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Latest earthquakes in Venezuela

Updated May 21, 2022 13:40 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 10 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 12 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Venezuela had 1 quake of magnitude 3.0 and 10 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 12 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.3 | Northern Colombia -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.0 | 61 km SE of Miraflores, Guaviare, Colombia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Venezuela (updated )

Past 24 hours:24 quakes | 11 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:95 quakes | 47 quakes M2+ | 4 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days:333 quakes | 167 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:2,520 quakes | 958 quakes M2+ | 79 quakes M3+ | 16 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:2,999 quakes | 1,140 quakes M2+ | 277 quakes M3+ | 58 quakes M4+ | 10 quakes M5+

Quakes in nearby regions

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (23 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (6 quakes)
May 21, 2022 4:49 am (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 09:49 GMT)
1.3

19 km
Northern Colombia MoreMap
May 21, 2022 2:02 am (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 07:02 GMT)
2.0

124 km
37 km south of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 21, 2022 1:59 am (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 06:59 GMT)
2.1

136 km
5.3 km southeast of Piedecuesta, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 9:09 pm (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 02:09 GMT)
1.8

130 km
21 km north of San Gil, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 8:59 pm (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 01:59 GMT)
2.1

139 km
9.2 km east of Villa de San Diego de Ubaté, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 8:35 pm (GMT -5) (May 21, 2022 01:35 GMT)
1.2

111 km
Northern Colombia MoreMap
Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (17 quakes)
May 20, 2022 6:55 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 23:55 GMT)
1.8

14 km
Departamento del Meta, 100 km south of Bogota, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 6:55 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 23:55 GMT)
3.0

172 km
61 km southeast of Miraflores, Guaviare, Colombia
I FELT IT
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May 20, 2022 4:59 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 21:59 GMT)
1.6

126 km
40 km southwest of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 3:13 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 20:13 GMT)
2.0

124 km
40 km southwest of Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 2:43 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 19:43 GMT)
2.1

146 km
24 km south of Piedecuesta, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 2:18 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 19:18 GMT)
2.0

103 km
19 km west of Chiquinquira, Boyaca, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 1:24 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 18:24 GMT)
1.9

128 km
18 km north of San Gil, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 1:17 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 18:17 GMT)
1.9

131 km
18 km north of San Gil, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 12:19 pm (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 17:19 GMT)
1.7

152 km
24 km north of San Gil, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
May 20, 2022 11:40 am (GMT -5) (May 20, 2022 16:40 GMT)
1.9

128 km
19 km north of San Gil, Santander, Colombia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.2 x 109 joules (900 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.774 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Venezuela Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Venezuela?

The last earthquake in Venezuela occurred 4 hours ago: Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - Northern Colombia on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 4:49 am (GMT -5).

How many quakes were there in Venezuela today?

In the past 24 hours, Venezuela had 23 quakes up to magnitude 3.0.

What was the strongest quake in Venezuela today?

The strongest earthquake in Venezuela today occurred 14 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 61 km southeast of Miraflores, Guaviare, Colombia, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 6:55 pm (GMT -5).

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