Latest earthquakes near Keelung today

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List of latest earthquakes near Keelung.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 12, 2024 20:40
(Taipei)
M 4.3 163 km S
from Keelung
Jun 12, 2024 05:51
(Taipei)
M 4.4 152 km S
from Keelung
Jun 10, 2024 11:56
(Taipei)
M 5.0 201 km SE
from Keelung
Jun 10, 2024 04:05
(Taipei)
M 4.1 81 km S
from Keelung
Jun 6, 2024 23:51
(Taipei)
M 4.1 107 km S
from Keelung
Jun 6, 2024 19:40
(Taipei)
M 4.0 130 km S
from Keelung
Jun 6, 2024 14:18
(Taipei)
M 4.4 91 km S
from Keelung
Jun 5, 2024 12:23
(Taipei)
M 4.6 139 km SSE
from Keelung
Jun 2, 2024 09:28
(Taipei)
M 4.5 151 km S
from Keelung
Jun 2, 2024 09:27
(Taipei)
M 5.0 156 km S
from Keelung
Jun 1, 2024 08:32
(Taipei)
M 4.5 86 km SSE
from Keelung
Jun 1, 2024 01:10
(Taipei)
M 5.2 120 km S
from Keelung
May 30, 2024 23:52
(Taipei)
M 4.5 135 km S
from Keelung
May 30, 2024 20:09
(Taipei)
M 4.0 111 km S
from Keelung
May 30, 2024 09:11
(Taipei)
M 4.7 105 km S
from Keelung
May 30, 2024 07:54
(Taipei)
M 4.8 130 km S
from Keelung
May 30, 2024 05:42
(Taipei)
M 4.0 116 km S
from Keelung
May 29, 2024 10:41
(Taipei)
M 3.9 112 km S
from Keelung
May 28, 2024 22:35
(Taipei)
M 4.4 171 km ESE
from Keelung
May 28, 2024 19:05
(Taipei)
M 4.4 133 km S
from Keelung
May 26, 2024 16:41
(Taipei)
M 4.1 157 km SE
from Keelung
May 25, 2024 11:48
(Taipei)
M 3.9 106 km S
from Keelung
May 25, 2024 01:07
(Taipei)
M 4.6 103 km S
from Keelung
May 25, 2024 01:06
(Taipei)
M 4.4 107 km S
from Keelung
May 24, 2024 11:10
(Taipei)
M 4.2 95 km SSE
from Keelung

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Keelung

Recent Keelung Earthquake News

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

Keelung Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 2192 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Keelung in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 219 earthquakes per year, or 18 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Keelung roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Keelung in 2024. A total of 504 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Keelung that year. The strongest had a 7.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Keelung in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Keelung 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 Keelung (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1977 90.19%
Mag. 5 194 8.85%
Mag. 6 20 0.91%
Mag. 7 1 0.05%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Keelung

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 Keelung occurred on Apr 3, 2024 07:58 local time (Asia/Taipei timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.4 and struck 145 kilometers (90 mi) south of Keelung, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Keelung in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on Jun 5, 1920 12:21, 162 kilometers (101 mi) south of Keelung. It is the strongest earthquake near Keelung 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 Keelung 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 Keelung.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Keelung.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 3, 2024 07:58
(Taipei)
M 7.4 145 km S
from Keelung
Sep 18, 2022 14:44
(Taipei)
M 6.9 225 km S
from Keelung
Mar 23, 2022 01:41
(Taipei)
M 6.7 194 km S
from Keelung
Sep 17, 2022 21:41
(Taipei)
M 6.5 226 km S
from Keelung
Apr 20, 2015 09:42
(Taipei)
M 6.4 118 km SSE
from Keelung
Feb 6, 2018 23:50
(Taipei)
M 6.4 111 km S
from Keelung
May 31, 2016 13:23
(Taipei)
M 6.4 94 km ENE
from Keelung
Feb 6, 2016 03:57
(Taipei)
M 6.4 270 km SSW
from Keelung
Apr 3, 2024 08:11
(Taipei)
M 6.4 114 km S
from Keelung
May 9, 2022 14:23
(Taipei)
M 6.2 143 km SSE
from Keelung

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Keelung

Nearest earthquakes from Keelung

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Keelung.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 17, 2018 13:59
(Taipei)
M 4.5 9 km S
from Keelung
Nov 12, 2015 05:31
(Taipei)
M 4.2 17 km SE
from Keelung
Mar 13, 2019 04:19
(Taipei)
M 4.6 17 km SE
from Keelung
May 31, 2021 15:53
(Taipei)
M 4.3 20 km SW
from Keelung
Feb 29, 2016 09:36
(Taipei)
M 4.0 28 km S
from Keelung
Jun 20, 2016 15:53
(Taipei)
M 4.4 27 km SE
from Keelung
Aug 3, 2021 08:05
(Taipei)
M 4.2 29 km SE
from Keelung
Mar 12, 2015 07:02
(Taipei)
M 4.6 33 km S
from Keelung
Dec 31, 2014 11:06
(Taipei)
M 4.6 35 km S
from Keelung
Mar 3, 2023 22:48
(Taipei)
M 4.4 35 km SSE
from Keelung

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Keelung

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Keelung?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Keelung on the evening of June 12, 2024 at 20:40 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 163km south of Keelung at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Keelung in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Keelung?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Keelung on the afternoon of June 5, 1920 at 12:21 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 162km south of Keelung at a depth of 20km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Keelung since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Keelung?

In the past 10 years, 2192 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Keelung. This averages to 219 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.