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

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 11 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 86 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,028 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South America:


A
2019-06-14 00:19:12 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 11 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2019-06-14 00:19:12 UTC at 00:19
June 14, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.056, -72.082
79.2 km from Coquimbo (49.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

B
2019-05-26 07:41:15 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 122 km depth
Lagunas, Loreto, Peru

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2019-05-26 07:41:15 UTC at 07:41
May 26, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.807, -75.264
80.2 km from Lagunas (50.2 miles)

Northern Peru

Depth: 122 km

C

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2019-05-12 19:24:50 UTC at 19:24
May 12, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.609, -82.839
7.2 km from Plaza de Caisán (4.2 miles)

Panama Costa Rica Border

Depth: 19 km

D

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2019-03-31 07:04:04 UTC at 07:04
March 31, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.986, -80.808
27.2 km from Santa Elena (16.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 18 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2019-03-23 19:21:18 UTC at 19:21
March 23, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.563, -76.223
7.2 km from El Dovio (4.2 miles)

Depth: 122 km

F
2019-03-15 05:03:50 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 358 km depth
Cliza, Cochabamba, Bolivia

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2019-03-15 05:03:50 UTC at 05:03
March 15, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.857, -65.891
30.2 km from Cliza (18.2 miles)

Depth: 358 km

G
2019-03-01 08:50:41 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 257 km depth
Azángaro, Puno, Peru

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2019-03-01 08:50:41 UTC at 08:50
March 01, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.684, -70.127
25.2 km from Azángaro (16.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 257 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
2019-01-20 01:32:51 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 53 km depth
Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2019-01-20 01:32:51 UTC at 01:32
January 20, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.074, -71.423
15.2 km from Coquimbo (9.2 miles)

Depth: 53 km

J
2019-01-05 19:25:38 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 575 km depth
Tarauacá, Acre, Brazil

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2019-01-05 19:25:38 UTC at 19:25
January 05, 2019 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.143, -71.574
89.2 km from Tarauacá (55.2 miles)

Amazonas Acre Border, Brazil

Depth: 575 km



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2018-11-11 14:03:59 UTC at 14:03
November 11, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.561, -49.864

North Atlantic Ocean

Depth: 10 km

B
2018-11-01 22:19:51 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 102 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2018-11-01 22:19:51 UTC at 22:19
November 01, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.588, -69.292
88.2 km from Iquique (54.2 miles)

Depth: 102 km

C

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2018-10-29 06:54:21 UTC at 06:54
October 29, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -57.405, -66.409
313.2 km from Ushuaia (194.2 miles)

Drake Passage

Depth: 10 km

D

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2018-09-07 02:12:04 UTC at 02:12
September 07, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.345, -78.896
16.2 km from Alausí (10.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 93 km

E
2018-08-24 09:04:06 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 609 km depth
Iberia, Madre de Dios, Peru

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2018-08-24 09:04:06 UTC at 09:04
August 24, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.042, -70.817
138.2 km from Iberia (86.2 miles)

Peru Brazil Border

Depth: 609 km

F
2018-08-21 21:31:46 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 154 km depth
Carúpano, Sucre, Venezuela

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2018-08-21 21:31:46 UTC at 21:31
August 21, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.855, -62.883
45.2 km from Carúpano (28.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 154 km

G

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2018-08-17 23:22:24 UTC at 23:22
August 17, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.769, -83.153
18.2 km from Golfito (11.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 15 km

H
2018-04-10 10:19:34 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 76 km depth
Ovalle, Coquimbo, Chile

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2018-04-10 10:19:34 UTC at 10:19
April 10, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.986, -71.557
54.2 km from Ovalle (34.2 miles)

Depth: 76 km

I
2018-04-02 13:40:34 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 562 km depth
Boyuibe, Santa Cruz, Bolivia

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2018-04-02 13:40:34 UTC at 13:40
April 02, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.652, -63.017
36.2 km from Boyuibe (22.2 miles)

Depth: 562 km

J

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2018-01-21 01:06:42 UTC at 01:06
January 21, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.888, -69.617
85.2 km from Arica (52.2 miles)

Depth: 110 km



A
2018-01-14 09:18:45 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 36 km depth
Acarí, Arequipa, Peru

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2018-01-14 09:18:45 UTC at 09:18
January 14, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.776, -74.744
42.2 km from Acarí (26.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 36 km

B

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-03 11:19:06 UTC at 11:19
December 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.485, -80.282
20.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (12.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 24 km

C

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-10 06:32:20 UTC at 06:32
October 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.521, -69.641
69.2 km from Arica (43.2 miles)

Depth: 82 km

D
2017-07-18 02:05:19 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 44 km depth
Camaná, Arequipa, Peru

6.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-18 02:05:19 UTC at 02:05
July 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.402, -73.603
98.2 km from Camaná (61.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 44 km

E

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-06-30 22:29:43 UTC at 22:29
June 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.328, -80.513
30.2 km from Bahía de Caráquez (19.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Ecuador

Depth: 5 km

F

6.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 21:38:26 UTC at 21:38
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -33.073, -72.051
38.2 km from Valparaíso (24.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

G

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-15 08:19:41 UTC at 08:19
April 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.236, -67.653
66.2 km from San Pedro de Atacama (41.2 miles)

Depth: 135 km

H
2017-02-21 14:09:04 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 597 km depth
Padilla, Chuquisaca, Bolivia

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-21 14:09:04 UTC at 14:09
February 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.284, -63.899
40.2 km from Padilla (24.2 miles)

Depth: 597 km

I

6.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-02-18 12:10:15 UTC at 12:10
February 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.92, -66.689
50.2 km from San Antonio de los Cobres (31.2 miles)

Depth: 200 km

J

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 14:22:26 UTC at 14:22
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -43.416, -73.951
42.2 km from Puerto Quellón (26.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 35 km