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List of latest earthquakes near Pingtung County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 12, 2024 20:40
(Taipei)
M 4.3 173 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 12, 2024 05:51
(Taipei)
M 4.4 188 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 10, 2024 11:56
(Taipei)
M 5.0 278 km ENE
from Donggang
Jun 10, 2024 04:05
(Taipei)
M 4.1 255 km NNE
from Donggang
Jun 6, 2024 23:51
(Taipei)
M 4.1 228 km NNE
from Donggang
Jun 6, 2024 19:40
(Taipei)
M 4.0 212 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 6, 2024 14:18
(Taipei)
M 4.4 242 km NNE
from Donggang
Jun 5, 2024 12:23
(Taipei)
M 4.6 254 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 5, 2024 11:14
(Taipei)
M 3.1 201 km S
from Donggang
Jun 2, 2024 21:41
(Taipei)
M 3.3 298 km S
from Donggang
Jun 2, 2024 09:28
(Taipei)
M 4.5 192 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 2, 2024 09:27
(Taipei)
M 5.0 188 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 1, 2024 08:32
(Taipei)
M 4.5 270 km NE
from Donggang
Jun 1, 2024 01:10
(Taipei)
M 5.2 210 km NNE
from Donggang
May 30, 2024 23:52
(Taipei)
M 4.5 206 km NE
from Donggang
May 30, 2024 20:09
(Taipei)
M 4.0 224 km NE
from Donggang
May 30, 2024 09:11
(Taipei)
M 4.7 227 km NNE
from Donggang
May 30, 2024 07:54
(Taipei)
M 4.8 216 km NE
from Donggang
May 30, 2024 05:42
(Taipei)
M 4.0 217 km NNE
from Donggang
May 29, 2024 10:41
(Taipei)
M 3.9 223 km NNE
from Donggang
May 28, 2024 19:05
(Taipei)
M 4.4 203 km NE
from Donggang
May 27, 2024 04:01
(Taipei)
M 3.3 201 km SSE
from Donggang
May 26, 2024 16:41
(Taipei)
M 4.1 285 km NE
from Donggang
May 25, 2024 11:48
(Taipei)
M 3.9 230 km NE
from Donggang
May 25, 2024 01:07
(Taipei)
M 4.6 232 km NNE
from Donggang

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Pingtung County

Recent Pingtung County Earthquake News

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Pingtung County Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 2033 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Pingtung County, Taiwan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 203 earthquakes per year, or 16 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Pingtung County roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Pingtung County in 2024. A total of 491 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Pingtung County that year. The strongest had a 7.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Pingtung County in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Pingtung 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 Pingtung County (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1811 89.08%
Mag. 5 203 9.99%
Mag. 6 18 0.89%
Mag. 7 1 0.05%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Pingtung 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 Pingtung County occurred on Apr 3, 2024 07:58 local time (Asia/Taipei timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.4 and struck 192 kilometers (119 mi) north-east of Donggang, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Pingtung County in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on Jun 5, 1920 12:21, 205 kilometers (127 mi) north-east of Donggang. It is the strongest earthquake near Pingtung 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 Pingtung 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 Pingtung County.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Pingtung County.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 3, 2024 07:58
(Taipei)
M 7.4 192 km NE
from Donggang
Sep 18, 2022 14:44
(Taipei)
M 6.9 118 km NE
from Donggang
Mar 23, 2022 01:41
(Taipei)
M 6.7 157 km NE
from Donggang
Sep 17, 2022 21:41
(Taipei)
M 6.5 123 km NE
from Donggang
Apr 20, 2015 09:42
(Taipei)
M 6.4 271 km NE
from Donggang
Feb 6, 2018 23:50
(Taipei)
M 6.4 223 km NNE
from Donggang
Apr 3, 2024 08:11
(Taipei)
M 6.4 221 km NE
from Donggang
Feb 6, 2016 03:57
(Taipei)
M 6.4 55 km NNE
from Donggang
Feb 14, 2015 04:06
(Taipei)
M 6.2 102 km E
from Donggang
Jan 3, 2022 17:46
(Taipei)
M 6.2 252 km NE
from Donggang

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Pingtung County

Earthquakes by city in Pingtung County

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

Use this regional Pingtung County earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Hengchun.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Pingtung County, Taiwan?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Pingtung County on the evening of June 12, 2024 at 20:40 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 173km north-east of Donggang at a depth of 5km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Pingtung County, Taiwan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Pingtung County, Taiwan?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Pingtung County on the afternoon of June 5, 1920 at 12:21 local time (Asia/Taipei). The center of this earthquake was located 205km north-east of Donggang at a depth of 20km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Pingtung County since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Pingtung County, Taiwan?

In the past 10 years, 2033 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Pingtung County. This averages to 203 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.