Latest earthquakes near Anhui, China today

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List of latest earthquakes near Anhui.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 3, 2024 07:58
(Shanghai)
M 7.4 730 km SSE
from Huangshan
Dec 7, 2023 23:01
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 303 km ENE
from Suzhou
Aug 6, 2023 02:33
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 364 km N
from Huaibei
Dec 22, 2021 21:46
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 178 km ENE
from Wuhu
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 275 km N
from Huaibei
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 295 km N
from Huaibei
Dec 8, 2019 16:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 300 km ENE
from Chuzhou
Oct 20, 2016 04:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 239 km NE
from Chuzhou
Dec 25, 2015 07:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 205 km NNE
from Huaibei
Jun 17, 2015 21:29
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 190 km SW
from Anqing
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 28 km N
from Fuyang
Jan 18, 2015 11:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 199 km N
from Bozhou
Oct 26, 2014 01:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 102 km WSW
from Lu’an
Apr 20, 2014 16:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 49 km SW
from Lu’an

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Recent Anhui Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Anhui. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Anhui and elsewhere.

Anhui Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
1 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 7.4
Apr 3, 2024 07:58

Average

A total of 11 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Anhui, China in the past 10 years.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Anhui in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Anhui 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 Anhui (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 11 100.0%
Mag. 5 0 0.0%
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 Anhui

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 4.7
On Oct 20, 2016 04:51.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7
On Aug 1, 1937 04:35.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Anhui occurred on Oct 20, 2016 04:51 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 4.7 and struck 239 kilometers (149 mi) north-east of Chuzhou, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Anhui in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7 earthquake struck on Aug 1, 1937 04:35, 161 kilometers (100 mi) north-east of Bozhou. It is the strongest earthquake near Anhui 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 Anhui, China 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 Anhui.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Anhui.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Oct 20, 2016 04:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 239 km NE
from Chuzhou
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 28 km N
from Fuyang
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 275 km N
from Huaibei
Jan 18, 2015 11:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 199 km N
from Bozhou
Feb 18, 2020 17:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 295 km N
from Huaibei
Dec 25, 2015 07:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 205 km NNE
from Huaibei
Dec 22, 2021 21:46
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 178 km ENE
from Wuhu
Dec 8, 2019 16:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 300 km ENE
from Chuzhou
Apr 20, 2014 16:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 49 km SW
from Lu’an
Jun 17, 2015 21:29
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 190 km SW
from Anqing

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Anhui

Earthquakes by city in Anhui

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Anhui, China.

Use this regional Anhui earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Lucheng, Wuyang, Huicheng, Suixi, Mengcheng Chengguanzhen, Mingguang, Tangzhai, Huaiyuan Chengguanzhen, Huoqiu Chengguanzhen, Yingshang Chengguanzhen, Datong, Gushu, Wucheng, Qishan, Haiyang and Biyang.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Anhui, China?

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Anhui on the morning of April 3, 2024 at 07:58 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 730km south-southeast of Huangshan at a depth of 35km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Anhui, China in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Anhui, China?

A 7 magnitude earthquake hit near Anhui on the night of August 1, 1937 at 04:35 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 161km north-northwest of Bozhou at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Anhui since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Anhui, China?

In the past 10 years, 11 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Anhui. This averages to 1 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 332 days.