Latest Earthquakes in Petén Department, Guatemala

Latest Earthquakes in Petén Department, Guatemala

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Petén Department, Guatemala. Each event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 218 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
5 months ago
On 2024-01-22 05:45:13
15.7753, -88.7334
209 km (130 mi) → E of Petén Department
M 4
10 km
8 months ago
On 2023-11-11 21:07:15
15.8528, -89.1596
169 km (105 mi) → E of Petén Department
M 4.3
10 km
12 months ago
On 2023-07-24 14:22:05
16.041, -91.3174
145 km (90 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.1
12.13 km
12 months ago
On 2023-07-23 18:23:11
16.0626, -91.2666
139 km (86 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.7
28.86 km
1 year ago
On 2023-05-17 23:01:59
15.1066, -90.8052
207 km (129 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 6.4
252 km
1 year ago
On 2023-04-05 19:06:54
15.1393, -91.1083
215 km (133 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.4
263.06 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-29 03:19:37
15.3662, -91.7543
231 km (143 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.3
205.98 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-14 08:56:27
17.3761, -92.3789
226 km (140 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4
7.62 km
1 year ago
On 2022-10-06 12:01:59
16.7529, -91.2759
105 km (65 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.2
22.91 km
2 years ago
On 2022-05-18 00:47:41
16.6889, -91.287
107 km (67 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.4
10 km
2 years ago
On 2022-03-23 04:08:23
16.5448, -90.8375
70 km (43 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.3
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-01 15:20:46
16.8941, -91.3364
110 km (68 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-07-18 04:33:00
15.7532, -91.3386
169 km (105 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.6
10 km
3 years ago
On 2021-03-29 13:42:56
16.0938, -91.5472
161 km (100 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.5
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-12-05 19:30:32
15.6389, -90.0179
144 km (89 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 4.3
2.09 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-15 21:40:56
15.3061, -89.041
223 km (138 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 4
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-14 10:17:04
15.6038, -88.7618
219 km (136 mi) → E of Petén Department
M 4.1
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-14 00:40:02
15.4921, -88.8688
219 km (136 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 4.3
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-09-09 11:59:36
15.3316, -91.6945
230 km (143 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.5
181.32 km
4 years ago
On 2020-06-05 19:20:54
15.7507, -90.9834
148 km (92 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.1
10 km
4 years ago
On 2020-01-16 10:29:36
15.6764, -90.1505
138 km (85 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 3.4
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-21 18:06:28
17.0964, -91.3102
109 km (67 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4.1
90.16 km
4 years ago
On 2019-11-01 20:25:21
15.8191, -89.891
129 km (80 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 4
38.68 km
4 years ago
On 2019-07-22 01:08:56
15.6945, -91.0462
157 km (97 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.5
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-07-14 01:57:16
15.7229, -91.0273
153 km (95 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.8
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-07-03 10:13:26
15.6556, -90.9873
157 km (98 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.2
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-07-03 00:55:09
15.5701, -90.9159
163 km (101 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.5
10 km
5 years ago
On 2019-04-29 11:48:15
15.4126, -91.7271
225 km (140 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.3
203.98 km
5 years ago
On 2019-02-27 13:53:23
15.3486, -91.7524
233 km (144 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.5
195.41 km
5 years ago
On 2018-10-04 00:38:14
15.2761, -90.9884
196 km (121 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4
10 km
5 years ago
On 2018-10-03 23:51:17
15.2721, -90.9686
195 km (121 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-04-10 17:15:00
15.3489, -89.6541
186 km (116 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 3.9
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-02-14 16:28:55
15.1429, -91.0858
213 km (132 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.4
253.85 km
6 years ago
On 2018-02-02 12:22:39
15.33, -90.4866
177 km (110 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 3.9
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-01-04 11:43:06
15.5007, -90.5691
159 km (99 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.6
40.45 km
7 years ago
On 2016-08-31 16:09:50
16.0238, -91.3631
150 km (93 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.2
10 km
8 years ago
On 2015-12-18 19:03:24
15.8002, -91.0054
144 km (89 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.3
9.91 km
9 years ago
On 2015-04-01 10:00:38
15.8841, -91.4031
164 km (101 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.5
23.14 km
9 years ago
On 2014-10-16 19:00:45
15.2984, -89.8636
185 km (115 mi) ↘ SE of Petén Department
M 4.2
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-05-19 19:27:23
15.3436, -91.312
205 km (127 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.7
33.23 km
10 years ago
On 2014-03-25 06:35:24
17.4609, -90.944
91 km (56 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4
24.3 km
10 years ago
On 2014-02-12 07:43:56
16.245, -91.035
107 km (67 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4
3 km
10 years ago
On 2014-02-06 21:57:51
15.786, -91.946
215 km (134 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4
10 km
10 years ago
On 2014-01-18 03:03:20
17.759, -91.428
152 km (94 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4.3
20 km
10 years ago
On 2013-12-23 11:23:29
17.607, -91.161
119 km (74 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4.3
67.2 km
10 years ago
On 2013-08-26 23:35:53
17.243, -91.343
116 km (72 mi) ← W of Petén Department
M 4.1
24.4 km
11 years ago
On 2013-03-03 16:15:55
16.64, -91.209
101 km (63 mi) ↙ SW of Petén Department
M 4.4
10 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-11 20:32:52
15.459, -91.65
216 km (134 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.9
228.4 km
11 years ago
On 2012-09-27 13:14:32
15.341, -91.586
222 km (138 mi) ↓ S of Petén Department
M 4.6
209.3 km
12 years ago
On 2012-05-11 06:15:00
15.611, -88.819
214 km (133 mi) → E of Petén Department
M 4.4
8 km

Petén Department Earthquake Statistics

Petén Department in , Guatemala has experienced a total of 218 since the 1950's.

Number of Earthquakes per Year in Petén Department 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Petén Department was last updated at 2024-07-18 04:01:50.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 3 1.33%
M 3 19 8.44%
M 4 173 76.89%
M 5 19 8.44%
M 6 3 1.33%
M 7 1 0.44%

Magnitude distribution for Petén Department was last updated at 2024-05-26 08:01:36.

When was the last earthquake in Petén Department, Guatemala?

The last earthquake in Petén Department was 5 months ago and struck 209 km (130 mi) → E of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.00 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Petén Department, Guatemala?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Petén Department was a 7.50 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 5.0 kilometers. It struck 7 km N of Los Amates, Guatemala or 218 km (135 mi) ↘ SE from the center of Petén Department, 48 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Petén Department, Guatemala?

In 2024, Petén Department has experienced 1 earthquakes, which is lower than the yearly average of X. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Petén Department is struck by an earthquake every x months.

In 2024, Petén Department has experienced 1 earthquakes with a magnitude of 2 or higher. That is lower than the average of 2.91 earthquakes per year in the region. Based on the data dating back to 1950 we can asume that Petén Department is struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 2 or higher every 0.24 months.

Earthquakes Near Cities in Petén Department, Guatemala

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.