Latest earthquakes near Myanmar today

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List of latest earthquakes near Myanmar.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 15, 2024 04:58AM
(Yangon)
M 3.7 154 mi NW
from Mandalay
Apr 10, 2024 12:07AM
(Yangon)
M 3.2 178 mi NW
from Mandalay
Apr 9, 2024 09:56PM
(Yangon)
M 3.3 135 mi NW
from Mandalay
Apr 7, 2024 05:47PM
(Yangon)
M 3.5 156 mi NW
from Monywa
Apr 7, 2024 04:40AM
(Yangon)
M 2.9 148 mi NNE
from Hakha
Apr 6, 2024 10:21PM
(Yangon)
M 3.5 106 mi S
from Yangon
Apr 6, 2024 08:08PM
(Yangon)
M 3.5 104 mi SSE
from Yangon
Apr 5, 2024 07:15PM
(Yangon)
M 5.8 85 mi NNW
from Myitkyina
Apr 2, 2024 09:17AM
(Yangon)
M 3.8 32 mi S
from Kēng Tung
Mar 24, 2024 10:45PM
(Yangon)
M 3.7 176 mi N
from Monywa
Mar 21, 2024 03:57PM
(Yangon)
M 3.9 162 mi NNW
from Monywa
Mar 20, 2024 03:23PM
(Yangon)
M 3.1 170 mi N
from Hakha
Mar 20, 2024 10:40AM
(Yangon)
M 3.0 159 mi N
from Hakha
Mar 17, 2024 04:03PM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 182 mi N
from Monywa
Mar 17, 2024 03:35PM
(Yangon)
M 2.9 149 mi NNW
from Monywa
Mar 17, 2024 12:32AM
(Yangon)
M 3.3 127 mi W
from Myitkyina
Mar 15, 2024 07:56AM
(Yangon)
M 3.9 156 mi NNE
from Hakha
Mar 14, 2024 12:05PM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 75 mi ESE
from Taunggyi
Mar 14, 2024 02:09AM
(Yangon)
M 2.9 186 mi NNW
from Monywa
Mar 13, 2024 02:50PM
(Yangon)
M 3.8 168 mi NW
from Monywa
Mar 13, 2024 02:50PM
(Yangon)
M 4.2 142 mi NW
from Monywa
Mar 12, 2024 02:53PM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 150 mi NW
from Mandalay
Mar 11, 2024 06:29PM
(Yangon)
M 3.5 40 mi NNE
from Hakha
Mar 10, 2024 08:46AM
(Yangon)
M 3.8 170 mi NW
from Mandalay
Mar 8, 2024 05:28AM
(Yangon)
M 3.9 176 mi NW
from Mandalay

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Myanmar

Recent Myanmar Earthquake News

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

Myanmar Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
110 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.7
Apr 15, 2024 04:58

Average

A total of 1107 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Myanmar in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 110 earthquakes per year, or 9 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Myanmar roughly every 3 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Myanmar in 2023. A total of 143 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 186 mi of Myanmar that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Myanmar in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Myanmar 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 Myanmar (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1010 91.24%
Mag. 5 90 8.13%
Mag. 6 7 0.63%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Myanmar

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.9
On Apr 13, 2016 20:25.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.9
On May 23, 1912 08:48.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Myanmar occurred on Apr 13, 2016 20:25 local time (Asia/Yangon timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.9 and struck 110 miles (177 km) north-west of Mandalay, at a depth of 85 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Myanmar in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.9 earthquake struck on May 23, 1912 08:48, 21 miles (33 km) north-west of Taunggyi. It is the strongest earthquake near Myanmar 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 Myanmar 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 Myanmar.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Myanmar.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2016 08:25PM
(Yangon)
M 6.9 110 mi NW
from Mandalay
Aug 24, 2016 05:04PM
(Yangon)
M 6.8 37 mi NNW
from Yenangyaung
Nov 21, 2019 06:20AM
(Yangon)
M 6.2 176 mi SSE
from Kēng Tung
Nov 26, 2021 06:15AM
(Yangon)
M 6.2 14 mi NNW
from Hakha
May 21, 2021 08:18PM
(Yangon)
M 6.1 165 mi E
from Myitkyina
Oct 7, 2014 08:19PM
(Yangon)
M 6.1 126 mi NNE
from Kēng Tung
Jan 12, 2018 12:56AM
(Yangon)
M 6.0 46 mi SSW
from Taungoo
Jul 21, 2022 11:37PM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 34 mi S
from Kēng Tung
May 31, 2023 05:50PM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 75 mi WSW
from Myitkyina
May 30, 2014 07:50AM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 39 mi SE
from Myitkyina

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Myanmar

Earthquakes by region of Myanmar

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Myanmar?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Myanmar on the night of April 15, 2024 at 04:58 local time (Asia/Yangon). The center of this earthquake was located 248km northwest of Mandalay at a depth of 130km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Myanmar in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Myanmar?

A 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Myanmar on the morning of May 23, 1912 at 08:48 local time (Asia/Yangon). The center of this earthquake was located 33km northwest of Taunggyi at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Myanmar since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Myanmar?

In the past 10 years, 1107 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Myanmar. This averages to 111 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3 days.