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

  • 6 earthquakes today
  • 25 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 71 earthquakes in the past month
  • 966 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

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2014-10-24 11:21:21 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
West Chile Rise

5.2 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-24 11:21:21 UTC at 11:21
October 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -44.374, -82.19

West Chile Rise

Depth: 10 km

B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-24 07:16:40 UTC at 07:16
October 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.983, -72.48
90.2 km from San Antonio (56.2 miles)

O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 21 km

C

4.1 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-24 02:30:18 UTC at 02:30
October 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.989, -72.383
83.2 km from San Antonio (51.2 miles)

O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 19 km

D

4.3 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-24 00:58:48 UTC at 00:58
October 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.993, -72.352
81.2 km from San Antonio (50.2 miles)

O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 16 km

E

5.1 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-23 23:38:51 UTC at 23:38
October 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -34.012, -72.306
78.2 km from San Antonio (48.2 miles)

O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 14 km

F
2014-10-23 17:19:56 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 333 km depth
Villazón, Potosi, Bolivia

4.2 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-10-23 17:19:56 UTC at 17:19
October 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.596, -65.145
72.2 km from Villazón (45.2 miles)

Depth: 333 km

G
2014-10-23 00:21:24 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 98 km depth
Vallenar, Atacama, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-23 00:21:24 UTC at 00:21
October 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.74, -69.199
153.2 km from Vallenar (95.2 miles)

Depth: 98 km

H
2014-10-22 11:23:24 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 96 km depth
Corrales, Arequipa, Peru

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-22 11:23:24 UTC at 11:23
October 22, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.25, -72.816
78.2 km from Corrales (48.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 96 km

I

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-21 17:23:44 UTC at 17:23
October 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.563, -77.918
11.2 km from San Gabriel (7.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 2 km

J

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-21 14:34:07 UTC at 14:34
October 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.276, -99.369

Southeast Of Easter Island

Depth: 10 km



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2014-10-20 22:24:56 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ibarra, Imbabura, Ecuador

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 22:24:56 UTC at 22:24
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.632, -78.135
31.2 km from Ibarra (19.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 10 km

B

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 20:28:55 UTC at 20:28
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.583, -77.992
19.2 km from San Gabriel (12.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 10 km

C

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 19:33:21 UTC at 19:33
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.591, -77.848
3.2 km from San Gabriel (2.2 miles)

Colombia Ecuador Border

Depth: 10 km

D

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 14:53:01 UTC at 14:53
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.557, -39.394

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

E

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 13:22:25 UTC at 13:22
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.601, -39.349

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

F
2014-10-20 10:18:17 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 87 km depth
San Clemente, Maule, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 10:18:17 UTC at 10:18
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -35.626, -71.383
12.2 km from San Clemente (7.2 miles)

Depth: 87 km

G
2014-10-20 07:34:22 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 37 km depth
Marcona, Ica, Peru

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-20 07:34:22 UTC at 07:34
October 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.181, -75.851
79.2 km from Marcona (49.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 37 km

H

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 23:56:07 UTC at 23:56
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.574, -39.545

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

I
2014-10-19 23:05:09 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 47 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 23:05:09 UTC at 23:05
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.481, -71.71
63.2 km from Coquimbo (39.2 miles)

Depth: 47 km

J
2014-10-19 21:54:04 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 30 km depth
Lebu, Bio-Bio, Chile

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 21:54:04 UTC at 21:54
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.365, -74.047
44.2 km from Lebu (27.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 30 km



A

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 20:06:13 UTC at 20:06
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.67, -39.272

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

B

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 19:51:10 UTC at 19:51
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.755, -39.433

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

C

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-19 02:20:34 UTC at 02:20
October 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.875, -75.935
6.2 km from La Virginia (3.2 miles)

Depth: 126 km

D
2014-10-18 23:05:09 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Chicama, La Libertad, Peru

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-18 23:05:09 UTC at 23:05
October 18, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.487, -80.209
121.2 km from Chicama (75.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Northern Peru

Depth: 35 km

E
2014-10-18 17:24:00 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 2 km depth
Santiago, Ica, Peru

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-18 17:24:00 UTC at 17:24
October 18, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.373, -76.158
52.2 km from Santiago (32.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 2 km

F

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-16 05:41:05 UTC at 05:41
October 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.47, -83.073
30.2 km from Puerto Armuelles (19.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 13 km

G

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-15 15:24:38 UTC at 15:24
October 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.788, -73.01
22.2 km from Piedecuesta (14.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 162 km

H
2014-10-15 01:25:48 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 117 km depth
Alausí, Chimborazo, Ecuador

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-15 01:25:48 UTC at 01:25
October 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.097, -79.14
36.2 km from Alausí (22.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 117 km

I
2014-10-14 23:57:51 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 36 km depth
Istmina, Choco, Colombia

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-14 23:57:51 UTC at 23:57
October 14, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.305, -77.922
137.2 km from Istmina (85.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 36 km

J

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-10-14 09:50:20 UTC at 09:50
October 14, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.65, -72.067
41.2 km from San Antonio (25.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km