Latest earthquakes near Lambayeque, Peru today

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List of latest earthquakes near Lambayeque.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 11, 2024 08:59
(Lima)
M 4.0 290 km SE
from Chiclayo
Apr 3, 2024 15:25
(Lima)
M 3.5 289 km SSE
from Chiclayo
Mar 29, 2024 19:39
(Lima)
M 4.0 168 km NE
from Chiclayo
Mar 29, 2024 17:25
(Lima)
M 3.5 178 km NE
from Chiclayo
Mar 28, 2024 15:32
(Lima)
M 3.8 8 km W
from Chiclayo
Mar 26, 2024 02:15
(Lima)
M 3.9 170 km NE
from Chiclayo
Mar 25, 2024 23:07
(Lima)
M 3.6 169 km NE
from Chiclayo
Mar 25, 2024 13:47
(Lima)
M 4.1 188 km NE
from Chiclayo
Mar 24, 2024 09:51
(Lima)
M 3.7 294 km NNW
from Chiclayo
Mar 24, 2024 00:46
(Lima)
M 4.1 137 km N
from Chiclayo
Mar 23, 2024 17:35
(Lima)
M 4.2 79 km NNE
from Chiclayo
Mar 20, 2024 03:12
(Lima)
M 4.1 280 km NW
from Chiclayo
Mar 17, 2024 13:41
(Lima)
M 3.8 297 km SSE
from Chiclayo
Mar 16, 2024 19:45
(Lima)
M 4.0 174 km NW
from Chiclayo
Mar 12, 2024 18:23
(Lima)
M 4.0 178 km SSW
from Chiclayo
Feb 21, 2024 19:07
(Lima)
M 3.8 291 km NNE
from Chiclayo
Feb 19, 2024 11:23
(Lima)
M 5.0 313 km SSE
from Chiclayo
Feb 19, 2024 03:51
(Lima)
M 5.1 400 km E
from Chiclayo
Feb 18, 2024 19:10
(Lima)
M 4.4 276 km SE
from Chiclayo
Feb 16, 2024 22:45
(Lima)
M 4.0 213 km NNE
from Chiclayo
Feb 12, 2024 01:44
(Lima)
M 3.5 298 km NNW
from Chiclayo
Feb 6, 2024 20:08
(Lima)
M 4.0 121 km SSW
from Chiclayo
Feb 3, 2024 18:30
(Lima)
M 5.2 145 km S
from Chiclayo
Feb 1, 2024 00:57
(Lima)
M 3.7 285 km NNW
from Chiclayo
Jan 31, 2024 19:07
(Lima)
M 4.2 270 km NE
from Chiclayo

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Lambayeque

Lambayeque Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
45 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4
Apr 11, 2024 08:59

Average

A total of 455 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Lambayeque, Peru in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 45 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Lambayeque roughly every 8 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Lambayeque in 2021. A total of 80 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Lambayeque that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Lambayeque in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Lambayeque 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 Lambayeque (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 430 94.51%
Mag. 5 24 5.27%
Mag. 6 1 0.22%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Lambayeque

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Jul 30, 2021 12:10.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.9
On May 31, 1970 15:23.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Lambayeque occurred on Jul 30, 2021 12:10 local time (America/Lima timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 224 kilometers (139 mi) north-northwest of Chiclayo, at a depth of 34 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Lambayeque in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.9 earthquake struck on May 31, 1970 15:23, 294 kilometers (183 mi) north-northwest of Chiclayo. It is the strongest earthquake near Lambayeque 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 Lambayeque, 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 Lambayeque.

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Historic M6+ since 1900
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List of strongest earthquakes near Lambayeque.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 30, 2021 12:10
(Lima)
M 6.2 224 km NNW
from Chiclayo
Jul 28, 2021 19:32
(Lima)
M 5.8 175 km S
from Chiclayo
Oct 5, 2022 03:26
(Lima)
M 5.8 229 km NNW
from Chiclayo
Apr 26, 2015 18:35
(Lima)
M 5.6 173 km S
from Chiclayo
Apr 1, 2017 20:38
(Lima)
M 5.3 120 km WSW
from Chiclayo
Feb 24, 2020 23:15
(Lima)
M 5.3 147 km S
from Chiclayo
Feb 13, 2021 00:18
(Lima)
M 5.3 295 km N
from Chiclayo
Aug 3, 2014 22:20
(Lima)
M 5.3 196 km W
from Chiclayo
May 22, 2018 17:12
(Lima)
M 5.2 249 km SSW
from Chiclayo
Jan 15, 2019 15:24
(Lima)
M 5.2 257 km SSE
from Chiclayo

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Lambayeque

Earthquakes by city in Lambayeque

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

Use this regional Lambayeque earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Lambayeque, Picsi, Saña, Ferreñafe, Monsefú, Chongoyape, Pimentel and Pátapo.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Lambayeque, Peru?

A 4 magnitude earthquake hit near Lambayeque on the morning of April 11, 2024 at 08:59 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 290km south-east of Chiclayo at a depth of 18km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Lambayeque, Peru in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Lambayeque, Peru?

A 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Lambayeque on the afternoon of May 31, 1970 at 15:23 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 294km south-southeast of Chiclayo at a depth of 45km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Lambayeque since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Lambayeque, Peru?

In the past 10 years, 455 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Lambayeque. This averages to 46 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 8 days.