This Day in History: Massive Haiyuan Earthquake Devastates Gansu

Statistics released in 2010 show at least 273,400 were killed by the earthquake in Gansu, with Haiyuan losing 73,604 people, nearly half of the county’s entire population.

by Jonathan Zhong, 16 December 2021

This Day in History: Deadly Sichuan Earthquake of 2008

Today marks the 13th anniversary of the deadly Sichuan Earthquake, a catastrophic event that rocked China and claimed over 80,000 lives.

by Tabatha Baylis, 12 May 2021

This Day in History: Haicheng Earthquake Prediction World First

On February 4, 1975, Chinese authorities claim to be the first to successfully predict an earthquake.

by Ned Kelly, 05 February 2021

Guangzhou Hit with 2nd Earthquake in Less than a Month

This is the second earthquake to occur in Zengcheng District this month, and the fourth to hit Guangzhou since May.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 21 August 2019

Did You Feel It? Earthquake Strikes Guangzhou

According to China’s Earthquake Administration, the quake’s epicenter occurred at a depth of 13 kilometers.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 06 August 2019

Strong Earthquake in Taiwan Strait Felt in Shenzhen, Hong Kong

The quake, which occurred at a depth of around 20 kilometers, was measured at a magnitude of 6.2.

by Matthew Bossons, 26 November 2018

Shaken Up: Traveling in Post-Quake Taiwan

A trip through Hualien, Taiwan, in the wake of a disaster.

by Bailey Hu, 22 May 2018

Deadly Taiwan Earthquake Felt in South China

Residents of Guangdong and Fujian experienced tremors last night.

by Matthew Bossons, 07 February 2018

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