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

  • 1 earthquake today
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 72 earthquakes in the past month
  • 2,210 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South America:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-19 18:50:28 UTC at 18:50
March 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.178, -71.847
26.2 km from Valparaíso (16.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

B

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-19 18:36:19 UTC at 18:36
March 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.312, -94.741

Southeast Of Easter Island

Depth: 13 km

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2016-03-16 03:49:33 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 22 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-16 03:49:33 UTC at 03:49
March 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.237, -71.678
65.2 km from Illapel (40.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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2016-03-14 15:28:24 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 103 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 15:28:24 UTC at 15:28
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.9, -68.923
147.2 km from Iquique (91.2 miles)

Depth: 103 km

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2016-03-14 13:21:53 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 25 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 13:21:53 UTC at 13:21
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.625, -71.723
50.2 km from Ovalle (31.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

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2016-03-14 04:54:13 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 226 km depth
El Aguilar, Jujuy, Argentina

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 04:54:13 UTC at 04:54
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.117, -66.843
118.2 km from El Aguilar (73.2 miles)

Depth: 226 km

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2016-03-14 04:30:55 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Camaná, Arequipa, Peru

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 04:30:55 UTC at 04:30
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.93, -73.476
88.2 km from Camaná (54.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 35 km

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2016-03-14 04:23:18 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 35 km depth
Taltal, Antofagasta, Chile

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 04:23:18 UTC at 04:23
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.032, -70.869
79.2 km from Taltal (49.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

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3.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 01:09:45 UTC at 01:09
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.61, -71.697
47.2 km from La Ligua (29.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

J
2016-03-14 01:02:38 UTC 3.8 magnitude, 113 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

3.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-14 01:02:38 UTC at 01:02
March 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.954, -68.914
131.2 km from Iquique (81.2 miles)

Depth: 113 km



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2016-03-13 13:17:48 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 50 km depth
Colombia, Huila, Colombia

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-13 13:17:48 UTC at 13:17
March 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.533, -74.454
42.2 km from Colombia (26.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

B
2016-03-12 16:05:14 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 30 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-12 16:05:14 UTC at 16:05
March 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.244, -71.706
47.2 km from Coquimbo (29.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

C

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-10 08:34:12 UTC at 08:34
March 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.808, -69.651
77.2 km from Arica (48.2 miles)

Depth: 95 km

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2016-03-10 03:24:06 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Drake Passage

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-10 03:24:06 UTC at 03:24
March 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -57.491, -66.405

Drake Passage

Depth: 10 km

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2016-03-09 13:28:11 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 48 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-09 13:28:11 UTC at 13:28
March 09, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.468, -71.399
24.2 km from Ovalle (15.2 miles)

Depth: 48 km

F

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-09 06:27:29 UTC at 06:27
March 09, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -34.793, -71.933
54.2 km from Santa Cruz (33.2 miles)

Libertador O'higgins, Chile

Depth: 35 km

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2016-03-09 06:27:17 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 144 km depth
Aratoca, Santander, Colombia

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-09 06:27:17 UTC at 06:27
March 09, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.834, -73.034
15.2 km from Aratoca (9.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 144 km

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2016-03-07 06:01:18 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 46 km depth
Copiapó, Atacama, Chile

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-07 06:01:18 UTC at 06:01
March 07, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -26.97, -70.981
77.2 km from Copiapó (48.2 miles)

Depth: 46 km

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2016-03-06 16:23:08 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 101 km depth
Calana, Tacna, Peru

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-06 16:23:08 UTC at 16:23
March 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.979, -70.197
4.2 km from Calana (2.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 101 km

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2016-03-06 13:06:16 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 9 km depth
Santiago, Ica, Peru

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-06 13:06:16 UTC at 13:06
March 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.882, -76.018
83.2 km from Santiago (51.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 9 km



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4.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-06 04:59:16 UTC at 04:59
March 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.848, -73.179
10.2 km from Zapatoca (6.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 153 km

B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-06 02:28:23 UTC at 02:28
March 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.984, -66.672
46.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (28.2 miles)

Depth: 191 km

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2016-03-06 00:54:47 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 55 km depth
Sucre, Manabí, Ecuador

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-06 00:54:47 UTC at 00:54
March 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.389, -80.329
15.2 km from Sucre (9.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 55 km

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2016-03-05 17:31:50 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 38 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-05 17:31:50 UTC at 17:31
March 05, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.735, -69.76
69.2 km from Iquique (43.2 miles)

Depth: 38 km

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2016-03-04 23:50:15 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 110 km depth
Vilcún, Araucanía, Chile

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-04 23:50:15 UTC at 23:50
March 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.768, -71.706
46.2 km from Vilcún (28.2 miles)

Depth: 110 km

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3.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-04 20:48:34 UTC at 20:48
March 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.344, -69.84
90.2 km from Tocopilla (56.2 miles)

Depth: 60 km

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2016-03-04 18:58:31 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 27 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-04 18:58:31 UTC at 18:58
March 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.663, -71.057
106.2 km from Iquique (65.2 miles)

Coast Of Tarapaca, Chile

Depth: 27 km

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2016-03-03 20:21:08 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 100 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-03 20:21:08 UTC at 20:21
March 03, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.303, -68.952
124.2 km from Iquique (77.2 miles)

Depth: 100 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-03 18:51:01 UTC at 18:51
March 03, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.147, -69.267
142.2 km from Arica (88.2 miles)

Depth: 111 km

J
2016-03-03 10:09:41 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 46 km depth
Acarí, Arequipa, Peru

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-03 10:09:41 UTC at 10:09
March 03, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.093, -74.012
98.2 km from Acarí (61.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 46 km