China has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1 earthquake in the past 7 days
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 96 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in China:

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A

8.6 magnitude earthquake

1950-08-15 14:09:34 UTC at 14:09
August 15, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.363, 96.445
58.2 km from Tezu (36.2 miles)

Eastern Xizang India Border

Depth: 15 km

B
1920-12-16 12:05:55 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Baiyin, Gansu Sheng, China

8.3 magnitude earthquake

1920-12-16 12:05:55 UTC at 12:05
December 16, 1920 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.888, 105.606
133.2 km from Baiyin (83.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

C
1920-06-05 04:21:35 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1920-06-05 04:21:35 UTC at 04:21
June 05, 1920 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.684, 121.986
50.2 km from Hualian (31.2 miles)

Depth: 20 km

D

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-12-04 03:37:53 UTC at 03:37
December 04, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.189, 99.368
153.2 km from Bayanhongor (95.2 miles)

Central Mongolia

Depth: 30 km

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1910-04-12 00:22:24 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 235 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1910-04-12 00:22:24 UTC at 00:22
April 12, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.911, 123.973
174.2 km from Ishigaki (108.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 235 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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7.9 magnitude earthquake

1931-08-10 21:18:45 UTC at 21:18
August 10, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.817, 89.915
176.2 km from Altay (109.2 miles)

Western Mongolia

Depth: 10 km

H

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1932-12-25 02:04:30 UTC at 02:04
December 25, 1932 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.496, 96.616
102.2 km from Laojunmiao (63.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

I

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

J

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



A

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1951-11-24 18:50:24 UTC at 18:50
November 24, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.092, 121.214
37.2 km from Taitung City (23.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

B

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1937-01-07 13:20:42 UTC at 13:20
January 07, 1937 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.434, 97.759
383.2 km from Xining (238.2 miles)

Gansu Qinghai Border, China

Depth: 15 km

C

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1906-12-22 18:21:11 UTC at 18:21
December 22, 1906 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.284, 85.572
37.2 km from Shihezi (23.2 miles)

Kazakhstan Xinjiang Border

Depth: 15 km

D
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

E
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

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1951-11-18 09:35:54 UTC at 09:35
November 18, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.056, 91.261
89.2 km from Nagqu (55.2 miles)

Xizang Qinghai Border

Depth: 30 km

G
1938-06-10 09:53:43 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-06-10 09:53:43 UTC at 09:53
June 10, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.143, 125.273
37.2 km from Hirara (23.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 20 km

H
1927-05-22 22:32:49 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Wuwei, Gansu Sheng, China

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1927-05-22 22:32:49 UTC at 22:32
May 22, 1927 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.645, 102.489
33.2 km from Wuwei (20.2 miles)

Gansu Qinghai Border, China

Depth: 15 km

I
1911-01-03 23:25:48 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Tyup, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1911-01-03 23:25:48 UTC at 23:25
January 03, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.013, 78.53
34.2 km from Tyup (21.2 miles)

Eastern Kazakhstan

Depth: 20 km

J

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1902-08-22 03:00:00 UTC at 03:00
August 22, 1902 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.0, 77.0
104.2 km from Kashgar (65.2 miles)

Southern Xinjiang, China

Depth: 0 km



A
1931-01-27 20:09:19 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 15 km depth
Myitkyina, Kachin, Myanmar

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1931-01-27 20:09:19 UTC at 20:09
January 27, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.851, 96.79
79.2 km from Myitkyina (49.2 miles)

Myanmar India Border

Depth: 15 km

B

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

C
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

D
1951-10-21 21:34:21 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 25 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1951-10-21 21:34:21 UTC at 21:34
October 21, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.487, 121.4
58.2 km from Hualian (36.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

E
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

F
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

G
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

H

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

I

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1952-08-17 16:02:14 UTC at 16:02
August 17, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.648, 91.601
101.2 km from Nagqu (63.2 miles)

Eastern Xizang

Depth: 25 km

J
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