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

  • 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 23 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 86 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,018 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South America:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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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

B

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 19:51:56 UTC at 19:51
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 14.923, -61.173
8.2 km from Basse-Pointe (5.2 miles)

Martinique, Windward Island

Depth: 166 km

C
2016-12-16 19:45:20 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 61 km depth
Mesetas, Meta, Colombia

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 19:45:20 UTC at 19:45
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.385, -74.308
28.2 km from Mesetas (17.2 miles)

Depth: 61 km

D

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 09:40:41 UTC at 09:40
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.297, -67.602
96.2 km from Caucete (59.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

E

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 04:13:23 UTC at 04:13
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.984, -66.818
56.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (35.2 miles)

Depth: 200 km

F
2016-12-16 01:53:06 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 49 km depth
Naranjal, Guayas, Ecuador

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-16 01:53:06 UTC at 01:53
December 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.578, -79.844
27.2 km from Naranjal (16.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 49 km

G

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-15 07:14:48 UTC at 07:14
December 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.459, -70.929
24.2 km from Huarichancara (15.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 10 km

H
2016-12-15 00:03:33 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 55 km depth
Acarí, Arequipa, Peru

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-15 00:03:33 UTC at 00:03
December 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.632, -74.407
31.2 km from Acarí (19.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 55 km

I
2016-12-14 00:04:32 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 259 km depth
Abra Pampa, Jujuy, Argentina

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-14 00:04:32 UTC at 00:04
December 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.946, -66.356
72.2 km from Abra Pampa (44.2 miles)

Depth: 259 km

J

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-13 20:32:19 UTC at 20:32
December 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.807, -72.97
12.2 km from San Andrés (7.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 150 km



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2016-12-12 22:36:09 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 156 km depth
Aratoca, Santander, Colombia

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 22:36:09 UTC at 22:36
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.764, -72.977
9.2 km from Aratoca (5.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 156 km

B

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

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 14:42:26 UTC at 14:42
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.865, -79.707
11.2 km from Esmeraldas (7.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 33 km

D
2016-12-12 11:12:16 UTC 3.8 magnitude, 28 km depth
Baláo, Guayas, Ecuador

3.8 magnitude earthquake

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

Location:
Epicenter at -2.818, -79.718
14.2 km from Baláo (9.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 28 km

E

3.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 04:45:39 UTC at 04:45
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.606, -71.436
25.2 km from La Ligua (15.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

F

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

G
2016-12-12 01:40:24 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 50 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 01:40:24 UTC at 01:40
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.959, -71.373
43.2 km from Ovalle (27.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

H

3.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-12 00:05:04 UTC at 00:05
December 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.02, -67.758
64.2 km from Caucete (40.2 miles)

Depth: 19 km

I
2016-12-11 12:46:44 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 35 km depth
Las Minas, Herrera, Panama

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-11 12:46:44 UTC at 12:46
December 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.65, -80.878
21.2 km from Las Minas (13.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 35 km

J
2016-12-10 23:50:14 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 151 km depth
Aratoca, Santander, Colombia

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-10 23:50:14 UTC at 23:50
December 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.743, -72.945
10.2 km from Aratoca (6.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 151 km



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2016-12-10 03:01:10 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 13 km depth
Constitución, Maule, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-10 03:01:10 UTC at 03:01
December 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -34.973, -74.075
156.2 km from Constitución (97.2 miles)

Coast Of O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 13 km

B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-09 17:34:46 UTC at 17:34
December 09, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.032, -60.94
27.2 km from Scarborough (17.2 miles)

Trinidad, Trinidad Tobago

Depth: 50 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-09 04:40:41 UTC at 04:40
December 09, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.221, -71.087
85.2 km from Antofagasta (53.2 miles)

Coast Of Antofagasta, Chile

Depth: 26 km

D
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

E
2016-12-08 19:07:27 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 75 km depth
Sayán, Lima, Peru

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 19:07:27 UTC at 19:07
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.271, -76.848
40.2 km from Sayán (25.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 75 km

F

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 09:36:17 UTC at 09:36
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.606, -69.03
48.2 km from San José de Jáchal (30.2 miles)

Depth: 59 km

G
2016-12-08 05:42:58 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 05:42:58 UTC at 05:42
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.625, -71.916
70.2 km from Illapel (43.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

H

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-07 10:24:55 UTC at 10:24
December 07, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.304, -78.717
36.2 km from San Ignacio (22.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Northern Peru

Depth: 10 km

I

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-07 04:24:58 UTC at 04:24
December 07, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.121, -60.841
13.2 km from Scarborough (8.2 miles)

Trinidad, Trinidad Tobago

Depth: 35 km

J

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-07 00:32:17 UTC at 00:32
December 07, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.906, -70.41
32.2 km from Paine (20.2 miles)

Libertador O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 105 km