Latest Earthquakes in Kwun Tong, Hong Kong S.A.R.

Latest Earthquakes in Kwun Tong, Hong Kong S.A.R.

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Kwun Tong, 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.
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(Currently displaying 19 out of 19 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
1 year ago
On 2023-03-07 21:15:33
23.8718, 114.494
175 km (109 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-11 02:41:43
23.7578, 114.5827
164 km (102 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-13 18:28:47
22.7371, 114.9822
90 km (56 mi) โ†— NE of Kwun Tong
M 3.8
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-04 22:55:36
22.1714, 113.757
50 km (31 mi) โ†™ SW of Kwun Tong
M 3.8
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-22 03:34:12
23.882, 114.469
176 km (109 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.5
9 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-31 05:52:12
23.692, 114.48
155 km (96 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.3
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-02-15 18:34:22
23.991, 114.444
187 km (116 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.4
4.5 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-19 06:42:03
22.566, 113.928
41 km (25 mi) โ† W of Kwun Tong
M 3.8
20 km
24 years ago
On 1999-08-19 17:14:53
23.913, 114.455
179 km (111 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-24 22:10:18
23.833, 114.993
186 km (115 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.1
10 km
26 years ago
On 1997-09-26 05:26:52
23.192, 112.869
170 km (105 mi) โ† W of Kwun Tong
M 4.2
33 km
31 years ago
On 1992-08-04 16:56:43
23.799, 115.464
208 km (129 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.6
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-09-21 15:37:06
23.849, 114.492
172 km (107 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.2
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-11-25 17:02:32
23.727, 114.608
161 km (100 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.7
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-11-25 16:13:48
23.721, 114.58
160 km (99 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 5.6
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-09-18 04:53:19
21.709, 112.264
213 km (132 mi) โ†™ SW of Kwun Tong
M 4.7
33 km
36 years ago
On 1987-09-15 02:04:34
23.783, 114.496
165 km (102 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 4.7
33 km
37 years ago
On 1986-09-15 05:47:29
24.031, 114.426
192 km (119 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 3.8
33 km
62 years ago
On 1962-03-18 20:18:55
23.82, 114.639
172 km (107 mi) โ†‘ N of Kwun Tong
M 6
15 km

Kwun Tong Earthquake Statistics

Kwun Tong in , Hong Kong S.A.R. has experienced a total of 19 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Kwun Tong 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Kwun Tong was last updated at 2024-05-15 04:01:33.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 3 4 21.05%
M 4 13 68.42%
M 5 1 5.26%
M 6 1 5.26%

Magnitude distribution for Kwun Tong was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:42.

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

The last earthquake in Kwun Tong was 1 year ago and struck 175 km (109 mi) โ†‘ N of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

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

The strongest earthquake recorded near Kwun Tong was a 6.00 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 10 km NNW of Heyuan, China or 172 km (107 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Kwun Tong, 62 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kwun Tong, Hong Kong S.A.R.?

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

In 2024, Kwun Tong has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 0.25 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Kwun Tong is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Kwun Tong, 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.

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.