Latest Earthquakes Near El Calafate, Santa Cruz in ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina

Latest Earthquakes Near El Calafate, Santa Cruz in Argentina

An overview of the latest earthquakes near El Calafate, Santa Cruz 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 25 out of 25 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
6 months ago
On 2023-11-07 01:00:30
-50.0471, -73.417
87 km (54 mi) โ† W of El Calafate
M 4.2
10 km
7 months ago
On 2023-10-30 21:01:52
-51.2504, -73.9589
155 km (96 mi) โ†™ SW of El Calafate
M 4.4
10.47 km
2 years ago
On 2021-10-17 16:14:20
-50.5227, -73.7844
108 km (67 mi) โ†™ SW of El Calafate
M 4.3
15.88 km
2 years ago
On 2021-10-13 07:55:29
-50.3221, -72.25
2 km (1 mi) โ†‘ N of El Calafate
M 5.4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-06-23 05:26:46
-50.9444, -72.1433
67 km (42 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.4
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-02-25 08:53:52
-51.0153, -72.2336
75 km (46 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.2
18.1 km
5 years ago
On 2019-04-02 13:17:39
-51.2106, -72.0468
98 km (60 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-12-12 00:31:03
-50.6259, -74.1244
134 km (83 mi) โ†™ SW of El Calafate
M 4.7
17.21 km
8 years ago
On 2015-06-10 15:17:59
-50.6218, -72.2806
31 km (19 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 4.2
16.97 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-18 20:25:52
-51.295, -73.147
122 km (76 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 4.2
48.6 km
17 years ago
On 2006-12-17 05:52:33
-50.542, -72.471
26 km (16 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 4.6
10 km
18 years ago
On 2005-07-05 11:12:15
-50.668, -72.074
39 km (24 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.9
22.4 km
18 years ago
On 2005-06-28 17:47:02
-50.655, -72.148
36 km (22 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.6
10 km
19 years ago
On 2004-10-05 12:25:44
-50.627, -72.296
31 km (19 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 4.7
28.2 km
19 years ago
On 2004-09-07 16:18:54
-50.686, -72.237
38 km (23 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.9
25.9 km
19 years ago
On 2004-08-31 01:40:05
-50.63, -72.327
32 km (20 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 4.7
19.2 km
19 years ago
On 2004-08-30 16:08:17
-50.695, -72.137
40 km (25 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 5.1
24.7 km
25 years ago
On 1999-04-09 18:06:40
-50.463, -72.226
14 km (8 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.3
33 km
26 years ago
On 1998-05-27 20:50:42
-51.526, -71.9
134 km (83 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 4.5
33 km
31 years ago
On 1992-07-30 13:14:51
-50.357, -72.095
13 km (8 mi) โ†’ E of El Calafate
M 5.5
10 km
32 years ago
On 1992-01-25 17:11:12
-50.421, -72.158
12 km (7 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 5.1
33 km
36 years ago
On 1987-06-29 01:51:43
-51.736, -71.973
156 km (97 mi) โ†˜ SE of El Calafate
M 5
10 km
37 years ago
On 1986-09-10 17:03:34
-50.24, -71.29
70 km (44 mi) โ†— NE of El Calafate
M 5
33 km
64 years ago
On 1960-05-24 20:32:46
-50.88, -73.157
86 km (53 mi) โ†™ SW of El Calafate
M 5.98
15 km
65 years ago
On 1959-04-08 11:44:29
-50.612, -72.666
40 km (25 mi) โ†“ S of El Calafate
M 6.14
15 km

El Calafate Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's El Calafate has experiences a total of 25 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in El Calafate 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for El Calafate was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:27.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 4 17 68.0%
M 5 7 28.0%
M 6 1 4.0%

Magnitude distribution for El Calafate was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:37.

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 El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina?

The last earthquake in El Calafate was 6 months ago and struck 87 km (54 mi) โ† W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.20 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina?

The strongest earthquake recorded near El Calafate was a 6.14 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 15.0 kilometers. It struck 40 km (25 mi) โ†“ S of the city, 65 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near El Calafate, Santa Cruz, Argentina?

In 2024, El Calafate has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 0.33 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that El Calafate is struck by an earthquake every 0.03 months.

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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.