Latest earthquakes near Ayacucho today

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List of latest earthquakes near Ayacucho.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 13, 2024 04:25
(Lima)
M 3.7 292 km WNW
from Ayacucho
Apr 10, 2024 00:16
(Lima)
M 4.6 276 km W
from Ayacucho
Apr 9, 2024 11:39
(Lima)
M 4.7 296 km SE
from Ayacucho
Apr 6, 2024 15:04
(Lima)
M 4.0 173 km NNW
from Ayacucho
Apr 5, 2024 22:34
(Lima)
M 3.6 296 km NNW
from Ayacucho
Apr 2, 2024 22:32
(Lima)
M 5.0 339 km NNW
from Ayacucho
Apr 2, 2024 03:38
(Lima)
M 4.0 287 km WNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 30, 2024 02:18
(Lima)
M 3.6 291 km W
from Ayacucho
Mar 26, 2024 23:56
(Lima)
M 4.0 131 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Mar 23, 2024 10:44
(Lima)
M 4.0 265 km WNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 22, 2024 05:16
(Lima)
M 4.4 275 km SW
from Ayacucho
Mar 19, 2024 21:11
(Lima)
M 4.0 105 km SSW
from Ayacucho
Mar 16, 2024 16:17
(Lima)
M 3.9 278 km S
from Ayacucho
Mar 12, 2024 21:50
(Lima)
M 4.7 237 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Mar 12, 2024 17:27
(Lima)
M 4.0 98 km NNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 12, 2024 17:04
(Lima)
M 4.5 136 km NNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 11, 2024 01:29
(Lima)
M 4.3 198 km W
from Ayacucho
Mar 9, 2024 05:04
(Lima)
M 3.6 267 km SE
from Ayacucho
Mar 9, 2024 05:04
(Lima)
M 4.4 260 km ESE
from Ayacucho
Mar 8, 2024 01:54
(Lima)
M 4.8 177 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Mar 7, 2024 22:15
(Lima)
M 4.1 162 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Mar 7, 2024 11:32
(Lima)
M 4.9 207 km W
from Ayacucho
Mar 6, 2024 22:24
(Lima)
M 4.0 185 km WNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 4, 2024 09:59
(Lima)
M 4.4 297 km WNW
from Ayacucho
Mar 1, 2024 00:51
(Lima)
M 4.3 213 km SW
from Ayacucho

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Ayacucho Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
85 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.7
Apr 13, 2024 04:25

Average

A total of 855 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Ayacucho in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 85 earthquakes per year, or 7 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Ayacucho roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Ayacucho in 2022. A total of 135 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Ayacucho that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Ayacucho in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Ayacucho 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 Ayacucho (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 794 92.87%
Mag. 5 59 6.9%
Mag. 6 1 0.12%
Mag. 7 1 0.12%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Ayacucho

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.1
On Jan 14, 2018 04:18.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.1
On Aug 24, 1942 17:50.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Ayacucho occurred on Jan 14, 2018 04:18 local time (America/Lima timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.1 and struck 295 kilometers (183 mi) south of Ayacucho, at a depth of 39 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Ayacucho in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.1 earthquake struck on Aug 24, 1942 17:50, 226 kilometers (140 mi) south of Ayacucho. It is the strongest earthquake near Ayacucho 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 Ayacucho 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 Ayacucho.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Ayacucho.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 14, 2018 04:18
(Lima)
M 7.1 295 km S
from Ayacucho
Aug 24, 2014 18:21
(Lima)
M 6.8 175 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Oct 28, 2022 15:22
(Lima)
M 5.9 259 km SW
from Ayacucho
Jun 22, 2021 21:54
(Lima)
M 5.9 275 km W
from Ayacucho
Oct 28, 2022 19:09
(Lima)
M 5.8 264 km SW
from Ayacucho
Aug 13, 2017 11:51
(Lima)
M 5.8 274 km N
from Ayacucho
Jan 24, 2019 23:45
(Lima)
M 5.7 195 km SW
from Ayacucho
Dec 10, 2023 06:52
(Lima)
M 5.7 272 km WSW
from Ayacucho
Jun 24, 2017 11:09
(Lima)
M 5.7 267 km SSE
from Ayacucho
Nov 29, 2017 01:29
(Lima)
M 5.7 251 km SW
from Ayacucho

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Nearest earthquakes from Ayacucho

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Ayacucho.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Sep 24, 2023 09:47
(Lima)
M 4.4 17 km N
from Ayacucho
Dec 27, 2017 02:14
(Lima)
M 4.2 22 km NW
from Ayacucho
Aug 7, 2021 02:02
(Lima)
M 4.3 36 km WSW
from Ayacucho
Dec 14, 2022 04:30
(Lima)
M 4.7 40 km NE
from Ayacucho
Jan 30, 2020 04:21
(Lima)
M 4.1 40 km NE
from Ayacucho
Jan 18, 2018 20:11
(Lima)
M 5.3 39 km WSW
from Ayacucho
Mar 23, 2020 19:49
(Lima)
M 4.0 41 km NE
from Ayacucho
Jun 8, 2022 07:30
(Lima)
M 4.0 44 km WSW
from Ayacucho
May 24, 2023 13:38
(Lima)
M 4.5 44 km SW
from Ayacucho
Dec 14, 2022 08:15
(Lima)
M 4.0 44 km NE
from Ayacucho

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Ayacucho?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Ayacucho on the night of April 13, 2024 at 04:25 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 292km west-northwest of Ayacucho at a depth of 105km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Ayacucho in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ayacucho?

A 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Ayacucho on the afternoon of August 24, 1942 at 17:50 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 226km south-southwest of Ayacucho at a depth of 30km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Ayacucho since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ayacucho?

In the past 10 years, 855 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Ayacucho. This averages to 86 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.