Latest earthquakes near Los Lagos Region, Chile today

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List of latest earthquakes near Los Lagos Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 25, 2024 09:27
(Santiago)
M 3.1 286 km NNW
from Osorno
May 25, 2024 09:23
(Santiago)
M 2.7 293 km NNW
from Osorno
May 25, 2024 08:24
(Santiago)
M 3.2 291 km NNW
from Osorno
May 24, 2024 08:33
(Santiago)
M 3.0 68 km NW
from Quellón
May 19, 2024 07:05
(Santiago)
M 2.7 268 km NNW
from Osorno
May 17, 2024 15:28
(Santiago)
M 3.0 300 km NNW
from Osorno
May 17, 2024 13:45
(Santiago)
M 2.7 297 km NNW
from Osorno
May 9, 2024 16:31
(Santiago)
M 3.0 184 km NW
from Osorno
May 9, 2024 07:06
(Santiago)
M 3.1 56 km W
from Quellón
May 8, 2024 21:57
(Santiago)
M 2.6 82 km NW
from Osorno
May 8, 2024 12:46
(Santiago)
M 2.3 83 km NE
from Osorno
May 5, 2024 21:48
(Santiago)
M 3.4 85 km E
from Puerto Montt
May 3, 2024 19:15
(Santiago)
M 3.1 259 km NNW
from Osorno
May 1, 2024 08:02
(Santiago)
M 3.9 33 km ESE
from Puerto Montt
Apr 30, 2024 11:46
(Santiago)
M 3.9 299 km NNW
from Osorno
Apr 24, 2024 11:10
(Santiago)
M 4.4 123 km NNE
from Osorno
Apr 23, 2024 14:32
(Santiago)
M 3.2 297 km NW
from Osorno
Apr 20, 2024 12:42
(Santiago)
M 2.8 78 km WNW
from Quellón
Apr 17, 2024 23:12
(Santiago)
M 3.4 179 km W
from Osorno
Apr 8, 2024 13:33
(Santiago)
M 2.8 94 km W
from Puerto Montt
Apr 6, 2024 10:51
(Santiago)
M 2.5 275 km NNE
from Osorno
Apr 2, 2024 08:02
(Santiago)
M 3.1 183 km NW
from Osorno
Apr 1, 2024 19:05
(Santiago)
M 2.5 182 km WSW
from Quellón
Apr 1, 2024 06:16
(Santiago)
M 2.9 187 km NNE
from Osorno
Apr 1, 2024 05:46
(Santiago)
M 2.6 81 km E
from Osorno

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Los Lagos Region

Los Lagos Region Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
27 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.1
May 25, 2024 09:27

Average

A total of 273 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Los Lagos Region, Chile in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 27 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Los Lagos Region roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Los Lagos Region in 2016. A total of 45 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Los Lagos Region that year. The strongest had a 7.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Los Lagos Region in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Los Lagos Region 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 Los Lagos Region (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 250 91.58%
Mag. 5 19 6.96%
Mag. 6 3 1.1%
Mag. 7 1 0.37%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Los Lagos Region

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.6
On Dec 25, 2016 11:22.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 9.5
On May 22, 1960 15:11.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Los Lagos Region occurred on Dec 25, 2016 11:22 local time (America/Santiago timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.6 and struck 41 kilometers (25 mi) south-west of Quellón, at a depth of 38 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Los Lagos Region in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-9.5 earthquake struck on May 22, 1960 15:11, 271 kilometers (168 mi) south-west of Osorno. It is the strongest earthquake near Los Lagos Region 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 Los Lagos Region, 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 Los Lagos Region.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Los Lagos Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Dec 25, 2016 11:22
(Santiago)
M 7.6 41 km SW
from Quellón
Dec 27, 2020 18:39
(Santiago)
M 6.7 209 km NW
from Osorno
Sep 23, 2022 19:53
(Santiago)
M 6.1 220 km W
from Puerto Montt
Sep 26, 2019 13:36
(Santiago)
M 6.1 99 km ESE
from Osorno
Dec 24, 2023 00:23
(Santiago)
M 5.8 285 km NNW
from Osorno
Dec 25, 2016 11:32
(Santiago)
M 5.6 80 km WSW
from Quellón
Jan 3, 2017 18:19
(Santiago)
M 5.5 76 km WSW
from Quellón
Jul 6, 2022 11:12
(Santiago)
M 5.5 220 km WSW
from Puerto Montt
Jan 12, 2020 23:01
(Santiago)
M 5.3 165 km ENE
from Osorno
Jun 2, 2018 02:17
(Santiago)
M 5.2 264 km N
from Osorno

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Los Lagos Region

Earthquakes by city in Los Lagos Region

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Los Lagos Region, Chile.

Use this regional Los Lagos Region earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Castro, Ancud and Puerto Varas.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Los Lagos Region.

When was the last earthquake in Los Lagos Region, Chile?

A 3.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Los Lagos Region on the morning of May 25, 2024 at 09:27 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 286km north-northwest of Osorno at a depth of 20km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Los Lagos Region, Chile in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Los Lagos Region, Chile?

A 9.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Los Lagos Region on the afternoon of May 22, 1960 at 15:11 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 271km north of Osorno at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Los Lagos Region since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Los Lagos Region, Chile?

In the past 10 years, 273 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Los Lagos Region. This averages to 27 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.