Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
22-27 Jul 2018: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
22 Jul - 5 Aug 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
26 Jul - 5 Aug 2018: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
30 Jul - 13 Aug 2018: Colors of Iceland: Fire, Earth, Ice and Water - Iceland
10-15 Aug 2018: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano, Sunda Strait
15-31 Aug 2018: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
2-20 Sep 2018: Kamchatka - Mountains of Fire & Ice - Kamchatka peninsula (Russia)
14-29 Sep 2018: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
26 Sep - 1 Oct 2018: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
26 Sep - 10 Oct 2018: Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Poland on Thursday, 7 December 2017

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Poland on Thursday, 7 December 2017
Date & time: Thu, 7 Dec 17:42:50 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.52°N / 16.1°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Vogtland volcanic area (291 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Berlin (216.8 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(282.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Raszków / not felt
Wrocław (79.9 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(313.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(389.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Nikomu nic się nie stało (via app)
Polkowice (Poland) (9 km S from epicenter)(no details): jebło jak skurwysyn (via EMSC)
Polkowice (Poland) (9 km S from epicenter)(no details): The whole house started to shaking. I had a feeling that it was the end of the world (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 12 Dec
Tue, 12 Dec 11:19 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (278 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 26 Dec
Tue, 26 Dec 11:15 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (287 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Ostrów Wielkopolski / not felt: Nothing felt
Chemnitz (Germany) (235 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρύ τράνταγμα (via EMSC)
Lubin (Poland) (13 km S from epicenter)(no details): W Jedrzychowie 8 km od Polkowic mocno potelepało (via EMSC)
Głogów (Poland) (20 km N from epicenter)(no details): Odczuwalny wstrząs w Głogowie (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 26 Dec 23:33 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (300 km) Poland[Map]GFZ
Wed, 24 Jan
Wed, 24 Jan 20:27 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (277 km) Poland[Map]GFZ
Thu, 1 Feb
Thu, 1 Feb 04:20 UTCM 2.8 - [info] (289 km)EASTERN PART OF WEST EUROPEAN PLATFORM[Map]NORSAR
Sat, 10 Mar
Sat, 10 Mar 05:53 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (293 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 31 Mar
Sat, 31 Mar 19:58 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info] (295 km) Poland[Map]GFZ
Sat, 14 Apr
Sat, 14 Apr 15:40 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] (276 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 14 Apr 15:58 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (291 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Ostrów Wielkopolski (117.9 km E from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
(117.9 km E from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Sat, 5 May
Sat, 5 May 15:40 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (295 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 3 Jul
Tue, 3 Jul 19:38 UTCM 2.8 - [info] (266 km)EASTERN PART OF WEST EUROPEAN PLATFORM
[Map]
NORSAR
Tue, 3 Jul 19:38 UTCM 2.8 - [info] (304 km)EASTERN PART OF WEST EUROPEAN PLATFORM
[Map]
NORSAR
Tue, 3 Jul 19:38 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (296 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ
Ścinawa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Lubin (Poland) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): Delikatnie zatrzeslo. (via EMSC)
Polkowice (Poland) (16 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Copper mine bump (via EMSC)
Fri, 6 Jul
Fri, 6 Jul 09:48 UTCM 3.3 / 1 km - [info] (294 km) Poland
[Map]
GFZ

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

 
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: