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B. 2017-08-08 Rescuers gather bodies in China earthquake that killed 13 Sichuan
C. 2017-05-10 8 dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China Taxkorgan, Xinjiang, Western China
D. 2016-01-20 Magnitude-6.4 quake strikes China, damaging dozens of homes Menyuan, Qinghai, Tibet
E. 2015-07-02 China says 6.5 quake hits far western region of Xinjiang Pishan, Xinjiang, Western China
F. 2015-03-14 Quake in China's Anhui province kills 2 people Fuyang, Anhui, China
G. 2014-11-22 Strong earthquake strikes China killing at least 4
2014-10-07 Hundreds injured at magnitude 6.0 earthquake Weiyuan, Yunnan, Southern China
I. 2014-10-07 Strong earthquake shakes southwestern China Weiyuan, Southern China
J. 2014-08-05 Officials say death toll from weekend earthquake rises to 589 Ludian, Yunnan, Southern China

Recent Summary.     Click for More > 1976 Tangshan earthquake Map of Tangshan Hebei China  The largest earthquake of the 20th century by death toll. The number of deaths is around 240,000 to 255,000
Hundreds injured at magnitude 6.0 earthquake. Southern China Strong earthquake kills at least 367 in southern China   Southern China: The magnitude-6.1 quake in Yunnan province toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing at least 175 people and injuring more than 1,400 China's Gansu hit by deadly quakes 5.9-magnitude quake hits central China Chinese teams reach quake-hit region. Sichuan China battles to bring quake aid. Sichuan Earthquake has killed more than 150 people   Sichuan: A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake has killed more than 150 people and injured several thousand in China's rural south west At least 41 dead after earthquake strikes Sichuan region China's quake death toll rises. Southern China China pays tribute to quake victims. Beijing China sifts rubble for quake survivors. Western China Hundreds dead in 6.9 earthquake   Western China: Some 300 people are feared dead after a rapid series of strong earthquakes hit a mountainous and impoverished area Quake lake 'now draining'. Sichuan Water behind 'quake lake' at top of dam. Sichuan Race against time to drain 'quake lake'. Sichuan Aftershocks demolish homes. Sichuan Quake victims need millions of tents. Sichuan Quake death toll passes 50,000 'Five million' homeless in quake. Sichuan President Hu Jintao visits quake area. Sichuan Rescuers reach epicentre. Sichuan Quake death toll 50,000 Map of Sichuan


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  Sichuan: 80 percent of the buildings collapsed in the Beichuan Qiang Autonomous County after the 7.8-magnitude quake.    Several hundred students are also feared to be buried in collapsed school buildings. 'Five million' homeless in quake. A frighte...

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Rescuers gather bodies in China earthquake that killed 13. Sichuan 8 dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China. Western China Magnitude-6.4 quake strikes China, damaging dozens of homes. Tibet Strong earthquake strikes China killing at least 4. Sichuan Hundreds injured at magnitude 6.0 earthquake   Southern China: A shallow earthquake shook overnight, killing at least a person, damaging buildings and prompting thousands to camp outside Officials say death toll from weekend earthquake rises to 589. Southern China China troops join earthquake search. Southern China Strong earthquake kills at least 367 in southern China Map of Ludian Yunnan China


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Aug.8
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Jan.20


year 2015 Top ^

Jul.2  China says 6.5 quake hits far western region of Xinjiang
Mar.14  Quake in China's Anhui province kills 2 people


year 2014 Top ^

Nov.22
Oct.7
 Strong earthquake shakes southwestern China
Aug.5
Aug.3
  Southern China: The magnitude-6.1 quake in Yunnan province toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing at least 175 people and injuring more than 1,400.    About 12,000 homes ...
May.29  Earthquake strikes China-Myanmar border area Feb.12  Strong earthquake hits China's Xinjiang region: USGS

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Aug.30  At least 3 reportedly killed after earthquake Jul.22 Rescuers battle to find China quake survivors
  China's Gansu hit by deadly quakes Map of Gansu China  Two powerful earthquakes have struck China's north-west Gansu province, killing at least 75 people and leaving more than 400 others injured Jul.21 5.9-magnitude quake hits central China   At least 22 people are dead and there are fears the number will rise after a strong and shallow earthquake ripped through northwest China Apr.22  China quake rescuers blast roads Apr.21 Chinese teams reach quake-hit region   Sichuan: Chinese rescue teams have reached some of the most remote areas of Sichuan province hit by Saturday's powerful earthquake Apr.20 China battles to bring quake aid   Sichuan: Rescue teams are struggling to reach survivors of a powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake in remote hill villages, with debris blocking roads Earthquake has killed more than 150 people Map of Lushan Sichuan China
  Sichuan: A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake has killed more than 150 people and injured several thousand in China's rural south west
Apr.19 At least 41 dead after earthquake strikes Sichuan region   A powerful earthquake jolted near where a devastating quake struck five years ago, leaving at least 41 dead and more than 600 injured

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Sep.7 China's quake death toll rises
Map of Yunnan China  Southern China: At least 80 people are now known to have died in a series of earthquakes in south-western China, as rescuers struggle to reach remote areas  At least 64 dead as 4 quakes hit southwestern China

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Apr.20 China pays tribute to quake victims  Beijing: China lowered flags to half staff and pulled entertainment programming from the airwaves to mourn more than 2,000 people killed during eart... Apr.14 China sifts rubble for quake survivors   Western China: China has been sifting rubble for survivors of the deadly quake which hit the remote region as thousands spent a freezing night in the open Apr.13 Hundreds dead in 6.9 earthquake
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  Western China: Some 300 people are feared dead after a rapid series of strong earthquakes hit a mountainous and impoverished area.    The quake hit at 7:49 a.m. local time. The epicente...


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May.7 2008 quake killed 5,335 students
. Southern China

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Aug.30 22 dead from Saturday quake
. Sichuan Aug.5 Deadly earthquake hits China. Sichuan Jun.9   Quake lake 'now draining'   Sichuan: Water has flowed into an abandoned town, as drainage from an unstable lake formed by last month's massive earthquake accelerates Water rising too fast at quake lake. Sichuan Jun.5 Aftershocks threaten quake lake. Sichuan Jun.4   Water behind 'quake lake' at top of dam Map of Sichuan  Sichuan: Authorities watched nervously as rising water behind an earthquake-created dam neared a spillway designed to relieve pressure on it Jun.3 Quake children return to tent schools. Sichuan May.31   Race against time to drain 'quake lake'   Sichuan: Chinese soldiers and engineers were urgently trying to dig a spillway from an earthquake-created lake that is threatening to burst its banks May.27   Aftershocks demolish homes
Map of Sichuan  Sichuan: 2 aftershocks have destroyed about 420,000 houses in the region hit by an earthquake two weeks ago May.26 China ready to dynamite 'quake lake'. Sichuan May.23 Quake toll passes 60,000. Sichuan Quake victims need millions of tents   Sichuan: Government has appealed for more than 2 million tents to shelter 5 million people made homeless by the huge earthquake May.22 Earthquake toll jumps again Quake death toll passes 50,000  The toll from the devastating 7.9 earthquake in southwestern China has leaped to 51,151, an increase of almost 10,000 May.20 Earthquake toll tops 40,000. Sichuan May.19 Warning panics quake zone. Sichuan May.18 China to mourn quake victims; toll mounts May.17 Quake effort resumes after panic. Sichuan May.16 Hu Jintao spurs rescue effort. Sichuan 'Five million' homeless in quake
Map of Sichuan  Sichuan: The extent of the problem only became clear when communications were restored. It is feared up to 50,000 may be dead May.15   President Hu Jintao visits quake area Map of Sichuan  Sichuan: Chinese President has flown to south-western Province, where it is feared up to 50,000 people may have died in the earthquake Quake death toll could reach 50,000. Sichuan May.14  China steps up rescue operation Girl pulled from rubble after 50 hours. Sichuan  Quake toll close to 15,000 May.13  China presses search for survivors Rescuers reach epicentre   Sichuan: Chinese rescue teams have reached the epicentre of earthquake, Wenchuan county, where an estimated 60,000 people remain missing Quake death toll tops 12,000 May.12 Death toll rises in quake. Sichuan Quake death toll 50,000 Map of Sichuan
  Sichuan: 80 percent of the buildings collapsed in the Beichuan Qiang Autonomous County after the 7.8-magnitude quake
 Several hundred students are also feared to be buried in collapsed school buildings. 'Five million' homeless in quake. A frightened schoolgirl was pulled safely from the rubble of a school dormitory. More than 4.3 million homes collapsed or sustained damage


year 2007 Top ^

Jun.2 Two dead from quake
. Southern China

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Nov.25  12 killed in quake

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Feb.23 6.8 earthquake rocks western China
. Western China

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Apr.12  2nd earthquake in 3 days
before year 2000
Jul. 28, 1976 1976 Tangshan earthquake
Map of Tangshan Hebei China
  The largest earthquake of the 20th century by death toll. The number of deaths is around 240,000 to 255,000