Latest earthquakes near Santa Ana today

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List of latest earthquakes near Santa Ana.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 20, 2024 08:39AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.3 204 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 20, 2024 04:27AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 203 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 19, 2024 06:37PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.7 134 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Jul 19, 2024 09:47AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 165 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 18, 2024 10:26PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 274 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 18, 2024 02:54AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 243 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 18, 2024 12:44AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.2 160 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Jul 18, 2024 12:29AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.5 224 km ESE
from Santa Ana
Jul 17, 2024 11:02AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 213 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 17, 2024 06:14AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 208 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 17, 2024 04:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 278 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 17, 2024 01:25AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 194 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 16, 2024 11:49PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 217 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 16, 2024 10:11AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.4 220 km S
from Santa Ana
Jul 15, 2024 10:41PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.8 214 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 15, 2024 05:44PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.9 117 km S
from Santa Ana
Jul 15, 2024 04:02PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 175 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 14, 2024 06:52PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 283 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Jul 13, 2024 01:11PM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 266 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 13, 2024 12:26PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 207 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 13, 2024 08:18AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.7 278 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 13, 2024 05:44AM
(El Salvador)
M 3.0 253 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 13, 2024 03:39AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.6 281 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 12, 2024 07:08AM
(El Salvador)
M 2.9 193 km ESE
from Santa Ana
Jul 11, 2024 10:04PM
(El Salvador)
M 3.5 225 km SE
from Santa Ana

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Santa Ana

Recent Santa Ana Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Santa Ana. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Santa Ana and elsewhere.

Santa Ana Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
229 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.3
Jul 20, 2024 08:39

Average

A total of 2297 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Santa Ana in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 229 earthquakes per year, or 19 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Santa Ana roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Santa Ana in 2014. A total of 282 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Santa Ana that year. The strongest had a 7.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Santa Ana in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2141 93.21%
Mag. 5 141 6.14%
Mag. 6 14 0.61%
Mag. 7 1 0.04%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Santa Ana

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.3
On Oct 13, 2014 21:51.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Aug 6, 1942 17:37.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Santa Ana occurred on Oct 13, 2014 21:51 local time (America/El_Salvador timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.3 and struck 225 kilometers (140 mi) south-east of Santa Ana, at a depth of 40 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Santa Ana in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Aug 6, 1942 17:37, 174 kilometers (108 mi) south-east of Santa Ana. It is the strongest earthquake near Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Santa Ana.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 13, 2014 09:51PM
(El Salvador)
M 7.3 225 km SE
from Santa Ana
Nov 24, 2016 12:43PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.9 243 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.9 283 km WNW
from Santa Ana
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.9 267 km WNW
from Santa Ana
Jun 22, 2017 06:31AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.8 156 km WSW
from Santa Ana
May 30, 2019 03:03AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.6 93 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Sep 22, 2021 03:57AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 276 km SE
from Santa Ana
Jul 18, 2023 06:22PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.5 208 km SE
from Santa Ana
May 17, 2023 05:02PM
(El Salvador)
M 6.4 182 km NW
from Santa Ana
May 12, 2017 04:41AM
(El Salvador)
M 6.2 131 km SSW
from Santa Ana

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Santa Ana

Nearest earthquakes from Santa Ana

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Santa Ana.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 21, 2014 04:04AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.1 15 km NW
from Santa Ana
Aug 29, 2016 07:05AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.6 17 km NNW
from Santa Ana
Aug 30, 2016 10:46PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 18 km WNW
from Santa Ana
Jul 14, 2023 02:17PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 21 km WNW
from Santa Ana
Apr 29, 2018 11:19AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 22 km NW
from Santa Ana
Jul 17, 2022 10:53AM
(El Salvador)
M 4.2 24 km W
from Santa Ana
Jan 12, 2018 04:11PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.8 24 km SSE
from Santa Ana
Jan 15, 2023 05:07PM
(El Salvador)
M 5.2 26 km W
from Santa Ana
Feb 2, 2015 03:31PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.6 27 km WNW
from Santa Ana
Mar 2, 2024 09:20PM
(El Salvador)
M 4.3 29 km WSW
from Santa Ana

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Santa Ana

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Santa Ana?

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Santa Ana on the morning of July 20, 2024 at 08:39 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 204km south-east of Santa Ana at a depth of 18km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Santa Ana in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Santa Ana?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Santa Ana on the afternoon of August 6, 1942 at 17:37 local time (America/El_Salvador). The center of this earthquake was located 174km west of Santa Ana at a depth of 35km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Santa Ana since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Santa Ana?

In the past 10 years, 2297 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Santa Ana. This averages to 230 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.