12/29/1604 | 1604 Quanzhou Earthquake


Events in the same region
Date Title Region Preferred Magnitude Quality*
1604 Dec 29th 1604 Quanzhou Earthquake Taiwan Strait 8.1 B
  • Yen et al. (2021) -Yen, M. H., Liao, Y. W. M., Ma, K. F., & Wu, Y. C. (2021). Investigation and hazard implication of 1604 Quanzhou earthquake using modern simulation with literature intensity. Terrestrial Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 32(2), 145-157. - 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 8.10 (7.20-8.20)
Epicenter 24.800°N, 119.200°E
Depth 15 km
Tsunami no/unknown
Paleo-Event no
Quality of Evidence B

Magnitude Range
Year Reference Magnitude
2021 Yen et al. (2021) 8.1
2014 GHEA (GHEC v1.0) 7.5 (7.2-8.2)

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