Latest earthquakes near Zacatecoluca, La Paz today

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List of latest earthquakes near Zacatecoluca.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 2, 2023 02:11AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 133 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 2, 2023 12:28AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 110 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 1, 2023 10:49PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 192 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 1, 2023 12:39PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.1 112 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 1, 2023 10:43AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 122 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 1, 2023 09:57AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.1 103 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 1, 2023 01:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 125 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 30, 2023 08:55PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.3 180 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 30, 2023 01:18PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 281 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 30, 2023 03:57AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 218 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 29, 2023 04:11PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.7 234 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 29, 2023 10:35AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 183 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 29, 2023 02:14AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 266 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 28, 2023 03:15PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.5 281 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 28, 2023 11:55AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.6 61 km SW
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 27, 2023 01:33PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 111 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 27, 2023 09:04AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 296 km ESE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 27, 2023 07:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 137 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 27, 2023 04:52AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 123 km SSE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 26, 2023 09:02PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 115 km SSE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 26, 2023 07:06AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.9 69 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 26, 2023 03:52AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 120 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 26, 2023 03:25AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 282 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 25, 2023 02:30PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 174 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 25, 2023 11:43AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 177 km ESE
from Zacatecoluca

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Zacatecoluca

Recent Zacatecoluca Earthquake News

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Zacatecoluca Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
215 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.9
Dec 2, 2023 02:11

Average

A total of 2150 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Zacatecoluca, La Paz in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 215 earthquakes per year, or 17 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Zacatecoluca roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Zacatecoluca in 2014. A total of 269 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Zacatecoluca that year. The strongest had a 7.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Zacatecoluca in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Zacatecoluca 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 Zacatecoluca (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2001 93.07%
Mag. 5 132 6.14%
Mag. 6 16 0.74%
Mag. 7 1 0.05%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Zacatecoluca

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.3
On Oct 13, 2014 21:51.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jan 13, 2001 11:33.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Zacatecoluca occurred on Oct 13, 2014 21:51 local time (America/El_Salvador timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.3 and struck 135 kilometers (84 mi) south-east of Zacatecoluca, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Zacatecoluca in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Jan 13, 2001 11:33, 55 kilometers (34 mi) south-east of Zacatecoluca. It is the strongest earthquake near Zacatecoluca in the past 123 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Zacatecoluca, La Paz 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 Zacatecoluca.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Zacatecoluca.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 13, 2014 09:51PM
(El Salvador)
M 7.3 135 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 24, 2016 12:43PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.9 177 km S
from Zacatecoluca
Jun 22, 2017 06:31AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.8 229 km W
from Zacatecoluca
May 30, 2019 03:03AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.6 58 km SW
from Zacatecoluca
Apr 21, 2022 01:42AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.6 299 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Jul 18, 2023 06:22PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 115 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
Sep 22, 2021 03:57AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 186 km SE
from Zacatecoluca
May 17, 2023 05:02PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.4 275 km NW
from Zacatecoluca
May 12, 2017 04:41AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.2 145 km WSW
from Zacatecoluca
Mar 2, 2014 03:37AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.2 165 km SE
from Zacatecoluca

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Zacatecoluca

Nearest earthquakes from Zacatecoluca

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Zacatecoluca.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 28, 2018 02:46PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 23 km ESE
from Zacatecoluca
May 22, 2022 10:17PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 23 km ENE
from Zacatecoluca
Jun 26, 2020 01:41AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 24 km N
from Zacatecoluca
Apr 2, 2014 06:28PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.0 26 km WSW
from Zacatecoluca
Sep 9, 2016 12:54AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 28 km WSW
from Zacatecoluca
Feb 23, 2015 09:03PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 29 km E
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 7, 2022 05:42AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 28 km NW
from Zacatecoluca
Dec 20, 2021 11:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 31 km SSE
from Zacatecoluca
Nov 29, 2022 05:09AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 30 km W
from Zacatecoluca
Aug 2, 2014 06:23PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.4 30 km NW
from Zacatecoluca

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Zacatecoluca

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Zacatecoluca, La Paz?

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Zacatecoluca on the night of December 2, 2023 at 02:11 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 133km south-east of Zacatecoluca at a depth of 28km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Zacatecoluca, La Paz in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Zacatecoluca, La Paz?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Zacatecoluca on the morning of January 13, 2001 at 11:33 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 55km south-southeast of Zacatecoluca at a depth of 60km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Zacatecoluca since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Zacatecoluca, La Paz?

In the past 10 years, 2150 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Zacatecoluca. This averages to 215 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.