03/23/2021 - Earthquake in Xinjiang, China

Impact
Country Displaced Injured Dead Damaged Buildings Destroyed Buildings
China 278 3 49 16

Source: Earthquake Impact Database

Affected Population
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Event Characteristics
Latitude 41.75 °N
Longitude 81.19 °E
Date & Time March 23, 2021, 9:14 p.m.
Magnitude Mw 5.4
Depth 10 km
Last Update 2021-03-24
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03/24/2021 3:46 p.m.

According to chinese authorities, the earthquake in Xinjiang damaged at least 65 buildings of which 16 partially or completely collapsed. Three people died and more than 270 were evacuated. Several smaller aftershocks followed.