Latest Earthquakes in Thimphu District, Bhutan

Latest Earthquakes in Thimphu District, Bhutan

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Thimphu 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 250 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
7 months ago
On 2023-12-04 19:04:13
27.8062, 87.8238
182 km (113 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.4
54.3 km
9 months ago
On 2023-10-02 12:45:16
25.9591, 90.6152
194 km (120 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 5.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-03 08:22:04
25.8896, 90.446
193 km (120 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-12 22:45:05
27.986, 88.0003
170 km (106 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4
60.9 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-02 04:21:34
27.5974, 90.3069
67 km (42 mi) โ†— NE of Thimphu District
M 4.4
35 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-06 16:28:40
27.9764, 88.2153
150 km (93 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-07-01 21:23:45
27.0855, 89.0981
68 km (42 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-07-01 18:29:53
27.1505, 89.2837
49 km (30 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-06 14:46:09
26.8706, 89.2113
78 km (48 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-07 16:20:46
27.271, 88.7826
86 km (54 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.6
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-07-25 15:09:21
27.3429, 88.3092
131 km (81 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.5
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-07-09 07:46:23
25.9749, 90.3995
182 km (113 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-07-07 03:15:24
25.9603, 90.3499
182 km (113 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 5.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-06 01:36:55
26.8176, 88.7828
111 km (69 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 3.9
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-05 15:19:57
27.1863, 88.9412
75 km (46 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 5.2
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-10 14:43:43
27.0534, 89.5665
46 km (29 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 3.7
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-09 01:50:07
28.0331, 87.8568
185 km (115 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.3
35 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-11 13:59:49
28.028, 87.7888
191 km (119 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.1
35 km
3 years ago
On 2020-12-10 16:56:47
26.1291, 90.5453
174 km (108 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-11-08 21:44:14
27.7299, 87.7713
185 km (115 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.1
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-03 15:36:17
26.2024, 91.3108
218 km (135 mi) โ†’ E of Thimphu District
M 4.2
44.3 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-21 19:58:34
26.2803, 91.3167
213 km (132 mi) โ†’ E of Thimphu District
M 4.4
39.62 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-11 03:45:52
27.2464, 87.7715
185 km (115 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-07-29 20:54:26
28.4107, 88.3259
165 km (102 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.1
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-04-26 05:29:26
27.0529, 89.191
63 km (39 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 3.9
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-02-08 12:47:01
26.3386, 90.7847
169 km (105 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 5
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-11-27 00:18:32
28.1658, 87.8728
189 km (117 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.4
64.65 km
4 years ago
On 2019-10-07 12:35:46
27.293, 91.3145
167 km (103 mi) โ†’ E of Thimphu District
M 4.7
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-01-16 23:56:11
27.0774, 88.9007
84 km (52 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 3.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-25 03:47:30
26.0547, 90.8859
200 km (124 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.4
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-09-12 04:50:46
26.3711, 90.1611
133 km (82 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 5.3
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-08-11 10:04:15
26.7933, 90.9506
150 km (93 mi) โ†’ E of Thimphu District
M 3.8
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-06-20 04:15:26
27.1508, 87.8133
183 km (113 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.4
52.91 km
6 years ago
On 2018-06-17 15:07:37
27.4201, 88.4739
114 km (71 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.4
49.76 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-21 22:58:23
26.3137, 89.9018
131 km (81 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-01-20 01:14:27
26.1323, 89.8746
150 km (93 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.5
11.47 km
6 years ago
On 2017-12-02 23:43:44
27.2856, 88.0806
154 km (96 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.2
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-05-24 03:16:29
27.5189, 90.1818
54 km (33 mi) โ†— NE of Thimphu District
M 4.4
28.39 km
7 years ago
On 2017-05-16 22:13:19
27.3266, 88.1714
145 km (90 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.2
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-03-26 21:42:11
27.1419, 88.5534
112 km (70 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.5
24.39 km
7 years ago
On 2017-03-07 10:28:56
26.9162, 89.1143
80 km (49 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 4
10 km
7 years ago
On 2017-01-19 09:59:42
28.9824, 88.2848
213 km (132 mi) โ†– NW of Thimphu District
M 4.1
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-10-23 15:56:41
26.0659, 90.2619
168 km (104 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.6
24.31 km
8 years ago
On 2016-05-16 18:03:47
25.9006, 90.2255
184 km (114 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4.3
35.12 km
8 years ago
On 2016-04-19 17:22:17
28.3381, 87.8381
201 km (124 mi) โ† W of Thimphu District
M 4.3
55.92 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-28 18:40:06
25.9519, 90.6891
198 km (123 mi) โ†˜ SE of Thimphu District
M 4
10 km
8 years ago
On 2016-03-12 16:15:12
26.7746, 89.092
94 km (58 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 3.9
14.88 km
8 years ago
On 2016-02-13 21:37:54
27.0268, 89.1875
66 km (41 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 3.7
50.32 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-10 01:48:45
27.2548, 88.8009
85 km (53 mi) โ†™ SW of Thimphu District
M 4.3
48.22 km
8 years ago
On 2015-09-11 23:56:59
26.0549, 89.5568
157 km (97 mi) โ†“ S of Thimphu District
M 4
18.5 km

Thimphu District Earthquake Statistics

Thimphu District in , Bhutan has experienced a total of 250 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Thimphu District 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Thimphu District was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:26.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 14 5.28%
M 3 29 10.94%
M 4 157 59.25%
M 5 46 17.36%
M 6 4 1.51%

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

When was the last earthquake in Thimphu District, Bhutan?

The last earthquake in Thimphu District was 7 months ago and struck 182 km (113 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 Thimphu District, Bhutan?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Thimphu District was a 6.90 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 50.0 kilometers. It struck 43 km NW of Mangan, India or 148 km (92 mi) โ† W from the center of Thimphu District, 12 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Thimphu District, Bhutan?

In 2024, Thimphu 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 Thimphu District is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Thimphu District has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 3.33 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Thimphu District is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.28 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Thimphu 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.