Latest earthquakes near Manabí, Ecuador today

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List of latest earthquakes near Manabí.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 12, 2024 15:54
(Guayaquil)
M 2.1 232 km ENE
from Portoviejo
Jul 5, 2024 17:06
(Guayaquil)
M 3.9 194 km SE
from Portoviejo
Jul 5, 2024 02:07
(Guayaquil)
M 4.8 40 km WNW
from Manta
Jul 2, 2024 21:16
(Guayaquil)
M 2.4 252 km ENE
from Portoviejo
Jul 1, 2024 00:27
(Guayaquil)
M 4.5 248 km ENE
from Portoviejo
Jun 29, 2024 07:33
(Guayaquil)
M 3.8 276 km SSE
from Portoviejo
Jun 28, 2024 10:02
(Guayaquil)
M 3.8 78 km NNW
from Manta
Jun 25, 2024 00:04
(Guayaquil)
M 4.0 49 km E
from Portoviejo
Jun 24, 2024 15:15
(Guayaquil)
M 3.9 34 km WNW
from Manta
Jun 23, 2024 16:31
(Guayaquil)
M 3.6 54 km E
from Portoviejo
Jun 21, 2024 01:02
(Guayaquil)
M 4.4 246 km SE
from Portoviejo
Jun 19, 2024 12:44
(Guayaquil)
M 3.6 287 km NNE
from Manta
Jun 17, 2024 14:51
(Guayaquil)
M 3.9 285 km ESE
from Portoviejo
Jun 10, 2024 18:05
(Guayaquil)
M 3.5 293 km ESE
from Portoviejo
Jun 7, 2024 18:22
(Guayaquil)
M 3.5 226 km SSE
from Portoviejo
May 28, 2024 20:12
(Guayaquil)
M 3.7 249 km NNE
from Portoviejo
May 21, 2024 02:14
(Guayaquil)
M 4.2 152 km ESE
from Portoviejo
May 21, 2024 02:12
(Guayaquil)
M 3.5 148 km ESE
from Portoviejo
May 20, 2024 21:43
(Guayaquil)
M 5.2 308 km SSE
from Portoviejo
May 17, 2024 15:10
(Guayaquil)
M 4.0 266 km SSE
from Portoviejo
May 12, 2024 01:43
(Guayaquil)
M 3.2 158 km SE
from Portoviejo
May 5, 2024 02:47
(Guayaquil)
M 3.5 46 km S
from Portoviejo
May 3, 2024 09:19
(Guayaquil)
M 4.0 293 km S
from Portoviejo
Apr 25, 2024 16:43
(Guayaquil)
M 3.7 140 km E
from Portoviejo
Apr 25, 2024 15:12
(Guayaquil)
M 2.6 256 km ENE
from Portoviejo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Manabí

Manabí Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
73 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.1
Jul 12, 2024 15:54

Average

A total of 732 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Manabí, Ecuador in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 73 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Manabí roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Manabí in 2016. A total of 193 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Manabí that year. The strongest had a 7.8 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Manabí in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Manabí 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 Manabí (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 672 91.8%
Mag. 5 48 6.56%
Mag. 6 11 1.5%
Mag. 7 1 0.14%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Manabí

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.8
On Apr 16, 2016 18:58.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.8
On Jan 31, 1906 10:22.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Manabí occurred on Apr 16, 2016 18:58 local time (America/Guayaquil timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.8 and struck 173 kilometers (107 mi) north-northeast of Manta, at a depth of 21 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Manabí in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.8 earthquake struck on Jan 31, 1906 10:22, 260 kilometers (162 mi) north-northeast of Manta. It is the strongest earthquake near Manabí 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 Manabí, Ecuador 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 Manabí.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Manabí.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 16, 2016 18:58
(Guayaquil)
M 7.8 173 km NNE
from Manta
May 18, 2016 11:46
(Guayaquil)
M 6.9 196 km NNE
from Portoviejo
Mar 18, 2023 12:12
(Guayaquil)
M 6.8 204 km SSE
from Portoviejo
May 18, 2016 02:57
(Guayaquil)
M 6.7 185 km NNE
from Manta
Jul 10, 2016 21:11
(Guayaquil)
M 6.3 203 km NNE
from Portoviejo
Sep 6, 2018 21:12
(Guayaquil)
M 6.2 228 km SE
from Portoviejo
Mar 31, 2019 02:04
(Guayaquil)
M 6.2 110 km S
from Manta
Apr 20, 2016 03:33
(Guayaquil)
M 6.2 187 km NNE
from Manta
Dec 3, 2017 06:19
(Guayaquil)
M 6.1 67 km NNE
from Portoviejo
Jun 30, 2017 17:29
(Guayaquil)
M 6.0 79 km NNE
from Manta

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Manabí

Earthquakes by city in Manabí

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Manabí, Ecuador.

Use this regional Manabí earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Chone, Bahía de Caráquez, Jipijapa, Montecristi, Calceta and Sucre.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Manabí, Ecuador?

A 2.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Manabí on the afternoon of July 12, 2024 at 15:54 local time (America/Guayaquil). The center of this earthquake was located 232km east-northeast of Portoviejo at a depth of 9km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Manabí, Ecuador in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Manabí, Ecuador?

A 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Manabí on the morning of January 31, 1906 at 10:22 local time (America/Guayaquil). The center of this earthquake was located 260km north-east of Manta at a depth of 20km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Manabí since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Manabí, Ecuador?

In the past 10 years, 732 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Manabí. This averages to 73 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.