Latest earthquakes near Valle del Cauca, Colombia today

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List of latest earthquakes near Valle del Cauca.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 10, 2024 04:53AM
(Bogota)
M 4.7 237 km W
from Cali
Jun 25, 2024 02:03PM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 265 km NNW
from Cartago
Jun 7, 2024 10:27AM
(Bogota)
M 4.0 274 km WSW
from Buenaventura
Jun 7, 2024 02:55AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 41 km NE
from Tuluá
Jun 3, 2024 06:52AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 273 km E
from Cartago
May 22, 2024 03:44AM
(Bogota)
M 4.7 274 km SW
from Buenaventura
May 22, 2024 12:34AM
(Bogota)
M 5.0 296 km WSW
from Cali
May 21, 2024 11:51PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 290 km WNW
from Cali
May 21, 2024 04:58AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 242 km NNW
from Cartago
May 5, 2024 01:11AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 167 km SSE
from Cali
Apr 30, 2024 10:44AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 32 km NNW
from Cartago
Mar 28, 2024 11:38PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 231 km NNW
from Cali
Mar 9, 2024 06:18AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 93 km WNW
from Cartago
Mar 4, 2024 05:25PM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 225 km N
from Cartago
Feb 28, 2024 02:05AM
(Bogota)
M 4.6 179 km N
from Cartago
Feb 27, 2024 05:41PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 199 km NNW
from Cartago
Feb 25, 2024 02:51AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 239 km N
from Cartago
Feb 22, 2024 07:47PM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 294 km N
from Cartago
Feb 15, 2024 01:27PM
(Bogota)
M 4.7 285 km NNW
from Cartago
Feb 10, 2024 08:57AM
(Bogota)
M 4.2 6 km NW
from Cartago
Jan 28, 2024 03:17AM
(Bogota)
M 4.5 266 km NNW
from Buenaventura
Jan 28, 2024 01:10AM
(Bogota)
M 4.4 294 km NNW
from Cali
Jan 21, 2024 12:19PM
(Bogota)
M 5.0 391 km NE
from Cartago
Jan 19, 2024 06:47AM
(Bogota)
M 4.3 14 km NW
from Cartago
Jan 19, 2024 06:26AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 7 km E
from Cartago

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Valle del Cauca

Valle del Cauca Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
33 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.7
Jul 10, 2024 04:53

Average

A total of 338 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Valle del Cauca, Colombia in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 33 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Valle del Cauca roughly every 10 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Valle del Cauca in 2019. A total of 46 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Valle del Cauca that year. The strongest had a 6.1 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Valle del Cauca in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Valle del Cauca 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 Valle del Cauca (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 297 87.87%
Mag. 5 38 11.24%
Mag. 6 3 0.89%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Valle del Cauca

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.1
On Mar 23, 2019 14:21.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Sep 30, 2012 11:31.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Valle del Cauca occurred on Mar 23, 2019 14:21 local time (America/Bogota timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.1 and struck 40 kilometers (25 mi) west-southwest of Cartago, at a depth of 122 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Valle del Cauca in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Sep 30, 2012 11:31, 169 kilometers (105 mi) west-southwest of Cali. It is the strongest earthquake near Valle del Cauca 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 Valle del Cauca, 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 Valle del Cauca.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Valle del Cauca.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 23, 2019 02:21PM
(Bogota)
M 6.1 40 km WSW
from Cartago
Sep 13, 2016 08:58PM
(Bogota)
M 6.0 294 km N
from Cartago
Dec 24, 2019 02:03PM
(Bogota)
M 6.0 278 km E
from Cali
Aug 27, 2023 04:45PM
(Bogota)
M 5.7 108 km NW
from Cartago
Dec 24, 2019 02:19PM
(Bogota)
M 5.7 269 km E
from Cali
Jan 26, 2019 07:32AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 98 km ESE
from Cali
Jan 19, 2024 06:26AM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 7 km E
from Cartago
Oct 30, 2016 07:20PM
(Bogota)
M 5.6 225 km E
from Cali
Jan 28, 2019 04:07PM
(Bogota)
M 5.5 105 km ESE
from Cali
Feb 6, 2017 08:02AM
(Bogota)
M 5.5 205 km E
from Cali

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Valle del Cauca

Earthquakes by city in Valle del Cauca

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Valle del Cauca, Colombia.

Use this regional Valle del Cauca earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Yumbo, Florida, Jamundí, Pradera, Sevilla, El Cerrito, Caicedonia, Zarzal, Roldanillo, Buenaventura, Candelaria, La Unión, Guacarí, Andalucía and Darien.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Valle del Cauca.

When was the last earthquake in Valle del Cauca, Colombia?

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Valle del Cauca on the night of July 10, 2024 at 04:53 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 237km west of Cali at a depth of 10km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Valle del Cauca, Colombia in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Valle del Cauca, Colombia?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Valle del Cauca on the morning of September 30, 2012 at 11:31 local time (America/Bogota). The center of this earthquake was located 169km south of Cali at a depth of 170km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Valle del Cauca since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Valle del Cauca, Colombia?

In the past 10 years, 338 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Valle del Cauca. This averages to 34 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 11 days.