Latest earthquakes near Phuntsholing, Chukha today

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List of latest earthquakes near Phuntsholing.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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 Phuntsholing

Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing, Chukha 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 Phuntsholing roughly every 20 days.

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

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Phuntsholing in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing (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 Phuntsholing

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 Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing, Chukha 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 Phuntsholing.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Phuntsholing.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
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 Phuntsholing

Nearest earthquakes from Phuntsholing

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Phuntsholing, Chukha. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Phuntsholing.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 6, 2022 08:46PM
(Thimphu)
M 4.2 18 km W
from Phuntsholing
Mar 7, 2017 04:28PM
(Thimphu)
M 4.0 28 km WNW
from Phuntsholing
Jul 2, 2022 12:29AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.2 35 km NNW
from Phuntsholing
Jul 2, 2022 03:23AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.2 39 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Apr 5, 2021 09:19PM
(Thimphu)
M 5.2 58 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Jul 23, 2014 05:35AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.0 70 km SSE
from Phuntsholing
Oct 10, 2015 07:48AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.3 73 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Nov 7, 2021 10:20PM
(Thimphu)
M 4.6 76 km NW
from Phuntsholing
Mar 22, 2018 04:58AM
(Thimphu)
M 4.0 79 km SE
from Phuntsholing
Aug 23, 2021 01:43PM
(Thimphu)
M 4.0 88 km SE
from Phuntsholing

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Phuntsholing

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Phuntsholing, Chukha?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing, Chukha in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Phuntsholing, Chukha?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Phuntsholing 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 Phuntsholing since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Phuntsholing, Chukha?

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