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

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 15 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 93 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,028 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South America:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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2017-01-16 14:34:36 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Vallenar, Atacama, Chile

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-16 14:34:36 UTC at 14:34
January 16, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.792, -71.602
119.2 km from Vallenar (74.2 miles)

Coast Of Atacama, Chile

Depth: 10 km

B

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-15 09:44:50 UTC at 09:44
January 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.16, -80.652
54.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (33.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 35 km

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2017-01-15 08:48:25 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 107 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-15 08:48:25 UTC at 08:48
January 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.527, -68.631
31.2 km from Calama (19.2 miles)

Depth: 107 km

D
2017-01-14 18:53:27 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 31 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 18:53:27 UTC at 18:53
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.692, -71.044
111.2 km from Iquique (69.2 miles)

Coast Of Tarapaca, Chile

Depth: 31 km

E
2017-01-14 14:48:44 UTC 3.1 magnitude, 28 km depth
Puerto Rico

3.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 14:48:44 UTC at 14:48
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.246, -67.564

Puerto Rico

Depth: 28 km

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2017-01-14 06:59:13 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 34 km depth
Lebu, Biobío, Chile

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 06:59:13 UTC at 06:59
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.482, -74.014
34.2 km from Lebu (21.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 34 km

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2017-01-14 03:34:32 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 86 km depth
Güiria, Sucre, Venezuela

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 03:34:32 UTC at 03:34
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.652, -62.276
8.2 km from Güiria (5.2 miles)

Gulf Of Paria, Venezuela

Depth: 86 km

H

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 00:57:59 UTC at 00:57
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.858, -67.174
95.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (59.2 miles)

Depth: 196 km

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2017-01-12 19:23:57 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 23 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-12 19:23:57 UTC at 19:23
January 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.4, -71.487
35.2 km from Ovalle (22.2 miles)

Depth: 23 km

J
2017-01-12 16:06:32 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 6 km depth
Mutis, Chocó, Colombia

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-12 16:06:32 UTC at 16:06
January 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.082, -77.922
61.2 km from Mutis (38.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 6 km



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2017-01-12 15:13:46 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 15 km depth
Orcopampa, Arequipa, Peru

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-12 15:13:46 UTC at 15:13
January 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.428, -72.527
26.2 km from Orcopampa (16.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 15 km

B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-12 09:00:06 UTC at 09:00
January 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.139, -69.15
81.2 km from Curahuara de Carangas (50.2 miles)

Depth: 133 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-11 22:13:55 UTC at 22:13
January 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.806, -69.866
86.2 km from Tocopilla (53.2 miles)

Depth: 74 km

D

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-11 21:58:17 UTC at 21:58
January 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.818, -69.882
86.2 km from Tocopilla (54.2 miles)

Depth: 69 km

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2017-01-11 02:36:30 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-11 02:36:30 UTC at 02:36
January 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.593, -80.009
2.2 km from Muisne (1.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

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2017-01-10 14:59:49 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 93 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-10 14:59:49 UTC at 14:59
January 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.335, -70.939
40.2 km from Illapel (25.2 miles)

Depth: 93 km

G
2017-01-09 00:40:35 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 43 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-09 00:40:35 UTC at 00:40
January 09, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.656, -71.368
29.2 km from La Serena (18.2 miles)

Depth: 43 km

H

3.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-08 18:01:39 UTC at 18:01
January 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.697, -61.725
20.2 km from Mucurapo (12.2 miles)

Gulf Of Paria, Trinidad Tobago

Depth: 43 km

I

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-08 14:58:30 UTC at 14:58
January 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.088, -71.015
88.2 km from Antofagasta (55.2 miles)

Coast Of Antofagasta, Chile

Depth: 20 km

J

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-08 01:04:42 UTC at 01:04
January 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.08, -66.851
56.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (34.2 miles)

Depth: 181 km



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2017-01-08 00:33:47 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-08 00:33:47 UTC at 00:33
January 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.158, -72.234
89.2 km from Coquimbo (55.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

B
2017-01-07 17:33:03 UTC 3.7 magnitude, 26 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

3.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-07 17:33:03 UTC at 17:33
January 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.533, -70.174
76.2 km from Iquique (47.2 miles)

Depth: 26 km

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2017-01-07 16:04:53 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 42 km depth
Contamana, Loreto, Peru

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-07 16:04:53 UTC at 16:04
January 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.905, -75.629
92.2 km from Contamana (57.2 miles)

Northern Peru

Depth: 42 km

D

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-07 04:56:10 UTC at 04:56
January 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.846, -67.443
35.2 km from Chilecito (22.2 miles)

Depth: 131 km

E

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-06 23:11:34 UTC at 23:11
January 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.317, -74.29
59.2 km from Puerto Quellón (36.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 19 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-06 22:55:34 UTC at 22:55
January 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.294, -78.132
59.2 km from Caleta de Carquín (36.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 43 km

G

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-06 06:30:33 UTC at 06:30
January 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.361, -67.679
81.2 km from San Pedro de Atacama (50.2 miles)

Depth: 142 km

H

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-05 16:29:09 UTC at 16:29
January 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.35, -70.772
65.2 km from Tocopilla (40.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

I

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-05 16:24:44 UTC at 16:24
January 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.07, -70.252
6.2 km from Tocopilla (3.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

J

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-04 15:44:01 UTC at 15:44
January 04, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.901, -67.082
85.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (52.2 miles)

Depth: 236 km