Latest Earthquakes in Sha Tin, Hong Kong S.A.R.

Latest Earthquakes in Sha Tin, Hong Kong S.A.R.

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Sha Tin, 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
167 km (104 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2023-02-11 02:41:43
23.7578, 114.5827
157 km (97 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.2
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-13 18:28:47
22.7371, 114.9822
89 km (55 mi) โ†— NE of Sha Tin
M 3.8
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-04 22:55:36
22.1714, 113.757
51 km (31 mi) โ†™ SW of Sha Tin
M 3.8
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-02-22 03:34:12
23.882, 114.469
168 km (104 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.5
9 km
11 years ago
On 2012-08-31 05:52:12
23.692, 114.48
147 km (91 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.3
10 km
12 years ago
On 2012-02-15 18:34:22
23.991, 114.444
180 km (111 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.4
4.5 km
13 years ago
On 2010-11-19 06:42:03
22.566, 113.928
33 km (21 mi) โ† W of Sha Tin
M 3.8
20 km
24 years ago
On 1999-08-19 17:14:53
23.913, 114.455
171 km (106 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.4
10 km
25 years ago
On 1999-03-24 22:10:18
23.833, 114.993
180 km (112 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.1
10 km
26 years ago
On 1997-09-26 05:26:52
23.192, 112.869
162 km (101 mi) โ† W of Sha Tin
M 4.2
33 km
31 years ago
On 1992-08-04 16:56:43
23.799, 115.464
203 km (126 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.6
10 km
32 years ago
On 1991-09-21 15:37:06
23.849, 114.492
165 km (102 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.2
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-11-25 17:02:32
23.727, 114.608
154 km (96 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.7
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-11-25 16:13:48
23.721, 114.58
153 km (95 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 5.6
33 km
34 years ago
On 1989-09-18 04:53:19
21.709, 112.264
212 km (132 mi) โ†™ SW of Sha Tin
M 4.7
33 km
36 years ago
On 1987-09-15 02:04:34
23.783, 114.496
158 km (98 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 4.7
33 km
37 years ago
On 1986-09-15 05:47:29
24.031, 114.426
184 km (114 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 3.8
33 km
62 years ago
On 1962-03-18 20:18:55
23.82, 114.639
165 km (102 mi) โ†‘ N of Sha Tin
M 6
15 km

Sha Tin Earthquake Statistics

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

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Sha Tin 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Sha Tin 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 Sha Tin was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:42.

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

The last earthquake in Sha Tin was 1 year ago and struck 167 km (104 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 Sha Tin, Hong Kong S.A.R.?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Sha Tin was a 6.00 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 10 km NNW of Heyuan, China or 165 km (102 mi) โ†‘ N from the center of Sha Tin, 62 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Sha Tin, Hong Kong S.A.R.?

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

In 2024, Sha Tin 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 Sha Tin is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.02 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Sha Tin, 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.