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

  • 1 earthquake today
  • 17 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 75 earthquakes in the past month
  • 2,209 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

Today 2016-05-24 00:29:35 UTC at 00:29
May 24, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.616, -69.382
97.2 km from Arica (60.2 miles)

Depth: 120 km

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-23 03:43:12 UTC at 03:43
May 23, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.033, -67.364
129.2 km from San Pedro de Atacama (80.2 miles)

Depth: 175 km

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5.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-22 12:20:42 UTC at 12:20
May 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.382, -64.206
44.2 km from Tartagal (27.2 miles)

Depth: 9 km

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2016-05-22 11:47:09 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 28 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-22 11:47:09 UTC at 11:47
May 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.596, -71.723
50.2 km from Ovalle (31.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-21 18:23:35 UTC at 18:23
May 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.551, -71.781
174.2 km from Tocopilla (108.2 miles)

Coast Of Antofagasta, Chile

Depth: 10 km

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 20:25:41 UTC at 20:25
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.958, -66.443
41.2 km from Andalgalá (25.2 miles)

Depth: 152 km

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2016-05-19 19:25:52 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 14 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 19:25:52 UTC at 19:25
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.811, -72.133
93.2 km from Illapel (58.2 miles)

Depth: 14 km

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2016-05-19 18:28:33 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 44 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 18:28:33 UTC at 18:28
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.711, -71.451
27.2 km from Ovalle (16.2 miles)

Depth: 44 km

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2016-05-19 07:05:48 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 21 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 07:05:48 UTC at 07:05
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.603, -80.027
1.2 km from Muisne (0.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 21 km

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2016-05-19 04:32:45 UTC 3.4 magnitude, 35 km depth
Mendoza, Mendoza, Argentina

3.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 04:32:45 UTC at 04:32
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.956, -69.018
19.2 km from Mendoza (11.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km



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3.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-19 02:19:56 UTC at 02:19
May 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.076, -68.443
145.2 km from Boca de Yuma (90.2 miles)

Depth: 7 km

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2016-05-18 21:04:13 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 30 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-18 21:04:13 UTC at 21:04
May 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.664, -71.7
48.2 km from Ovalle (30.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

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6.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-18 16:46:44 UTC at 16:46
May 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.465, -79.641
23.2 km from Rosa Zarate (14.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 31 km

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5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-18 14:49:03 UTC at 14:49
May 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.44, -66.984
71.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (44.2 miles)

Depth: 154 km

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6.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-18 07:57:05 UTC at 07:57
May 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.428, -79.765
34.2 km from Rosa Zarate (21.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 32 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-17 23:57:53 UTC at 23:57
May 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.306, -67.121
82.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (50.2 miles)

Depth: 184 km

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2016-05-17 18:41:52 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 16 km depth
Cañete, Biobío, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-17 18:41:52 UTC at 18:41
May 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.092, -73.522
34.2 km from Cañete (21.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 16 km

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2016-05-17 16:43:15 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 120 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-17 16:43:15 UTC at 16:43
May 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.516, -68.74
105.2 km from Calama (65.2 miles)

Depth: 120 km

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4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-17 11:20:58 UTC at 11:20
May 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.668, -68.446
65.2 km from San Martín (40.2 miles)

Depth: 23 km

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2016-05-16 06:23:28 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 195 km depth
Colchani, Potosí, Bolivia

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-16 06:23:28 UTC at 06:23
May 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.983, -68.067
140.2 km from Colchani (87.2 miles)

Depth: 195 km



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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-15 15:14:00 UTC at 15:14
May 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.694, -68.005
88.2 km from San Pedro de Atacama (55.2 miles)

Depth: 109 km

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2016-05-15 09:51:40 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 35 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-15 09:51:40 UTC at 09:51
May 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.56, -80.29
30.2 km from Muisne (19.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 35 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-15 09:42:13 UTC at 09:42
May 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.234, -69.325
120.2 km from Vinchina (75.2 miles)

Depth: 110 km

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2016-05-12 23:09:27 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Acarí, Arequipa, Peru

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-12 23:09:27 UTC at 23:09
May 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.79, -75.064
63.2 km from Acarí (39.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 10 km

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2016-05-12 18:03:50 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 27 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-12 18:03:50 UTC at 18:03
May 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.58, -71.845
62.2 km from Ovalle (38.2 miles)

Depth: 27 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-12 17:47:42 UTC at 17:47
May 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -34.016, -73.185
153.2 km from San Antonio (95.2 miles)

Coast Of O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 24 km

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2016-05-11 17:59:35 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Vallenar, Atacama, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-11 17:59:35 UTC at 17:59
May 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.86, -71.373
99.2 km from Vallenar (61.2 miles)

Coast Of Atacama, Chile

Depth: 10 km

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2016-05-11 13:11:33 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 22 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-11 13:11:33 UTC at 13:11
May 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.649, -71.858
63.2 km from Ovalle (39.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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2016-05-10 21:55:39 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 17 km depth
Lebu, Biobío, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-10 21:55:39 UTC at 21:55
May 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.83, -73.692
24.2 km from Lebu (15.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 17 km

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3.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-05-10 02:50:56 UTC at 02:50
May 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.492, -66.823
9.2 km from La Rioja (5.2 miles)

Depth: 19 km