Latest earthquakes near Hubei, China today

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

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List of latest earthquakes near Hubei.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 21, 2023 03:15
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 58 km N
from Yichang
Sep 13, 2022 00:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 269 km NNE
from Shiyan
Nov 16, 2020 23:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 50 km NNW
from Lichuan
Dec 26, 2019 18:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 12 km W
from Chengzhong
Oct 2, 2019 20:04
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 238 km SSW
from Enshi
Mar 24, 2019 23:17
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 110 km WNW
from Yichang
Oct 11, 2018 17:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 96 km WNW
from Yichang
Oct 11, 2018 15:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 82 km WNW
from Yichang
Feb 9, 2018 19:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 84 km ENE
from Shiyan
Nov 23, 2017 17:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 173 km SW
from Enshi
Jun 18, 2017 17:39
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 97 km WNW
from Yichang
Jun 16, 2017 19:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 95 km WNW
from Yichang
Feb 23, 2017 02:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 55 km W
from Yichang
Aug 11, 2016 11:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 211 km W
from Enshi
Mar 12, 2016 11:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 260 km N
from Shiyan
Jun 17, 2015 21:29
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 46 km S
from Wuxue
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 279 km NE
from Suizhou
Oct 26, 2014 01:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 155 km NE
from Wuhan
Sep 24, 2014 08:28
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 114 km WNW
from Yichang
May 27, 2014 21:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 94 km SW
from Shiyan
Apr 21, 2014 00:09
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 91 km WNW
from Yichang
Apr 20, 2014 16:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 168 km NE
from Huangshi

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Hubei Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
2 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.2
Jun 21, 2023 03:15

Average

A total of 22 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Hubei, China in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 2 earthquakes per year

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Hubei in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Hubei 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 Hubei (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 20 90.91%
Mag. 5 2 9.09%
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 Hubei

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.1
On Nov 23, 2017 17:43.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.4
On Jan 24, 1917 08:48.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Hubei occurred on Nov 23, 2017 17:43 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.1 and struck 173 kilometers (107 mi) south-west of Enshi, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Hubei in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.4 earthquake struck on Jan 24, 1917 08:48, 96 kilometers (60 mi) south-west of Macheng. It is the strongest earthquake near Hubei 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 Hubei, 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 Hubei.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Hubei.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Nov 23, 2017 17:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 173 km SW
from Enshi
Dec 26, 2019 18:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 12 km W
from Chengzhong
Mar 12, 2016 11:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 260 km N
from Shiyan
Feb 9, 2018 19:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 84 km ENE
from Shiyan
Oct 2, 2019 20:04
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 238 km SSW
from Enshi
Jun 16, 2017 19:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 95 km WNW
from Yichang
Mar 14, 2015 14:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 279 km NE
from Suizhou
Oct 11, 2018 15:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 82 km WNW
from Yichang
May 27, 2014 21:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 94 km SW
from Shiyan
Jun 18, 2017 17:39
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 97 km WNW
from Yichang

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Earthquakes by city in Hubei

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

Use this regional Hubei earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Xinshi, Danjiangkou, Xihe, Duobao, Hanchuan, Nanzhang Chengguanzhen, Xinzhou, Huangmei, Qingquan, Gucheng Chengguanzhen, Caidian, Anlu, Caohe, Fengkou, Yunmeng Chengguanzhen, Longfeng, Daye, Yicheng, Zhijiang, Tuanbao and Huangpi.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Hubei, China?

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Hubei on the night of June 21, 2023 at 03:15 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 58km north of Yichang at a depth of 11km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Hubei, China in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Hubei, China?

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Hubei on the morning of January 24, 1917 at 08:48 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 96km east-northeast of Macheng at a depth of 20km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Hubei since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Hubei, China?

In the past 10 years, 22 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Hubei. This averages to 2 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 166 days.