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Largest earthquakes in or near Kandin, Sichuan, China, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated May 27, 2022 00:24 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 7
  • 7 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 31 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 229 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
Since 1900, Kandin has had 5 quakes of magnitude 7.0 or above, 7 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 31 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 229 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 4.9 | 64 km E of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.9 | 59 km W of Tianpeng, Sichuan, China -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 4 or higher (272 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
May 20, 2022 8:36 am (GMT +8) (May 20, 2022 00:36 GMT)
4.9

10 km
668 km (415 mi)Chengdu Shi, 2.8 km northeast of Chengdu, Sichuan, China 9 reportsMoreMap
Mar 3, 2022 02:18 GMT
4.5

22 km
556 km (345 mi)124 km west of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
14 Jul 11:36 pm (GMT +8) (Jul 14, 2021 15:36 GMT)
4.7

10 km
816 km (507 mi)39 km west of Tianpeng, Sichuan, China 9 reportsMoreMap
May 2, 2019 07:58 GMT
4.7

10 km
755 km (469 mi)27 km northwest of Linqiong, Sichuan, China 1 reportMoreMap
2018-05-16 16:46:11 (May 16, 2018 08:46 GMT)
4.3

11 km
578 km (359 mi)96 km south of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Feb 22, 2018 00:10 GMT
4.2

18 km
654 km (406 mi)64 km northwest of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
2017-02-26 03:24:50 (Feb 25, 2017 19:24 GMT)
4.0

13 km
802 km (498 mi)53 km west of Tianpeng, Sichuan, China 1 reportMoreMap
Mar 23, 2016 17:55 GMT
4.7

30 km
617 km (383 mi)56 km southeast of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Mar 17, 2016 17:19 GMT
4.8

10 km
601 km (373 mi)45 km south of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Oct 24, 2015 11:29 GMT
4.7

30 km
573 km (356 mi)88 km south of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Jun 5, 2015 10:30 GMT
4.7

25 km
722 km (449 mi)47 km west of Linqiong, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Jan 14, 2015 05:21 GMT
4.7

10 km
643 km (400 mi)66 km west of Leshan, Sichuan, China 1 reportMoreMap
Nov 25, 2014 15:19 GMT
5.7

30 km
645 km (401 mi)25 km north of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China 3 reportsMoreMap
Nov 22, 2014 08:55 GMT
6.0

10 km
642 km (399 mi)41 km north of Kandin, Garzê Zangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China 3 reportsMoreMap
Oct 7, 2014 21:14 GMT
4.6

10 km
709 km (441 mi)46 km west of Linqiong, Sichuan, China MoreMap
Sunday, January 05, 2014 20:21:45 (Jan 5, 2014 12:21 GMT)
4.7

10.2 km
714 km (444 mi)45 km southwest of Linqiong, Sichuan, China 1 reportMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.3 x 1016 joules (17525 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.5 x 107 tons of TNT or 942.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Kandin Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Kandin?

The last earthquake in Kandin occurred 8 days ago: Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Chengdu Shi, 2.8 km northeast of Chengdu, Sichuan, China, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 8:36 am (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Kandin since 1900?

Since 1900, Kandin, Sichuan, China had 272 quakes up to magnitude 7.9.

What was the strongest quake in Kandin since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Kandin since 1900 occurred 14 years ago: Major magnitude 7.9 earthquake - 59 km west of Tianpeng, Sichuan, China, on Monday, May 12, 2008 at 06:28 GMT.

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