The Caribbean and Central America has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 14 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 113 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 497 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 5,596 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Caribbean and Central America:


A

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1982-08-19 15:59:01 UTC at 15:59
August 19, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.718, -82.68
146.2 km from Punta de Burica (91.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 10 km

B

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1982-06-19 06:21:58 UTC at 06:21
June 19, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.313, -89.339
19.2 km from La Libertad (12.2 miles)

Depth: 81 km

C

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1982-01-30 02:35:10 UTC at 02:35
January 30, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 16.737, -61.43
30.2 km from Anse-Bertrand (18.2 miles)

Guadeloupe, Leeward Island

Depth: 63 km

D
1982-01-12 05:48:17 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 6 km depth
Amapala, Valle, Honduras

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1982-01-12 05:48:17 UTC at 05:48
January 12, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.158, -87.589
16.2 km from Amapala (10.2 miles)

Golfo De Fonseca, Honduras

Depth: 6 km

E

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1980-08-09 05:45:09 UTC at 05:45
August 09, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.888, -88.516
19.2 km from Puerto Barrios (12.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

F
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

G

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-11-23 23:40:29 UTC at 23:40
November 23, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.805, -76.217
4.2 km from El Cairo (2.2 miles)

Depth: 108 km

H

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-27 21:43:24 UTC at 21:43
October 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.778, -90.73
17.2 km from Iztapa (10.2 miles)

Depth: 65 km

I

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-27 14:35:57 UTC at 14:35
October 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.833, -90.881
12.2 km from Puerto San José (7.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km

J

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-08-24 04:26:54 UTC at 04:26
August 24, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.951, -83.483
4.2 km from Ciudad Cortés (2.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 40 km



A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1979-07-01 20:38:04 UTC at 20:38
July 01, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.316, -82.943
8.2 km from Finca Corredor (5.2 miles)

Panama Costa Rica Border

Depth: 28 km

B

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-06-27 09:50:03 UTC at 09:50
June 27, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.164, -82.253
117.2 km from Punta de Burica (73.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 10 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-03-23 19:32:31 UTC at 19:32
March 23, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.987, -69.044
49.2 km from La Romana (30.2 miles)

Depth: 80 km

D

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-08-23 00:38:32 UTC at 00:38
August 23, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.204, -85.222
19.2 km from Nandayure (11.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 56 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1978-04-04 21:11:41 UTC at 21:11
April 04, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.035, -77.954
85.2 km from San Ignacio de Tupile (53.2 miles)

North Of Panama

Depth: 35 km

F

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1978-03-24 00:42:36 UTC at 00:42
March 24, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.801, -67.4
372.2 km from Hamilton (231.2 miles)

North Atlantic Ocean

Depth: 20 km

G
1976-07-11 20:41:47 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 3 km depth
Jaqué, Darién, Panama

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-11 20:41:47 UTC at 20:41
July 11, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.409, -78.127
12.2 km from Jaqué (7.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 3 km

H
1976-07-11 16:54:31 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 22 km depth
Jaqué, Darién, Panama

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-11 16:54:31 UTC at 16:54
July 11, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.337, -78.47
39.2 km from Jaqué (24.2 miles)

South Of Panama

Depth: 22 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1976-04-09 07:08:47 UTC at 07:08
April 09, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.782, -79.804
25.2 km from Esmeraldas (15.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 9 km

J

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1976-02-04 09:01:43 UTC at 09:01
February 04, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.324, -89.101
7.2 km from Los Amates (4.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km



A
1975-04-05 09:34:36 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Quíbor, Lara, Venezuela

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1975-04-05 09:34:36 UTC at 09:34
April 05, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.04, -69.755
19.2 km from Quíbor (11.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 33 km

B
1975-01-25 02:08:41 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 36 km depth
Juradó, Chocó, Colombia

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1975-01-25 02:08:41 UTC at 02:08
January 25, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.218, -77.773
12.2 km from Juradó (7.2 miles)

Panama Colombia Border

Depth: 36 km

C

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1974-10-08 09:50:58 UTC at 09:50
October 08, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.3, -62.0
26.2 km from Saint John’s (16.2 miles)

North Atlantic Ocean

Depth: 47 km

D

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1974-07-13 01:18:22 UTC at 01:18
July 13, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.747, -77.688
40.2 km from Unión Chocó (25.2 miles)

Panama Colombia Border

Depth: 12 km

E
1974-06-12 16:25:47 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 34 km depth
Carúpano, Sucre, Venezuela

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1974-06-12 16:25:47 UTC at 16:25
June 12, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.563, -63.382
17.2 km from Carúpano (11.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 34 km

F

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-02-28 20:20:10 UTC at 20:20
February 28, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.336, -84.064
14.2 km from Quepos (9.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 46 km

G
1973-04-24 21:30:09 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 50 km depth
Pizarro, Chocó, Colombia

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-24 21:30:09 UTC at 21:30
April 24, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.956, -78.144
86.2 km from Pizarro (53.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Colombia

Depth: 50 km

H

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-14 08:34:00 UTC at 08:34
April 14, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.679, -84.759
26.2 km from La Fortuna (16.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 33 km

I
1973-04-03 13:54:01 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 158 km depth
Filandia, Quindío, Colombia

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1973-04-03 13:54:01 UTC at 13:54
April 03, 1973 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.691, -75.628
3.2 km from Filandia (2.2 miles)

Depth: 158 km

J
1972-12-23 06:29:44 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Managua, Managua, Nicaragua

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1972-12-23 06:29:44 UTC at 06:29
December 23, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 12.184, -86.223
6.2 km from Managua (3.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Nicaragua

Depth: 10 km


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