Latest Earthquakes in ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Hong Kong S.A.R.

Latest Earthquakes in Hong Kong S.A.R.

An overview of the latest earthquakes near the Hong Kong S.A.R.. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
(Currently displaying 2 out of 2 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
4 years ago
On 2020-01-04 22:55:36
22.1714, 113.757
43 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW of Hong Kong S.A.R.
M 3.8
10 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-19 06:42:03
22.566, 113.928
42 km (26 mi) โ†– NW of Hong Kong S.A.R.
M 3.8
20 km

Earthquake Statistics in ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐ Hong Kong S.A.R.

Hong Kong S.A.R. is a country in Eastern Asia that has experienced a total of 2 earthquakes since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Hong Kong S.A.R. 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Hong Kong S.A.R. was last updated at 2023-11-16 22:42:10.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 2 100.0%

Magnitude distribution for Hong Kong S.A.R. was last updated at 2024-05-12 07:00:09.

When was the last earthquake in Hong Kong S.A.R.?

The last earthquake in Hong Kong S.A.R. was 4 years ago and struck 43 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW from the center of the country. The earthquake had a magnitude 3.80 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Hong Kong S.A.R.?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Hong Kong S.A.R. was a 3.80 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 10.0 kilometers. It struck 14 km SW of Tai O, Hong Kong or 43 km (26 mi) โ†™ SW from the center of Hong Kong S.A.R., 4 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur in Hong Kong S.A.R.?

In 2024, Hong Kong S.A.R. has experienced 0 earthquakes thus far, which is lower than the average of 0.03 earthquakes per year in the country. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Hong Kong S.A.R. is struck by 0.00 earthquakes per month.

Earthquakes By Region in Hong Kong S.A.R.

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.


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 It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources.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.