Latest earthquakes near La Paz today

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List of latest earthquakes near La Paz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2024 07:54
(La Paz)
M 3.4 212 km WSW
from La Paz
May 26, 2024 04:30
(La Paz)
M 2.8 192 km SW
from La Paz
May 22, 2024 21:44
(La Paz)
M 3.5 196 km SW
from La Paz
May 22, 2024 12:38
(La Paz)
M 4.5 251 km WNW
from La Paz
May 21, 2024 07:24
(La Paz)
M 2.9 228 km SSW
from La Paz
May 20, 2024 19:53
(La Paz)
M 5.1 281 km NW
from La Paz
May 18, 2024 05:40
(La Paz)
M 2.7 277 km SSW
from La Paz
May 15, 2024 19:58
(La Paz)
M 2.6 206 km SW
from La Paz
May 12, 2024 13:23
(La Paz)
M 3.9 164 km SW
from La Paz
May 11, 2024 07:36
(La Paz)
M 3.1 211 km SW
from La Paz
May 11, 2024 07:10
(La Paz)
M 3.3 207 km SW
from La Paz
May 9, 2024 09:40
(La Paz)
M 4.5 193 km SW
from La Paz
May 6, 2024 11:57
(La Paz)
M 3.3 164 km SW
from La Paz
May 6, 2024 01:01
(La Paz)
M 2.6 281 km SW
from La Paz
May 4, 2024 04:29
(La Paz)
M 4.6 258 km WNW
from La Paz
May 3, 2024 01:54
(La Paz)
M 4.5 205 km SW
from La Paz
May 1, 2024 12:51
(La Paz)
M 2.8 186 km SW
from La Paz
Apr 30, 2024 01:52
(La Paz)
M 3.2 285 km SSW
from La Paz
Apr 26, 2024 23:39
(La Paz)
M 3.6 292 km ESE
from La Paz
Apr 25, 2024 02:48
(La Paz)
M 2.5 260 km SW
from La Paz
Apr 24, 2024 05:22
(La Paz)
M 3.1 235 km SW
from La Paz
Apr 23, 2024 17:28
(La Paz)
M 2.7 298 km SSW
from La Paz
Apr 22, 2024 20:57
(La Paz)
M 3.0 260 km SSW
from La Paz
Apr 10, 2024 13:02
(La Paz)
M 4.3 242 km SW
from La Paz
Apr 10, 2024 11:33
(La Paz)
M 5.0 92 km SSW
from La Paz

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Recent La Paz Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near La Paz. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near La Paz and elsewhere.

La Paz Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
58 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.4
May 26, 2024 07:54

Average

A total of 580 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of La Paz in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 58 earthquakes per year, or 4 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near La Paz roughly every 6 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near La Paz in 2021. A total of 77 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of La Paz that year. The strongest had a 5.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of La Paz in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near La Paz 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 La Paz (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 546 94.14%
Mag. 5 28 4.83%
Mag. 6 4 0.69%
Mag. 7 2 0.34%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near La Paz

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.2
On May 26, 2022 08:02.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.2
On May 26, 2022 08:02.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near La Paz occurred on May 26, 2022 08:02 local time (America/La_Paz timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.2 and struck 290 kilometers (180 mi) north-west of La Paz, at a depth of 236 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near La Paz in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near La Paz 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 La Paz.

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List of strongest earthquakes near La Paz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2022 08:02
(La Paz)
M 7.2 290 km NW
from La Paz
Mar 1, 2019 04:50
(La Paz)
M 7.0 293 km NW
from La Paz
Mar 23, 2015 00:51
(La Paz)
M 6.4 233 km SSW
from La Paz
Jan 20, 2018 21:06
(La Paz)
M 6.3 298 km SSW
from La Paz
Mar 15, 2019 01:03
(La Paz)
M 6.3 283 km ESE
from La Paz
Oct 10, 2017 02:32
(La Paz)
M 6.3 286 km SW
from La Paz
Nov 8, 2015 04:13
(La Paz)
M 5.7 164 km SW
from La Paz
May 2, 2020 20:44
(La Paz)
M 5.7 282 km WNW
from La Paz
May 24, 2022 08:57
(La Paz)
M 5.5 197 km SW
from La Paz
May 12, 2021 03:53
(La Paz)
M 5.4 221 km WSW
from La Paz

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Nearest earthquakes from La Paz

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to La Paz. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from La Paz.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 1, 2014 02:08
(La Paz)
M 4.9 66 km ESE
from La Paz
Nov 18, 2014 02:22
(La Paz)
M 4.3 72 km NNE
from La Paz
Apr 10, 2024 11:33
(La Paz)
M 5.0 92 km SSW
from La Paz
Mar 17, 2016 19:38
(La Paz)
M 4.2 108 km NW
from La Paz
Sep 7, 2015 01:16
(La Paz)
M 4.5 109 km WSW
from La Paz
Jun 2, 2014 09:23
(La Paz)
M 4.7 112 km W
from La Paz
Jun 8, 2018 02:51
(La Paz)
M 4.3 113 km W
from La Paz
Aug 12, 2023 19:53
(La Paz)
M 4.8 114 km SW
from La Paz
Feb 2, 2022 18:16
(La Paz)
M 4.0 118 km WSW
from La Paz
Nov 28, 2021 04:43
(La Paz)
M 4.1 126 km WSW
from La Paz

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in La Paz?

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit near La Paz on the morning of May 26, 2024 at 07:54 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 212km west-southwest of La Paz at a depth of 166km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near La Paz in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near La Paz?

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit near La Paz on the morning of May 26, 2022 at 08:02 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 290km northwest of La Paz at a depth of 236km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near La Paz since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near La Paz?

In the past 10 years, 580 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from La Paz. This averages to 58 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.