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List of latest earthquakes near Tarija.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 28, 2024 03:29
(La Paz)
M 3.8 172 km WSW
from Tarija
May 24, 2024 13:56
(La Paz)
M 3.0 278 km WSW
from Tarija
May 21, 2024 04:21
(La Paz)
M 5.2 394 km W
from Tarija
May 19, 2024 09:05
(La Paz)
M 3.4 277 km SW
from Tarija
May 19, 2024 06:48
(La Paz)
M 3.2 278 km WSW
from Tarija
May 18, 2024 23:37
(La Paz)
M 2.5 296 km W
from Tarija
May 18, 2024 11:12
(La Paz)
M 4.4 265 km W
from Tarija
May 17, 2024 10:13
(La Paz)
M 4.5 199 km W
from Tarija
May 16, 2024 17:25
(La Paz)
M 3.1 201 km SW
from Tarija
May 13, 2024 08:49
(La Paz)
M 3.2 200 km SW
from Tarija
May 13, 2024 06:31
(La Paz)
M 3.8 189 km SW
from Tarija
May 12, 2024 07:58
(La Paz)
M 4.2 194 km W
from Tarija
May 11, 2024 12:43
(La Paz)
M 3.2 264 km SW
from Tarija
May 11, 2024 09:48
(La Paz)
M 3.4 226 km WNW
from Tarija
May 11, 2024 04:28
(La Paz)
M 3.3 299 km WSW
from Tarija
May 11, 2024 03:53
(La Paz)
M 3.1 206 km SW
from Tarija
May 11, 2024 01:55
(La Paz)
M 3.4 247 km SW
from Tarija
May 10, 2024 11:27
(La Paz)
M 4.5 233 km SW
from Tarija
May 9, 2024 18:33
(La Paz)
M 4.5 297 km NW
from Tarija
May 9, 2024 14:59
(La Paz)
M 3.1 263 km W
from Tarija
May 8, 2024 20:22
(La Paz)
M 3.0 267 km W
from Tarija
May 8, 2024 06:00
(La Paz)
M 5.2 374 km W
from Tarija
May 5, 2024 17:59
(La Paz)
M 4.5 129 km ESE
from Tarija
May 4, 2024 14:40
(La Paz)
M 4.4 277 km SW
from Tarija
May 3, 2024 22:43
(La Paz)
M 4.4 195 km W
from Tarija

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Recent Tarija Earthquake News

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

Tarija Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
81 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.8
May 28, 2024 03:29

Average

A total of 814 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Tarija in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 81 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Tarija roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Tarija in 2020. A total of 96 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Tarija that year. The strongest had a 5.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Tarija in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Tarija 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 Tarija (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 774 95.09%
Mag. 5 31 3.81%
Mag. 6 9 1.11%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Tarija

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.8
On Apr 2, 2018 09:40.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Nov 29, 1957 18:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Tarija occurred on Apr 2, 2018 09:40 local time (America/La_Paz timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.8 and struck 204 kilometers (127 mi) east-northeast of Tarija, at a depth of 559 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Tarija in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Nov 29, 1957 18:19, 216 kilometers (134 mi) east-northeast of Tarija. It is the strongest earthquake near Tarija 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 Tarija 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 Tarija.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Tarija.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 2, 2018 09:40
(La Paz)
M 6.8 204 km ENE
from Tarija
May 10, 2022 19:06
(La Paz)
M 6.8 294 km SW
from Tarija
Feb 11, 2015 14:57
(La Paz)
M 6.7 267 km SW
from Tarija
Feb 21, 2017 10:09
(La Paz)
M 6.5 265 km NNE
from Tarija
Mar 22, 2023 12:00
(La Paz)
M 6.4 277 km SW
from Tarija
Aug 4, 2016 10:15
(La Paz)
M 6.2 159 km SW
from Tarija
Jan 13, 2016 23:25
(La Paz)
M 6.1 245 km NE
from Tarija
Feb 22, 2022 02:12
(La Paz)
M 6.0 202 km SW
from Tarija
Oct 10, 2023 06:01
(La Paz)
M 6.0 219 km SW
from Tarija
Nov 29, 2020 12:40
(La Paz)
M 5.8 194 km S
from Tarija

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Nearest earthquakes from Tarija

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Tarija.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 2, 2018 22:54
(La Paz)
M 4.6 89 km W
from Tarija
Feb 13, 2017 01:31
(La Paz)
M 4.4 91 km WSW
from Tarija
Dec 20, 2016 06:21
(La Paz)
M 4.5 91 km W
from Tarija
Sep 11, 2023 17:40
(La Paz)
M 4.1 98 km NW
from Tarija
May 12, 2020 00:43
(La Paz)
M 4.3 101 km NW
from Tarija
Aug 10, 2020 19:15
(La Paz)
M 4.1 103 km W
from Tarija
May 22, 2016 08:20
(La Paz)
M 5.3 104 km SSE
from Tarija
Aug 3, 2015 00:18
(La Paz)
M 4.1 108 km ESE
from Tarija
Nov 23, 2022 05:21
(La Paz)
M 4.4 113 km ESE
from Tarija
Feb 3, 2024 09:02
(La Paz)
M 4.6 115 km WNW
from Tarija

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Tarija?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Tarija on the night of May 28, 2024 at 03:29 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 172km west-southwest of Tarija at a depth of 261km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Tarija in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Tarija?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Tarija on the evening of November 29, 1957 at 18:19 local time (America/La_Paz). The center of this earthquake was located 216km west-northwest of Tarija at a depth of 233km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Tarija since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Tarija?

In the past 10 years, 814 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Tarija. This averages to 81 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.