Latest earthquakes near Junin, Peru today

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List of latest earthquakes near Junin.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2024 04:25
(Lima)
M 3.7 151 km W
from Huancayo
Apr 10, 2024 00:16
(Lima)
M 4.6 189 km WSW
from Huancayo
Apr 6, 2024 15:04
(Lima)
M 4.0 33 km NE
from Huancayo
Apr 5, 2024 22:34
(Lima)
M 3.6 143 km NNW
from Huancayo
Apr 4, 2024 18:11
(Lima)
M 4.0 265 km WNW
from Huancayo
Apr 2, 2024 22:32
(Lima)
M 5.0 192 km N
from Huancayo
Apr 2, 2024 03:38
(Lima)
M 4.0 185 km WSW
from Huancayo
Apr 1, 2024 08:23
(Lima)
M 4.3 192 km N
from Huancayo
Mar 31, 2024 00:07
(Lima)
M 4.1 187 km NNW
from Huancayo
Mar 30, 2024 06:29
(Lima)
M 3.9 290 km WNW
from Huancayo
Mar 30, 2024 02:18
(Lima)
M 3.6 195 km WSW
from Huancayo
Mar 26, 2024 23:56
(Lima)
M 4.0 291 km SE
from Huancayo
Mar 23, 2024 19:04
(Lima)
M 3.7 205 km WSW
from Huancayo
Mar 23, 2024 10:44
(Lima)
M 4.0 160 km WSW
from Huancayo
Mar 19, 2024 21:11
(Lima)
M 4.0 226 km SSE
from Huancayo
Mar 12, 2024 17:27
(Lima)
M 4.0 72 km ESE
from Huancayo
Mar 12, 2024 17:04
(Lima)
M 4.5 64 km E
from Huancayo
Mar 11, 2024 01:29
(Lima)
M 4.3 179 km SSW
from Huancayo
Mar 7, 2024 11:32
(Lima)
M 4.9 187 km SSW
from Huancayo
Mar 6, 2024 22:24
(Lima)
M 4.0 102 km SW
from Huancayo
Mar 6, 2024 09:31
(Lima)
M 3.6 209 km W
from Huancayo
Mar 4, 2024 09:59
(Lima)
M 4.4 160 km W
from Huancayo
Mar 2, 2024 17:44
(Lima)
M 4.4 233 km NNE
from Huancayo
Mar 1, 2024 00:51
(Lima)
M 4.3 251 km SSW
from Huancayo
Feb 29, 2024 14:54
(Lima)
M 3.8 124 km N
from Huancayo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Junin

Junin Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 703 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Junin, Peru in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 70 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Junin roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Junin in 2022. A total of 103 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Junin that year. The strongest had a 5.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Junin in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Junin 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 Junin (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 656 93.31%
Mag. 5 47 6.69%
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 Junin

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.9
On Jun 22, 2021 21:54.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.2
On May 24, 1940 11:33.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Junin occurred on Jun 22, 2021 21:54 local time (America/Lima timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.9 and struck 179 kilometers (111 mi) west-southwest of Huancayo, at a depth of 50 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Junin in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on May 24, 1940 11:33, 261 kilometers (162 mi) west-southwest of Huancayo. It is the strongest earthquake near Junin 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 Junin, Peru 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 Junin.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Junin.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 22, 2021 21:54
(Lima)
M 5.9 179 km WSW
from Huancayo
Oct 28, 2022 15:22
(Lima)
M 5.9 292 km SSW
from Huancayo
Oct 28, 2022 19:09
(Lima)
M 5.8 294 km SSW
from Huancayo
Aug 13, 2017 11:51
(Lima)
M 5.8 165 km NNE
from Huancayo
Nov 24, 2015 18:26
(Lima)
M 5.8 298 km NE
from Huancayo
Nov 29, 2017 01:29
(Lima)
M 5.7 280 km SSW
from Huancayo
Dec 10, 2023 06:52
(Lima)
M 5.7 284 km SSW
from Huancayo
Oct 26, 2014 05:45
(Lima)
M 5.7 208 km NE
from Huancayo
Jan 24, 2019 23:45
(Lima)
M 5.7 275 km S
from Huancayo
Jan 7, 2022 05:27
(Lima)
M 5.6 151 km W
from Huancayo

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Junin

Earthquakes by city in Junin

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Junin, Peru.

Use this regional Junin earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Chilca, Tarma, La Oroya, Jauja, Santa Rosa, Satipo and Junín.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Junin, Peru?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Junin on the night of April 13, 2024 at 04:25 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 151km west of Huancayo at a depth of 105km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Junin, Peru in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Junin, Peru?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Junin on the morning of May 24, 1940 at 11:33 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 261km west-northwest of Huancayo at a depth of 45km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Junin since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Junin, Peru?

In the past 10 years, 703 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Junin. This averages to 70 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.