Latest earthquakes near Guizhou, China today

Complete overview of the latest earthquakes near Guizhou, China, updated every minute. Did you feel an earthquake today in Guizhou? If an earthquake is happening right now near Guizhou (also known as 贵州), it will show up within minutes.

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List of latest earthquakes near Guizhou.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 6, 2024 10:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 148 km WNW
from Liupanshui
Mar 20, 2024 11:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 112 km N
from Bijie
Feb 15, 2024 14:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 182 km SSE
from Guiyang
Jan 20, 2024 01:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 94 km NNW
from Bijie
Dec 31, 2023 14:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 217 km NNW
from Bijie
Dec 19, 2023 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 120 km NNW
from Bijie
Dec 14, 2023 10:39
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 221 km N
from Bijie
Dec 1, 2023 09:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 94 km NW
from Liupanshui
Dec 1, 2023 04:36
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 135 km NNW
from Bijie
Nov 28, 2023 07:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 83 km S
from Anshun
Nov 13, 2023 08:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 207 km WNW
from Liupanshui
Oct 2, 2023 12:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 109 km WNW
from Liupanshui
Aug 19, 2023 15:31
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 250 km N
from Bijie
Aug 18, 2023 10:39
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 244 km N
from Bijie
Aug 18, 2023 09:52
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 253 km N
from Bijie
Aug 18, 2023 09:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 244 km N
from Bijie
Aug 1, 2023 01:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 105 km SW
from Liupanshui
Jul 1, 2023 11:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 94 km NNW
from Bijie
May 25, 2023 12:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 143 km NW
from Bijie
May 22, 2023 03:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 131 km NNW
from Bijie
May 16, 2023 19:28
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 93 km NNW
from Bijie
May 10, 2023 08:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 89 km NNW
from Bijie
May 6, 2023 13:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 209 km N
from Bijie
May 5, 2023 20:33
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 96 km NNW
from Bijie
May 4, 2023 10:15
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 87 km N
from Bijie

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Guizhou

Guizhou Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
34 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 5
Apr 6, 2024 10:29

Average

A total of 345 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Guizhou, China in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 34 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Guizhou roughly every 10 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Guizhou in 2019. A total of 66 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Guizhou that year. The strongest had a 5.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Guizhou in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Guizhou 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 Guizhou (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 323 93.62%
Mag. 5 21 6.09%
Mag. 6 1 0.29%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Guizhou

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Aug 3, 2014 16:30.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Jan 5, 1970 01:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Guizhou occurred on Aug 3, 2014 16:30 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 156 kilometers (97 mi) west-northwest of Liupanshui, at a depth of 12 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Guizhou in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Jan 5, 1970 01:00, 259 kilometers (161 mi) west-northwest of Xingyi. It is the strongest earthquake near Guizhou 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 Guizhou, 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 Guizhou.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Guizhou.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Aug 3, 2014 16:30
(Shanghai)
M 6.2 156 km WNW
from Liupanshui
Jun 17, 2019 22:55
(Shanghai)
M 5.8 128 km NNW
from Bijie
Mar 30, 2015 09:47
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 83 km E
from Kaili
Sep 16, 2021 04:33
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 211 km N
from Bijie
Jan 28, 2017 02:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 108 km NNW
from Bijie
Dec 16, 2018 12:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 114 km NNW
from Bijie
Jun 22, 2019 22:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 130 km NNW
from Bijie
Jul 4, 2019 10:17
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 139 km NNW
from Bijie
May 18, 2020 21:48
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 170 km WNW
from Liupanshui
Oct 1, 2014 09:23
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 274 km WNW
from Bijie

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Guizhou

Earthquakes by city in Guizhou

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

Use this regional Guizhou earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Xingren, Tongren, Anlong, Liping, Loushanguan, Dushan, Xiaoweizhai, Weining, Sankeshu, Zhelou, Shuikou, Dafengdong, Xiasi, Lushan, Panghai, Zhongchao, Shangchong, Hongzhou, Longchang, Kaitang and Jiuchao.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Guizhou, China?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Guizhou on the morning of April 6, 2024 at 10:29 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 148km west-northwest of Liupanshui at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Guizhou, China in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Guizhou, China?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Guizhou on the night of January 5, 1970 at 01:00 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 259km west-southwest of Xingyi at a depth of 11km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Guizhou since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Guizhou, China?

In the past 10 years, 345 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Guizhou. This averages to 35 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 11 days.