Latest earthquakes near Valdivia, Los Ríos Region today

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List of latest earthquakes near Valdivia.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 11, 2024 07:04
(Santiago)
M 3.0 288 km NNE
from Valdivia
Apr 8, 2024 13:33
(Santiago)
M 2.8 207 km SSW
from Valdivia
Apr 8, 2024 00:18
(Santiago)
M 2.5 276 km NNE
from Valdivia
Apr 6, 2024 10:51
(Santiago)
M 2.5 205 km NE
from Valdivia
Apr 3, 2024 10:51
(Santiago)
M 5.2 319 km N
from Valdivia
Apr 2, 2024 08:02
(Santiago)
M 3.1 144 km W
from Valdivia
Apr 1, 2024 06:16
(Santiago)
M 2.9 119 km NE
from Valdivia
Apr 1, 2024 05:46
(Santiago)
M 2.6 123 km SE
from Valdivia
Mar 31, 2024 22:29
(Santiago)
M 2.5 123 km SE
from Valdivia
Mar 31, 2024 09:08
(Santiago)
M 3.3 257 km NNW
from Valdivia
Mar 31, 2024 05:47
(Santiago)
M 2.9 192 km NNW
from Valdivia
Mar 29, 2024 16:39
(Santiago)
M 4.1 226 km SSW
from Valdivia
Mar 26, 2024 23:53
(Santiago)
M 2.8 81 km NNW
from Valdivia
Mar 26, 2024 04:11
(Santiago)
M 3.5 250 km NE
from Valdivia
Mar 24, 2024 06:14
(Santiago)
M 2.8 59 km WNW
from Valdivia
Mar 22, 2024 09:21
(Santiago)
M 2.9 230 km NW
from Valdivia
Mar 21, 2024 03:31
(Santiago)
M 3.5 154 km WNW
from Valdivia
Mar 20, 2024 11:20
(Santiago)
M 2.8 163 km NNW
from Valdivia
Mar 15, 2024 23:04
(Santiago)
M 2.7 163 km SSW
from Valdivia
Mar 13, 2024 06:50
(Santiago)
M 3.0 168 km WSW
from Valdivia
Mar 8, 2024 23:06
(Santiago)
M 3.6 134 km SSE
from Valdivia
Mar 7, 2024 12:01
(Santiago)
M 2.5 227 km N
from Valdivia
Mar 5, 2024 14:58
(Santiago)
M 3.0 127 km ENE
from Valdivia
Mar 2, 2024 01:44
(Santiago)
M 3.0 291 km NNW
from Valdivia
Feb 27, 2024 14:10
(Santiago)
M 2.8 296 km SSW
from Valdivia

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Recent Valdivia Earthquake News

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

Valdivia Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
32 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3
Apr 11, 2024 07:04

Average

A total of 323 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Valdivia, Los Ríos Region in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 32 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Valdivia roughly every 11 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Valdivia in 2017. A total of 46 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Valdivia that year. The strongest had a 5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Valdivia in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Valdivia 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 Valdivia (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 303 93.81%
Mag. 5 16 4.95%
Mag. 6 4 1.24%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Valdivia

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 Valdivia occurred on Dec 27, 2020 18:39 local time (America/Santiago timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 158 kilometers (98 mi) west-northwest of Valdivia, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Valdivia in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-9.5 earthquake struck on May 22, 1960 15:11, 186 kilometers (116 mi) west-northwest of Valdivia. It is the strongest earthquake near Valdivia 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 Valdivia, Los Ríos Region 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 Valdivia.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Valdivia.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 27, 2020 18:39
(Santiago)
M 6.7 158 km WNW
from Valdivia
Nov 12, 2022 23:24
(Santiago)
M 6.2 264 km N
from Valdivia
Sep 23, 2022 19:53
(Santiago)
M 6.1 263 km SW
from Valdivia
Sep 26, 2019 13:36
(Santiago)
M 6.1 153 km SE
from Valdivia
Dec 24, 2023 00:23
(Santiago)
M 5.8 201 km NNW
from Valdivia
Oct 3, 2015 03:03
(Santiago)
M 5.8 265 km N
from Valdivia
Nov 12, 2022 23:24
(Santiago)
M 5.7 255 km N
from Valdivia
Feb 8, 2018 18:19
(Santiago)
M 5.6 272 km NNW
from Valdivia
Mar 14, 2023 16:56
(Santiago)
M 5.5 236 km NW
from Valdivia
Jan 12, 2020 23:01
(Santiago)
M 5.3 178 km ESE
from Valdivia

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Valdivia

Nearest earthquakes from Valdivia

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Valdivia, Los Ríos Region. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Valdivia.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 2, 2021 14:36
(Santiago)
M 4.2 8 km N
from Valdivia
Sep 19, 2018 08:28
(Santiago)
M 4.1 23 km ENE
from Valdivia
Jan 9, 2017 05:08
(Santiago)
M 4.2 46 km N
from Valdivia
Dec 29, 2015 02:39
(Santiago)
M 4.2 46 km ENE
from Valdivia
Apr 10, 2021 12:33
(Santiago)
M 4.4 46 km N
from Valdivia
Jul 7, 2014 16:51
(Santiago)
M 4.1 48 km ENE
from Valdivia
Apr 13, 2015 00:00
(Santiago)
M 4.5 49 km SW
from Valdivia
Nov 5, 2016 05:21
(Santiago)
M 4.3 50 km WNW
from Valdivia
May 4, 2023 00:48
(Santiago)
M 4.4 57 km NE
from Valdivia
Aug 12, 2016 14:49
(Santiago)
M 4.2 59 km SSE
from Valdivia

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Valdivia

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Valdivia, Los Ríos Region?

A 3 magnitude earthquake hit near Valdivia on the morning of April 11, 2024 at 07:04 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 288km north-northeast of Valdivia at a depth of 75km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Valdivia, Los Ríos Region in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Valdivia, Los Ríos Region?

A 9.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Valdivia on the afternoon of May 22, 1960 at 15:11 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 186km north of Valdivia at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Valdivia since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Valdivia, Los Ríos Region?

In the past 10 years, 323 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Valdivia. This averages to 32 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 11 days.