Latest earthquakes near Dali, Yunnan today

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

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List of latest earthquakes near Dali.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 27, 2024 18:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 280 km N
from Dali
May 27, 2024 16:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 287 km N
from Dali
May 27, 2024 11:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 293 km N
from Dali
Apr 24, 2024 13:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 57 km SW
from Dali
Apr 19, 2024 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 56 km SW
from Dali
Apr 9, 2024 22:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 272 km N
from Dali
Apr 6, 2024 10:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 368 km ENE
from Dali
Apr 5, 2024 20:45
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 337 km WNW
from Dali
Dec 30, 2023 00:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 375 km W
from Dali
Dec 2, 2023 02:24
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 266 km SW
from Dali
Dec 2, 2023 02:16
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 239 km SW
from Dali
Dec 2, 2023 01:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 255 km SW
from Dali
Sep 10, 2023 01:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 226 km WSW
from Dali
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 163 km ESE
from Dali
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 206 km SE
from Dali
May 2, 2023 23:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 88 km WSW
from Dali
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 97 km WSW
from Dali
Mar 1, 2023 01:58
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 199 km SSW
from Dali
Feb 19, 2023 02:53
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 259 km SW
from Dali
Jan 9, 2023 20:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 205 km SW
from Dali
Nov 16, 2022 10:47
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 218 km ENE
from Dali
Sep 23, 2022 10:47
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 176 km WSW
from Dali
Sep 5, 2022 12:52
(Shanghai)
M 6.6 497 km NNE
from Dali
Aug 14, 2022 04:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 28 km WNW
from Dali
May 6, 2022 05:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 58 km NNW
from Dali

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Dali

Recent Dali Earthquake News

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

Dali Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
15 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.8
May 27, 2024 18:37

Average

A total of 157 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Dali, Yunnan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 15 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Dali roughly every 23 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Dali in 2014. A total of 41 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Dali that year. The strongest had a 6.1 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Dali in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Dali 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 Dali (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 138 87.9%
Mag. 5 17 10.83%
Mag. 6 2 1.27%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Dali

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On May 21, 2021 21:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Jan 5, 1970 01:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Dali occurred on May 21, 2021 21:48 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 26 kilometers (16 mi) north-west of Dali, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Dali in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Jan 5, 1970 01:00, 282 kilometers (175 mi) north-west of Dali. It is the strongest earthquake near Dali 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 Dali, Yunnan 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 Dali.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Dali.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 21, 2021 21:48
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 26 km NW
from Dali
Oct 7, 2014 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 246 km S
from Dali
May 30, 2014 09:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.9 247 km WSW
from Dali
Sep 8, 2018 10:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 286 km SSE
from Dali
Dec 6, 2014 02:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 251 km S
from Dali
Dec 6, 2014 18:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 250 km S
from Dali
Jan 2, 2022 15:02
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 251 km N
from Dali
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 97 km WSW
from Dali
May 21, 2021 21:21
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 23 km WNW
from Dali
Oct 30, 2015 19:26
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 85 km SW
from Dali

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Nearest earthquakes from Dali

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Dali.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 5, 2021 06:12
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 7 km NNW
from Dali
May 28, 2021 20:43
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 7 km W
from Dali
May 21, 2021 23:23
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 9 km NNE
from Dali
May 22, 2021 01:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 13 km NNE
from Dali
May 20, 2021 01:59
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 19 km N
from Dali
May 22, 2021 01:36
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 18 km WNW
from Dali
May 22, 2021 20:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 20 km NW
from Dali
May 21, 2021 21:22
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 22 km W
from Dali
May 21, 2021 22:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 25 km WNW
from Dali
May 21, 2021 20:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 24 km WNW
from Dali

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Dali

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Dali, Yunnan?

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Dali on the evening of May 27, 2024 at 18:37 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 280km north of Dali at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Dali, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Dali, Yunnan?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Dali on the night of January 5, 1970 at 01:00 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 282km east-southeast of Dali at a depth of 11km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Dali since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Dali, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 157 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Dali. This averages to 16 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 23 days.