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Largest earthquakes in or near Sitio Nuevo, Piura, Peru, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated Apr 23, 2022 02:52 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 7
  • 10 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 96 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
Since 1900, Sitio Nuevo has had 2 quakes of magnitude 7.0 or above, 10 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, and 96 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 6.2 | 6.2 km E of Sullana, Piura, Peru -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.3 | 21 km W of Tumbes, Peru -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 5 or higher (108 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
30 Jul 12:10 pm (GMT -5) (Jul 30, 2021 17:10 GMT)
6.2

37 km
410 km (255 mi)6.2 km east of Sullana, Piura, Peru 136 reportsMoreMap
Feb 13, 2021 12:18 am (GMT -5) (Feb 13, 2021 05:18 GMT)
5.2

75 km
316 km (196 mi)Provincia de Loja, 99 km south of Machala, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador 52 reportsMoreMap
18/10/2020 01:58:26 (Oct 18, 2020 06:58 GMT)
5.4

27 km
421 km (262 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 122 km northwest of Talara, Piura, Peru 1 reportMoreMap
Aug 25, 2020 05:18 GMT
5.6

20 km
348 km (216 mi)9.5 km northwest of Papayal, Provincia de Contralmirante Villar, Tumbes, Peru 58 reportsMoreMap
04/02/2020 20:51:42 (Feb 5, 2020 01:51 GMT)
5.2

44 km
511 km (318 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 29 km southwest of Sechura, Piura, Peru MoreMap
2020-01-03 09:16:40 (Jan 3, 2020 14:16 GMT)
5.0

51 km
272 km (169 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 13 km northwest of Zarumilla, Tumbes, Peru 12 reportsMoreMap
2019-04-21 20:04:48 (Apr 22, 2019 01:04 GMT)
5.0

10 km
296 km (184 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 45 km northwest of Tumbes, Peru MoreMap
Jun 5, 2017 11:34 GMT
5.7

10 km
309 km (192 mi)29 km west of Celica, Provincia de Loja, Ecuador 27 reportsMoreMap
28/09/2015 03:15:59 (Sep 28, 2015 08:15 GMT)
5.0

18 km
318 km (198 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 54 km west of Tumbes, Peru MoreMap
Mar 19, 2015 11:52 GMT
5.0

63 km
267 km (166 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 32 km north of Tumbes, Peru 1 reportMoreMap
Jan 16, 2015 11:39 GMT
5.0

70 km
229 km (142 mi)4.1 km northwest of Pasaje, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador 8 reportsMoreMap
Aug 3, 2014 21:02 GMT
5.2

10 km
316 km (196 mi)17 km north of Papayal, Provincia de Contralmirante Villar, Tumbes, Peru MoreMap
Friday, March 21, 2014 19:38:46 (Mar 22, 2014 00:38 GMT)
5.0

41 km
495 km (308 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 17 km west of Sechura, Piura, Peru MoreMap
Saturday, March 15, 2014 18:51:30 (Mar 15, 2014 23:51 GMT)
6.3

9.8 km
486 km (302 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 6.4 km west of Sechura, Piura, Peru 2 reportsMoreMap
Sunday, January 26, 2014 00:10:28 (Jan 26, 2014 05:10 GMT)
5.5

20 km
336 km (209 mi)25 km southwest of Zorritos, Provincia de Contralmirante Villar, Tumbes, Peru 7 reportsMoreMap
Nov 25, 2013 19:42 GMT
5.0

60 km
214 km (133 mi)South Pacific Ocean, 15 km north of Machala, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador 1 reportMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3 x 1016 joules (3607 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3.1 x 106 tons of TNT or 194 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Sitio Nuevo Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Sitio Nuevo?

The last earthquake in Sitio Nuevo occurred 43 weeks ago: Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 6.2 km east of Sullana, Piura, Peru, on 30 Jul 12:10 pm (GMT -5).

How many quakes were there in Sitio Nuevo since 1900?

Since 1900, Sitio Nuevo, Piura, Peru had 108 quakes up to magnitude 7.3.

What was the strongest quake in Sitio Nuevo since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Sitio Nuevo since 1900 occurred 69 years ago: Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake - 21 km west of Tumbes, Peru, on Saturday, December 12, 1953 at 17:31 GMT.

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