09/25/1303 | 1303 Hongdong Earthquake


Events in the same region
Date Title Region Preferred Magnitude Quality*
1303 Sep 25th 1303 Hongdong Earthquake Shaanxi 7.5 C
1556 1556 Shaanxi Earthquake Shaanxi 8 C
1695 May 18th 1695 Shaanxi Earthquake Shaanxi 7.8 C
  • Xu et al. (2018) -Xu, Y., He, H., Deng, Q., Allen, M. B., Sun, H., & Bi, L. (2018). The CE 1303 Hongdong earthquake and the Huoshan Piedmont Fault, Shanxi Graben: Implications for magnitude limits of normal fault earthquakes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 123, 3098–3121. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JB014928 - Link
  • GHEA (GHEC v1.0) -Albini P., Musson R.M.W., Rovida A., Locati M., Gomez Capera A.A., and Viganò D. (2014). The Global Earthquake History. Earthquake Spectra, May 2014, Vol.30, No.2, pp. 607-624. http://doi.org/10.1193/122013EQS297 - Link
Event Characteristics
Preferred Magnitude 7.50 (7.20-8.00)
Epicenter 36.300°N, 111.700°E
Depth unknown
Tsunami no/unknown
Paleo-Event no
Quality of Evidence C

Magnitude Range
Year Reference Magnitude
2018 Xu et al. (2018) 7.5 (7.2-7.6)
2014 GHEA (GHEC v1.0) 8

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