Ecuador has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 49 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Ecuador:


A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1922-01-17 03:50:28 UTC at 03:50
January 17, 1922 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.025, -71.398
143.2 km from Puerto Nariño (89.2 miles)

Depth: 475 km

B

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1942-05-14 02:13:27 UTC at 02:13
May 14, 1942 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.025, -79.955
15.2 km from Pedernales (9.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 20 km

C
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

D
1979-12-12 07:59:03 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 24 km depth
Valdez, Esmeraldas, Ecuador

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1979-12-12 07:59:03 UTC at 07:59
December 12, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.598, -79.358
56.2 km from Valdez (35.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 24 km

E

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1958-01-19 14:07:28 UTC at 14:07
January 19, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.011, -79.489
19.2 km from Esmeraldas (11.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 27 km

F
1960-11-20 22:01:57 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 15 km depth
Mórrope, Lambayeque, Peru

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1960-11-20 22:01:57 UTC at 22:01
November 20, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.775, -80.918
103.2 km from Mórrope (64.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Northern Peru

Depth: 15 km

G
2005-09-26 01:55:37 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 115 km depth
Yurimaguas, Loreto, Peru

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2005-09-26 01:55:37 UTC at 01:55
September 26, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.678, -76.398
39.2 km from Yurimaguas (24.2 miles)

Northern Peru

Depth: 115 km

H

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2019-02-22 10:17:22 UTC at 10:17
February 22, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.199, -77.023
118.2 km from Palora (73.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 132 km

I

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-27 02:02:49 UTC at 02:02
July 27, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.839, -77.322
103.2 km from Sucúa (64.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 120 km

J
1953-12-12 17:31:29 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 25 km depth
Zorritos, Tumbes, Peru

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1953-12-12 17:31:29 UTC at 17:31
December 12, 1953 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.552, -80.636
14.2 km from Zorritos (9.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 25 km