Latest earthquakes near Chukha, Bhutan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Chukha.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 10, 2024 11:29AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.6 254 km ENE
from Phuntsholing
Jun 10, 2024 02:53AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.3 237 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Jun 6, 2024 09:45PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 168 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
Jun 5, 2024 02:27AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.2 170 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
Jun 4, 2024 06:08PM
(Thimphu)
M 3.0 167 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Jun 2, 2024 11:42AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.5 258 km N
from Phuntsholing
May 31, 2024 08:20AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.9 175 km SE
from Phuntsholing
May 31, 2024 08:20AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.1 204 km SE
from Phuntsholing
May 26, 2024 01:52AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.1 292 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
May 14, 2024 12:13AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.5 251 km SE
from Phuntsholing
May 11, 2024 03:15PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.7 289 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
May 10, 2024 05:21PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.5 245 km ENE
from Phuntsholing
May 6, 2024 12:47AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.4 201 km SE
from Phuntsholing
May 5, 2024 11:41AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 88 km SSE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 29, 2024 02:41PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 186 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 28, 2024 09:55PM
(Thimphu)
M 4.2 218 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Apr 20, 2024 04:06PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.5 211 km ENE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 18, 2024 11:26PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 275 km ENE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 18, 2024 01:55AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.6 63 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 12, 2024 08:49AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.6 178 km NE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 9, 2024 01:23AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 63 km WNW
from Phuntsholing
Apr 4, 2024 12:40AM
(Thimphu)
M 3.3 256 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 1, 2024 05:45AM
(Thimphu)
M 2.8 47 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Mar 31, 2024 10:24PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.7 152 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
Mar 29, 2024 05:53PM
(Thimphu)
M 2.9 277 km ESE
from Phuntsholing

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Chukha

Chukha Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
18 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
Jun 10, 2024 11:29

Average

A total of 181 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Chukha, Bhutan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 18 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Chukha roughly every 20 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Chukha in 2021. A total of 29 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Chukha that year. The strongest had a 5.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Chukha in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Chukha 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 Chukha (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 166 91.71%
Mag. 5 15 8.29%
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 Chukha

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.7
On Mar 20, 2020 07:33.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Jan 15, 1934 14:42.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Chukha occurred on Mar 20, 2020 07:33 local time (Asia/Thimphu timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.7 and struck 282 kilometers (175 mi) north-west of Phuntsholing, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Chukha in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Jan 15, 1934 14:42, 247 kilometers (153 mi) north-west of Phuntsholing. It is the strongest earthquake near Chukha 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 Chukha, Bhutan 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 Chukha.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Chukha.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 20, 2020 07:33AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.7 282 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Apr 25, 2015 03:17PM
(Thimphu)
M 5.7 266 km NW
from Phuntsholing
May 22, 2016 07:48AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.4 255 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Sep 12, 2018 10:50AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.3 94 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Jul 7, 2021 09:15AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.3 138 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Apr 5, 2021 09:19PM
(Thimphu)
M 5.2 58 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Apr 27, 2015 06:35PM
(Thimphu)
M 5.1 132 km W
from Phuntsholing
May 22, 2016 08:05AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.1 268 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Jun 28, 2015 07:05AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.1 104 km ESE
from Phuntsholing
Jul 31, 2022 08:28AM
(Thimphu)
M 5.1 260 km W
from Phuntsholing

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Chukha

Earthquakes by city in Chukha

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Chukha, Bhutan?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Chukha on the morning of June 10, 2024 at 11:29 local time (Asia/Thimphu). The center of this earthquake was located 254km east-northeast of Phuntsholing at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Chukha, Bhutan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Chukha, Bhutan?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Chukha on the afternoon of January 15, 1934 at 14:42 local time (Asia/Thimphu). The center of this earthquake was located 247km west of Phuntsholing at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Chukha since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Chukha, Bhutan?

In the past 10 years, 181 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Chukha. This averages to 18 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 20 days.