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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 15 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 94 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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2017-01-12 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

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

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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2017-01-10 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

E

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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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

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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

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-03 21:19:07 UTC at 21:19
January 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.347, -74.42
79.2 km from Puerto Quellón (49.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 11 km

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2017-01-03 13:41:51 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-03 13:41:51 UTC at 13:41
January 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.894, -70.444
44.2 km from Iquique (27.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

J
2017-01-02 13:13:48 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 108 km depth
Barranca, Loreto, Peru

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-02 13:13:48 UTC at 13:13
January 02, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.889, -76.341
40.2 km from Barranca (25.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 108 km



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5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 22:54:33 UTC at 22:54
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.258, -74.288
56.2 km from Puerto Quellón (35.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 5 km

B

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 14:32:13 UTC at 14:32
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.493, -74.505
83.2 km from Puerto Quellón (51.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 16 km

C

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 14:22:26 UTC at 14:22
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.416, -73.951
42.2 km from Puerto Quellón (26.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 35 km

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2016-12-25 14:01:33 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 102 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 14:01:33 UTC at 14:01
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.871, -68.648
160.2 km from Iquique (99.2 miles)

Depth: 102 km

E

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-19 07:11:39 UTC at 07:11
December 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.816, -79.74
18.2 km from Esmeraldas (11.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

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2016-12-18 13:30:11 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 619 km depth
Tarauacá, Acre, Brazil

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-18 13:30:11 UTC at 13:30
December 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.971, -70.966
208.2 km from Tarauacá (129.2 miles)

Peru Brazil Border

Depth: 619 km

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2016-12-17 07:23:30 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Paramonga, Lima, Peru

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 07:23:30 UTC at 07:23
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.872, -78.809
109.2 km from Paramonga (67.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 35 km

H
2016-12-16 23:11:41 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 28 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 23:11:41 UTC at 23:11
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.402, -71.637
47.2 km from Ovalle (29.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

I

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 15:54:00 UTC at 15:54
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.854, -79.795
20.2 km from Esmeraldas (12.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 34 km

J

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 02:56:58 UTC at 02:56
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.965, -68.08
64.2 km from San Martín (40.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km



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2016-12-08 20:42:37 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 30 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 20:42:37 UTC at 20:42
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.57, -71.91
70.2 km from Illapel (43.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

B

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-06 21:42:21 UTC at 21:42
December 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.069, -60.905
25.2 km from Scarborough (15.2 miles)

Trinidad, Trinidad Tobago

Depth: 34 km

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2016-12-06 04:51:02 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 40 km depth
Pizarro, Chocó, Colombia

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-06 04:51:02 UTC at 04:51
December 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.707, -77.242
30.2 km from Pizarro (18.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 40 km

D
2016-12-05 18:06:03 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 191 km depth
El Aguilar, Jujuy, Argentina

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-05 18:06:03 UTC at 18:06
December 05, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.207, -66.459
78.2 km from El Aguilar (48.2 miles)

Depth: 191 km

E

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-01 22:40:26 UTC at 22:40
December 01, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.321, -70.823
43.2 km from Huarichancara (27.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 10 km

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2016-12-01 00:25:22 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 5 km depth
Cot, Cartago, Costa Rica

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-01 00:25:22 UTC at 00:25
December 01, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.91, -83.815
6.2 km from Cot (4.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 5 km

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2016-11-30 13:14:10 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 103 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-30 13:14:10 UTC at 13:14
November 30, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.041, -68.576
160.2 km from Calama (99.2 miles)

Depth: 103 km

H

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-26 02:39:05 UTC at 02:39
November 26, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.784, -32.104

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

I

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-20 20:57:43 UTC at 20:57
November 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.643, -68.765
10.2 km from Villa Basilio Nievas (6.2 miles)

Depth: 115 km

J

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 17:52:53 UTC at 17:52
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.066, -68.273
45.2 km from Nueve de Julio (28.2 miles)

Depth: 128 km