Latest earthquakes near Araucanía, Chile today

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List of latest earthquakes near Araucanía.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 15, 2024 06:18
(Santiago)
M 3.3 165 km NW
from Temuco
Jul 15, 2024 00:43
(Santiago)
M 3.0 149 km S
from Temuco
Jul 14, 2024 06:29
(Santiago)
M 2.7 212 km WSW
from Temuco
Jul 14, 2024 02:30
(Santiago)
M 2.6 197 km WNW
from Temuco
Jul 14, 2024 01:12
(Santiago)
M 3.2 210 km WNW
from Temuco
Jul 14, 2024 01:03
(Santiago)
M 3.7 245 km NW
from Temuco
Jul 14, 2024 01:02
(Santiago)
M 4.1 209 km NW
from Temuco
Jul 13, 2024 07:05
(Santiago)
M 3.3 261 km NW
from Temuco
Jul 13, 2024 06:30
(Santiago)
M 3.6 66 km NNW
from Temuco
Jul 13, 2024 04:19
(Santiago)
M 2.7 108 km S
from Temuco
Jul 11, 2024 19:11
(Santiago)
M 3.2 213 km W
from Temuco
Jul 11, 2024 09:10
(Santiago)
M 2.7 78 km NNE
from Temuco
Jul 10, 2024 06:55
(Santiago)
M 3.1 144 km NE
from Temuco
Jul 9, 2024 12:56
(Santiago)
M 2.5 285 km N
from Temuco
Jul 6, 2024 02:04
(Santiago)
M 2.7 151 km NW
from Temuco
Jul 5, 2024 14:22
(Santiago)
M 2.5 200 km NNW
from Temuco
Jul 5, 2024 05:49
(Santiago)
M 3.2 266 km WNW
from Temuco
Jul 3, 2024 16:44
(Santiago)
M 3.4 126 km NNE
from Temuco
Jul 3, 2024 11:40
(Santiago)
M 2.6 113 km WNW
from Temuco
Jul 2, 2024 19:12
(Santiago)
M 3.0 104 km S
from Temuco
Jun 29, 2024 17:13
(Santiago)
M 3.0 163 km SSE
from Temuco
Jun 29, 2024 13:27
(Santiago)
M 3.0 283 km NNE
from Temuco
Jun 27, 2024 04:00
(Santiago)
M 3.5 286 km SW
from Temuco
Jun 27, 2024 02:51
(Santiago)
M 2.7 27 km SW
from Temuco
Jun 24, 2024 17:20
(Santiago)
M 3.3 227 km NNW
from Temuco

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Araucanía

Araucanía Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
47 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.3
Jul 15, 2024 06:18

Average

A total of 471 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Araucanía, Chile in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 47 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Araucanía roughly every 7 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Araucanía in 2015. A total of 78 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Araucanía that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Araucanía in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Araucanía 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 Araucanía (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 440 93.42%
Mag. 5 24 5.1%
Mag. 6 7 1.49%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Araucanía

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Dec 27, 2020 18:39.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 9.5
On May 22, 1960 15:11.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Araucanía occurred on Dec 27, 2020 18:39 local time (America/Santiago timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 217 kilometers (135 mi) west-southwest of Temuco, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Araucanía in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-9.5 earthquake struck on May 22, 1960 15:11, 97 kilometers (60 mi) west-southwest of Temuco. It is the strongest earthquake near Araucanía 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 Araucanía, Chile 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 Araucanía.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Araucanía.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 27, 2020 18:39
(Santiago)
M 6.7 217 km WSW
from Temuco
Jul 16, 2023 23:05
(Santiago)
M 6.6 198 km ENE
from Temuco
Sep 21, 2021 10:14
(Santiago)
M 6.4 248 km NNW
from Temuco
Jun 19, 2015 23:10
(Santiago)
M 6.4 285 km NNW
from Temuco
Nov 12, 2022 23:24
(Santiago)
M 6.2 170 km NW
from Temuco
Sep 26, 2019 13:36
(Santiago)
M 6.1 236 km SSE
from Temuco
Nov 8, 2016 01:55
(Santiago)
M 6.0 255 km NNW
from Temuco
May 29, 2017 10:57
(Santiago)
M 5.9 174 km NNE
from Temuco
Dec 24, 2023 00:23
(Santiago)
M 5.8 135 km WNW
from Temuco
Oct 3, 2015 03:03
(Santiago)
M 5.8 171 km NW
from Temuco

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Araucanía

Earthquakes by city in Araucanía

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Araucanía, Chile.

Use this regional Araucanía earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Angol, Villarrica, Pucón, Victoria, Lautaro, Nueva Imperial, Collipulli and Loncoche.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Araucanía, Chile?

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Araucanía on the morning of July 15, 2024 at 06:18 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 165km northwest of Temuco at a depth of 26km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Araucanía, Chile in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Araucanía, Chile?

A 9.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Araucanía on the afternoon of May 22, 1960 at 15:11 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 97km northwest of Temuco at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Araucanía since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Araucanía, Chile?

In the past 10 years, 471 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Araucanía. This averages to 47 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 8 days.