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

  • 1 earthquake today
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 43 earthquakes in the past month
  • 945 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

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2015-01-29 00:08:11 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 109 km depth
Salamanca, Coquimbo, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

Today 2015-01-29 00:08:11 UTC at 00:08
January 29, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.548, -70.269
71.2 km from Salamanca (44.2 miles)

Depth: 109 km

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2015-01-28 13:25:33 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
West Chile Rise

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-28 13:25:33 UTC at 13:25
January 28, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -41.35, -85.313

West Chile Rise

Depth: 10 km

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2015-01-28 11:34:53 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Lebu, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-28 11:34:53 UTC at 11:34
January 28, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.901, -75.345
152.2 km from Lebu (94.2 miles)

Coast Of Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 10 km

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2015-01-27 05:27:47 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 13 km depth
Talcahuano, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-27 05:27:47 UTC at 05:27
January 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.777, -73.516
36.2 km from Talcahuano (22.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 13 km

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2015-01-27 02:40:05 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 13 km depth
Talcahuano, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-27 02:40:05 UTC at 02:40
January 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.797, -73.607
44.2 km from Talcahuano (27.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 13 km

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2015-01-26 01:17:16 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 37 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-26 01:17:16 UTC at 01:17
January 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.098, -71.66
70.2 km from Ovalle (44.2 miles)

Depth: 37 km

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2015-01-25 15:17:39 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 39 km depth
Satipo, Junin, Peru

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-25 15:17:39 UTC at 15:17
January 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.247, -74.371
118.2 km from Satipo (73.2 miles)

Central Peru

Depth: 39 km

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4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-25 08:47:02 UTC at 08:47
January 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -34.723, -71.74
35.2 km from Santa Cruz (22.2 miles)

Libertador O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 23 km

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2015-01-25 03:10:07 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 95 km depth
Puquio, Ayacucho, Peru

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-25 03:10:07 UTC at 03:10
January 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.06, -74.56
84.2 km from Puquio (52.2 miles)

Central Peru

Depth: 95 km

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2015-01-25 01:40:10 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 41 km depth
San Ramón, Junin, Peru

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-25 01:40:10 UTC at 01:40
January 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.32, -75.436
91.2 km from San Ramón (56.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 41 km



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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-24 20:39:34 UTC at 20:39
January 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.684, -78.038
26.2 km from San Gabriel (16.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 1 km

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2015-01-23 14:12:26 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 112 km depth
Tacna, Tacna, Peru

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-23 14:12:26 UTC at 14:12
January 23, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.948, -69.373
93.2 km from Tacna (57.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 112 km

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4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-22 16:15:37 UTC at 16:15
January 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.984, -70.403
74.2 km from Antofagasta (46.2 miles)

Depth: 52 km

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2015-01-22 16:07:38 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 168 km depth
Salta, Salta, Argentina

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-22 16:07:38 UTC at 16:07
January 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.314, -67.058
174.2 km from Salta (108.2 miles)

Depth: 168 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-21 01:35:10 UTC at 01:35
January 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.235, -34.07

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

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5.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-20 17:34:41 UTC at 17:34
January 20, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.358, -70.89
59.2 km from Antofagasta (37.2 miles)

Depth: 27 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-18 03:59:58 UTC at 03:59
January 18, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.672, -71.749
43.2 km from Viña del Mar (26.2 miles)

Depth: 23 km

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2015-01-17 18:41:42 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 560 km depth
Yacuiba, Tarija, Bolivia

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-17 18:41:42 UTC at 18:41
January 17, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.259, -63.049
70.2 km from Yacuiba (43.2 miles)

Depth: 560 km

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2015-01-17 09:07:51 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 173 km depth
Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-17 09:07:51 UTC at 09:07
January 17, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.087, -67.011
174.2 km from Jujuy (108.2 miles)

Depth: 173 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-16 22:00:39 UTC at 22:00
January 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.169, -93.619

Southeast Of Easter Island

Depth: 10 km



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2015-01-16 11:39:23 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 75 km depth
Machala, El Oro, Ecuador

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-16 11:39:23 UTC at 11:39
January 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.333, -79.941
7.2 km from Machala (4.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 75 km

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4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-15 16:32:18 UTC at 16:32
January 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.883, -66.628
105.2 km from Catamarca (65.2 miles)

Depth: 150 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-15 05:19:45 UTC at 05:19
January 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.636, -71.174
8.2 km from Melipilla (5.2 miles)

Depth: 81 km

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2015-01-15 03:06:38 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 188 km depth
Salta, Salta, Argentina

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-15 03:06:38 UTC at 03:06
January 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.237, -67.18
188.2 km from Salta (117.2 miles)

Depth: 188 km

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2015-01-14 18:51:06 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 164 km depth
San Gil, Santander, Colombia

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-14 18:51:06 UTC at 18:51
January 14, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.741, -72.999
25.2 km from San Gil (15.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 164 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-13 21:17:05 UTC at 21:17
January 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.083, -65.508
100.2 km from Villa Carlos Paz (62.2 miles)

Depth: 170 km

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2015-01-13 20:54:02 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 239 km depth
Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-13 20:54:02 UTC at 20:54
January 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.052, -67.209
194.2 km from Jujuy (120.2 miles)

Depth: 239 km

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2015-01-13 16:19:38 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 114 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-13 16:19:38 UTC at 16:19
January 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.918, -68.498
75.2 km from Calama (47.2 miles)

Depth: 114 km

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2015-01-11 21:39:37 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 58 km depth
Puquio, Ayacucho, Peru

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-11 21:39:37 UTC at 21:39
January 11, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.714, -73.928
115.2 km from Puquio (71.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 58 km

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2015-01-10 17:55:03 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 109 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-01-10 17:55:03 UTC at 17:55
January 10, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.63, -68.658
97.2 km from Calama (60.2 miles)

Depth: 109 km