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

  • 1 earthquake today
  • 16 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 80 earthquakes in the past month
  • 2,176 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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2016-04-18 04:25:59 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 41 km depth
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-18 04:25:59 UTC at 04:25
April 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.52, -71.033
47.2 km from La Serena (29.2 miles)

Depth: 41 km

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2016-04-18 02:09:26 UTC 3.9 magnitude, 5 km depth
Manta, Manabí, Ecuador

3.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-18 02:09:26 UTC at 02:09
April 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.7, -81.08
50.2 km from Manta (31.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 5 km

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2016-04-17 20:24:01 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Muisne, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 20:24:01 UTC at 20:24
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.57, -79.9
13.2 km from Muisne (8.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

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2016-04-17 19:24:42 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 19:24:42 UTC at 19:24
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.46, -71.927
74.2 km from Illapel (46.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

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4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 19:00:33 UTC at 19:00
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.223, -80.634
60.2 km from Puerto Escondido (37.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

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2016-04-17 14:59:44 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 37 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 14:59:44 UTC at 14:59
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.752, -71.504
33.2 km from Ovalle (20.2 miles)

Depth: 37 km

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2016-04-17 11:07:42 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 125 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 11:07:42 UTC at 11:07
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.141, -68.625
148.2 km from Calama (92.2 miles)

Depth: 125 km

H

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 09:23:40 UTC at 09:23
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.252, -80.716
50.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (31.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 08:52:28 UTC at 08:52
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.466, -80.721
36.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (22.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

J

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 07:13:58 UTC at 07:13
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.439, -80.267
24.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (15.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km



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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 05:42:51 UTC at 05:42
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.274, -80.427
47.2 km from Pedernales (29.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

B

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 04:02:08 UTC at 04:02
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.259, -80.631
44.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (27.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

C

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 03:05:33 UTC at 03:05
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.313, -80.252
34.2 km from Pedernales (21.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 02:18:01 UTC at 02:18
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.297, -80.337
34.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (21.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 10 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 00:59:07 UTC at 00:59
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.356, -80.339
44.2 km from Pedernales (27.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 27 km

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5.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-17 00:29:32 UTC at 00:29
April 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.291, -80.472
34.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (21.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 14 km

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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

H

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-16 23:47:44 UTC at 23:47
April 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.277, -80.074
22.2 km from Pedernales (14.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 33 km

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2016-04-16 15:07:56 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 154 km depth
Calama, Antofagasta, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-16 15:07:56 UTC at 15:07
April 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.197, -68.851
139.2 km from Calama (86.2 miles)

Depth: 154 km

J

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-16 06:05:24 UTC at 06:05
April 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.453, -70.023
9.2 km from Diego de Almagro (6.2 miles)

Depth: 72 km



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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-15 04:27:56 UTC at 04:27
April 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.161, -71.812
63.2 km from La Ligua (39.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

B

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-14 23:24:01 UTC at 23:24
April 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.004, -77.704
49.2 km from Palora (30.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 169 km

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2016-04-14 22:50:46 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 86 km depth
Matucana, Lima, Peru

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-14 22:50:46 UTC at 22:50
April 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.287, -76.277
50.2 km from Matucana (31.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 86 km

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4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-14 17:44:53 UTC at 17:44
April 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.126, -71.904
72.2 km from La Ligua (45.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

E

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-14 09:38:44 UTC at 09:38
April 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.856, -70.395
31.2 km from Puente Alto (19.2 miles)

Depth: 109 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-14 07:35:04 UTC at 07:35
April 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.244, -69.039
36.2 km from Calingasta (22.2 miles)

Depth: 120 km

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2016-04-13 23:30:40 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Minas de Marcona, Ica, Peru

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-13 23:30:40 UTC at 23:30
April 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.816, -75.442
75.2 km from Minas de Marcona (47.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 10 km

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2016-04-13 22:41:10 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 239 km depth
El Aguilar, Jujuy, Argentina

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-13 22:41:10 UTC at 22:41
April 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.314, -66.491
82.2 km from El Aguilar (51.2 miles)

Depth: 239 km

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2016-04-13 20:01:58 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 224 km depth
Atocha, Potosí, Bolivia

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-13 20:01:58 UTC at 20:01
April 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.967, -66.533
32.2 km from Atocha (20.2 miles)

Depth: 224 km

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2016-04-13 02:48:42 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 112 km depth
Lluta, Arequipa, Peru

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-13 02:48:42 UTC at 02:48
April 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.758, -71.93
29.2 km from Lluta (18.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 112 km