Latest earthquakes near Cochabamba, Bolivia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Cochabamba.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 12, 2024 13:23
(La Paz)
M 3.9 300 km W
from Quillacollo
May 9, 2024 18:33
(La Paz)
M 4.5 252 km SSW
from Cochabamba
May 7, 2024 08:06
(La Paz)
M 3.4 128 km ENE
from Cochabamba
May 6, 2024 11:03
(La Paz)
M 4.8 117 km ENE
from Cochabamba
Apr 26, 2024 23:39
(La Paz)
M 3.6 63 km E
from Cochabamba
Apr 10, 2024 11:33
(La Paz)
M 5.0 248 km W
from Cochabamba
Mar 24, 2024 05:23
(La Paz)
M 3.4 109 km S
from Cochabamba
Mar 24, 2024 02:17
(La Paz)
M 4.1 108 km S
from Cochabamba
Mar 22, 2024 10:09
(La Paz)
M 3.2 131 km ENE
from Cochabamba
Mar 21, 2024 01:20
(La Paz)
M 3.7 220 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Mar 19, 2024 06:01
(La Paz)
M 3.3 242 km E
from Cochabamba
Mar 13, 2024 05:30
(La Paz)
M 5.3 357 km WSW
from Cochabamba
Mar 12, 2024 15:52
(La Paz)
M 3.4 293 km E
from Sacaba
Mar 2, 2024 20:25
(La Paz)
M 4.4 253 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Feb 26, 2024 18:51
(La Paz)
M 4.1 244 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Feb 23, 2024 11:38
(La Paz)
M 3.1 204 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Feb 7, 2024 08:07
(La Paz)
M 4.2 229 km NNE
from Cochabamba
Jan 9, 2024 09:58
(La Paz)
M 3.2 254 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Jan 7, 2024 04:35
(La Paz)
M 5.3 329 km WSW
from Cochabamba
Jan 6, 2024 10:38
(La Paz)
M 3.1 95 km SE
from Cochabamba
Dec 25, 2023 09:59
(La Paz)
M 3.3 238 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Dec 23, 2023 14:38
(La Paz)
M 3.6 204 km SW
from Cochabamba
Dec 19, 2023 08:41
(La Paz)
M 4.2 217 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Dec 19, 2023 03:05
(La Paz)
M 3.3 116 km SW
from Cochabamba
Dec 8, 2023 19:39
(La Paz)
M 4.5 238 km SSW
from Cochabamba

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Cochabamba

Cochabamba Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
12 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.9
May 12, 2024 13:23

Average

A total of 128 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Cochabamba, Bolivia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 12 earthquakes per year, or 1 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Cochabamba roughly every 28 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Cochabamba in 2023. A total of 21 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Cochabamba that year. The strongest had a 4.9 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Cochabamba with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Cochabamba in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Cochabamba during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Cochabamba (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 122 95.31%
Mag. 5 5 3.91%
Mag. 6 1 0.78%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Cochabamba

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.3
On Mar 15, 2019 01:03.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.6
On May 22, 1998 00:48.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Cochabamba occurred on Mar 15, 2019 01:03 local time (America/La_Paz timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.3 and struck 60 kilometers (37 mi) south-southeast of Cochabamba, at a depth of 359 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Cochabamba in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.6 earthquake struck on May 22, 1998 00:48, 86 kilometers (53 mi) south-southeast of Cochabamba. It is the strongest earthquake near Cochabamba in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Cochabamba, Bolivia in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Cochabamba.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Cochabamba.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 15, 2019 01:03
(La Paz)
M 6.3 60 km SSE
from Cochabamba
Jun 29, 2020 01:06
(La Paz)
M 5.1 276 km SE
from Cochabamba
Jun 11, 2017 09:18
(La Paz)
M 5.1 236 km E
from Cochabamba
Oct 29, 2022 07:40
(La Paz)
M 5.1 198 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Apr 10, 2024 11:33
(La Paz)
M 5.0 248 km W
from Cochabamba
Jun 29, 2020 01:06
(La Paz)
M 5.0 298 km SE
from Cochabamba
Oct 1, 2014 02:08
(La Paz)
M 4.9 170 km WNW
from Cochabamba
Oct 16, 2015 03:18
(La Paz)
M 4.9 293 km SSW
from Cochabamba
Mar 7, 2023 05:01
(La Paz)
M 4.9 69 km ENE
from Cochabamba
May 26, 2023 09:42
(La Paz)
M 4.9 169 km SSW
from Cochabamba

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Cochabamba

Earthquakes by city in Cochabamba

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Cochabamba, Bolivia.

Use this regional Cochabamba earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Tiquipaya, Vinto, Colcapirhua, Sipe Sipe, Mizque and Punata.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Cochabamba.

When was the last earthquake in Cochabamba, Bolivia?

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Cochabamba on the afternoon of May 12, 2024 at 13:23 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 300km west of Quillacollo at a depth of 197km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Cochabamba, Bolivia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Cochabamba, Bolivia?

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Cochabamba on the night of May 22, 1998 at 00:48 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 86km east-southeast of Cochabamba at a depth of 24km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Cochabamba since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Cochabamba, Bolivia?

In the past 10 years, 128 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Cochabamba. This averages to 13 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 29 days.