Latest earthquakes near Puebla today

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List of latest earthquakes near Puebla.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 18, 2024 05:39
(Mexico City)
M 3.3 282 km S
from Puebla
Jul 17, 2024 13:51
(Mexico City)
M 3.5 282 km S
from Puebla
Jul 15, 2024 02:53
(Mexico City)
M 3.8 217 km WSW
from Puebla
Jul 14, 2024 16:52
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 271 km WSW
from Puebla
Jul 14, 2024 16:31
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 290 km S
from Puebla
Jul 14, 2024 02:55
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 294 km SSW
from Puebla
Jul 13, 2024 15:32
(Mexico City)
M 3.4 247 km WSW
from Puebla
Jul 13, 2024 10:46
(Mexico City)
M 3.8 225 km SSW
from Puebla
Jul 12, 2024 15:09
(Mexico City)
M 3.4 300 km S
from Puebla
Jul 12, 2024 03:11
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 260 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 11, 2024 17:32
(Mexico City)
M 3.0 290 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 11, 2024 17:13
(Mexico City)
M 3.6 238 km SSW
from Puebla
Jul 11, 2024 15:17
(Mexico City)
M 4.2 279 km S
from Puebla
Jul 11, 2024 05:47
(Mexico City)
M 3.3 278 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 10, 2024 17:58
(Mexico City)
M 3.3 102 km WSW
from Puebla
Jul 10, 2024 17:12
(Mexico City)
M 3.1 187 km SE
from Puebla
Jul 10, 2024 13:04
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 287 km S
from Puebla
Jul 10, 2024 05:28
(Mexico City)
M 3.3 277 km SE
from Puebla
Jul 9, 2024 13:49
(Mexico City)
M 4.1 266 km S
from Puebla
Jul 9, 2024 05:01
(Mexico City)
M 3.7 296 km SSW
from Puebla
Jul 9, 2024 04:20
(Mexico City)
M 3.5 299 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 8, 2024 17:56
(Mexico City)
M 3.3 280 km S
from Puebla
Jul 8, 2024 15:17
(Mexico City)
M 3.2 280 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 8, 2024 03:57
(Mexico City)
M 3.4 259 km SW
from Puebla
Jul 6, 2024 17:19
(Mexico City)
M 3.0 116 km S
from Puebla

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Puebla

Recent Puebla Earthquake News

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

Puebla Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
88 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.3
Jul 18, 2024 05:39

Average

A total of 886 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Puebla in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 88 earthquakes per year, or 7 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Puebla roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Puebla in 2018. A total of 118 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Puebla that year. The strongest had a 7.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Puebla in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Puebla 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 Puebla (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 853 96.28%
Mag. 5 30 3.39%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 3 0.34%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Puebla

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.2
On Feb 16, 2018 17:39.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.8
On Apr 14, 1907 23:31.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Puebla occurred on Feb 16, 2018 17:39 local time (America/Mexico_City timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.2 and struck 296 kilometers (184 mi) south of Puebla, at a depth of 22 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Puebla in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.8 earthquake struck on Apr 14, 1907 23:31, 289 kilometers (180 mi) south of Puebla. It is the strongest earthquake near Puebla 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 Puebla 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 Puebla.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Puebla.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 16, 2018 17:39
(Mexico City)
M 7.2 296 km S
from Puebla
Sep 19, 2017 13:14
(Mexico City)
M 7.1 62 km SSW
from Puebla
Sep 7, 2021 20:47
(Mexico City)
M 7.0 284 km SW
from Puebla
Feb 19, 2018 00:57
(Mexico City)
M 5.9 288 km SSE
from Puebla
Jul 19, 2018 08:31
(Mexico City)
M 5.8 110 km SE
from Puebla
Jul 19, 2018 08:31
(Mexico City)
M 5.8 133 km SSE
from Puebla
May 8, 2016 02:34
(Mexico City)
M 5.8 295 km S
from Puebla
Dec 7, 2023 14:03
(Mexico City)
M 5.7 102 km SSW
from Puebla
Jun 27, 2016 15:50
(Mexico City)
M 5.7 279 km S
from Puebla
Mar 19, 2021 21:06
(Mexico City)
M 5.7 275 km SSW
from Puebla

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Nearest earthquakes from Puebla

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Puebla.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 28, 2021 09:52
(Mexico City)
M 4.2 11 km ENE
from Puebla
Sep 19, 2017 13:14
(Mexico City)
M 7.1 62 km SSW
from Puebla
Aug 17, 2022 20:35
(Mexico City)
M 4.0 76 km WSW
from Puebla
Jul 23, 2019 14:03
(Mexico City)
M 4.0 85 km ENE
from Puebla
Jan 17, 2024 08:10
(Mexico City)
M 4.3 92 km E
from Puebla
Apr 24, 2020 20:58
(Mexico City)
M 4.0 94 km ENE
from Puebla
Nov 1, 2017 14:48
(Mexico City)
M 4.3 97 km SSW
from Puebla
Dec 7, 2023 14:03
(Mexico City)
M 5.7 102 km SSW
from Puebla
Nov 5, 2020 20:01
(Mexico City)
M 4.0 106 km SSE
from Puebla
Feb 23, 2024 17:11
(Mexico City)
M 4.0 107 km W
from Puebla

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Puebla

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Puebla?

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Puebla on the night of July 18, 2024 at 05:39 local time (America/Mexico_City). The center of this earthquake was located 282km south of Puebla at a depth of 7km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Puebla in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Puebla?

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit near Puebla on the evening of April 14, 1907 at 23:31 local time (America/Mexico_City). The center of this earthquake was located 289km south-southeast of Puebla at a depth of 30km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Puebla since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Puebla?

In the past 10 years, 886 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Puebla. This averages to 89 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.