Latest earthquakes near Changhua County, Taiwan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Changhua County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 12, 2024 20:40
(Taipei)
M 4.3 100 km ESE
from Yuanlin
Jun 12, 2024 05:51
(Taipei)
M 4.4 109 km E
from Yuanlin
Jun 10, 2024 11:56
(Taipei)
M 5.0 234 km E
from Yuanlin
Jun 10, 2024 04:05
(Taipei)
M 4.1 133 km ENE
from Yuanlin
Jun 6, 2024 23:51
(Taipei)
M 4.1 116 km ENE
from Yuanlin
Jun 6, 2024 19:40
(Taipei)
M 4.0 117 km E
from Yuanlin
Jun 6, 2024 14:18
(Taipei)
M 4.4 121 km ENE
from Yuanlin
Jun 5, 2024 12:23
(Taipei)
M 4.6 176 km E
from Yuanlin
Jun 2, 2024 09:28
(Taipei)
M 4.5 114 km E
from Yuanlin
Jun 2, 2024 09:27
(Taipei)
M 5.0 114 km ESE
from Yuanlin
Jun 1, 2024 08:32
(Taipei)
M 4.5 157 km ENE
from Yuanlin
Jun 1, 2024 01:10
(Taipei)
M 5.2 99 km E
from Yuanlin
May 30, 2024 23:52
(Taipei)
M 4.5 115 km E
from Yuanlin
May 30, 2024 20:09
(Taipei)
M 4.0 114 km E
from Yuanlin
May 30, 2024 09:11
(Taipei)
M 4.7 113 km ENE
from Yuanlin
May 30, 2024 07:54
(Taipei)
M 4.8 123 km E
from Yuanlin
May 30, 2024 05:42
(Taipei)
M 4.0 107 km E
from Yuanlin
May 29, 2024 10:41
(Taipei)
M 3.9 112 km E
from Yuanlin
May 28, 2024 22:35
(Taipei)
M 4.4 280 km ENE
from Yuanlin
May 28, 2024 19:05
(Taipei)
M 4.4 106 km E
from Yuanlin
May 26, 2024 16:41
(Taipei)
M 4.1 214 km E
from Yuanlin
May 25, 2024 11:48
(Taipei)
M 3.9 117 km ENE
from Yuanlin
May 25, 2024 01:07
(Taipei)
M 4.6 119 km ENE
from Yuanlin
May 25, 2024 01:06
(Taipei)
M 4.4 118 km ENE
from Yuanlin
May 24, 2024 11:10
(Taipei)
M 4.2 156 km ENE
from Yuanlin

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Changhua County

Recent Changhua County Earthquake News

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Changhua County Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
223 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.3
Jun 12, 2024 20:40

Average

A total of 2231 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Changhua County, Taiwan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 223 earthquakes per year, or 18 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Changhua County roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Changhua County in 2024. A total of 503 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Changhua County that year. The strongest had a 7.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Changhua County in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Changhua County 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 Changhua County (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2007 89.96%
Mag. 5 203 9.1%
Mag. 6 20 0.9%
Mag. 7 1 0.04%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Changhua County

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.4
On Apr 3, 2024 07:58.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.2
On Jun 5, 1920 12:21.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Changhua County occurred on Apr 3, 2024 07:58 local time (Asia/Taipei timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.4 and struck 105 kilometers (65 mi) east of Yuanlin, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Changhua County in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on Jun 5, 1920 12:21, 143 kilometers (89 mi) east of Yuanlin. It is the strongest earthquake near Changhua County 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 Changhua County, Taiwan 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 Changhua County.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Changhua County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 3, 2024 07:58
(Taipei)
M 7.4 105 km E
from Yuanlin
Sep 18, 2022 14:44
(Taipei)
M 6.9 120 km SE
from Yuanlin
Mar 23, 2022 01:41
(Taipei)
M 6.7 123 km ESE
from Yuanlin
Sep 17, 2022 21:41
(Taipei)
M 6.5 126 km SE
from Yuanlin
May 31, 2016 13:23
(Taipei)
M 6.4 267 km NE
from Yuanlin
Apr 3, 2024 08:11
(Taipei)
M 6.4 113 km E
from Yuanlin
Feb 6, 2018 23:50
(Taipei)
M 6.4 112 km E
from Yuanlin
Feb 6, 2016 03:57
(Taipei)
M 6.4 113 km S
from Yuanlin
Apr 20, 2015 09:42
(Taipei)
M 6.4 179 km E
from Yuanlin
Oct 24, 2021 13:11
(Taipei)
M 6.2 141 km ENE
from Yuanlin

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Changhua County

Earthquakes by city in Changhua County

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Changhua County, Taiwan?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Changhua County on the evening of June 12, 2024 at 20:40 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 100km east-southeast of Yuanlin at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Changhua County, Taiwan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Changhua County, Taiwan?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Changhua County on the afternoon of June 5, 1920 at 12:21 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 143km east-southeast of Yuanlin at a depth of 20km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Changhua County since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Changhua County, Taiwan?

In the past 10 years, 2231 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Changhua County. This averages to 223 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.