South America has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes today
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 45 earthquakes in the past month
  • 940 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-21 08:09:55 UTC at 08:09
August 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.721, -77.865
53.2 km from Macas (32.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 90 km

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2014-08-19 23:51:51 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 41 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-19 23:51:51 UTC at 23:51
August 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.732, -70.714
80.2 km from Iquique (50.2 miles)

Depth: 41 km

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2014-08-19 23:12:52 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 19 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-19 23:12:52 UTC at 23:12
August 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.753, -70.674
79.2 km from Iquique (49.2 miles)

Depth: 19 km

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2014-08-19 16:11:58 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 50 km depth
Copiapó, Atacama, Chile

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-19 16:11:58 UTC at 16:11
August 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.618, -70.996
71.2 km from Copiapó (44.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-19 06:06:26 UTC at 06:06
August 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.777, -73.063
23.2 km from Piedecuesta (14.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 158 km

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2014-08-18 15:10:47 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 97 km depth
Mendoza, Mendoza, Argentina

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-18 15:10:47 UTC at 15:10
August 18, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.264, -69.268
80.2 km from Mendoza (50.2 miles)

Depth: 97 km

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2014-08-17 18:30:27 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 28 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-17 18:30:27 UTC at 18:30
August 17, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.154, -70.362
21.2 km from Iquique (13.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

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2014-08-16 15:08:32 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 87 km depth
Cayambe, Pichincha, Ecuador

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-16 15:08:32 UTC at 15:08
August 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.037, -78.238
11.2 km from Cayambe (7.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 87 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-16 12:39:03 UTC at 12:39
August 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.492, -67.494
25.2 km from El Limón (15.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 19 km

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2014-08-16 11:36:32 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
South Of Panama

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-16 11:36:32 UTC at 11:36
August 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.524, -82.642

South Of Panama

Depth: 10 km



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2014-08-16 10:10:48 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-16 10:10:48 UTC at 10:10
August 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.099, -70.977
85.2 km from Iquique (53.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

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2014-08-16 09:42:58 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 93 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-16 09:42:58 UTC at 09:42
August 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.742, -69.366
92.2 km from Calama (57.2 miles)

Depth: 93 km

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2014-08-15 02:03:48 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 122 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-15 02:03:48 UTC at 02:03
August 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.34, -68.802
143.2 km from Iquique (89.2 miles)

Depth: 122 km

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2014-08-14 00:02:56 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 52 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-14 00:02:56 UTC at 00:02
August 14, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.151, -69.993
19.2 km from Iquique (12.2 miles)

Depth: 52 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-12 19:57:58 UTC at 19:57
August 12, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.076, -78.302
23.2 km from Cayambe (14.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

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2014-08-11 13:32:20 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
West Chile Rise

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-11 13:32:20 UTC at 13:32
August 11, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -41.324, -84.981

West Chile Rise

Depth: 10 km

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2014-08-11 04:49:06 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 193 km depth
Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-11 04:49:06 UTC at 04:49
August 11, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.905, -66.746
150.2 km from Jujuy (93.2 miles)

Depth: 193 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-11 04:22:30 UTC at 04:22
August 11, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.586, -72.057
40.2 km from San Antonio (25.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-10 15:49:59 UTC at 15:49
August 10, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.467, -67.774
72.2 km from San Juan (45.2 miles)

Depth: 91 km

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2014-08-10 03:14:26 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 33 km depth
Vallenar, Atacama, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-10 03:14:26 UTC at 03:14
August 10, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.898, -71.097
82.2 km from Vallenar (50.2 miles)

Coast Of Atacama, Chile

Depth: 33 km



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4.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-09 12:40:09 UTC at 12:40
August 09, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.105, -70.892
78.2 km from Antofagasta (48.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-08 04:10:14 UTC at 04:10
August 08, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.764, -72.201
56.2 km from San Antonio (35.2 miles)

O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 10 km

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2014-08-04 03:20:09 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 19 km depth
Sechura, Piura, Peru

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-04 03:20:09 UTC at 03:20
August 04, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.91, -81.55
171.2 km from Sechura (106.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Northern Peru

Depth: 19 km

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2014-08-03 22:09:41 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 45 km depth
La Brea, Piura, Peru

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 22:09:41 UTC at 22:09
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.97, -80.843
32.2 km from La Brea (20.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 45 km

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2014-08-03 22:04:13 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 50 km depth
La Brea, Piura, Peru

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 22:04:13 UTC at 22:04
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.939, -80.866
35.2 km from La Brea (22.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 50 km

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2014-08-03 21:02:42 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 16 km depth
Zorritos, Tumbes, Peru

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 21:02:42 UTC at 21:02
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.908, -80.8
30.2 km from Zorritos (19.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 16 km

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5.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 09:38:06 UTC at 09:38
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.578, -77.678
76.2 km from Buenaventura (47.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 61 km

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2014-08-03 03:57:00 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 154 km depth
Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 03:57:00 UTC at 03:57
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.693, -77.844
29.2 km from Puyo (18.2 miles)

Depth: 154 km

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2014-08-01 14:48:22 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 195 km depth
Villazón, Potosi, Bolivia

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-01 14:48:22 UTC at 14:48
August 01, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.183, -66.643
161.2 km from Villazón (100.2 miles)

Depth: 195 km

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2014-08-01 00:10:53 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 248 km depth
Juliaca, Puno, Peru

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-01 00:10:53 UTC at 00:10
August 01, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.631, -70.385
30.2 km from Juliaca (19.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 248 km