Latest Earthquakes in Beijing, China

Latest Earthquakes in Beijing, China

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Beijing, China. 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 141 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
3 years ago
On 2021-04-16 08:06:07
39.5484, 118.5954
191 km (118 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.4
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-07-11 22:38:24
39.7701, 118.4256
172 km (107 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.8
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-05 00:02:29
39.3271, 117.9787
149 km (92 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.6
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-02-12 10:31:38
39.3702, 116.6509
62 km (39 mi) โ†˜ SE of Beijing
M 4.6
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-09-10 10:09:38
39.6457, 118.3142
165 km (102 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.5
13.8 km
8 years ago
On 2015-11-27 18:10:40
39.2975, 117.8946
144 km (89 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.2
29.19 km
8 years ago
On 2015-09-14 10:10:11
39.6057, 118.7534
203 km (126 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.5
10 km
9 years ago
On 2014-09-06 10:37:43
40.323, 115.5589
85 km (53 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 4.2
14.88 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-25 23:13:33
39.589, 117.415
93 km (57 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-05-28 02:22:52
39.71, 118.505
180 km (112 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.7
15.2 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-09 10:51:59
39.521, 118.063
147 km (91 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.1
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-04-04 13:46:45
40.024, 113.933
211 km (131 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 4.9
12.2 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-06 03:00:46
39.692, 118.474
178 km (110 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.6
10 km
16 years ago
On 2008-03-10 20:24:19
40.369, 118.692
200 km (124 mi) โ†— NE of Beijing
M 4.3
10 km
16 years ago
On 2007-12-15 15:29:05
40.019, 114.775
139 km (86 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 3.9
10 km
17 years ago
On 2006-11-12 10:15:31
39.799, 118.329
164 km (102 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 0
5 km
18 years ago
On 2006-07-04 03:56:26
39.071, 116.153
95 km (59 mi) โ†“ S of Beijing
M 4.9
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-03 14:02:25
39.69, 118.469
177 km (110 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.1
10 km
18 years ago
On 2006-05-03 13:53:42
39.991, 118.153
149 km (92 mi) โ†— NE of Beijing
M 3.9
10 km
21 years ago
On 2003-04-23 18:39:19
39.532, 117.705
118 km (73 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.3
47.5 km
21 years ago
On 2003-04-23 13:46:08
39.894, 117.328
78 km (48 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.1
33 km
21 years ago
On 2002-12-29 04:05:42
40.071, 118.719
197 km (122 mi) โ†— NE of Beijing
M 3.5
33 km
21 years ago
On 2002-08-03 07:57:42
40.337, 115.534
88 km (54 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 4.2
10 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-18 23:09:22
39.624, 117.943
134 km (83 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 3.9
33 km
22 years ago
On 2002-05-06 12:53:31
39.797, 118.8
204 km (127 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 0
33 km
22 years ago
On 2002-01-29 22:40:00
39.225, 118.254
175 km (108 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 0
33 km
23 years ago
On 2001-07-16 04:21:40
38.339, 116.552
174 km (108 mi) โ†˜ SE of Beijing
M 3.9
33 km
23 years ago
On 2001-03-02 04:29:11
40.496, 115.033
133 km (83 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 4.1
33 km
24 years ago
On 2000-03-20 21:13:30
40.482, 115.83
80 km (50 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 3.6
33 km
24 years ago
On 1999-11-01 13:25:16
39.899, 113.983
206 km (128 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 5.3
10 km
24 years ago
On 1999-07-24 17:29:56
40.14, 118.004
138 km (86 mi) โ†— NE of Beijing
M 3.8
33 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-13 19:39:05
41.257, 114.763
204 km (127 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 3.7
33 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-12 15:16:29
41.33, 114.809
208 km (129 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 4.2
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-11 13:18:09
41.131, 114.658
201 km (125 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 5.1
33 km
25 years ago
On 1998-07-27 01:17:01
41.216, 114.644
208 km (129 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 4.3
33 km
25 years ago
On 1998-07-27 01:05:24
41.25, 114.886
197 km (122 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 0
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-06-02 02:47:33
41.234, 114.648
209 km (130 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 4.5
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-04-14 02:47:54
39.692, 118.649
192 km (119 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.6
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-01-22 04:11:59
41.357, 115.38
183 km (113 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 3.6
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-01-10 18:37:55
41.012, 114.578
197 km (122 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 0
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-01-10 03:50:41
41.083, 114.5
207 km (129 mi) โ† W of Beijing
M 5.7
30.3 km
27 years ago
On 1997-05-25 06:59:10
40.938, 115.235
151 km (94 mi) โ†– NW of Beijing
M 4.2
33 km
27 years ago
On 1996-12-15 21:36:33
40.284, 116.575
44 km (27 mi) โ†‘ N of Beijing
M 4.4
10 km
28 years ago
On 1995-10-05 22:26:58
39.677, 118.509
181 km (112 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.5
33 km
28 years ago
On 1995-09-19 16:25:50
39.683, 118.442
175 km (109 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4
10 km
30 years ago
On 1994-04-14 19:30:16
39.548, 118.391
174 km (108 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 3.1
33 km
30 years ago
On 1993-09-27 07:44:19
39.707, 118.801
205 km (127 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 3.9
33 km
32 years ago
On 1992-07-21 21:43:02
39.134, 117.897
153 km (95 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 4.5
33 km
32 years ago
On 1991-10-16 18:19:41
39.676, 118.484
179 km (111 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 3.7
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-10-04 21:44:39
39.278, 117.996
152 km (95 mi) โ†’ E of Beijing
M 3.7
10 km

Beijing Earthquake Statistics

Beijing in , China has experienced a total of 141 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Beijing 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Beijing was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:00:45.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 1 0.64%
M 3 25 15.92%
M 4 89 56.69%
M 5 22 14.01%
M 6 2 1.27%
M 7 2 1.27%

Magnitude distribution for Beijing was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:00:49.

When was the last earthquake in Beijing, China?

The last earthquake in Beijing was 3 years ago and struck 191 km (118 mi) โ†’ E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.40 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Beijing, China?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Beijing was a 7.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 23.0 kilometers. It struck 17 km NE of Penguanzhuang, China or 139 km (86 mi) โ†’ E from the center of Beijing, 48 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Beijing, China?

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

In 2024, Beijing has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 1.88 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Beijing is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.16 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Beijing, China

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.