Latest Earthquakes Near Departamento de Capital, Catamarca in 🇦🇷 Argentina

Latest Earthquakes Near Departamento de Capital, Catamarca in Argentina

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Departamento de Capital, Catamarca in Argentina. Each earthquake event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event ever recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 501 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
8 days ago
On 2024-05-15 23:04:35
-27.9257, -66.4767
85 km (53 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
173.92 km
2 months ago
On 2024-02-28 19:50:43
-28.0488, -66.7884
105 km (65 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.7
156.71 km
3 months ago
On 2024-02-13 06:31:49
-27.9123, -66.7933
112 km (69 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
163.85 km
3 months ago
On 2024-01-29 17:43:30
-27.8867, -66.503
90 km (56 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
160.57 km
4 months ago
On 2024-01-23 15:13:32
-28.8397, -67.398
162 km (101 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
114.68 km
6 months ago
On 2023-10-29 18:51:09
-28.0575, -67.2716
149 km (92 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
129.59 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-24 15:46:06
-27.8851, -66.8343
117 km (72 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4
154.72 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-21 20:01:07
-28.7412, -67.2082
142 km (88 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.2
135.29 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-19 20:51:14
-27.4298, -66.296
120 km (74 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.6
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-09-10 09:55:07
-27.9571, -66.6123
94 km (58 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.6
164.38 km
10 months ago
On 2023-07-24 14:44:54
-28.1534, -67.4168
160 km (100 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
128.26 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-20 22:20:21
-27.9825, -66.7163
101 km (63 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
180.3 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-13 07:35:18
-28.0098, -66.6143
91 km (56 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
175.65 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-07 22:49:43
-27.8732, -67.1262
143 km (89 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
190.63 km
11 months ago
On 2023-06-03 00:11:48
-27.4731, -66.5177
126 km (78 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.9
37.88 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-26 05:52:21
-27.8638, -66.7429
111 km (68 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
152.82 km
1 year ago
On 2023-03-13 22:50:44
-28.1851, -67.4981
168 km (104 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 5.2
128.6 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-25 05:00:41
-28.0891, -67.3111
152 km (94 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
144.22 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-04 01:27:34
-27.9547, -66.5814
92 km (57 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4
171.45 km
1 year ago
On 2022-12-04 21:04:24
-27.9289, -66.6214
97 km (60 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 5
168.41 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-20 22:17:38
-27.8935, -66.5878
96 km (60 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.9
152.19 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-13 12:08:57
-27.9896, -66.5527
87 km (54 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
167.34 km
1 year ago
On 2022-11-11 10:14:59
-28.6794, -67.4616
164 km (102 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
126.6 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-27 00:13:45
-27.9264, -66.5355
90 km (56 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
167.06 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-23 21:22:02
-27.975, -66.2185
63 km (39 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
155.82 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-08 04:30:44
-27.7912, -66.6132
105 km (65 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
158.93 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-04 15:51:01
-27.8355, -66.5385
97 km (60 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.8
160.55 km
1 year ago
On 2022-08-26 12:43:05
-27.1053, -65.5815
147 km (91 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Capital
M 3.3
10.18 km
1 year ago
On 2022-07-19 15:20:44
-28.3873, -67.4884
165 km (102 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.8
130.66 km
1 year ago
On 2022-06-30 00:28:21
-27.9376, -66.6469
98 km (61 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.6
154.94 km
1 year ago
On 2022-06-24 06:24:33
-28.8631, -66.6119
93 km (58 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-06-24 06:23:31
-29.0686, -66.6006
106 km (66 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.2
10 km
1 year ago
On 2022-06-16 22:02:30
-27.9376, -66.8916
119 km (74 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.1
154.23 km
1 year ago
On 2022-06-01 19:42:37
-28.1369, -67.0873
129 km (80 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
161.74 km
2 years ago
On 2022-04-20 13:19:11
-27.2485, -66.2996
138 km (86 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.9
174.38 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-19 09:31:16
-28.0525, -67.0952
133 km (82 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.2
201.04 km
2 years ago
On 2022-02-23 03:58:37
-28.3235, -65.2158
58 km (36 mi) ↗ NE of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
29.72 km
2 years ago
On 2022-02-04 07:48:02
-27.9119, -66.9927
129 km (80 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
162.5 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-22 17:55:50
-27.9061, -67.0951
139 km (86 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
247.2 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-07 09:41:14
-27.8819, -66.545
94 km (58 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 5
151.1 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-02 02:01:05
-27.917, -66.4262
82 km (51 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
172.88 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-27 19:40:22
-28.0197, -64.4988
134 km (83 mi) ↗ NE of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-09-15 21:19:27
-28.744, -67.3203
152 km (94 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4
151.92 km
2 years ago
On 2021-07-24 23:23:17
-27.9148, -66.8578
117 km (73 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
186.27 km
2 years ago
On 2021-06-29 04:01:18
-28.4063, -67.4676
163 km (101 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
117.94 km
2 years ago
On 2021-06-21 04:24:55
-28.2409, -67.409
158 km (98 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.5
123.76 km
2 years ago
On 2021-06-11 17:04:40
-29.1225, -66.7133
118 km (73 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Capital
M 4.6
26.42 km
3 years ago
On 2021-05-14 10:04:55
-27.968, -66.6011
93 km (57 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.4
175.44 km
3 years ago
On 2021-04-23 07:02:59
-27.8944, -66.6978
105 km (65 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.6
168.71 km
3 years ago
On 2021-02-10 17:09:56
-28.3456, -67.2347
140 km (87 mi) ← W of Departamento de Capital
M 4.3
136.49 km

Departamento de Capital Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Departamento de Capital has experiences a total of 501 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Departamento de Capital 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Departamento de Capital was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:17.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 19 2.6%
M 3 43 5.87%
M 4 367 50.14%
M 5 71 9.7%
M 6 3 0.41%

Magnitude distribution for Departamento de Capital was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:20.

To conserve energy and maximize resource utilization, we calculate historical earthquake statistics in batches. This is done sporadically when sufficient resources are available to the system. Thus, annual earthquakes count and magnitude distribution for various locations on earth, may lag behind in certain instances. Most commonly it's a matter of hours, sometimes days, or even up to a few weeks.

Common Questions

When was the last earthquake in Departamento de Capital, Catamarca, Argentina?

The last earthquake in Departamento de Capital was 8 days ago and struck 85 km (53 mi) ← W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.30 on the richter scale and a depth of 173.923 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Departamento de Capital, Catamarca, Argentina?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Departamento de Capital was a 6.40 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 151.4 kilometers. It struck 127 km (79 mi) ← W of the city, 38 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Departamento de Capital, Catamarca, Argentina?

In 2024, Departamento de Capital has experienced 2 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 6.68 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Departamento de Capital is struck by an earthquake every 0.56 months.

Earthquakes Near other Cities in Catamarca, Argentina

Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.