Latest earthquakes near Chocó, Colombia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Chocó.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 25, 2024 02:03PM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 136 km NNW
from Quibdó
Jun 7, 2024 02:55AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 174 km SSE
from Quibdó
May 21, 2024 04:58AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 129 km N
from Quibdó
May 6, 2024 10:01AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 297 km NNE
from Quibdó
Apr 30, 2024 10:44AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 102 km SE
from Quibdó
Apr 18, 2024 12:07AM
(Bogota)
M 4.1 283 km NW
from Quibdó
Mar 28, 2024 11:38PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 61 km WSW
from Quibdó
Mar 16, 2024 06:13AM
(Bogota)
M 3.6 282 km NW
from Quibdó
Mar 9, 2024 06:18AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 69 km S
from Quibdó
Mar 4, 2024 05:25PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 124 km NNE
from Quibdó
Feb 28, 2024 02:05AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 137 km ENE
from Quibdó
Feb 27, 2024 05:41PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 71 km N
from Quibdó
Feb 25, 2024 02:51AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 139 km NNE
from Quibdó
Feb 22, 2024 07:47PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 226 km NE
from Quibdó
Feb 18, 2024 12:42PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 300 km N
from Quibdó
Feb 15, 2024 01:27PM
(Bogota)
M 4.7 157 km NNW
from Quibdó
Feb 10, 2024 08:57AM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 128 km SE
from Quibdó
Feb 4, 2024 09:17PM
(Bogota)
M 2.8 228 km NW
from Quibdó
Jan 28, 2024 03:17AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 117 km WNW
from Quibdó
Jan 28, 2024 01:10AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 121 km W
from Quibdó
Jan 19, 2024 06:47AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 119 km SE
from Quibdó
Jan 19, 2024 06:26AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 139 km SE
from Quibdó
Jan 7, 2024 03:20AM
(Bogota)
M 3.6 155 km NNE
from Quibdó
Jan 2, 2024 07:39PM
(Bogota)
M 3.8 216 km NW
from Quibdó
Dec 15, 2023 03:24PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 175 km NNE
from Quibdó

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Chocó

Chocó Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
27 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.6
Jun 25, 2024 14:03

Average

A total of 273 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Chocó, Colombia 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 Chocó roughly every 13 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Chocó in 2023. A total of 38 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Chocó that year. The strongest had a 5.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Chocó in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Chocó 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 Chocó (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 246 90.11%
Mag. 5 25 9.16%
Mag. 6 2 0.73%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Chocó

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On Mar 23, 2019 14:21.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Jul 12, 1974 20:18.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Chocó occurred on Mar 23, 2019 14:21 local time (America/Bogota timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 135 kilometers (84 mi) south-southeast of Quibdó, at a depth of 122 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Chocó in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Jul 12, 1974 20:18, 255 kilometers (158 mi) south-southeast of Quibdó. It is the strongest earthquake near Chocó 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 Chocó, 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 Chocó.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Chocó.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 23, 2019 02:21PM
(Bogota)
M 6.1 135 km SSE
from Quibdó
Sep 13, 2016 08:58PM
(Bogota)
M 6.0 195 km NNE
from Quibdó
Jul 28, 2015 07:10PM
(Bogota)
M 5.9 291 km NNW
from Quibdó
Aug 27, 2023 04:45PM
(Bogota)
M 5.7 39 km S
from Quibdó
Jan 19, 2024 06:26AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 139 km SE
from Quibdó
Sep 6, 2018 08:47PM
(Bogota)
M 5.4 283 km NNW
from Quibdó
Aug 19, 2020 08:16PM
(Bogota)
M 5.3 212 km WSW
from Quibdó
Apr 23, 2018 10:42AM
(Bogota)
M 5.3 136 km ESE
from Quibdó
Sep 14, 2023 09:25AM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 50 km S
from Quibdó
Oct 11, 2015 11:35PM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 224 km NNW
from Quibdó

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Chocó

Earthquakes by city in Chocó

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Chocó, Colombia?

A 4.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Chocó on the afternoon of June 25, 2024 at 14:03 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 136km north-northwest of Quibdó at a depth of 41km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Chocó, Colombia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Chocó, Colombia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Chocó on the evening of July 12, 1974 at 20:18 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 255km north-northwest of Quibdó at a depth of 12km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Chocó since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Chocó, Colombia?

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