Latest earthquakes near Nantou County, Taiwan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Nantou County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 12, 2024 20:40
(Taipei)
M 4.3 90 km ESE
from Nantou
Jun 12, 2024 05:51
(Taipei)
M 4.4 100 km E
from Nantou
Jun 10, 2024 11:56
(Taipei)
M 5.0 224 km E
from Nantou
Jun 10, 2024 04:05
(Taipei)
M 4.1 126 km ENE
from Nantou
Jun 6, 2024 23:51
(Taipei)
M 4.1 109 km ENE
from Nantou
Jun 6, 2024 19:40
(Taipei)
M 4.0 108 km E
from Nantou
Jun 6, 2024 14:18
(Taipei)
M 4.4 114 km ENE
from Nantou
Jun 5, 2024 12:23
(Taipei)
M 4.6 167 km E
from Nantou
Jun 2, 2024 09:28
(Taipei)
M 4.5 104 km E
from Nantou
Jun 2, 2024 09:27
(Taipei)
M 5.0 104 km E
from Nantou
Jun 1, 2024 08:32
(Taipei)
M 4.5 150 km ENE
from Nantou
Jun 1, 2024 01:10
(Taipei)
M 5.2 91 km E
from Nantou
May 30, 2024 23:52
(Taipei)
M 4.5 106 km E
from Nantou
May 30, 2024 20:09
(Taipei)
M 4.0 106 km ENE
from Nantou
May 30, 2024 09:11
(Taipei)
M 4.7 105 km ENE
from Nantou
May 30, 2024 07:54
(Taipei)
M 4.8 114 km E
from Nantou
May 30, 2024 05:42
(Taipei)
M 4.0 99 km ENE
from Nantou
May 29, 2024 10:41
(Taipei)
M 3.9 104 km ENE
from Nantou
May 28, 2024 22:35
(Taipei)
M 4.4 272 km ENE
from Nantou
May 28, 2024 19:05
(Taipei)
M 4.4 97 km E
from Nantou
May 26, 2024 16:41
(Taipei)
M 4.1 205 km E
from Nantou
May 25, 2024 11:48
(Taipei)
M 3.9 110 km ENE
from Nantou
May 25, 2024 01:07
(Taipei)
M 4.6 111 km ENE
from Nantou
May 25, 2024 01:06
(Taipei)
M 4.4 110 km ENE
from Nantou
May 24, 2024 11:10
(Taipei)
M 4.2 149 km ENE
from Nantou

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Nantou County

Recent Nantou County Earthquake News

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Nantou County Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 2262 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Nantou County, Taiwan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 226 earthquakes per year, or 18 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Nantou County roughly every 1 days.

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

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Nantou County in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Nantou 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 Nantou County (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2036 90.01%
Mag. 5 205 9.06%
Mag. 6 20 0.88%
Mag. 7 1 0.04%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Nantou 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 Nantou County occurred on Apr 3, 2024 07:58 local time (Asia/Taipei timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.4 and struck 95 kilometers (59 mi) east of Nantou, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Nantou County in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on Jun 5, 1920 12:21, 134 kilometers (83 mi) east of Nantou. It is the strongest earthquake near Nantou 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 Nantou 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 Nantou County.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Nantou County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 3, 2024 07:58
(Taipei)
M 7.4 95 km E
from Nantou
Sep 18, 2022 14:44
(Taipei)
M 6.9 111 km SE
from Nantou
Mar 23, 2022 01:41
(Taipei)
M 6.7 113 km ESE
from Nantou
Sep 17, 2022 21:41
(Taipei)
M 6.5 117 km SE
from Nantou
Apr 20, 2015 09:42
(Taipei)
M 6.4 171 km E
from Nantou
Feb 6, 2018 23:50
(Taipei)
M 6.4 104 km ENE
from Nantou
Apr 3, 2024 08:11
(Taipei)
M 6.4 105 km ENE
from Nantou
Feb 6, 2016 03:57
(Taipei)
M 6.4 109 km S
from Nantou
May 31, 2016 13:23
(Taipei)
M 6.4 264 km NE
from Nantou
Feb 14, 2015 04:06
(Taipei)
M 6.2 162 km SSE
from Nantou

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Nantou County

Earthquakes by city in Nantou County

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Nantou County, Taiwan.

Use this regional Nantou County earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Puli, Zhongxing New Village and Lugu.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Nantou County, Taiwan?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Nantou County on the evening of June 12, 2024 at 20:40 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 90km east-southeast of Nantou at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Nantou County, Taiwan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Nantou County, Taiwan?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Nantou County on the afternoon of June 5, 1920 at 12:21 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 134km east of Nantou at a depth of 20km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Nantou County since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Nantou County, Taiwan?

In the past 10 years, 2262 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Nantou County. This averages to 226 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.