Latest earthquakes near El Progreso, Guatemala today

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List of latest earthquakes near El Progreso.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 26, 2024 07:14PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 154 km S
from Sanarate
May 26, 2024 01:22AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 252 km W
from Sanarate
May 25, 2024 05:59AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.1 263 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 24, 2024 09:23PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 276 km SE
from Sanarate
May 24, 2024 02:32PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.4 273 km W
from Sanarate
May 24, 2024 09:55AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 260 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 23, 2024 11:15PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.5 296 km SE
from Sanarate
May 23, 2024 02:10PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.1 214 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 23, 2024 05:51AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.8 273 km SE
from Sanarate
May 23, 2024 05:45AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.6 255 km SE
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 10:15PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.2 283 km SSE
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 08:52PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.9 281 km SE
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 02:04PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 214 km WNW
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 01:44PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 262 km W
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 12:22PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 295 km SSE
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 10:00AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.6 282 km SE
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 03:46AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 195 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 22, 2024 03:36AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 263 km W
from Sanarate
May 21, 2024 08:54AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.6 186 km SSE
from Sanarate
May 21, 2024 03:36AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.4 212 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 21, 2024 01:55AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 268 km W
from Sanarate
May 19, 2024 03:06PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 265 km W
from Sanarate
May 19, 2024 02:49AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.5 212 km WSW
from Sanarate
May 19, 2024 01:07AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 266 km W
from Sanarate
May 18, 2024 01:53AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.9 279 km SSE
from Sanarate

Map of Latest Earthquakes near El Progreso

Recent El Progreso Earthquake News

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El Progreso Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
266 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4
May 26, 2024 19:14

Average

A total of 2663 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of El Progreso, Guatemala in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 266 earthquakes per year, or 22 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near El Progreso roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near El Progreso in 2019. A total of 380 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of El Progreso that year. The strongest had a 6.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of El Progreso in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near El Progreso 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 El Progreso (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2516 94.48%
Mag. 5 132 4.96%
Mag. 6 15 0.56%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near El Progreso

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.9
On Jun 14, 2017 01:29.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Sep 6, 1915 19:18.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near El Progreso occurred on Jun 14, 2017 01:29 local time (America/Guatemala timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.9 and struck 171 kilometers (106 mi) west of Sanarate, at a depth of 120 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near El Progreso in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Sep 6, 1915 19:18, 148 kilometers (92 mi) west of Sanarate. It is the strongest earthquake near El Progreso 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 El Progreso, Guatemala 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 El Progreso.

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List of strongest earthquakes near El Progreso.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 171 km W
from Sanarate
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 195 km W
from Sanarate
Jul 7, 2014 05:23AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 243 km W
from Sanarate
Jun 22, 2017 06:31AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.8 145 km SW
from Sanarate
Feb 1, 2019 10:14AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.7 243 km W
from Sanarate
May 30, 2019 03:03AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.6 201 km SSE
from Sanarate
May 12, 2024 05:39AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.4 236 km W
from Sanarate
May 17, 2023 05:02PM
(Guatemala)
M 6.4 74 km WNW
from Sanarate
May 12, 2017 04:41AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.2 208 km S
from Sanarate
Feb 16, 2022 01:12AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.2 147 km WSW
from Sanarate

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near El Progreso

Earthquakes by city in El Progreso

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in El Progreso, Guatemala?

A 4 magnitude earthquake hit near El Progreso on the evening of May 26, 2024 at 19:14 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 154km south of Sanarate at a depth of 20km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near El Progreso, Guatemala in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near El Progreso, Guatemala?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near El Progreso on the evening of September 6, 1915 at 19:18 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 148km east-southeast of Sanarate at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near El Progreso since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near El Progreso, Guatemala?

In the past 10 years, 2663 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from El Progreso. This averages to 266 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.