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List of latest earthquakes near Jalapa.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 8, 2023 08:35AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 296 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 7, 2023 03:17PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 236 km WSW
from Jalapa
Dec 7, 2023 03:02PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.5 295 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 7, 2023 02:35PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.2 272 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 7, 2023 11:28AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 243 km W
from Jalapa
Dec 7, 2023 09:04AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.3 225 km SSE
from Jalapa
Dec 6, 2023 11:39PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 176 km SSE
from Jalapa
Dec 6, 2023 08:42PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 253 km SSE
from Jalapa
Dec 6, 2023 08:22PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.7 248 km SSE
from Jalapa
Dec 6, 2023 02:16PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.9 291 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 4, 2023 07:26AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 146 km S
from Jalapa
Dec 4, 2023 07:20AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.9 287 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 4, 2023 12:20AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.2 197 km SSW
from Jalapa
Dec 3, 2023 04:03PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.2 256 km WNW
from Jalapa
Dec 3, 2023 11:03AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.3 172 km SSW
from Jalapa
Dec 3, 2023 03:54AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 284 km WSW
from Jalapa
Dec 2, 2023 03:00AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 189 km SSE
from Jalapa
Dec 2, 2023 12:28AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.2 284 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 1, 2023 02:04PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 256 km WNW
from Jalapa
Dec 1, 2023 12:39PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.1 286 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 1, 2023 10:43AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.6 297 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 1, 2023 09:57AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.1 277 km SE
from Jalapa
Dec 1, 2023 01:19AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.4 299 km SE
from Jalapa
Nov 28, 2023 12:34PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 295 km WNW
from Jalapa
Nov 28, 2023 11:55AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.6 176 km SSE
from Jalapa

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Jalapa

Recent Jalapa Earthquake News

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

Jalapa Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
254 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.8
Dec 8, 2023 08:35

Average

A total of 2546 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Jalapa in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 254 earthquakes per year, or 21 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Jalapa roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Jalapa in 2019. A total of 359 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Jalapa that year. The strongest had a 6.7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Jalapa in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Jalapa 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 Jalapa (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2398 94.19%
Mag. 5 134 5.26%
Mag. 6 14 0.55%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Jalapa

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 Jalapa occurred on Jun 14, 2017 01:29 local time (America/Guatemala timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.9 and struck 219 kilometers (136 mi) west of Jalapa, at a depth of 93 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Jalapa in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Sep 6, 1915 19:18, 120 kilometers (75 mi) west of Jalapa. It is the strongest earthquake near Jalapa 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 Jalapa 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 Jalapa.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Jalapa.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 219 km W
from Jalapa
Jul 7, 2014 05:23AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 266 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 197 km WNW
from Jalapa
Jun 22, 2017 06:31AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.8 147 km SW
from Jalapa
Feb 1, 2019 10:14AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.7 265 km W
from Jalapa
May 30, 2019 03:03AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.6 176 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jul 18, 2023 06:22PM
(Guatemala)
M 6.5 290 km SE
from Jalapa
May 17, 2023 05:02PM
(Guatemala)
M 6.4 102 km WNW
from Jalapa
Feb 16, 2022 01:12AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.2 161 km WSW
from Jalapa
May 12, 2017 04:41AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.2 191 km S
from Jalapa

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Jalapa

Nearest earthquakes from Jalapa

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Jalapa.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 10, 2018 09:43AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.1 23 km S
from Jalapa
Jan 29, 2020 01:14AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.1 26 km S
from Jalapa
Jul 25, 2014 01:10AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.3 25 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jan 15, 2017 08:13AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.6 34 km SW
from Jalapa
Nov 9, 2019 02:32AM
(Guatemala)
M 5.5 34 km WSW
from Jalapa
Apr 25, 2018 04:18PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.9 39 km S
from Jalapa
Oct 9, 2016 04:55PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.8 39 km SSW
from Jalapa
Aug 13, 2023 12:22AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.8 40 km SE
from Jalapa
Apr 21, 2018 05:14AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.4 44 km SW
from Jalapa
Jan 21, 2022 10:05AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.4 43 km SSW
from Jalapa

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Jalapa

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Jalapa?

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Jalapa on the morning of December 8, 2023 at 08:35 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 296km south-east of Jalapa at a depth of 25km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Jalapa in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Jalapa?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Jalapa on the evening of September 6, 1915 at 19:18 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 120km east-southeast of Jalapa at a depth of 15km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Jalapa since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Jalapa?

In the past 10 years, 2546 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Jalapa. This averages to 255 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.