Latest earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France today

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List of latest earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 16, 2024 13:21
(Paris)
M 2.2 136 km SE
from Besançon
Jul 15, 2024 12:07
(Paris)
M 2.5 190 km S
from Dijon
Jul 14, 2024 05:44
(Paris)
M 2.0 158 km WNW
from Dijon
Jul 13, 2024 15:54
(Paris)
M 2.0 154 km S
from Besançon
Jul 12, 2024 10:12
(Paris)
M 2.1 258 km SSE
from Dijon
Jul 11, 2024 12:01
(Paris)
M 2.1 291 km S
from Dijon
Jul 9, 2024 13:36
(Paris)
M 2.1 60 km ENE
from Besançon
Jul 9, 2024 11:48
(Paris)
M 2.1 50 km W
from Dijon
Jul 8, 2024 12:08
(Paris)
M 2.1 145 km NNE
from Besançon
Jul 8, 2024 12:06
(Paris)
M 2.1 275 km SW
from Dijon
Jul 5, 2024 22:06
(Paris)
M 2.2 154 km S
from Besançon
Jul 5, 2024 17:02
(Paris)
M 2.0 22 km E
from Besançon
Jul 5, 2024 12:32
(Paris)
M 2.0 24 km SSW
from Dijon
Jul 5, 2024 12:02
(Paris)
M 2.0 182 km NE
from Besançon
Jul 4, 2024 20:22
(Paris)
M 2.4 282 km S
from Besançon
Jul 4, 2024 15:30
(Paris)
M 2.0 167 km ENE
from Besançon
Jul 4, 2024 14:05
(Paris)
M 2.0 157 km NE
from Besançon
Jul 4, 2024 11:54
(Paris)
M 2.2 148 km NNE
from Besançon
Jul 4, 2024 09:40
(Paris)
M 2.1 117 km N
from Dijon
Jul 4, 2024 06:24
(Paris)
M 2.8 230 km S
from Dijon
Jul 4, 2024 03:10
(Paris)
M 2.1 247 km S
from Besançon
Jul 3, 2024 14:54
(Paris)
M 2.1 22 km SSW
from Besançon
Jul 3, 2024 12:52
(Paris)
M 2.0 249 km S
from Besançon
Jul 3, 2024 12:02
(Paris)
M 2.0 130 km W
from Dijon
Jul 3, 2024 11:35
(Paris)
M 2.4 230 km SSW
from Dijon

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté

Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
2 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.2
Jul 16, 2024 13:21

Average

A total of 21 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 2 earthquakes per year

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 21 100.0%
Mag. 5 0 0.0%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.5
On Mar 12, 2022 18:03.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.2
On Jan 25, 1946 18:31.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté occurred on Mar 12, 2022 18:03 local time (Europe/Paris timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.5 and struck 172 kilometers (107 mi) south of Besançon, at a depth of 3 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.2 earthquake struck on Jan 25, 1946 18:31, 149 kilometers (93 mi) south of Besançon. It is the strongest earthquake near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 12, 2022 18:03
(Paris)
M 4.5 172 km S
from Besançon
Mar 22, 2023 15:50
(Paris)
M 4.4 58 km ENE
from Besançon
Oct 24, 2016 16:44
(Paris)
M 4.4 150 km SE
from Besançon
Jun 27, 2024 03:06
(Paris)
M 4.2 157 km ENE
from Besançon
Jun 4, 2024 02:34
(Paris)
M 4.2 211 km E
from Besançon
Nov 21, 2018 18:08
(Paris)
M 4.2 131 km S
from Dijon
May 28, 2019 10:48
(Paris)
M 4.2 112 km SSE
from Besançon
Jul 30, 2016 22:21
(Paris)
M 4.2 273 km SSE
from Besançon
May 9, 2022 13:13
(Paris)
M 4.2 220 km SW
from Dijon
Oct 5, 2021 07:39
(Paris)
M 4.1 173 km SE
from Besançon

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté

Earthquakes by city in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France.

Use this regional Bourgogne-Franche-Comté earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Belfort, Chalon-sur-Saône, Nevers, Auxerre, Mâcon, Saint-Leu, Montbéliard, Sens, Dole, Le Creusot, Beaune, Lons-le-Saunier, Pontarlier, Montceau-les-Mines, Vesoul, Autun, Chenôve and Audincourt.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

When was the last earthquake in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France?

A 2.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté on the afternoon of July 16, 2024 at 13:21 local time (Europe/Paris). The center of this earthquake was located 136km south-east of Besançon at a depth of 6km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France?

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté on the evening of January 25, 1946 at 18:31 local time (Europe/Paris). The center of this earthquake was located 149km south-east of Besançon at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France?

In the past 10 years, 21 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté. This averages to 2 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 174 days.