Latest earthquakes near Yili, Xinjiang today

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List of latest earthquakes near Yili.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 18, 2024 11:48
(Urumqi)
M 4.2 138 km ENE
from Yili
Jul 13, 2024 06:42
(Urumqi)
M 2.9 200 km WSW
from Yili
Jul 12, 2024 00:24
(Urumqi)
M 3.7 227 km N
from Yili
Jul 11, 2024 06:49
(Urumqi)
M 4.3 269 km SSE
from Yili
Jun 28, 2024 17:06
(Urumqi)
M 4.3 181 km S
from Yili
Jun 21, 2024 08:13
(Urumqi)
M 4.3 234 km SW
from Yili
Jun 16, 2024 10:15
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 52 km S
from Yili
Jun 13, 2024 12:31
(Urumqi)
M 2.5 273 km SW
from Yili
Jun 7, 2024 06:18
(Urumqi)
M 3.0 273 km SW
from Yili
May 24, 2024 02:17
(Urumqi)
M 4.1 258 km SSE
from Yili
May 23, 2024 23:38
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 262 km SSE
from Yili
May 23, 2024 22:11
(Urumqi)
M 4.2 259 km SSE
from Yili
May 23, 2024 22:05
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 255 km SSE
from Yili
May 23, 2024 21:38
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 243 km SSE
from Yili
May 23, 2024 20:30
(Urumqi)
M 4.8 252 km SSE
from Yili
May 19, 2024 06:45
(Urumqi)
M 4.5 294 km SSW
from Yili
May 6, 2024 10:12
(Urumqi)
M 4.3 217 km SW
from Yili
May 2, 2024 05:09
(Urumqi)
M 4.2 269 km SSE
from Yili
Apr 23, 2024 04:07
(Urumqi)
M 2.3 299 km SW
from Yili
Apr 23, 2024 03:16
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 245 km SSE
from Yili
Apr 22, 2024 19:08
(Urumqi)
M 4.6 239 km SSE
from Yili
Apr 22, 2024 01:27
(Urumqi)
M 3.5 228 km SW
from Yili
Apr 21, 2024 21:21
(Urumqi)
M 3.1 288 km W
from Yili
Apr 19, 2024 11:27
(Urumqi)
M 4.5 242 km S
from Yili
Apr 18, 2024 14:11
(Urumqi)
M 2.8 280 km SW
from Yili

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Recent Yili Earthquake News

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

Yili Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
42 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.2
Jul 18, 2024 11:48

Average

A total of 427 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Yili, Xinjiang in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 42 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Yili roughly every 8 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Yili in 2021. A total of 58 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Yili that year. The strongest had a 5.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Yili in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Yili 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 Yili (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 408 95.55%
Mag. 5 18 4.22%
Mag. 6 1 0.23%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Yili

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On Aug 9, 2017 05:27.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Dec 23, 1906 00:11.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Yili occurred on Aug 9, 2017 05:27 local time (Asia/Urumqi timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 126 kilometers (78 mi) east-northeast of Yili, at a depth of 20 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Yili in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Dec 23, 1906 00:11, 287 kilometers (178 mi) east-northeast of Yili. It is the strongest earthquake near Yili 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 Yili, Xinjiang 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 Yili.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Yili.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 9, 2017 05:27
(Urumqi)
M 6.3 126 km ENE
from Yili
Dec 28, 2022 23:16
(Urumqi)
M 5.6 268 km SSW
from Yili
Apr 10, 2024 20:56
(Urumqi)
M 5.4 241 km SSE
from Yili
Sep 16, 2017 16:11
(Urumqi)
M 5.4 258 km SE
from Yili
Mar 24, 2021 03:14
(Urumqi)
M 5.3 232 km S
from Yili
Aug 9, 2017 05:44
(Urumqi)
M 5.3 126 km ENE
from Yili
Oct 16, 2018 08:10
(Urumqi)
M 5.2 104 km ENE
from Yili
Aug 9, 2017 05:39
(Urumqi)
M 5.2 121 km ENE
from Yili
Feb 27, 2023 05:58
(Urumqi)
M 5.1 262 km SSW
from Yili
Apr 7, 2024 14:46
(Urumqi)
M 5.1 235 km SSE
from Yili

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Nearest earthquakes from Yili

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Yili.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 14, 2018 23:14
(Urumqi)
M 4.1 19 km E
from Yili
May 20, 2021 20:21
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 28 km SW
from Yili
Jan 22, 2020 05:40
(Urumqi)
M 4.5 34 km N
from Yili
Dec 17, 2014 11:03
(Urumqi)
M 4.0 44 km NNE
from Yili
Jan 27, 2023 05:50
(Urumqi)
M 4.1 46 km NNW
from Yili
Mar 21, 2023 00:38
(Urumqi)
M 4.5 49 km NNW
from Yili
Sep 2, 2015 03:51
(Urumqi)
M 4.0 49 km NNW
from Yili
Sep 19, 2020 02:55
(Urumqi)
M 4.7 48 km E
from Yili
Jun 16, 2024 10:15
(Urumqi)
M 4.4 52 km S
from Yili
Apr 14, 2019 17:20
(Urumqi)
M 4.0 51 km NNW
from Yili

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Yili, Xinjiang?

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Yili on the morning of July 18, 2024 at 11:48 local time (Asia/Urumqi). The center of this earthquake was located 138km east-northeast of Yili at a depth of 13km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Yili, Xinjiang in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Yili, Xinjiang?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Yili on the night of December 23, 1906 at 00:11 local time (Asia/Urumqi). The center of this earthquake was located 287km east of Yili at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Yili since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Yili, Xinjiang?

In the past 10 years, 427 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Yili. This averages to 43 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 9 days.