Latest earthquakes near Wenshan City, Yunnan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Wenshan City.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 19, 2024 19:45
(Shanghai)
M 3.8 291 km SSW
from Wenshan City
Nov 28, 2023 07:30
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 287 km NNE
from Wenshan City
Nov 24, 2023 19:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 253 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Oct 12, 2023 16:33
(Shanghai)
M 3.7 298 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Oct 12, 2023 07:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 296 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Aug 21, 2023 08:03
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 238 km W
from Wenshan City
Aug 13, 2023 20:55
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 279 km WNW
from Wenshan City
Aug 1, 2023 01:56
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 279 km N
from Wenshan City
Mar 3, 2023 05:49
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 194 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 26, 2022 16:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 93 km W
from Wenshan City
Nov 21, 2022 19:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.1 173 km W
from Wenshan City
Nov 19, 2022 01:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 205 km W
from Wenshan City
Oct 26, 2022 00:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 96 km W
from Wenshan City
Jul 21, 2022 12:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 154 km NW
from Wenshan City
Mar 14, 2022 10:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 266 km SSW
from Wenshan City
Mar 5, 2022 22:43
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 286 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 31, 2021 22:53
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 289 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 28, 2021 12:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.4 288 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 28, 2021 12:09
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 284 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 25, 2021 02:59
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 285 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 24, 2021 22:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 287 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Dec 24, 2021 21:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 286 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Nov 16, 2021 15:54
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 283 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Nov 16, 2021 13:22
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 287 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Sep 11, 2021 15:05
(Shanghai)
M 4.6 252 km E
from Wenshan City

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Wenshan City

Wenshan City Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 64 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Wenshan City, Yunnan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 6 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Wenshan City in 2021. A total of 16 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Wenshan City that year. The strongest had a 5.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Wenshan City in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Wenshan City 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 Wenshan City (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 58 90.63%
Mag. 5 6 9.38%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Wenshan City

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.7
On Dec 24, 2021 21:43.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Jan 5, 1970 01:00.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Wenshan City occurred on Dec 24, 2021 21:43 local time (Asia/Shanghai timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.7 and struck 286 kilometers (178 mi) west-southwest of Wenshan City, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Wenshan City in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Jan 5, 1970 01:00, 196 kilometers (122 mi) west-southwest of Wenshan City. It is the strongest earthquake near Wenshan City 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 Wenshan City, 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 Wenshan City.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Wenshan City.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 24, 2021 21:43
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 286 km WSW
from Wenshan City
Sep 8, 2018 10:31
(Shanghai)
M 5.7 273 km W
from Wenshan City
Aug 13, 2018 01:44
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 172 km NW
from Wenshan City
Jun 10, 2021 19:46
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 259 km WNW
from Wenshan City
Nov 28, 2019 07:49
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 258 km E
from Wenshan City
Nov 25, 2019 09:18
(Shanghai)
M 5.0 253 km E
from Wenshan City
Jul 27, 2020 13:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 281 km S
from Wenshan City
Aug 14, 2018 03:50
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 168 km WNW
from Wenshan City
Nov 19, 2022 01:27
(Shanghai)
M 4.9 205 km W
from Wenshan City
Dec 24, 2021 22:02
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 287 km WSW
from Wenshan City

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Nearest earthquakes from Wenshan City

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Wenshan City.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 25, 2017 04:53
(Shanghai)
M 4.3 81 km WNW
from Wenshan City
Dec 26, 2022 16:34
(Shanghai)
M 4.0 93 km W
from Wenshan City
May 4, 2016 15:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 93 km W
from Wenshan City
Oct 26, 2022 00:51
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 96 km W
from Wenshan City
May 4, 2016 17:24
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 98 km W
from Wenshan City
May 4, 2016 15:57
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 100 km W
from Wenshan City
Feb 21, 2015 06:37
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 142 km W
from Wenshan City
Apr 13, 2015 18:28
(Shanghai)
M 4.7 148 km WNW
from Wenshan City
Jul 21, 2022 12:14
(Shanghai)
M 4.2 154 km NW
from Wenshan City
Feb 24, 2016 09:10
(Shanghai)
M 4.5 160 km SW
from Wenshan City

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Wenshan City

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Wenshan City, Yunnan?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Wenshan City on the evening of May 19, 2024 at 19:45 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 291km south-southwest of Wenshan City at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Wenshan City, Yunnan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Wenshan City, Yunnan?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Wenshan City on the night of January 5, 1970 at 01:00 local time (Asia/Shanghai). The center of this earthquake was located 196km west-northwest of Wenshan City at a depth of 11km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Wenshan City since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Wenshan City, Yunnan?

In the past 10 years, 64 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Wenshan City. This averages to 6 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 57 days.