km) SWITZERLAND - 8km De Müllheim (Germany)
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 03:13 UTCM 0.7 / 17.1 km - [info]Laacher See (300 km) Muellheim D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 9 Sep 03:13 UTCM 1.1 / 17 km - [info]Laacher See (300 km) Muellheim D (Germany)
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SED
Tue, 8 Sep 2020
Tue, 8 Sep 12:10 UTCM 2.0 - [info] (219 km) GERMANY - 11km De Aalen (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 08:56 UTCM 1.3 - [info]Laacher See (246 km) GERMANY - 5km De Horb Am Neckar (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 08:56 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (242 km) GERMANY - 2km De Horb Am Neckar
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 05:23 UTCM 1.7 - [info]Laacher See (234 km) GERMANY - 9km De Herrenberg (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 04:52 UTCM 1.5 - [info]Laacher See (282 km) GERMANY - 11km De Albstadt (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 7 Sep 2020
Mon, 7 Sep 10:09 UTCM 1.7 - [info] (250 km) GERMANY - 7km De Ulm (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Fri, 4 Sep 2020
Fri, 4 Sep 06:54 UTCM 1.7 / 37.3 km - [info]Laacher See (287 km) Albstadt D (Germany)
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SED
Fri, 4 Sep 05:52 UTCM 1.8 - [info]Laacher See (234 km) GERMANY - 11km de Herrenberg (quarry blast)
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RENASS
Thu, 3 Sep 2020
Thu, 3 Sep 03:45 UTCM 0.4 / 8 km - [info] (249 km) Bayern Or Nearby (Germany)
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LMU
Wed, 2 Sep 2020
Wed, 2 Sep 15:30 UTCM 1.3 / 6.3 km - [info]Laacher See (282 km) Tuttlingen D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 2 Sep 14:46 UTCM 1.2 / 0.5 km - [info]Laacher See (315 km) 45 km NW of Zürich, Switzerland
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SED
Wed, 2 Sep 08:19 UTCM 1.5 / 19.3 km - [info] (284 km) Ulm D (Germany)
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SED
Wed, 2 Sep 04:17 UTCM 1.4 - [info]Laacher See (139 km) 96 km NE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Wed, 2 Sep 02:30 UTCM 0.1 / 3 km - [info] (303 km) Ehrwald / Tirol (Germany)
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ZAMG
Tue, 1 Sep 2020
Tue, 1 Sep 22:28 UTCM 1.5 / 3.4 km - [info]Laacher See (140 km) 97 km NE of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Tue, 1 Sep 12:29 UTCM 1.1 / 4.4 km - [info]Laacher See (79 km) 54 km WSW of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Tue, 1 Sep 12:29 UTCM 1.4 / 6.9 km - [info]Laacher See (78 km) 52 km WSW of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Tue, 1 Sep 12:28 UTCM 0.4 / 7 km - [info]Laacher See (78 km) 51 km WSW of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Tue, 1 Sep 08:16 UTCM 1.8 - [info]Laacher See (276 km) GERMANY - 12km De Rottweil (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 31 Aug 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Mon, 31 Aug 21:35 UTCM 0.1 / 4 km - [info] (267 km) Bad Reichenhall / Deutschland (Germany)
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ZAMG
Mon, 31 Aug 20:24 UTCM 0.8 / 1 km - [info] (280 km) Bayern Or Nearby (Germany)
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LMU
Mon, 31 Aug 20:24 UTCM 1.5 / 6 km - [info] (283 km) Kochel / Deutschland (Germany)
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ZAMG
Mon, 31 Aug 18:30 UTCM 0.1 / 2 km - [info] (267 km) Bad Reichenhall / Deutschland (Germany)
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ZAMG
Mon, 31 Aug 16:10 UTCM 1.5 / 18 km - [info]Laacher See (123 km) GERMANY - 12km De Kaiserslautern 1 report
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RENASS
Mon, 31 Aug 14:21 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (193 km) GERMANY - 7km De Crailsheim (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 2020
Sun, 30 Aug 07:12 UTCM 0.3 / 7.2 km - [info]Laacher See (54 km) Weiler i.d. Ebene (Germany)
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GD NRW
Sat, 29 Aug 2020
Sat, 29 Aug 20:10 UTCM 1.6 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (230 km) FRANCE - 8km De Lahr (Germany)
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RENASS
Sat, 29 Aug 03:16 UTCM 0.7 / 18.9 km - [info]Laacher See (89 km) 51 km W of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Sat, 29 Aug 03:16 UTCM 0.6 / 19.4 km - [info]Laacher See (88 km) 51 km W of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Fri, 28 Aug 2020
Fri, 28 Aug 14:53 UTCM 1.8 / 4.7 km - [info]Laacher See (265 km) Rottweil D (Germany)
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SED
Fri, 28 Aug 01:11 UTCM 0.2 / 13.1 km - [info]Laacher See (69 km) 45 km WSW of Köln, Germany
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Uni Köln
Fri, 28 Aug 01:11 UTCM 0.7 / 12.8 km - [info]Laacher See (70 km) 49 km SW of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Thu, 27 Aug 2020
Thu, 27 Aug 12:32 UTCM 1.4 / 24 km - [info]Laacher See (252 km) Freiburg Im Breisgau D (Germany)
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SED
Thu, 27 Aug 02:47 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (263 km) FRANCE - 11km De Freiburg (Germany)
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RENASS
Thu, 27 Aug 01:11 UTCM 0.7 / 12.8 km - [info]Laacher See (70 km) 49 km SW of Köln, Germany
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GD NRW
Wed, 26 Aug 2020
Wed, 26 Aug 15:16 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (316 km) SWITZERLAND - 4km De Waldshut-Tiengen (Germany)
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RENASS
Wed, 26 Aug 15:16 UTCM 1.5 / 0.6 km - [info]Laacher See (315 km) 46 km NW of Zürich, Switzerland
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SED
Wed, 26 Aug 00:36 UTCM 1.2 / 1 km - [info] (249 km) Bayern Or Nearby (Germany)
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LMU
Tue, 25 Aug 2020
Tue, 25 Aug 14:53 UTCM 1.1 - [info]Laacher See (214 km) GERMANY - 13km De Bühl (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 25 Aug 14:53 UTCM 1.8 / 15 km - [info]Laacher See (205 km) GERMANY - 9km De Baden-Baden
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RENASS
Tue, 25 Aug 13:05 UTCM 1.6 - [info]Laacher See (245 km) GERMANY - 4km De Horb Am Neckar (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Tue, 25 Aug 13:05 UTCM 2.3 / 5 km - [info] (305 km) GERMANY - 6km De Saulgau
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RENASS
Mon, 24 Aug 2020
Mon, 24 Aug 10:02 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info]Laacher See (94 km) GERMANY - 17km De Idar-Oberstein
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RENASS

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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.1 x 109 joules (860 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.74 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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