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Earthquakes in China


China Earthquake Map

China Earthquake Map
Description :Map showing major earthquakes in China 
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*We specifically create maps that have a magnitude of 6 or more on the Richter Scale.
 
Earthquakes in China
Date Location Magnitude Fatalities
Sep 27, 1290 Chihli, China  M 6.8 Fatalities 100,000
Jan 23, 1556 Shensi, China M 8.0 Fatalities 830,000
Jul 30, 1917 Yunnan, China M 7.5 Fatalities 1,800
Feb 13, 1918 Nan'ao, Guangdong, (Kwangtung), China M 7.3 Fatalities 1,000
Dec 16, 1920 Haiyuan, Ningxia, China M 7.8 Fatalities 200,000
Mar 24, 1923 Near Luhuo, Sichuan, China M 7.3 Fatalities 3,500
Mar 16, 1925 Yunnan, China M 7.1 Fatalities 5,800
May 22, 1927 Tsinghai, China M 7.6 Fatalities 40,900
Aug 10, 1931 Xinjiang, China M 8.0 Fatalities 10,000
Dec 25, 1932 Gansu, China M 7.6 Fatalities 275
Aug 25, 1933 Sichuan, China M 7.4 Fatalities 9,300
May 25, 1948 Sichuan, China M 7.3 Fatalities 800
Aug 15, 1950 Assam - Tibet M 8.6 Fatalities 1,526
Mar 7, 1966 Hebei, China M 7.0 Fatalities 1,000
Mar 22, 1966 Hebei, China M 6.9 Fatalities 1,000
Jul 25, 1969 Guangdong, China M 5.9 Fatalities 3,000
Jan 4, 1970 Yunnan Province, China M 7.5 Fatalities 10,000
May 10, 1974 China M 6.8 Fatalities 20,000
Feb 4, 1975 Haicheng, China M 7.0 Fatalities 2,000
Jul 27, 1976 Tangshan, China M 7.5 Fatalities 242,769
Jun 28, 2002 Priamurye - Northeastern China border region M 7.3  
Dec 25, 2002 Kyrgyzstan - Xinjiang border region M 5.7  
Feb 24, 2003 Southern Xinjiang, China M 6.3 Fatalities 261
Jul 21, 2003 Yunnan, China M 6.0 Fatalities 16
Mar 20, 2008 Xinjiang - Xinjiang border region M 7.2  
May 12, 2008 Eastern Sichuan, China M 7.9 Fatalities 87,587
Oct 6, 2008 Eastern Xizang M 6.3 Fatalities 10
Jul 9, 2009 Yunnan, China M 5.7 Fatalities 1
Apr 13, 2010 Southern Qinghai, China M 6.9 Fatalities 2,968
May 24, 2014 Yingjiang County, Yunnan Province M 5.6  
Aug 03, 2014 Ludian County, Yunnan Province M 6.1  
Aug 08, 2017 Zhangzha Town, Jiuzhaigou County, Sichuan Province M 7.0  
Aug 09, 2017 Jinghe County, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region M 6.6  

 

Last Updated: Aug 24, 2017