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

  • 8 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 100 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 175 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,100 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South America:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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6.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 21:38:26 UTC at 21:38
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.073, -72.051
38.2 km from Valparaíso (24.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

B

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-15 08:19:41 UTC at 08:19
April 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.236, -67.653
66.2 km from San Pedro de Atacama (41.2 miles)

Depth: 135 km

C
2017-02-21 14:09:04 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 597 km depth
Padilla, Chuquisaca, Bolivia

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-21 14:09:04 UTC at 14:09
February 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.284, -63.899
40.2 km from Padilla (24.2 miles)

Depth: 597 km

D

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-18 12:10:15 UTC at 12:10
February 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.92, -66.689
50.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (31.2 miles)

Depth: 200 km

E

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

F
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

G

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

H

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

I
2016-11-04 16:20:43 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 90 km depth
Curicó, Maule, Chile

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-04 16:20:43 UTC at 16:20
November 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -35.103, -70.996
25.2 km from Curicó (16.2 miles)

Depth: 90 km

J

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-14 01:58:31 UTC at 01:58
September 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.377, -76.159
38.2 km from Mutatá (23.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 17 km



A
2016-09-10 10:08:19 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 114 km depth
Moyobamba, San Martín, Peru

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-10 10:08:19 UTC at 10:08
September 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.583, -76.965
49.2 km from Moyobamba (31.2 miles)

Northern Peru

Depth: 114 km

B
2016-08-04 14:15:11 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 253 km depth
Abra Pampa, Jujuy, Argentina

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-04 14:15:11 UTC at 14:15
August 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.328, -65.997
48.2 km from Abra Pampa (29.2 miles)

Depth: 253 km

C

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-07-27 01:25:12 UTC at 01:25
July 27, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -44.42, -79.054

Coast Of Aisen, Chile

Depth: 10 km

D

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-07-25 17:26:50 UTC at 17:26
July 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.099, -70.495
66.2 km from Diego de Almagro (41.2 miles)

Depth: 71 km

E

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-07-11 02:11:04 UTC at 02:11
July 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.554, -79.663
33.2 km from Rosa Zarate (20.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 19 km

F

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

G

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

H

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-22 03:03:41 UTC at 03:03
April 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.328, -80.543
32.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (20.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

I
2016-04-20 08:35:10 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-20 08:35:10 UTC at 08:35
April 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.71, -80.009
10.2 km from Muisne (6.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

J
2016-04-20 08:33:47 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 14 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-20 08:33:47 UTC at 08:33
April 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.636, -80.208
26.2 km from Muisne (16.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 14 km



A
2016-04-16 23:58:37 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 19 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-16 23:58:37 UTC at 23:58
April 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.372, -79.94
29.2 km from Muisne (18.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 19 km

B
2016-02-10 00:33:05 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 31 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-02-10 00:33:05 UTC at 00:33
February 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.634, -71.62
40.2 km from Ovalle (25.2 miles)

Depth: 31 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-01-14 03:25:28 UTC at 03:25
January 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.827, -63.285
9.2 km from Charagua (6.2 miles)

Depth: 582 km

D
2015-11-27 21:00:22 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 34 km depth
Taltal, Antofagasta, Chile

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-27 21:00:22 UTC at 21:00
November 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.828, -70.601
65.2 km from Taltal (40.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

E
2015-11-26 05:45:18 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 602 km depth
Tarauacá, Acre, Brazil

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-26 05:45:18 UTC at 05:45
November 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.183, -71.257
125.2 km from Tarauacá (77.2 miles)

Peru Brazil Border

Depth: 602 km

F
2015-11-24 22:50:54 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 620 km depth
Tarauacá, Acre, Brazil

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-24 22:50:54 UTC at 22:50
November 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.06, -71.018
211.2 km from Tarauacá (131.2 miles)

Peru Brazil Border

Depth: 620 km

G
2015-11-24 22:45:38 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 606 km depth
Iberia, Madre de Dios, Peru

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-24 22:45:38 UTC at 22:45
November 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.537, -70.944
173.2 km from Iberia (107.2 miles)

Peru Brazil Border

Depth: 606 km

H
2015-11-11 02:46:19 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

6.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-11 02:46:19 UTC at 02:46
November 11, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.51, -72.059
85.2 km from Coquimbo (52.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

I
2015-11-11 01:54:38 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 12 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

6.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-11 01:54:38 UTC at 01:54
November 11, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.507, -72.007
81.2 km from Coquimbo (50.2 miles)

Depth: 12 km

J
2015-11-07 07:31:43 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 46 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-07 07:31:43 UTC at 07:31
November 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.88, -71.452
39.2 km from Ovalle (24.2 miles)

Depth: 46 km