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

  • 1 earthquake today
  • 20 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 50 earthquakes in the past month
  • 687 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

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2015-08-28 04:11:52 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 16 km depth
Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru

5.0 magnitude earthquake

Today 2015-08-28 04:11:52 UTC at 04:11
August 28, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.837, -71.826
69.2 km from Arequipa (43.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 16 km

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2015-08-26 23:49:19 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 47 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-26 23:49:19 UTC at 23:49
August 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.704, -71.355
24.2 km from La Serena (15.2 miles)

Depth: 47 km

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2015-08-26 12:00:09 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Pedregal, Chiriqui, Panama

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-26 12:00:09 UTC at 12:00
August 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.05, -82.368
146.2 km from Pedregal (91.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 10 km

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2015-08-25 06:16:39 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 55 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-25 06:16:39 UTC at 06:16
August 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.701, -71.414
27.2 km from La Serena (17.2 miles)

Depth: 55 km

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2015-08-24 14:24:07 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 120 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 14:24:07 UTC at 14:24
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.713, -68.501
95.2 km from Calama (59.2 miles)

Depth: 120 km

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2015-08-24 10:01:03 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 71 km depth
Ilo, Moquegua, Peru

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 10:01:03 UTC at 10:01
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.009, -70.93
59.2 km from Ilo (37.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 71 km

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2015-08-24 05:13:50 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 44 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 05:13:50 UTC at 05:13
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.743, -71.305
18.2 km from La Serena (11.2 miles)

Depth: 44 km

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2015-08-24 02:42:48 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 44 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 02:42:48 UTC at 02:42
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.844, -71.239
7.2 km from La Serena (4.2 miles)

Depth: 44 km

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4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 02:15:51 UTC at 02:15
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.84, -71.214
181.2 km from Villanueva (112.2 miles)

Depth: 14 km

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2015-08-24 01:18:43 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 114 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-24 01:18:43 UTC at 01:18
August 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.397, -69.188
104.2 km from Iquique (64.2 miles)

Depth: 114 km



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2015-08-23 23:10:03 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 33 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-23 23:10:03 UTC at 23:10
August 23, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.671, -71.426
31.2 km from La Serena (19.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

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2015-08-23 20:57:05 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 60 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-23 20:57:05 UTC at 20:57
August 23, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.742, -70.407
58.2 km from Iquique (36.2 miles)

Depth: 60 km

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2015-08-22 22:41:24 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 46 km depth
Lautaro, Araucania, Chile

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-22 22:41:24 UTC at 22:41
August 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.556, -72.597
13.2 km from Lautaro (8.2 miles)

Depth: 46 km

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-22 13:03:10 UTC at 13:03
August 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.396, -60.217
74.2 km from Rivière-Pilote (46.2 miles)

Martinique, Windward Island

Depth: 74 km

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2015-08-22 10:00:19 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 13 km depth
Quibdó, Choco, Colombia

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-22 10:00:19 UTC at 10:00
August 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.055, -77.507
101.2 km from Quibdó (63.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 13 km

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2015-08-22 00:17:49 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 198 km depth
Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-22 00:17:49 UTC at 00:17
August 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.075, -67.223
195.2 km from Jujuy (121.2 miles)

Depth: 198 km

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2015-08-21 14:16:22 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 51 km depth
Armenia, Quindio, Colombia

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-21 14:16:22 UTC at 14:16
August 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.506, -75.67
3.2 km from Armenia (2.2 miles)

Depth: 51 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-21 12:50:01 UTC at 12:50
August 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.079, -62.993
41.2 km from Maturín (26.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 32 km

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2015-08-21 11:13:16 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
West Chile Rise

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-21 11:13:16 UTC at 11:13
August 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -40.691, -87.989

West Chile Rise

Depth: 10 km

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2015-08-21 06:04:30 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 112 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-21 06:04:30 UTC at 06:04
August 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.596, -69.258
103.2 km from Iquique (64.2 miles)

Depth: 112 km



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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-19 07:50:25 UTC at 07:50
August 19, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.072, -80.586
9.2 km from Montecristi (5.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 38 km

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2015-08-18 15:07:16 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 183 km depth
South America

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-18 15:07:16 UTC at 15:07
August 18, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.887, -67.671

Depth: 183 km

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2015-08-18 04:49:07 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 52 km depth
Santa Ana, Manabi, Ecuador

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-18 04:49:07 UTC at 04:49
August 18, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.19, -80.335
6.2 km from Santa Ana (3.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 52 km

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2015-08-17 11:51:46 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 108 km depth
Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-17 11:51:46 UTC at 11:51
August 17, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.401, -69.325
126.2 km from Iquique (78.2 miles)

Depth: 108 km

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2015-08-16 14:08:16 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 214 km depth
South America

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-16 14:08:16 UTC at 14:08
August 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.043, -67.415

Depth: 214 km

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2015-08-15 04:11:04 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 65 km depth
Bulnes, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-15 04:11:04 UTC at 04:11
August 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.812, -72.473
17.2 km from Bulnes (11.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 65 km

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2015-08-13 18:08:41 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 30 km depth
Lebu, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-13 18:08:41 UTC at 18:08
August 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.906, -73.852
36.2 km from Lebu (22.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 30 km

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3.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-12 17:01:39 UTC at 17:01
August 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.55, -63.522

St. Martin, Leeward Island

Depth: 79 km

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2015-08-12 13:19:53 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 81 km depth
Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-12 13:19:53 UTC at 13:19
August 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.013, -65.597
35.2 km from Jujuy (22.2 miles)

Depth: 81 km

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2015-08-12 00:14:40 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-08-12 00:14:40 UTC at 00:14
August 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.695, -71.655
46.2 km from Illapel (29.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km