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List of latest earthquakes near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 31, 2023 22:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 143 km NW
from Guyuan
Dec 18, 2023 23:59
(Shanghai)
M 5.9 315 km W
from Guyuan
Nov 30, 2023 19:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 150 km NNW
from Shizuishan
Nov 24, 2023 13:33
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 44 km SSW
from Yinchuan
Nov 18, 2023 17:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 78 km NNE
from Guyuan
Jul 13, 2022 12:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 25 km WNW
from Guyuan
Jun 9, 2022 11:00
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 113 km NW
from Guyuan
May 5, 2022 12:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 258 km NNW
from Yinchuan
Jan 8, 2022 01:45
(Shanghai)
M 6.6 441 km W
from Yinchuan
Nov 18, 2021 20:42
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 299 km WSW
from Yinchuan
May 22, 2021 02:04
(Shanghai)
M 7.3 745 km WSW
from Guyuan
Mar 11, 2021 02:18
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 300 km E
from Dawukou
Jan 14, 2021 17:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 204 km W
from Guyuan
Dec 28, 2020 20:46
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 297 km SSW
from Guyuan
Dec 14, 2018 13:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 184 km W
from Yinchuan
Dec 2, 2017 01:31
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 126 km W
from Yinchuan
Oct 31, 2017 21:52
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 297 km WSW
from Guyuan
Sep 2, 2017 03:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 47 km NNW
from Guyuan
Aug 8, 2017 21:19
(Shanghai)
M 6.5 384 km SW
from Guyuan
Jun 3, 2017 18:11
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 264 km WSW
from Yinchuan
Jan 13, 2017 19:11
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 293 km E
from Shizuishan
Jan 12, 2017 03:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 273 km E
from Guyuan
Sep 17, 2016 20:32
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 286 km E
from Yinchuan
Jul 30, 2016 04:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 123 km SSW
from Yinchuan
Jul 30, 2016 04:41
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 227 km SW
from Yinchuan

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

Recent Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Earthquake News

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Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
3 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.9
Dec 31, 2023 22:27

Average

A total of 37 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 3 earthquakes per year

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 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 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 35 94.59%
Mag. 5 2 5.41%
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 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.4
On Apr 15, 2015 15:39.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.9
On Dec 16, 1920 20:05.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region occurred on Apr 15, 2015 15:39 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.4 and struck 86 kilometers (53 mi) north of Shizuishan, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.9 earthquake struck on Dec 16, 1920 20:05, 76 kilometers (47 mi) north of Guyuan. It is the strongest earthquake near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 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 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, 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 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 15, 2015 15:39
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 86 km N
from Shizuishan
Oct 31, 2017 21:52
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 297 km WSW
from Guyuan
Dec 31, 2023 22:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 143 km NW
from Guyuan
Jun 3, 2017 18:11
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 264 km WSW
from Yinchuan
Nov 30, 2023 19:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 150 km NNW
from Shizuishan
Nov 15, 2014 07:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 276 km SW
from Yinchuan
Dec 28, 2020 20:46
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 297 km SSW
from Guyuan
Sep 2, 2017 03:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 47 km NNW
from Guyuan
Nov 24, 2023 13:33
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 44 km SSW
from Yinchuan
Jul 19, 2015 21:52
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 166 km WSW
from Guyuan

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

Earthquakes by city in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China.

Use this regional Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Shitanjing, Yanghe, Lingwu, Ningdong, Wangyuan, Chongxing, Haojiaqiao, Wanghong, Jingui, Lijun, Changxin, Minning, Ligang, Dongta, Wutongshu, Hongguang Qidui and Linhe.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.

When was the last earthquake in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China?

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on the evening of December 31, 2023 at 22:27 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 143km northwest of Guyuan at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China?

A 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on the evening of December 16, 1920 at 20:05 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 76km west-northwest of Guyuan at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China?

In the past 10 years, 37 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. This averages to 4 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 99 days.