China has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 0 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 4 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 95 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in China:

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7.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-12-07 07:50:07 UTC at 07:50
December 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.227, 72.752
106.2 km from Murghob (66.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

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2015-05-12 07:05:19 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Kothari, Nepal

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-12 07:05:19 UTC at 07:05
May 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.809, 86.066
19.2 km from Kothari (12.2 miles)

Nepal India Border

Depth: 15 km

C

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-25 06:11:25 UTC at 06:11
April 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.231, 84.731
67.2 km from Bharatpur (41.2 miles)

Xizang Nepal Border

Depth: 8 km

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2008-05-12 06:28:01 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 19 km depth
Tianpeng, Sichuan, China

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2008-05-12 06:28:01 UTC at 06:28
May 12, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.002, 103.322
58.2 km from Tianpeng (36.2 miles)

Eastern Sichuan, China

Depth: 19 km

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7.2 magnitude earthquake

2008-03-20 22:32:57 UTC at 22:32
March 20, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.49, 81.467
226.2 km from Hotan (140.2 miles)

Xinjiang Xizang Border

Depth: 10 km

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2006-12-26 12:26:21 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hengchun, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2006-12-26 12:26:21 UTC at 12:26
December 26, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 21.799, 120.547
30.2 km from Hengchun (18.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

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2003-09-27 11:33:25 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 16 km depth
Aktash, Altay, Russia

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2003-09-27 11:33:25 UTC at 11:33
September 27, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 50.038, 87.813
29.2 km from Aktash (18.2 miles)

Southwestern Siberia, Russia

Depth: 16 km

H

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2002-06-28 17:19:30 UTC at 17:19
June 28, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.752, 130.666
50.2 km from Dongning (31.2 miles)

Jilin Heilongjiang Border, China

Depth: 566 km

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7.8 magnitude earthquake

2001-11-14 09:26:10 UTC at 09:26
November 14, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.946, 90.541
515.2 km from Nagqu (320.2 miles)

Southern Qinghai, China

Depth: 10 km

J
1999-09-20 17:47:18 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Puli, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1999-09-20 17:47:18 UTC at 17:47
September 20, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.772, 120.982
21.2 km from Puli (13.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km



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1999-04-08 13:10:34 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 565 km depth
Wangqing, Jilin Sheng, China

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-04-08 13:10:34 UTC at 13:10
April 08, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.607, 130.35
57.2 km from Wangqing (35.2 miles)

Jilin Heilongjiang Border, China

Depth: 565 km

B

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1994-07-21 18:36:31 UTC at 18:36
July 21, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.34, 132.865
46.2 km from Vrangel’ (29.2 miles)

E. Russia N.E. China Border

Depth: 471 km

C
1988-11-06 13:03:19 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 17 km depth
Jinghong, Yunnan, China

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1988-11-06 13:03:19 UTC at 13:03
November 06, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 22.789, 99.611
145.2 km from Jinghong (90.2 miles)

Myanmar China Border

Depth: 17 km

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1986-11-14 21:20:10 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1986-11-14 21:20:10 UTC at 21:20
November 14, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.901, 121.574
8.2 km from Hualian (5.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1985-08-23 12:41:56 UTC at 12:41
August 23, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.431, 75.224
66.2 km from Kashgar (41.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 6 km

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1978-12-23 11:23:12 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-23 11:23:12 UTC at 11:23
December 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.247, 122.075
94.2 km from Hualian (58.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

G

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1978-07-23 14:42:36 UTC at 14:42
July 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 22.282, 121.512
64.2 km from Taitung City (40.2 miles)

Depth: 17 km

H
1978-03-24 21:05:48 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tyup, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 21:05:48 UTC at 21:05
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.839, 78.606
23.2 km from Tyup (14.2 miles)

Eastern Kazakhstan

Depth: 33 km

I
1976-07-28 10:45:35 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 26 km depth
Linxi, Hebei, China

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-28 10:45:35 UTC at 10:45
July 28, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.664, 118.401
6.2 km from Linxi (4.2 miles)

Depth: 26 km

J

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-27 19:42:54 UTC at 19:42
July 27, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.57, 117.978
17.2 km from Penguanzhuang (10.2 miles)

Tianjin Hebei Border, China

Depth: 23 km



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1976-05-29 14:00:18 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Bhamo, Kachin, Myanmar

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-05-29 14:00:18 UTC at 14:00
May 29, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.531, 98.71
152.2 km from Bhamo (95.2 miles)

Myanmar China Border

Depth: 10 km

B
1975-02-04 11:36:07 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Dashiqiao, Liaoning, China

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1975-02-04 11:36:07 UTC at 11:36
February 04, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.641, 122.58
6.2 km from Dashiqiao (4.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

C
1974-08-11 01:13:55 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 9 km depth
Nookat, Kyrgyzstan

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1974-08-11 01:13:55 UTC at 01:13
August 11, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.457, 73.83
137.2 km from Nookat (85.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 9 km

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1973-02-06 10:37:10 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kangding, Sichuan, China

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1973-02-06 10:37:10 UTC at 10:37
February 06, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.398, 100.581
199.2 km from Kangding (123.2 miles)

Western Sichuan, China

Depth: 33 km

E
1972-04-24 09:57:21 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 22 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1972-04-24 09:57:21 UTC at 09:57
April 24, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.564, 121.539
46.2 km from Hualian (28.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1972-01-25 03:41:24 UTC at 03:41
January 25, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.107, 121.974
93.2 km from Taitung City (58.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

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1970-01-04 17:00:41 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 11 km depth
Yuxi, Yunnan, China

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1970-01-04 17:00:41 UTC at 17:00
January 04, 1970 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.185, 102.543
18.2 km from Yuxi (11.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

H
1966-03-12 16:31:20 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 30 km depth
Yonakuni, Okinawa, Japan

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1966-03-12 16:31:20 UTC at 16:31
March 12, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.122, 122.583
57.2 km from Yonakuni (35.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1968-02-26 10:50:19 UTC at 10:50
February 26, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 22.733, 121.368
23.2 km from Taitung City (14.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

J
1954-02-11 00:30:20 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 25 km depth
Zhangye, Gansu Sheng, China

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1954-02-11 00:30:20 UTC at 00:30
February 11, 1954 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.956, 101.217
66.2 km from Zhangye (41.2 miles)

Western Nei Mongol, China

Depth: 25 km