01/03/1739 | 1739 Pingluo Earthquake


Events in the same region
Date Title Region Preferred Magnitude Quality*
1739 Jan 03rd 1739 Pingluo Earthquake Ningxia 8 C
  • MIddleton et al. (2016) -Middleton, T. A., Walker, R. T., Parsons, B., Lei, Q., Zhou, Y., & Ren, Z. (2016). A major, intraplate, normal faulting earthquake: The 1739 Yinchuan event in northern China. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 121(1), 293-320. - 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 8.00 (7.10-8.00)
Epicenter 38.800°N, 106.500°E
Depth unknown
Tsunami no/unknown
Paleo-Event no
Quality of Evidence C

Magnitude Range
Year Reference Magnitude
2016 MIddleton et al. (2016) 7.3 (7.1-7.6)
2014 GHEA (GHEC v1.0) 8

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