Latest earthquakes near Kaiyuan, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Kaiyuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 19, 2024 19:45
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 292 km S
from Kaiyuan
Apr 6, 2024 10:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 384 km N
from Kaiyuan
Feb 8, 2024 22:50
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 274 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Nov 24, 2023 19:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 205 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Oct 12, 2023 16:33
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 232 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Oct 12, 2023 07:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 236 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 30, 2023 02:25
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 287 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 29, 2023 17:13
(Shanghai)
M 3.9 257 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 29, 2023 17:04
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 272 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 25, 2023 15:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 294 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 21, 2023 08:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 147 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 215 km NW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 175 km WNW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 1, 2023 01:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 257 km NNE
from Kaiyuan
Jul 6, 2023 23:24
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 264 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Mar 23, 2023 18:26
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 276 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Mar 3, 2023 05:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 150 km SSW
from Kaiyuan
Dec 26, 2022 16:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 49 km S
from Kaiyuan
Nov 21, 2022 19:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 89 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Nov 19, 2022 01:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 111 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Nov 16, 2022 12:37
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 259 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Oct 26, 2022 00:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 45 km S
from Kaiyuan
Sep 1, 2022 23:52
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 265 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Jul 21, 2022 12:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 74 km N
from Kaiyuan
Mar 14, 2022 10:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 282 km S
from Kaiyuan

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Kaiyuan Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
8 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.8
May 19, 2024 19:45

Average

A total of 80 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Kaiyuan, Yunnan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 8 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Kaiyuan in 2021. A total of 15 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Kaiyuan that year. The strongest had a 5.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Kaiyuan in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Kaiyuan 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 Kaiyuan (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 73 91.25%
Mag. 5 6 7.5%
Mag. 6 1 1.25%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Kaiyuan

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On Oct 7, 2014 21:49.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Jan 5, 1970 01:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Kaiyuan occurred on Oct 7, 2014 21:49 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 291 kilometers (181 mi) west of Kaiyuan, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Kaiyuan in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Jan 5, 1970 01:00, 94 kilometers (58 mi) west of Kaiyuan. It is the strongest earthquake near Kaiyuan 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 Kaiyuan, 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 Kaiyuan.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Kaiyuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 7, 2014 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 291 km W
from Kaiyuan
Dec 24, 2021 21:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 223 km SW
from Kaiyuan
Sep 8, 2018 10:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 181 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Dec 6, 2014 18:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 285 km W
from Kaiyuan
Dec 6, 2014 02:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 291 km W
from Kaiyuan
Aug 13, 2018 01:44
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 78 km NNW
from Kaiyuan
Jun 10, 2021 19:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 158 km NW
from Kaiyuan
Aug 14, 2018 03:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 70 km NW
from Kaiyuan
Nov 19, 2022 01:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 111 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Jun 24, 2019 21:24
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 227 km NW
from Kaiyuan

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Nearest earthquakes from Kaiyuan

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Kaiyuan.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 25, 2017 04:53
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 22 km ESE
from Kaiyuan
May 4, 2016 15:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 44 km S
from Kaiyuan
Feb 21, 2015 06:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 44 km WSW
from Kaiyuan
Oct 26, 2022 00:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 45 km S
from Kaiyuan
Apr 13, 2015 18:28
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 48 km NW
from Kaiyuan
Dec 26, 2022 16:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 49 km S
from Kaiyuan
May 4, 2016 17:24
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 50 km S
from Kaiyuan
May 4, 2016 15:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 51 km S
from Kaiyuan
Aug 14, 2018 03:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 70 km NW
from Kaiyuan
Jul 21, 2022 12:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 74 km N
from Kaiyuan

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Kaiyuan

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Kaiyuan, Yunnan?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Kaiyuan on the evening of May 19, 2024 at 19:45 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 292km south of Kaiyuan at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Kaiyuan, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kaiyuan, Yunnan?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Kaiyuan on the night of January 5, 1970 at 01:00 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 94km northwest of Kaiyuan at a depth of 11km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Kaiyuan since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kaiyuan, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 80 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Kaiyuan. This averages to 8 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 46 days.