Latest earthquakes near Pasco, Peru today

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List of latest earthquakes near Pasco.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2024 04:25
(Lima)
M 3.7 142 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 12, 2024 11:09
(Lima)
M 4.1 299 km N
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 10, 2024 00:16
(Lima)
M 4.6 249 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 6, 2024 15:04
(Lima)
M 4.0 185 km SE
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 5, 2024 22:34
(Lima)
M 3.6 82 km E
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 4, 2024 18:11
(Lima)
M 4.0 174 km SW
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 2, 2024 22:32
(Lima)
M 5.0 94 km ENE
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 2, 2024 03:38
(Lima)
M 4.0 224 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 1, 2024 15:00
(Lima)
M 4.0 229 km N
from Cerro de Pasco
Apr 1, 2024 08:23
(Lima)
M 4.3 95 km ENE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 31, 2024 00:07
(Lima)
M 4.1 72 km ENE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 30, 2024 06:29
(Lima)
M 3.9 194 km WSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 30, 2024 02:18
(Lima)
M 3.6 237 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 28, 2024 15:04
(Lima)
M 4.1 238 km N
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 28, 2024 07:49
(Lima)
M 4.0 202 km NNE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 28, 2024 06:01
(Lima)
M 4.9 216 km NNE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 27, 2024 23:05
(Lima)
M 5.1 366 km NNE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 27, 2024 15:16
(Lima)
M 4.1 256 km NE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 23, 2024 19:04
(Lima)
M 3.7 243 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 23, 2024 10:44
(Lima)
M 4.0 214 km S
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 23, 2024 08:35
(Lima)
M 4.2 286 km NNE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 18, 2024 01:45
(Lima)
M 4.3 230 km W
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 15, 2024 06:21
(Lima)
M 4.0 296 km NE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 12, 2024 17:27
(Lima)
M 4.0 260 km SE
from Cerro de Pasco
Mar 12, 2024 17:04
(Lima)
M 4.5 232 km SE
from Cerro de Pasco

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Pasco

Recent Pasco Earthquake News

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

Pasco Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 749 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Pasco, Peru in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 74 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Pasco roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Pasco in 2016. A total of 97 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Pasco that year. The strongest had a 5.3 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Pasco in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Pasco 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 Pasco (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 709 94.66%
Mag. 5 40 5.34%
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 Pasco

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 Pasco occurred on Jun 22, 2021 21:54 local time (America/Lima timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.9 and struck 232 kilometers (144 mi) south-southwest of Cerro de Pasco, at a depth of 50 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Pasco in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.2 earthquake struck on May 24, 1940 11:33, 143 kilometers (89 mi) south-southwest of Cerro de Pasco. It is the strongest earthquake near Pasco 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 Pasco, 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 Pasco.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Pasco.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 22, 2021 21:54
(Lima)
M 5.9 232 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Aug 13, 2017 11:51
(Lima)
M 5.8 185 km E
from Cerro de Pasco
Oct 26, 2014 05:45
(Lima)
M 5.7 238 km E
from Cerro de Pasco
Jan 7, 2022 05:27
(Lima)
M 5.6 138 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Oct 30, 2020 13:24
(Lima)
M 5.5 131 km ENE
from Cerro de Pasco
Feb 14, 2019 09:33
(Lima)
M 5.5 270 km SE
from Cerro de Pasco
May 12, 2022 16:55
(Lima)
M 5.4 202 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Nov 14, 2014 19:18
(Lima)
M 5.4 231 km SSW
from Cerro de Pasco
Oct 30, 2017 12:12
(Lima)
M 5.4 171 km E
from Cerro de Pasco
Jan 15, 2020 04:45
(Lima)
M 5.4 258 km W
from Cerro de Pasco

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Pasco

Earthquakes by city in Pasco

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

Use this regional Pasco earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Chaupimarca and Yanacancha.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Pasco, Peru?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Pasco on the night of April 13, 2024 at 04:25 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 142km south-southwest of Cerro de Pasco at a depth of 105km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Pasco, Peru in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Pasco, Peru?

A 8.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Pasco on the morning of May 24, 1940 at 11:33 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 143km west-southwest of Cerro de Pasco at a depth of 45km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Pasco since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Pasco, Peru?

In the past 10 years, 749 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Pasco. This averages to 75 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.