Create a custom geology or earthquakes map of the UK and embed it in your own website.
- navigate to an area of interest using the Google map below. Pan and zoom the map interface to create a simple map
- advanced users can customise the map:
- change the size of the map
- show surface geology or earthquakes
- change the map from satellite images to road map
- change the centre of the map
- change the map zoom
- copy the embed code
- paste the embed code where you want it to appear on your web page
For geology maps: click on the map to show the bedrock or superficial geology description.
The geology map will automatically change from 1:625 000 scale to 1:50 000 scale when the map is zoomed in.
For earthquake maps: click on a red or yellow dot to show information about an earthquake.
Customise and embed your map
Customise your map?
If you need to convert British National Grid to latitude/longitude, use our Coordinate Converter.
Contact the BGS Webmaster if you like using BGS EGG maps.