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Largest earthquakes in or near Region Ile-de-France on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated Apr 13, 2022 16:19 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 42 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 51 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 6 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
Since 1900, Region Ile-de-France has had 4 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 42 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 51 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There have been also 6 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.0 | 34 km NW of Beauvais, Oise, Hauts-de-France -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.6 | 5.6 km SE of Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, Region Ile-de-France -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 1.8 or higher (103 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
May 12, 2022 12:47 pm (GMT +2) (May 12, 2022 10:47 GMT)
3.0

5 km
397 km (247 mi)34 km northwest of Beauvais, Oise, Hauts-de-France
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Mar 22, 2022 12:44 pm (GMT +1) (Mar 22, 2022 11:44 GMT)
1.8

10 km
273 km (170 mi)9.7 km south of Châlons-en-Champagne, Marne, Grand Est, France MoreMap
Aug 31, 2021 9:36 am (GMT +2) (Aug 31, 2021 07:36 GMT)
1.8
257 km (160 mi)15 km west of Orléans, Loiret, Centre-Val de Loire, France MoreMap
Aug 20, 2021 10:37 pm (GMT +2) (Aug 20, 2021 20:37 GMT)
2.1

5 km
390 km (242 mi)39 km west of Évreux, Eure, Normandy, France MoreMap
Jun 26, 2021 03:00 GMT
2.6
300 km (186 mi)25 km east of Troyes, Aube, Grand Est, France MoreMap
Jun 9, 2021 10:19 GMT
2.9

2 km
285 km (177 mi)Centre-Val de Loire, 17 km south of Étampes, Essonne, Region Ile-de-France MoreMap
Nov 26, 2020 5:04 pm (GMT +1) (Nov 26, 2020 16:04 GMT)
2.8

10 km
240 km (149 mi)3.8 km northwest of Saint-Fergeux, Ardennes, Grand Est, France MoreMap
1 Oct 2:22 am (GMT +2) (Oct 1, 2020 00:22 GMT)
3.6

10 km
323 km (201 mi)8.2 km east of Nogent-le-Rotrou, Eure-et-Loir, Centre-Val de Loire, France MoreMap
Aug 10, 2020 10:42 GMT
3.1

5 km
220 km (137 mi)Yonne, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, 7.8 km north of Saint-Privé (Bourgogne-Franche-Comté), France MoreMap
Jun 26, 2020 04:58 GMT
2.8

10 km
385 km (239 mi)Hauts-de-France, 22 km northeast of Cergy-Pontoise, Region Ile-de-France MoreMap
Jun 18, 2020 10:05 GMT
2.5

10 km
289 km (180 mi)33 km southeast of Chartres, Eure-et-Loir, Centre-Val de Loire, France MoreMap
Jun 7, 2020 13:48 GMT
3.6

10 km
407 km (253 mi)70 km northwest of Paris, Île-de-France, France MoreMap
May 6, 2020 10:37 GMT
3.7

10 km
265 km (165 mi)81 km south of Paris, Île-de-France, France MoreMap
Apr 7, 2020 22:08 GMT
2.6

2 km
388 km (241 mi)3.5 km east of Méru, Oise, Hauts-de-France 1 reportMoreMap
Apr 2, 2020 09:16 GMT
3.3

10 km
318 km (198 mi)1.4 km southeast of Boëssé-le-Sec, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire, France MoreMap
Apr 1, 2020 08:17 GMT
2.9

10 km
237 km (147 mi)77 km northwest of Dijon, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.6 x 1012 joules (432 megawatt hours, equivalent to 372 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Region Ile-de-France Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Region Ile-de-France?

The last earthquake in Region Ile-de-France occurred 4 days ago: Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 34 km northwest of Beauvais, Oise, Hauts-de-France, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 12:47 pm (GMT +2).

How many quakes were there in Region Ile-de-France since 1900?

Since 1900, Region Ile-de-France had 103 quakes up to magnitude 4.6.

What was the strongest quake in Region Ile-de-France since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Region Ile-de-France since 1900 occurred 9 years ago: Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 5.6 km southeast of Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, Region Ile-de-France, on Fri, 24 May 2013 16:06 (Europe/Paris).

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