Latest earthquakes near Simao, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Simao.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2024 08:37
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 206 km SW
from Simao
May 19, 2024 19:45
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 264 km SE
from Simao
Apr 24, 2024 13:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 295 km NNW
from Simao
Apr 19, 2024 05:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 291 km NNW
from Simao
Apr 2, 2024 10:47
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 207 km SSW
from Simao
Feb 24, 2024 08:23
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 241 km SW
from Simao
Feb 8, 2024 22:50
(Shanghai)
M 3.6 116 km SSE
from Simao
Dec 18, 2023 05:48
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 201 km SSW
from Simao
Dec 2, 2023 01:36
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 332 km WNW
from Simao
Nov 24, 2023 19:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 135 km ESE
from Simao
Nov 20, 2023 02:19
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 247 km SW
from Simao
Nov 19, 2023 22:04
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 245 km SW
from Simao
Nov 19, 2023 20:02
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 221 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 19:52
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 242 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 18:01
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 239 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 14:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 247 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 12:56
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 243 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 09:42
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 230 km SW
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 09:37
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 243 km SW
from Simao
Oct 12, 2023 16:33
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 73 km SE
from Simao
Oct 12, 2023 07:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 91 km SE
from Simao
Sep 12, 2023 04:32
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 218 km S
from Simao
Aug 31, 2023 22:47
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 209 km SSW
from Simao
Aug 30, 2023 02:25
(Shanghai)
M 3.5 135 km SSE
from Simao
Aug 29, 2023 17:13
(Shanghai)
M 3.9 80 km SE
from Simao

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Simao Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 151 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Simao, 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 Simao roughly every 24 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Simao in 2022. A total of 41 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Simao that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Simao in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Simao 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 Simao (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 140 92.72%
Mag. 5 10 6.62%
Mag. 6 1 0.66%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Simao

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On Oct 7, 2014 21:49.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 6, 1988 21:03.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Simao occurred on Oct 7, 2014 21:49 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 84 kilometers (52 mi) north-west of Simao, at a depth of 9 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Simao in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 6, 1988 21:03, 140 kilometers (87 mi) north-west of Simao. It is the strongest earthquake near Simao 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 Simao, 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 Simao.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Simao.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 7, 2014 21:49
(Shanghai)
M 6.1 84 km NW
from Simao
Jul 22, 2022 01:07
(Shanghai)
M 5.9 214 km SSW
from Simao
Dec 24, 2021 21:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 85 km ESE
from Simao
Nov 17, 2023 09:37
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 243 km SW
from Simao
Sep 8, 2018 10:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 86 km NE
from Simao
Dec 6, 2014 02:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 80 km NW
from Simao
Dec 6, 2014 18:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 78 km NW
from Simao
Oct 30, 2015 19:26
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 293 km NNW
from Simao
Mar 1, 2015 18:24
(Shanghai)
M 5.2 233 km WNW
from Simao
Jun 10, 2021 19:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 218 km NNE
from Simao

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Simao

Nearest earthquakes from Simao

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Simao.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 27, 2014 18:45
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 28 km NNE
from Simao
Mar 23, 2023 18:26
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 31 km S
from Simao
Jan 6, 2019 22:46
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 33 km NNE
from Simao
Feb 12, 2019 22:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 49 km E
from Simao
Feb 9, 2018 22:58
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 57 km S
from Simao
Dec 25, 2021 02:59
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 72 km ESE
from Simao
Nov 14, 2015 00:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 76 km NW
from Simao
Oct 7, 2014 22:38
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 77 km NW
from Simao
Dec 6, 2014 18:20
(Shanghai)
M 5.6 78 km NW
from Simao
Oct 8, 2014 03:01
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 77 km NW
from Simao

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Simao

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Simao, Yunnan?

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Simao on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 08:37 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 206km southwest of Simao at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Simao, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Simao, Yunnan?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Simao on the evening of November 6, 1988 at 21:03 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 140km west of Simao at a depth of 18km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Simao since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Simao, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 151 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Simao. This averages to 15 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 24 days.