Latest earthquakes near Tamaulipas, Mexico today

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List of latest earthquakes near Tamaulipas.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 18, 2024 04:32
(Monterrey)
M 4.0 142 km SSW
from Ciudad Victoria
Jul 17, 2024 05:01
(Monterrey)
M 3.8 95 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
Jul 13, 2024 20:10
(Matamoros)
M 2.6 268 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 10, 2024 20:51
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 245 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 9, 2024 16:52
(Matamoros)
M 3.6 195 km SSW
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 8, 2024 17:06
(Matamoros)
M 2.9 242 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 8, 2024 10:53
(Matamoros)
M 2.2 299 km NNE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 7, 2024 19:32
(Matamoros)
M 2.2 236 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 6, 2024 17:35
(Matamoros)
M 2.1 234 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 3, 2024 16:53
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 235 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 3, 2024 01:15
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 234 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 2, 2024 18:32
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 235 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 2, 2024 18:32
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 235 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jul 2, 2024 13:16
(Matamoros)
M 3.6 139 km S
from Reynosa
Jun 28, 2024 15:43
(Matamoros)
M 3.5 280 km WSW
from Reynosa
Jun 26, 2024 16:33
(Monterrey)
M 3.1 245 km SSW
from Tampico
Jun 23, 2024 03:02
(Matamoros)
M 2.2 149 km NNE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 22, 2024 04:08
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 142 km NNE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 22, 2024 00:16
(Matamoros)
M 2.5 250 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 18, 2024 23:10
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 213 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 15, 2024 02:18
(Monterrey)
M 3.9 190 km WSW
from Tampico
Jun 12, 2024 22:12
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 229 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 12, 2024 21:37
(Monterrey)
M 4.2 265 km SE
from Tampico
Jun 12, 2024 12:16
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 143 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Jun 11, 2024 07:57
(Matamoros)
M 2.0 134 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Tamaulipas

Tamaulipas Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
10 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4
Jul 18, 2024 04:32

Average

A total of 100 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Tamaulipas, Mexico in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 10 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Tamaulipas in 2021. A total of 24 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Tamaulipas that year. The strongest had a 4.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Tamaulipas in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 5 or above have occurred near Tamaulipas 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 Tamaulipas (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 99 99.0%
Mag. 5 1 1.0%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Tamaulipas

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5
On May 16, 2023 13:22.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 5
On May 16, 2023 13:22.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Tamaulipas occurred on May 16, 2023 13:22 local time (America/Monterrey timezone). It had a magnitude of 5 and struck 123 kilometers (76 mi) south-west of Ciudad Victoria, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Tamaulipas in the list below.

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Tamaulipas, 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 Tamaulipas.

Last 10 yrs All magnitudes
2023 All mag
Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Tamaulipas.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
May 16, 2023 13:22
(Monterrey)
M 5.0 123 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
Feb 17, 2024 00:32
(Matamoros)
M 4.7 222 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
Feb 8, 2016 15:16
(Monterrey)
M 4.7 293 km S
from Tampico
Jun 5, 2023 13:01
(Monterrey)
M 4.6 130 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
Feb 17, 2024 00:20
(Matamoros)
M 4.4 221 km NE
from Nuevo Laredo
May 21, 2023 01:29
(Monterrey)
M 4.3 124 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
Sep 4, 2021 05:35
(Monterrey)
M 4.3 298 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
Dec 22, 2017 12:58
(Monterrey)
M 4.3 231 km SSE
from Tampico
Apr 29, 2018 17:00
(Monterrey)
M 4.3 174 km SW
from Ciudad Victoria
May 26, 2019 04:10
(Monterrey)
M 4.3 110 km WSW
from Ciudad Victoria

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Tamaulipas

Earthquakes by city in Tamaulipas

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

Use this regional Tamaulipas earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Ciudad Río Bravo, Ciudad Mante, Altamira, Valle Hermoso, San Fernando and Ciudad Miguel Alemán.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Tamaulipas, Mexico?

A 4 magnitude earthquake hit near Tamaulipas on the night of July 18, 2024 at 04:32 local time (America/Monterrey). The center of this earthquake was located 142km south-southwest of Ciudad Victoria at a depth of 4km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Tamaulipas, Mexico in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Tamaulipas, Mexico?

A 5 magnitude earthquake hit near Tamaulipas on the afternoon of May 16, 2023 at 13:22 local time (America/Monterrey). The center of this earthquake was located 123km southwest of Ciudad Victoria at a depth of 10km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Tamaulipas since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Tamaulipas, Mexico?

In the past 10 years, 100 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Tamaulipas. This averages to 10 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 37 days.