Latest earthquakes near Jersey today

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List of latest earthquakes near Jersey.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 14, 2024 14:21
(Jersey)
M 2.0 246 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 13, 2024 13:03
(Jersey)
M 2.1 84 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 12, 2024 11:52
(Jersey)
M 2.1 288 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 10, 2024 10:59
(Jersey)
M 2.5 125 km E
from Saint Helier
Apr 10, 2024 10:59
(Jersey)
M 2.2 225 km S
from Saint Helier
Apr 5, 2024 12:54
(Jersey)
M 2.1 97 km SSW
from Saint Helier
Apr 4, 2024 11:49
(Jersey)
M 2.4 290 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 4, 2024 00:28
(Jersey)
M 2.2 242 km S
from Saint Helier
Apr 3, 2024 10:56
(Jersey)
M 2.2 228 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 3, 2024 10:16
(Jersey)
M 2.4 277 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Apr 2, 2024 11:47
(Jersey)
M 2.4 145 km SE
from Saint Helier
Apr 2, 2024 10:41
(Jersey)
M 2.3 263 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Mar 28, 2024 22:38
(Jersey)
M 2.8 282 km SE
from Saint Helier
Mar 27, 2024 11:44
(Jersey)
M 2.5 145 km SE
from Saint Helier
Mar 26, 2024 11:52
(Jersey)
M 2.4 292 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Mar 26, 2024 10:15
(Jersey)
M 2.3 184 km S
from Saint Helier
Mar 24, 2024 13:23
(Jersey)
M 2.2 126 km SSW
from Saint Helier
Mar 22, 2024 12:03
(Jersey)
M 2.3 134 km SE
from Saint Helier
Mar 21, 2024 21:56
(Jersey)
M 2.3 282 km SE
from Saint Helier
Mar 21, 2024 12:07
(Jersey)
M 2.2 147 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Mar 21, 2024 11:05
(Jersey)
M 2.4 122 km E
from Saint Helier
Mar 19, 2024 11:52
(Jersey)
M 2.3 290 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Mar 19, 2024 10:59
(Jersey)
M 2.0 174 km SSW
from Saint Helier
Mar 18, 2024 10:07
(Jersey)
M 2.3 76 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Mar 14, 2024 23:14
(Jersey)
M 3.4 175 km SSW
from Saint Helier

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Jersey

Jersey Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
0 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2
Apr 14, 2024 14:21

Average

A total of 4 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Jersey in the past 10 years.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Jersey with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Jersey in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Jersey 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 Jersey (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 3 75.0%
Mag. 5 1 25.0%
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 Jersey

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5
On Nov 5, 2014 16:19.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 5
On Nov 5, 2014 16:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Jersey occurred on Nov 5, 2014 16:19 local time (Europe/Jersey timezone). It had a magnitude of 5 and struck 220 kilometers (137 mi) east-northeast of Saint Helier, at a depth of 2 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Jersey in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Jersey 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 Jersey.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Jersey.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 5, 2014 16:19
(Jersey)
M 5.0 220 km ENE
from Saint Helier
Jun 4, 2015 20:24
(Jersey)
M 4.2 201 km ENE
from Saint Helier
Feb 12, 2018 03:08
(Jersey)
M 4.1 292 km SSE
from Saint Helier
Jun 21, 2019 07:50
(Jersey)
M 4.0 255 km SSE
from Saint Helier

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Jersey

Earthquakes by region of Jersey

Click the links below for earthquake reports for regions in Jersey.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Jersey.

When was the last earthquake in Jersey?

A 2 magnitude earthquake hit near Jersey on the afternoon of April 14, 2024 at 14:21 local time (Europe/Jersey). The center of this earthquake was located 246km south-southeast of Saint Helier at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Jersey in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Jersey?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Jersey on the afternoon of November 5, 2014 at 16:19 local time (Europe/Jersey). The center of this earthquake was located 220km east-northeast of Saint Helier at a depth of 2km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Jersey since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Jersey?

In the past 10 years, 4 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Jersey. This averages to 0 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 913 days.