Latest earthquakes near Viña del Mar, Valparaíso today

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List of latest earthquakes near Viña del Mar.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 26, 2024 23:14
(Santiago)
M 2.6 259 km N
from Viña del Mar
May 26, 2024 20:18
(Santiago)
M 4.4 208 km ENE
from Viña del Mar
May 26, 2024 03:28
(Santiago)
M 3.0 101 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 25, 2024 07:47
(Santiago)
M 3.1 101 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 25, 2024 01:03
(Santiago)
M 4.1 257 km N
from Viña del Mar
May 24, 2024 14:31
(Santiago)
M 3.1 101 km N
from Viña del Mar
May 23, 2024 15:21
(Santiago)
M 2.6 244 km S
from Viña del Mar
May 23, 2024 13:45
(Santiago)
M 2.6 260 km N
from Viña del Mar
May 23, 2024 10:44
(Santiago)
M 2.7 98 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 23, 2024 01:25
(Santiago)
M 3.9 121 km NE
from Viña del Mar
May 22, 2024 04:49
(Santiago)
M 2.7 38 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 22, 2024 03:46
(Santiago)
M 2.9 138 km NNE
from Viña del Mar
May 21, 2024 04:30
(Santiago)
M 3.0 208 km SSE
from Viña del Mar
May 20, 2024 22:15
(Santiago)
M 4.5 150 km ENE
from Viña del Mar
May 20, 2024 06:22
(Santiago)
M 2.9 114 km E
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 20:00
(Santiago)
M 2.7 134 km ESE
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 18:46
(Santiago)
M 3.2 269 km ESE
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 18:07
(Santiago)
M 2.6 57 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 10:31
(Santiago)
M 2.8 35 km SE
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 08:38
(Santiago)
M 3.4 130 km ENE
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 05:26
(Santiago)
M 3.2 232 km S
from Viña del Mar
May 19, 2024 01:16
(Santiago)
M 3.2 199 km NNE
from Viña del Mar
May 18, 2024 22:43
(Santiago)
M 2.5 64 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 18, 2024 19:13
(Santiago)
M 2.8 37 km WNW
from Viña del Mar
May 18, 2024 13:13
(Santiago)
M 2.9 175 km SW
from Viña del Mar

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Viña del Mar

Recent Viña del Mar Earthquake News

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

Viña del Mar Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
250 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
May 26, 2024 23:14

Average

A total of 2504 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Viña del Mar, Valparaíso in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 250 earthquakes per year, or 20 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Viña del Mar roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Viña del Mar in 2015. A total of 923 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Viña del Mar that year. The strongest had a 8.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Viña del Mar in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 9 or above have occurred near Viña del Mar 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 Viña del Mar (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2283 91.17%
Mag. 5 192 7.67%
Mag. 6 27 1.08%
Mag. 7 1 0.04%
Mag. 8 1 0.04%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Viña del Mar

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 8.3
On Sep 16, 2015 19:54.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.3
On Sep 16, 2015 19:54.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Viña del Mar occurred on Sep 16, 2015 19:54 local time (America/Santiago timezone). It had a magnitude of 8.3 and struck 162 kilometers (101 mi) north of Viña del Mar, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Viña del Mar in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Viña del Mar, Valparaíso 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 Viña del Mar.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Viña del Mar.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Sep 16, 2015 19:54
(Santiago)
M 8.3 162 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 16, 2015 20:18
(Santiago)
M 7.0 163 km N
from Viña del Mar
Apr 24, 2017 18:38
(Santiago)
M 6.9 48 km W
from Viña del Mar
Nov 7, 2015 04:31
(Santiago)
M 6.8 239 km N
from Viña del Mar
Aug 1, 2019 14:28
(Santiago)
M 6.8 152 km SSW
from Viña del Mar
Sep 17, 2015 01:10
(Santiago)
M 6.7 169 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 21, 2015 14:40
(Santiago)
M 6.6 145 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 17, 2015 00:55
(Santiago)
M 6.5 178 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 17, 2015 00:55
(Santiago)
M 6.5 239 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 16, 2015 22:41
(Santiago)
M 6.4 214 km N
from Viña del Mar

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Viña del Mar

Nearest earthquakes from Viña del Mar

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Viña del Mar, Valparaíso. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Viña del Mar.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 26, 2024 03:22
(Santiago)
M 4.6 5 km N
from Viña del Mar
Sep 17, 2015 09:14
(Santiago)
M 5.9 13 km NNW
from Viña del Mar
May 14, 2017 07:32
(Santiago)
M 4.3 15 km SSW
from Viña del Mar
Jan 8, 2023 16:28
(Santiago)
M 4.3 18 km E
from Viña del Mar
Apr 24, 2017 21:09
(Santiago)
M 4.2 22 km WSW
from Viña del Mar
Mar 1, 2019 22:55
(Santiago)
M 4.1 24 km WSW
from Viña del Mar
Feb 23, 2016 07:29
(Santiago)
M 4.4 24 km SE
from Viña del Mar
Apr 24, 2017 19:03
(Santiago)
M 4.9 26 km W
from Viña del Mar
Apr 28, 2017 13:05
(Santiago)
M 5.8 26 km WSW
from Viña del Mar
Jun 1, 2014 08:10
(Santiago)
M 4.0 27 km N
from Viña del Mar

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Viña del Mar

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Viña del Mar.

When was the last earthquake in Viña del Mar, Valparaíso?

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Viña del Mar on the evening of May 26, 2024 at 23:14 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 259km north of Viña del March at a depth of 27km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Viña del Mar, Valparaíso in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Viña del Mar, Valparaíso?

A 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Viña del Mar on the evening of September 16, 2015 at 19:54 local time (America/Santiago). The center of this earthquake was located 162km north of Viña del March at a depth of 22km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Viña del Mar since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Viña del Mar, Valparaíso?

In the past 10 years, 2504 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Viña del Mar. This averages to 250 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.