Latest earthquakes near Myanmar today

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List of latest earthquakes near Myanmar.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 07:07AM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 24 mi SSW
from Kēng Tung
May 22, 2024 07:51AM
(Yangon)
M 3.3 130 mi WNW
from Myitkyina
May 15, 2024 01:54AM
(Yangon)
M 3.4 107 mi NW
from Myitkyina
May 11, 2024 10:50PM
(Yangon)
M 3.3 96 mi NW
from Myitkyina
May 8, 2024 02:56PM
(Yangon)
M 3.8 116 mi W
from Myitkyina
May 7, 2024 04:21PM
(Yangon)
M 3.3 130 mi W
from Myitkyina
May 7, 2024 08:10AM
(Yangon)
M 4.4 185 mi NNW
from Mandalay
May 7, 2024 02:20AM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 163 mi NW
from Mandalay
May 4, 2024 07:33AM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 127 mi NW
from Mandalay
May 2, 2024 09:45AM
(Yangon)
M 3.2 184 mi NNW
from Monywa
May 1, 2024 09:51PM
(Yangon)
M 4.0 117 mi NW
from Myitkyina
May 1, 2024 09:51PM
(Yangon)
M 4.3 94 mi NW
from Myitkyina
May 1, 2024 07:08PM
(Yangon)
M 3.4 127 mi W
from Myitkyina
Apr 30, 2024 01:38AM
(Yangon)
M 4.8 53 mi NW
from Pathein
Apr 30, 2024 12:46AM
(Yangon)
M 3.4 162 mi W
from Myitkyina
Apr 29, 2024 03:15AM
(Yangon)
M 4.6 48 mi W
from Myitkyina
Apr 27, 2024 01:56AM
(Yangon)
M 3.6 170 mi NNW
from Mandalay
Apr 26, 2024 09:09PM
(Yangon)
M 3.2 127 mi WSW
from Myitkyina
Apr 24, 2024 11:35AM
(Yangon)
M 4.4 152 mi E
from Myitkyina
Apr 23, 2024 07:29PM
(Yangon)
M 2.8 157 mi N
from Hakha
Apr 20, 2024 11:16PM
(Yangon)
M 3.7 170 mi NNW
from Sittwe
Apr 20, 2024 04:47PM
(Yangon)
M 2.5 152 mi NNW
from Monywa
Apr 19, 2024 04:24AM
(Yangon)
M 4.3 154 mi E
from Myitkyina
Apr 16, 2024 05:51AM
(Yangon)
M 3.0 117 mi NW
from Myitkyina
Apr 15, 2024 04:58AM
(Yangon)
M 3.7 154 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:
109 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.6
May 26, 2024 07:07

Average

A total of 1090 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 109 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. 4 996 91.38%
Mag. 5 87 7.98%
Mag. 6 7 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 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 26, 2021 06:15AM
(Yangon)
M 6.2 14 mi NNW
from Hakha
Nov 21, 2019 06:20AM
(Yangon)
M 6.2 176 mi SSE
from Kēng Tung
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
May 30, 2014 07:50AM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 39 mi SE
from Myitkyina
Jul 21, 2022 11:37PM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 34 mi S
from Kēng Tung
Apr 16, 2020 06:15PM
(Yangon)
M 5.9 29 mi ENE
from Hakha

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 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Myanmar on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 07:07 local time (Asia/Yangon). The center of this earthquake was located 38km south-southwest of Kēng Tung at a depth of 5km 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, 1090 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Myanmar. This averages to 109 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3 days.