Latest earthquakes near Shangri-La, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Shangri-La.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 27, 2024 18:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 79 km ENE
from Shangri-La
May 27, 2024 16:25
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 88 km ENE
from Shangri-La
May 27, 2024 11:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 99 km ENE
from Shangri-La
Apr 24, 2024 13:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 290 km S
from Shangri-La
Apr 19, 2024 07:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 261 km ENE
from Shangri-La
Apr 19, 2024 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 292 km S
from Shangri-La
Apr 9, 2024 22:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 59 km ENE
from Shangri-La
Apr 6, 2024 10:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 379 km E
from Shangri-La
Apr 5, 2024 20:45
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 304 km WSW
from Shangri-La
Mar 27, 2024 22:59
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 228 km N
from Shangri-La
Mar 21, 2024 18:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 291 km E
from Shangri-La
Feb 15, 2024 14:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 230 km E
from Shangri-La
Dec 29, 2023 04:17
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 250 km W
from Shangri-La
Nov 20, 2023 16:17
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 275 km WSW
from Shangri-La
Oct 28, 2023 00:29
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 236 km WSW
from Shangri-La
Oct 16, 2023 15:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 287 km NE
from Shangri-La
Aug 7, 2023 14:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 284 km NE
from Shangri-La
May 22, 2023 10:45
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 286 km WSW
from Shangri-La
May 12, 2023 02:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 300 km NE
from Shangri-La
May 4, 2023 07:48
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 270 km WSW
from Shangri-La
May 2, 2023 23:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 269 km S
from Shangri-La
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 273 km S
from Shangri-La
Mar 31, 2023 05:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 208 km NNE
from Shangri-La
Mar 23, 2023 16:44
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 296 km WNW
from Shangri-La
Feb 28, 2023 22:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 298 km NE
from Shangri-La

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Shangri-La

Recent Shangri-La Earthquake News

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

Shangri-La 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 Shangri-La, 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 Shangri-La roughly every 23 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Shangri-La in 2021. A total of 30 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Shangri-La that year. The strongest had a 6.1 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Shangri-La in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Shangri-La 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 Shangri-La (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 139 88.54%
Mag. 5 17 10.83%
Mag. 6 1 0.64%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Shangri-La

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On May 21, 2021 21:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On May 25, 1948 16:11.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Shangri-La occurred on May 21, 2021 21:48 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 235 kilometers (146 mi) south of Shangri-La, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Shangri-La in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on May 25, 1948 16:11, 264 kilometers (164 mi) south of Shangri-La. It is the strongest earthquake near Shangri-La 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 Shangri-La, 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 Shangri-La.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Shangri-La.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 21, 2021 21:48
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 235 km S
from Shangri-La
Nov 28, 2018 18:17
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 284 km WSW
from Shangri-La
Jan 2, 2022 15:02
(Shanghai)
M 5.4 99 km E
from Shangri-La
Sep 23, 2016 01:23
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 262 km N
from Shangri-La
May 2, 2023 23:27
(Shanghai)
M 5.3 273 km S
from Shangri-La
Sep 23, 2016 00:47
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 262 km N
from Shangri-La
Feb 28, 2023 22:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 298 km NE
from Shangri-La
May 21, 2021 21:21
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 239 km S
from Shangri-La
May 21, 2021 22:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 240 km S
from Shangri-La
Oct 31, 2018 16:29
(Shanghai)
M 5.1 247 km E
from Shangri-La

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Shangri-La

Nearest earthquakes from Shangri-La

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Shangri-La.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 23, 2020 15:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 37 km SE
from Shangri-La
Sep 14, 2015 17:45
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 58 km ESE
from Shangri-La
Sep 3, 2015 16:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 60 km ESE
from Shangri-La
Apr 9, 2024 22:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 59 km ENE
from Shangri-La
Jan 8, 2019 08:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 62 km ENE
from Shangri-La
Oct 29, 2015 04:12
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 66 km ESE
from Shangri-La
Aug 29, 2019 15:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 69 km SSE
from Shangri-La
Apr 6, 2022 21:07
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 79 km E
from Shangri-La
Feb 24, 2016 09:11
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 79 km ESE
from Shangri-La
May 27, 2024 18:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.8 79 km ENE
from Shangri-La

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Shangri-La

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Shangri-La.

When was the last earthquake in Shangri-La, Yunnan?

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Shangri-La on the evening of May 27, 2024 at 18:37 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 79km east-northeast of Shangri-La at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Shangri-La, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Shangri-La, Yunnan?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Shangri-La on the afternoon of May 25, 1948 at 16:11 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 264km north-northeast of Shangri-La at a depth of 55km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Shangri-La since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Shangri-La, Yunnan?

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