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List of latest earthquakes near Jalapa.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 18, 2024 01:18AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.6 291 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 17, 2024 11:37AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 295 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 16, 2024 11:57PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.3 271 km WNW
from Jalapa
Jun 16, 2024 11:24PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 285 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 16, 2024 04:39PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 232 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 16, 2024 03:11PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.3 245 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jun 16, 2024 10:19AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.9 226 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jun 15, 2024 10:11AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.0 270 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 15, 2024 01:18AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.2 276 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 14, 2024 09:58PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.8 276 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 14, 2024 08:39AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.5 294 km ESE
from Jalapa
Jun 13, 2024 10:35PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.5 297 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 13, 2024 11:36AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.4 254 km SE
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 11:11PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.5 260 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 01:46PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.0 267 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 01:10PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 255 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 12:21PM
(Guatemala)
M 3.7 268 km WNW
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 11:21AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.9 256 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 02:57AM
(Guatemala)
M 2.8 256 km SSE
from Jalapa
Jun 12, 2024 02:12AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.1 236 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 11, 2024 08:55PM
(Guatemala)
M 4.9 53 km WNW
from Jalapa
Jun 11, 2024 04:32AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.8 251 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 10, 2024 04:43PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.6 281 km ESE
from Jalapa
Jun 9, 2024 02:00AM
(Guatemala)
M 3.6 284 km W
from Jalapa
Jun 8, 2024 10:22PM
(Guatemala)
M 2.7 273 km SE
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:
256 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 2.6
Jun 18, 2024 01:18

Average

A total of 2568 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 256 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 2419 94.2%
Mag. 5 133 5.18%
Mag. 6 16 0.62%
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 Jan 13, 2001 11:33.

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 Jan 13, 2001 11:33, 227 kilometers (141 mi) west of Jalapa. It is the strongest earthquake near Jalapa 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 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
Jun 14, 2017 01:29AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 197 km WNW
from Jalapa
Jul 7, 2014 05:23AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.9 266 km W
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 12, 2024 05:39AM
(Guatemala)
M 6.4 265 km W
from Jalapa
May 17, 2023 05:02PM
(Guatemala)
M 6.4 102 km WNW
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
Feb 21, 2024 05:01AM
(Guatemala)
M 4.7 32 km WSW
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

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 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Jalapa on the night of June 18, 2024 at 01:18 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 291km south-east of Jalapa at a depth of 24km 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 morning of January 13, 2001 at 11:33 local time (America/Guatemala). The center of this earthquake was located 227km south-east of Jalapa at a depth of 60km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. 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, 2568 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Jalapa. This averages to 257 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.