Latest earthquakes near Tumbes today

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List of latest earthquakes near Tumbes.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 14, 2024 10:07
(Lima)
M 3.7 32 km N
from Tumbes
Apr 14, 2024 05:58
(Lima)
M 4.6 227 km NNW
from Tumbes
Apr 10, 2024 23:20
(Lima)
M 4.6 183 km NNE
from Tumbes
Apr 7, 2024 13:27
(Lima)
M 3.5 68 km NNW
from Tumbes
Apr 7, 2024 02:13
(Lima)
M 4.0 130 km ENE
from Tumbes
Apr 6, 2024 23:01
(Lima)
M 3.7 125 km NNE
from Tumbes
Mar 31, 2024 06:18
(Lima)
M 4.3 177 km NNE
from Tumbes
Mar 30, 2024 03:56
(Lima)
M 4.1 57 km WSW
from Tumbes
Mar 27, 2024 11:23
(Lima)
M 3.7 299 km N
from Tumbes
Mar 26, 2024 07:30
(Lima)
M 4.4 139 km W
from Tumbes
Mar 25, 2024 13:48
(Lima)
M 4.0 248 km E
from Tumbes
Mar 25, 2024 10:40
(Lima)
M 4.0 89 km ESE
from Tumbes
Mar 24, 2024 11:59
(Lima)
M 3.6 169 km N
from Tumbes
Mar 24, 2024 09:51
(Lima)
M 3.7 80 km SSW
from Tumbes
Mar 24, 2024 00:46
(Lima)
M 4.1 232 km SSE
from Tumbes
Mar 23, 2024 17:35
(Lima)
M 4.2 299 km SSE
from Tumbes
Mar 21, 2024 18:17
(Lima)
M 3.5 297 km N
from Tumbes
Mar 20, 2024 03:12
(Lima)
M 4.1 251 km SW
from Tumbes
Mar 16, 2024 19:45
(Lima)
M 4.0 233 km SSW
from Tumbes
Mar 16, 2024 04:20
(Lima)
M 3.7 160 km NW
from Tumbes
Mar 15, 2024 01:15
(Lima)
M 3.6 199 km ENE
from Tumbes
Mar 14, 2024 04:28
(Lima)
M 3.5 286 km N
from Tumbes
Mar 5, 2024 16:48
(Lima)
M 4.1 266 km NNW
from Tumbes
Mar 5, 2024 08:09
(Lima)
M 3.5 201 km NE
from Tumbes
Mar 4, 2024 08:23
(Lima)
M 3.6 48 km WNW
from Tumbes

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Tumbes Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
64 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.7
Apr 14, 2024 10:07

Average

A total of 641 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Tumbes in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 64 earthquakes per year, or 5 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Tumbes roughly every 5 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Tumbes in 2021. A total of 101 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Tumbes that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Tumbes in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Tumbes 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 Tumbes (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 603 94.07%
Mag. 5 34 5.3%
Mag. 6 4 0.62%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Tumbes

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.8
On Mar 18, 2023 12:12.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.3
On Dec 12, 1953 12:31.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Tumbes occurred on Mar 18, 2023 12:12 local time (America/Lima timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.8 and struck 110 kilometers (68 mi) north-east of Tumbes, at a depth of 68 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Tumbes in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.3 earthquake struck on Dec 12, 1953 12:31, 21 kilometers (13 mi) north-east of Tumbes. It is the strongest earthquake near Tumbes 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 Tumbes 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 Tumbes.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Tumbes.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 18, 2023 12:12
(Lima)
M 6.8 110 km NE
from Tumbes
Jul 30, 2021 12:10
(Lima)
M 6.2 151 km S
from Tumbes
Mar 31, 2019 02:04
(Lima)
M 6.2 185 km NNW
from Tumbes
Sep 6, 2018 21:12
(Lima)
M 6.2 235 km NE
from Tumbes
Feb 4, 2019 12:45
(Lima)
M 5.8 146 km NNE
from Tumbes
Oct 5, 2022 03:26
(Lima)
M 5.8 144 km S
from Tumbes
Jul 14, 2022 17:30
(Lima)
M 5.7 184 km NNE
from Tumbes
Jun 5, 2017 06:34
(Lima)
M 5.6 57 km S
from Tumbes
Aug 25, 2020 00:18
(Lima)
M 5.5 66 km SW
from Tumbes
Nov 17, 2017 23:23
(Lima)
M 5.5 106 km NE
from Tumbes

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Nearest earthquakes from Tumbes

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Tumbes.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Feb 2, 2020 10:20
(Lima)
M 4.1 3 km NW
from Tumbes
Sep 3, 2021 17:37
(Lima)
M 4.3 14 km W
from Tumbes
May 14, 2020 04:10
(Lima)
M 4.0 13 km SSE
from Tumbes
Sep 27, 2016 05:59
(Lima)
M 4.1 14 km E
from Tumbes
Oct 29, 2018 07:20
(Lima)
M 4.5 20 km SE
from Tumbes
Sep 15, 2020 01:44
(Lima)
M 4.7 22 km NNE
from Tumbes
Jan 28, 2023 06:58
(Lima)
M 4.5 23 km S
from Tumbes
Jul 3, 2018 23:49
(Lima)
M 4.2 25 km NNE
from Tumbes
Aug 11, 2022 19:19
(Lima)
M 4.6 26 km NW
from Tumbes
Dec 23, 2020 07:01
(Lima)
M 4.2 26 km E
from Tumbes

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Tumbes?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Tumbes on the morning of April 14, 2024 at 10:07 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 32km north of Tumbes at a depth of 27km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Tumbes in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Tumbes?

A 7.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Tumbes on the afternoon of December 12, 1953 at 12:31 local time (America/Lima). The center of this earthquake was located 21km west of Tumbes at a depth of 25km under water in the South Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Tumbes since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Tumbes?

In the past 10 years, 641 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Tumbes. This averages to 64 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 6 days.