Latest earthquakes near Bucaramanga, Santander today

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List of latest earthquakes near Bucaramanga.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 17, 2024 08:09PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 25 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Jun 29, 2024 10:46PM
(Bogota)
M 4.8 45 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Jun 29, 2024 04:16AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 38 km S
from Bucaramanga
Jun 26, 2024 06:41PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 279 km S
from Bucaramanga
Jun 4, 2024 10:31PM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 286 km NE
from Bucaramanga
Jun 3, 2024 05:48PM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 35 km S
from Bucaramanga
May 30, 2024 09:37AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 38 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
May 27, 2024 12:12AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 48 km S
from Bucaramanga
May 18, 2024 02:42AM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 35 km S
from Bucaramanga
May 11, 2024 12:25PM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 203 km WNW
from Bucaramanga
May 6, 2024 10:01AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 266 km WNW
from Bucaramanga
May 3, 2024 07:04AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 287 km N
from Bucaramanga
Apr 17, 2024 03:50PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 56 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Apr 7, 2024 07:28AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 27 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Apr 5, 2024 07:07AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 53 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Apr 2, 2024 09:32PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 31 km S
from Bucaramanga
Apr 2, 2024 06:16PM
(Bogota)
M 4.9 203 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 31, 2024 08:09PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 180 km SE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 29, 2024 08:58AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 31 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 28, 2024 04:36PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 34 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 16, 2024 01:58PM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 38 km S
from Bucaramanga
Mar 15, 2024 01:19AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 34 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 6, 2024 04:12PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 30 km S
from Bucaramanga
Feb 28, 2024 02:05AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 287 km WSW
from Bucaramanga
Feb 24, 2024 06:49PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 39 km SSE
from Bucaramanga

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Bucaramanga

Bucaramanga Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 662 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Bucaramanga, Santander in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 66 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Bucaramanga roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Bucaramanga in 2015. A total of 83 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Bucaramanga that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Bucaramanga in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Bucaramanga 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 Bucaramanga (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 639 96.53%
Mag. 5 22 3.32%
Mag. 6 1 0.15%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Bucaramanga

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Mar 10, 2015 15:55.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.8
On Jul 29, 1967 05:24.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Bucaramanga occurred on Mar 10, 2015 15:55 local time (America/Bogota timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 42 kilometers (26 mi) south-southeast of Bucaramanga, at a depth of 155 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Bucaramanga in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.8 earthquake struck on Jul 29, 1967 05:24, 43 kilometers (27 mi) south-southeast of Bucaramanga. It is the strongest earthquake near Bucaramanga 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 Bucaramanga, Santander 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 Bucaramanga.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
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List of strongest earthquakes near Bucaramanga.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 10, 2015 03:55PM
(Bogota)
M 6.2 42 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Apr 15, 2020 05:59AM
(Bogota)
M 5.7 257 km NW
from Bucaramanga
Feb 23, 2022 07:49AM
(Bogota)
M 5.5 146 km WNW
from Bucaramanga
Mar 10, 2023 04:18AM
(Bogota)
M 5.4 45 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Aug 7, 2018 10:53AM
(Bogota)
M 5.3 41 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Nov 7, 2015 01:58AM
(Bogota)
M 5.3 242 km NE
from Bucaramanga
Feb 4, 2015 11:21PM
(Bogota)
M 5.3 164 km NE
from Bucaramanga
Jan 21, 2024 12:19PM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 8 km E
from Bucaramanga
Feb 15, 2023 08:04AM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 41 km SSE
from Bucaramanga
Mar 16, 2017 10:38AM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 255 km SSE
from Bucaramanga

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Bucaramanga

Nearest earthquakes from Bucaramanga

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Bucaramanga, Santander. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Bucaramanga.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 21, 2024 12:19PM
(Bogota)
M 5.2 8 km E
from Bucaramanga
Jan 18, 2021 11:30PM
(Bogota)
M 4.1 11 km S
from Bucaramanga
Apr 30, 2020 01:47AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 11 km ESE
from Bucaramanga
Nov 2, 2015 09:31AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 17 km SSW
from Bucaramanga
Nov 1, 2020 05:18PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 18 km SE
from Bucaramanga
May 14, 2020 01:40PM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 18 km SSW
from Bucaramanga
Oct 22, 2020 10:39AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 18 km SSW
from Bucaramanga
Jun 9, 2020 01:18AM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 20 km SSW
from Bucaramanga
Mar 24, 2016 04:27PM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 21 km SSW
from Bucaramanga
Oct 29, 2021 12:51AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 20 km SSE
from Bucaramanga

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Bucaramanga

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Bucaramanga, Santander?

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Bucaramanga on the evening of July 17, 2024 at 20:09 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 25km south-southeast of Bucaramanga at a depth of 142km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Bucaramanga, Santander in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Bucaramanga, Santander?

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Bucaramanga on the night of July 29, 1967 at 05:24 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 43km south-southeast of Bucaramanga at a depth of 161km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Bucaramanga since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Bucaramanga, Santander?

In the past 10 years, 662 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Bucaramanga. This averages to 66 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.