Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 68 km west of The Hague, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands, on Tuesday, 13 October 2020 at 19:11 (GMT) -

Mag. 3.5 earthquake  - 68 km west of The Hague, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands, on Tuesday, 13 October 2020 at 19:11 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth

14 Oct 08:50 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 14 hours.
Date & time: 13 Oct 2020 07:11:41 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 52.217°N / 3.331°E (Netherlands)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Ter Heijde (Westland) (pop: 705)
68 km (42 mi) WNW of The Hague (Gemeente Den Haag) (pop: 474,300)
80 km (49 mi) W of Leiden (pop: 119,700)
80 km (50 mi) WNW of Spijkenisse (pop: 75,000)
85 km (53 mi) WNW of Rotterdam (pop: 598,200)
91 km (56 mi) WSW of Haarlem (pop: 147,600)
107 km (67 mi) W of Amsterdam (pop: 741,600)
168 km (104 mi) NNW of Brussels (Belgium) (pop: 1,019,000)
Primary data source: RENASS
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.55 kmNORTH SEA - 68km De Den Haag, NetherlandsRENASS

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Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 68 km west of The Hague, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands, on Tuesday, 13 October 2020 at 19:11 (GMT)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 06 May 1976 20:00
    | 6.5 |
    9km / 5.6mi
    |
    45 years ago
    |
    971km / 603mi
    | Austria-Italy-Slovenia Border Region
  • 17 Jun 1976 14:28
    | 6.1 |
    24km / 15mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    965km / 600mi
    | Northern Italy
  • 20 May 2012 02:03
    | 6.0 |
    6.3km / 3.9mi
    |
    9 years ago
    |
    1000km / 621mi
    | Northern Italy
  • 15 Sep 1976 03:15
    | 6.0 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    971km / 603mi
    | Austria-Italy-Slovenia Border Region
  • 15 Sep 1976 09:21
    | 5.9 |
    17km / 10.6mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    966km / 600mi
    | Austria-Italy-Slovenia Border Region
  • 07 May 1976 09:41
    | 5.9 |
    33km / 21mi
    |
    45 years ago
    |
    954km / 593mi
    | Northern Italy
  • 29 May 2012 07:00
    | 5.8 |
    10.2km / 6.3mi
    |
    8 years ago
    |
    998km / 620mi
    | Northern Italy
  • 06 Aug 1983 01:20
    | 5.8 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    37 years ago
    |
    870km / 541mi
    | Poland
  • 23 Nov 1976 07:30
    | 5.7 |
    33km / 21mi
    |
    44 years ago
    |
    967km / 601mi
    | Austria-Italy-Slovenia Border Region
  • 12 Apr 1998 10:55
    | 5.6 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    23 years ago
    |
    1000km / 621mi
    | Slovenia
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