Latest earthquakes near Boyacá, Colombia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Boyacá.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 17, 2024 08:09PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 133 km N
from Sogamoso
Jun 29, 2024 10:46PM
(Bogota)
M 4.8 115 km N
from Sogamoso
Jun 29, 2024 04:16AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 121 km N
from Sogamoso
Jun 26, 2024 06:41PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 121 km S
from Sogamoso
Jun 3, 2024 05:48PM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 123 km N
from Sogamoso
Jun 3, 2024 06:52AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 144 km S
from Tunja
May 30, 2024 09:37AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 122 km N
from Sogamoso
May 27, 2024 12:12AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 110 km N
from Sogamoso
May 18, 2024 02:42AM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 123 km N
from Sogamoso
May 11, 2024 12:25PM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 299 km NNW
from Tunja
Apr 17, 2024 03:50PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 103 km N
from Sogamoso
Apr 7, 2024 07:28AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 132 km N
from Sogamoso
Apr 5, 2024 07:07AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 106 km N
from Sogamoso
Apr 2, 2024 09:32PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 129 km NNW
from Sogamoso
Apr 2, 2024 06:16PM
(Bogota)
M 4.9 68 km ESE
from Sogamoso
Mar 31, 2024 08:09PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 116 km ENE
from Sogamoso
Mar 29, 2024 08:58AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 128 km N
from Sogamoso
Mar 28, 2024 04:36PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 125 km N
from Sogamoso
Mar 16, 2024 01:58PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 121 km N
from Sogamoso
Mar 15, 2024 01:19AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 125 km N
from Sogamoso
Mar 6, 2024 04:12PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 128 km N
from Sogamoso
Feb 28, 2024 02:05AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 261 km WNW
from Tunja
Feb 24, 2024 06:49PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 119 km N
from Sogamoso
Feb 23, 2024 09:45AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 119 km N
from Sogamoso
Feb 21, 2024 11:05PM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 108 km N
from Sogamoso

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Boyacá

Boyacá Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
68 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.4
Jul 17, 2024 20:09

Average

A total of 685 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Boyacá, Colombia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 68 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Boyacá roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Boyacá in 2021. A total of 84 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Boyacá that year. The strongest had a 5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Boyacá in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Boyacá 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 Boyacá (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 649 94.74%
Mag. 5 33 4.82%
Mag. 6 3 0.44%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Boyacá

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Mar 10, 2015 15:55.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.1
On Aug 31, 1917 06:36.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Boyacá occurred on Mar 10, 2015 15:55 local time (America/Bogota timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 118 kilometers (73 mi) north of Sogamoso, at a depth of 155 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Boyacá in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.1 earthquake struck on Aug 31, 1917 06:36, 196 kilometers (122 mi) north of Tunja. It is the strongest earthquake near Boyacá 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 Boyacá, Colombia 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 Boyacá.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Boyacá.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 10, 2015 03:55PM
(Bogota)
M 6.2 118 km N
from Sogamoso
Aug 17, 2023 12:04PM
(Bogota)
M 6.1 135 km S
from Tunja
Dec 24, 2019 02:03PM
(Bogota)
M 6.0 234 km SSW
from Tunja
Dec 24, 2019 02:19PM
(Bogota)
M 5.7 246 km SSW
from Tunja
Jan 19, 2024 06:26AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 288 km WSW
from Tunja
Aug 17, 2023 12:17PM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 143 km S
from Tunja
Oct 30, 2016 07:20PM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 264 km SSW
from Tunja
Feb 6, 2017 08:02AM
(Bogota)
M 5.5 273 km SSW
from Tunja
Feb 23, 2022 07:49AM
(Bogota)
M 5.5 275 km NNW
from Sogamoso
Mar 10, 2023 04:18AM
(Bogota)
M 5.4 113 km N
from Sogamoso

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Boyacá

Earthquakes by city in Boyacá

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Boyacá, Colombia.

Use this regional Boyacá earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Duitama, Chiquinquirá and Puerto Boyacá.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Boyacá, Colombia?

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Boyacá on the evening of July 17, 2024 at 20:09 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 133km north of Sogamoso at a depth of 142km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Boyacá, Colombia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Boyacá, Colombia?

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Boyacá on the morning of August 31, 1917 at 06:36 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 196km south of Tunja at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Boyacá since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Boyacá, Colombia?

In the past 10 years, 685 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Boyacá. This averages to 69 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.