Latest earthquakes near Lincang, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Lincang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2024 08:37
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 285 km S
from Lincang
Apr 24, 2024 13:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 152 km N
from Lincang
Apr 19, 2024 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 149 km N
from Lincang
Feb 8, 2024 22:50
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 267 km SE
from Lincang
Dec 30, 2023 00:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 386 km WNW
from Lincang
Dec 18, 2023 05:48
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 297 km S
from Lincang
Dec 2, 2023 02:24
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 212 km W
from Lincang
Dec 2, 2023 02:16
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 183 km WNW
from Lincang
Dec 2, 2023 01:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 202 km WNW
from Lincang
Nov 24, 2023 19:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 280 km SE
from Lincang
Nov 19, 2023 20:02
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 299 km S
from Lincang
Nov 17, 2023 09:37
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 306 km SSW
from Lincang
Oct 12, 2023 16:33
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 222 km SE
from Lincang
Oct 12, 2023 07:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 241 km SE
from Lincang
Sep 10, 2023 01:13
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 232 km WNW
from Lincang
Aug 30, 2023 02:25
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 284 km SSE
from Lincang
Aug 29, 2023 17:13
(Shanghai)
M 3.9 231 km SE
from Lincang
Aug 29, 2023 17:04
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 275 km SE
from Lincang
Aug 25, 2023 15:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 275 km SSE
from Lincang
Aug 21, 2023 08:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 196 km ESE
from Lincang
Aug 14, 2023 14:11
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 298 km S
from Lincang
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 196 km NE
from Lincang
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 174 km ENE
from Lincang
Aug 13, 2023 20:06
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 292 km S
from Lincang
Jul 26, 2023 07:08
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 249 km SSE
from Lincang

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Lincang Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
16 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.6
May 26, 2024 08:37

Average

A total of 165 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Lincang, Yunnan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 16 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Lincang roughly every 22 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Lincang in 2021. A total of 43 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Lincang that year. The strongest had a 6.1 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Lincang in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Lincang 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 Lincang (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 147 89.09%
Mag. 5 16 9.7%
Mag. 6 2 1.21%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Lincang

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On May 21, 2021 21:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 6, 1988 21:03.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Lincang occurred on May 21, 2021 21:48 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 206 kilometers (128 mi) north of Lincang, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Lincang in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 6, 1988 21:03, 131 kilometers (81 mi) north of Lincang. It is the strongest earthquake near Lincang 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 Lincang, 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 Lincang.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Lincang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 21, 2021 21:48
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 206 km N
from Lincang
Oct 7, 2014 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 67 km SE
from Lincang
May 30, 2014 09:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.9 260 km WNW
from Lincang
Sep 8, 2018 10:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 163 km ESE
from Lincang
Dec 24, 2021 21:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 233 km SE
from Lincang
Dec 6, 2014 18:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 73 km SE
from Lincang
Dec 6, 2014 02:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 72 km SSE
from Lincang
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 189 km NNW
from Lincang
Mar 1, 2015 18:24
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 131 km WSW
from Lincang
May 21, 2021 21:21
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 202 km N
from Lincang

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Nearest earthquakes from Lincang

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Lincang.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 1, 2023 01:58
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 55 km W
from Lincang
Oct 11, 2014 14:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 64 km SE
from Lincang
May 16, 2019 06:08
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 68 km N
from Lincang
Oct 7, 2014 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 67 km SE
from Lincang
Dec 7, 2014 17:23
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 71 km SE
from Lincang
Dec 6, 2014 02:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 72 km SSE
from Lincang
Mar 8, 2019 03:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 71 km W
from Lincang
Oct 8, 2014 03:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 74 km SE
from Lincang
Oct 7, 2014 22:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 74 km SE
from Lincang
Nov 20, 2014 17:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 74 km SE
from Lincang

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Lincang

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Lincang, Yunnan?

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Lincang on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 08:37 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 285km south of Lincang at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Lincang, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lincang, Yunnan?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Lincang on the evening of November 6, 1988 at 21:03 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 131km south-southwest of Lincang at a depth of 18km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Lincang since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lincang, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 165 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Lincang. This averages to 17 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 22 days.