Latest earthquakes near Sinaloa, Mexico today

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Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 20, 2024 05:27
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 114 km SSW
from Los Mochis
Jul 19, 2024 14:54
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 104 km W
from Los Mochis
Jul 14, 2024 01:30
(Mazatlan)
M 3.5 50 km W
from Mazatlán
Jul 12, 2024 03:55
(Mazatlan)
M 3.7 284 km NW
from Los Mochis
Jul 9, 2024 02:47
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 106 km WSW
from Los Mochis
Jul 5, 2024 03:56
(Mazatlan)
M 3.2 298 km NW
from Los Mochis
Jul 4, 2024 15:49
(Mazatlan)
M 3.6 291 km NW
from Los Mochis
Jul 3, 2024 05:44
(Mazatlan)
M 5.3 229 km WNW
from Los Mochis
Jun 18, 2024 04:28
(Mazatlan)
M 3.9 104 km SW
from Los Mochis
Jun 14, 2024 12:19
(Mazatlan)
M 3.8 278 km S
from Mazatlán
Jun 13, 2024 04:12
(Mazatlan)
M 3.7 177 km WNW
from Los Mochis
Jun 12, 2024 20:30
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 171 km WNW
from Los Mochis
Jun 8, 2024 03:57
(Mazatlan)
M 3.7 300 km NW
from Los Mochis
Jun 4, 2024 16:00
(Mazatlan)
M 4.1 238 km S
from Mazatlán
Jun 2, 2024 13:01
(Mazatlan)
M 3.7 101 km SW
from Los Mochis
May 27, 2024 05:53
(Mazatlan)
M 4.4 169 km SW
from Culiacán
May 24, 2024 01:41
(Mazatlan)
M 3.8 186 km W
from Culiacán
May 19, 2024 18:48
(Mazatlan)
M 4.1 300 km NW
from Los Mochis
May 14, 2024 04:27
(Mazatlan)
M 3.6 56 km ESE
from Culiacán
May 8, 2024 16:17
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 146 km W
from Culiacán
May 8, 2024 02:17
(Mazatlan)
M 3.9 199 km WNW
from Los Mochis
May 7, 2024 12:05
(Mazatlan)
M 3.9 107 km WSW
from Los Mochis
May 6, 2024 15:38
(Mazatlan)
M 3.9 200 km WNW
from Los Mochis
May 4, 2024 12:35
(Mazatlan)
M 4.2 184 km WSW
from Culiacán
May 2, 2024 04:14
(Mazatlan)
M 3.6 110 km SSW
from Los Mochis

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Sinaloa

Recent Sinaloa Earthquake News

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

Sinaloa Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
65 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.2
Jul 20, 2024 05:27

Average

A total of 659 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Sinaloa, Mexico in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 65 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Sinaloa roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Sinaloa in 2024. A total of 179 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Sinaloa that year. The strongest had a 5.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Sinaloa in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Sinaloa 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 Sinaloa (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 615 93.32%
Mag. 5 38 5.77%
Mag. 6 6 0.91%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Sinaloa

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Sep 13, 2015 02:14.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Apr 10, 1906 14:17.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Sinaloa occurred on Sep 13, 2015 02:14 local time (America/Mazatlan timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 116 kilometers (72 mi) south-southwest of Los Mochis, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Sinaloa in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Apr 10, 1906 14:17, 190 kilometers (118 mi) south-southwest of Los Mochis. It is the strongest earthquake near Sinaloa 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 Sinaloa, Mexico 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 Sinaloa.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Sinaloa.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Sep 13, 2015 02:14
(Mazatlan)
M 6.7 116 km SSW
from Los Mochis
Sep 13, 2015 02:14
(Mazatlan)
M 6.6 79 km SSW
from Los Mochis
Jun 18, 2023 14:30
(Mazatlan)
M 6.4 224 km SW
from Culiacán
Jan 19, 2018 09:17
(Mazatlan)
M 6.3 230 km WNW
from Los Mochis
Oct 7, 2014 20:40
(Mazatlan)
M 6.1 142 km SW
from Culiacán
May 22, 2020 02:46
(Mazatlan)
M 6.1 198 km WSW
from Mazatlán
Mar 29, 2017 08:15
(Mazatlan)
M 5.7 103 km W
from Los Mochis
Sep 23, 2021 10:47
(Mazatlan)
M 5.7 202 km SSW
from Culiacán
Oct 2, 2022 13:00
(Mazatlan)
M 5.7 211 km SW
from Culiacán
Sep 13, 2015 01:57
(Mazatlan)
M 5.6 121 km SSW
from Los Mochis

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Sinaloa

Earthquakes by city in Sinaloa

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Sinaloa, Mexico.

Use this regional Sinaloa earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Guasave, Guamúchil, Escuinapa, Navolato, Leyva Solano, Villa de Costa Rica, Licenciado Benito Juárez (Campo Gobierno), Juan José Ríos, Villa Juárez, El Rosario and La Cruz.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Sinaloa, Mexico?

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Sinaloa on the night of July 20, 2024 at 05:27 local time (America/Mazatlan). The center of this earthquake was located 114km south-southwest of Los Mochis at a depth of 16km under water in the Gulf Of California. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Sinaloa, Mexico in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Sinaloa, Mexico?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Sinaloa on the afternoon of April 10, 1906 at 14:17 local time (America/Mazatlan). The center of this earthquake was located 190km southwest of Los Mochis at a depth of 15km under water in the Gulf Of California. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Sinaloa since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Sinaloa, Mexico?

In the past 10 years, 659 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Sinaloa. This averages to 66 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.