Latest earthquakes near Lijiang, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Lijiang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 27, 2024 18:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 138 km N
from Lijiang
May 27, 2024 16:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 145 km N
from Lijiang
May 27, 2024 11:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 153 km NNE
from Lijiang
Apr 24, 2024 13:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 188 km SSW
from Lijiang
Apr 19, 2024 07:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 264 km NE
from Lijiang
Apr 19, 2024 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 189 km S
from Lijiang
Apr 9, 2024 22:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 129 km N
from Lijiang
Apr 6, 2024 10:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 324 km E
from Lijiang
Apr 5, 2024 20:45
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 322 km W
from Lijiang
Mar 21, 2024 18:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 272 km ENE
from Lijiang
Feb 15, 2024 14:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 224 km NE
from Lijiang
Dec 2, 2023 01:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 357 km SW
from Lijiang
Nov 13, 2023 08:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 257 km E
from Lijiang
Oct 28, 2023 00:29
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 283 km W
from Lijiang
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 260 km SE
from Lijiang
May 2, 2023 23:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 182 km SSW
from Lijiang
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 189 km SSW
from Lijiang
Apr 2, 2023 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 268 km E
from Lijiang
Mar 31, 2023 05:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 294 km N
from Lijiang
Nov 16, 2022 10:47
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 188 km E
from Lijiang
Nov 12, 2022 07:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 266 km E
from Lijiang
Oct 4, 2022 07:19
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 283 km E
from Lijiang
Sep 23, 2022 10:47
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 276 km SSW
from Lijiang
Sep 5, 2022 12:52
(Shanghai)
M 6.6 370 km NNE
from Lijiang
Aug 14, 2022 04:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 137 km S
from Lijiang

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Lijiang

Recent Lijiang Earthquake News

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

Lijiang Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Lijiang, Yunnan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 13 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Lijiang roughly every 27 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Lijiang in 2021. A total of 31 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Lijiang that year. The strongest had a 6.1 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Lijiang in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Lijiang 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 Lijiang (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 118 90.08%
Mag. 5 12 9.16%
Mag. 6 1 0.76%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Lijiang

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On May 21, 2021 21:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.9
On May 29, 1976 20:23.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Lijiang occurred on May 21, 2021 21:48 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 129 kilometers (80 mi) south of Lijiang, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Lijiang in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.9 earthquake struck on May 29, 1976 20:23, 285 kilometers (177 mi) south of Lijiang. It is the strongest earthquake near Lijiang 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 Lijiang, 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 Lijiang.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Lijiang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 21, 2021 21:48
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 129 km S
from Lijiang
Jan 2, 2022 15:02
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 115 km NNE
from Lijiang
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 189 km SSW
from Lijiang
Oct 30, 2015 19:26
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 208 km SSW
from Lijiang
May 21, 2021 21:21
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 132 km S
from Lijiang
Oct 31, 2018 16:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 223 km ENE
from Lijiang
May 27, 2024 11:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 153 km NNE
from Lijiang
May 21, 2021 22:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 134 km S
from Lijiang
May 21, 2021 21:22
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 149 km S
from Lijiang
Mar 27, 2017 07:55
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 110 km SSW
from Lijiang

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Lijiang

Nearest earthquakes from Lijiang

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Lijiang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 18, 2021 18:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 17 km SW
from Lijiang
Jan 15, 2022 19:19
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 30 km NNE
from Lijiang
Aug 29, 2019 15:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 49 km NNW
from Lijiang
May 18, 2021 20:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 52 km SW
from Lijiang
Nov 25, 2019 01:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 68 km S
from Lijiang
Feb 24, 2016 09:11
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 73 km NNE
from Lijiang
Jan 8, 2019 01:15
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 75 km W
from Lijiang
Oct 29, 2015 04:12
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 76 km N
from Lijiang
Feb 2, 2019 05:26
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 82 km NE
from Lijiang
Jul 21, 2019 20:23
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 84 km SE
from Lijiang

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Lijiang

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Lijiang, Yunnan?

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Lijiang on the evening of May 27, 2024 at 18:37 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 138km north of Lijiang at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Lijiang, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lijiang, Yunnan?

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Lijiang on the evening of May 29, 1976 at 20:23 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 285km south-southwest of Lijiang at a depth of 8km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Lijiang since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lijiang, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 131 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Lijiang. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 28 days.