Latest Earthquakes in Punakha District, Bhutan

Latest Earthquakes in Punakha District, Bhutan

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Punakha District, Bhutan. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 263 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
7 months ago
On 2023-12-04 19:04:13
27.8062, 87.8238
203 km (126 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.4
54.3 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-02 12:45:16
25.9591, 90.6152
205 km (127 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 5.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-28 18:51:22
28.6722, 91.4759
190 km (118 mi) โ†— NE of Punakha District
M 4.5
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-03 08:22:04
25.8896, 90.446
207 km (129 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-12 22:45:05
27.986, 88.0003
188 km (117 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4
60.9 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-02 04:21:34
27.5974, 90.3069
42 km (26 mi) โ†’ E of Punakha District
M 4.4
35 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-06 16:28:40
27.9764, 88.2153
167 km (104 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-07-01 21:23:45
27.0855, 89.0981
102 km (63 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-07-01 18:29:53
27.1505, 89.2837
84 km (52 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-06 14:46:09
26.8706, 89.2113
113 km (70 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-07 16:20:46
27.271, 88.7826
118 km (73 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.6
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-07-25 15:09:21
27.3429, 88.3092
160 km (99 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.5
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-07-09 07:46:23
25.9749, 90.3995
197 km (122 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-07-07 03:15:24
25.9603, 90.3499
197 km (122 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 5.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-05-05 13:52:12
26.7384, 92.0993
242 km (150 mi) โ†’ E of Punakha District
M 4
47 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-06 01:36:55
26.8176, 88.7828
146 km (90 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 3.9
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-05 15:19:57
27.1863, 88.9412
108 km (67 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 5.2
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-10 14:43:43
27.0534, 89.5665
77 km (48 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 3.7
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-09 01:50:07
28.0331, 87.8568
203 km (126 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.3
35 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-11 13:59:49
28.028, 87.7888
209 km (130 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.1
35 km
3 years ago
On 2020-12-10 16:56:47
26.1291, 90.5453
185 km (115 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-08 21:44:14
27.7299, 87.7713
208 km (129 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.1
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-03 15:36:17
26.2024, 91.3108
217 km (135 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.2
44.3 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-21 19:58:34
26.2803, 91.3167
211 km (131 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.4
39.62 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 03:45:52
27.2464, 87.7715
214 km (133 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-07-29 20:54:26
28.4107, 88.3259
172 km (107 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.1
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-04-26 05:29:26
27.0529, 89.191
98 km (61 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 3.9
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-02-08 12:47:01
26.3386, 90.7847
174 km (108 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 5
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-10-07 12:35:46
27.293, 91.3145
147 km (91 mi) โ†’ E of Punakha District
M 4.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-01-16 23:56:11
27.0774, 88.9007
118 km (73 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 3.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-25 03:47:30
26.0547, 90.8859
207 km (128 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.4
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-12 04:50:46
26.3711, 90.1611
149 km (92 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 5.3
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-08-11 10:04:15
26.7933, 90.9506
144 km (90 mi) โ†’ E of Punakha District
M 3.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-07-30 21:23:29
29.4195, 90.341
197 km (122 mi) โ†‘ N of Punakha District
M 4
19.98 km
6 years ago
On 2018-06-17 15:07:37
27.4201, 88.4739
142 km (88 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.4
49.76 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-21 22:58:23
26.3137, 89.9018
153 km (95 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-01-20 01:14:27
26.1323, 89.8746
173 km (107 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 4.5
11.47 km
6 years ago
On 2017-12-02 23:43:44
27.2856, 88.0806
183 km (114 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.2
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-05-24 03:16:29
27.5189, 90.1818
34 km (21 mi) โ†’ E of Punakha District
M 4.4
28.39 km
7 years ago
On 2017-05-16 22:13:19
27.3266, 88.1714
174 km (108 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.2
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-03-26 21:42:11
27.1419, 88.5534
145 km (90 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.5
24.39 km
7 years ago
On 2017-03-07 10:28:56
26.9162, 89.1143
115 km (71 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 4
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-01-19 09:59:42
28.9824, 88.2848
212 km (132 mi) โ† W of Punakha District
M 4.1
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-10-23 15:56:41
26.0659, 90.2619
184 km (114 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.6
24.31 km
7 years ago
On 2016-09-04 13:05:48
28.0653, 92.032
214 km (133 mi) โ†— NE of Punakha District
M 4
28.78 km
8 years ago
On 2016-05-16 18:03:47
25.9006, 90.2255
201 km (125 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4.3
35.12 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-28 18:40:06
25.9519, 90.6891
209 km (129 mi) โ†˜ SE of Punakha District
M 4
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-12 16:15:12
26.7746, 89.092
128 km (79 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 3.9
14.88 km
8 years ago
On 2016-02-13 21:37:54
27.0268, 89.1875
101 km (62 mi) โ†“ S of Punakha District
M 3.7
50.32 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-10 01:48:45
27.2548, 88.8009
117 km (73 mi) โ†™ SW of Punakha District
M 4.3
48.22 km

Punakha District Earthquake Statistics

Punakha District in , Bhutan has experienced a total of 263 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Punakha District 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Punakha District was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:00:32.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 16 5.8%
M 3 28 10.14%
M 4 165 59.78%
M 5 50 18.12%
M 6 4 1.45%

Magnitude distribution for Punakha District was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:26.

When was the last earthquake in Punakha District, Bhutan?

The last earthquake in Punakha District was 7 months ago and struck 203 km (126 mi) โ† W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 54.298 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Punakha District, Bhutan?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Punakha District was a 6.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 50.0 kilometers. It struck 43 km NW of Mangan, India or 170 km (106 mi) โ† W from the center of Punakha District, 12 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Punakha District, Bhutan?

In 2024, Punakha District has experienced 0 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Punakha District is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Punakha District has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 3.51 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Punakha District is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.29 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Punakha District, Bhutan

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.