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Latest quakes in or near Obwalden, Switzerland, in the past 24 hours on Friday, May 20, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 20, 2022 11:13 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 2
  • 7 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Obwalden had 1 quake of magnitude 2.1. There were also 7 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.4 | 14 km NE of Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 2.1 | 13 km NW of Baden AG, Aargau, Switzerland -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Obwalden, Switzerland (updated )

Past 24 hours:5 quakes | 1 quake M2+
Past 7 days:16 quakes | 2 quakes M2+
Past 30 days:123 quakes | 12 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 90 days:443 quakes | 70 quakes M2+ | 6 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 365 days:1,674 quakes | 201 quakes M2+ | 15 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (8 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
May 20, 2022 10:27 am (GMT +2) (May 20, 2022 08:27 GMT)
1.4
14 km northeast of Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France MoreMap
May 20, 2022 5:28 am (GMT +2) (May 20, 2022 03:28 GMT)
1.9

13 km
10.4 km south of Baume-les-Dames, France MoreMap
May 20, 2022 2:02 am (GMT +2) (May 20, 2022 00:02 GMT)
0.6

11 km
Switzerland: Liestal BL MoreMap
May 20, 2022 2:02 am (GMT +2) (May 20, 2022 00:02 GMT)
1.1

9.8 km
Switzerland: Near Basel MoreMap
Thursday, May 19, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
May 20, 2022 1:19 am (GMT +2) (May 19, 2022 23:19 GMT)
0.9

12 km
Switzerland: Liestal BL MoreMap
May 20, 2022 1:19 am (GMT +2) (May 19, 2022 23:19 GMT)
1.1

13 km
Switzerland: Liestal BL MoreMap
May 19, 2022 10:39 pm (GMT +2) (May 19, 2022 20:39 GMT)
0.8

6.7 km
France: Near Aosta MoreMap
May 19, 2022 3:38 pm (GMT +2) (May 19, 2022 13:38 GMT)
2.1

1 km
13 km northwest of Baden AG, Aargau, Switzerland MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.5 x 108 joules (41.7 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy

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Obwalden Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Obwalden?

The last earthquake in Obwalden occurred 2 hours and 46 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 14 km northeast of Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 10:27 am (GMT +2).

How many quakes were there in Obwalden today?

In the past 24 hours, Obwalden, Switzerland had 8 quakes up to magnitude 2.1.

What was the strongest quake in Obwalden today?

The strongest earthquake in Obwalden today occurred 22 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 13 km northwest of Baden AG, Aargau, Switzerland, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:38 pm (GMT +2).

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