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Largest earthquakes in or near Cochabamba, Bolivia, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated May 23, 2022 03:39 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 7
  • 8 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 34 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 154 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
Since 1900, Cochabamba has had 1 quake of magnitude 7.5, 8 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 34 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 154 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 4.3 | 27 km N of Ciudad Mizque, Cochabamba, Bolivia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.5 | Santa Cruz, 197 km E of Sucre, Chuquisaca, Bolivia -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 4 or higher (197 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
May 18, 2022 3:20 pm (GMT -4) (May 18, 2022 19:20 GMT)
4.3

163 km
262 km (163 mi)1.4 km south of Cochabamba, Bolivia 100 reportsMoreMap
Mar 27, 2022 9:13 pm (GMT -4) (Mar 28, 2022 01:13 GMT)
4.2

10 km
332 km (206 mi)97 km northeast of Cochabamba, Bolivia MoreMap
Mar 15, 2022 2:37 am (GMT -4) (Mar 15, 2022 06:37 GMT)
4.2

250 km
56 km (35 mi)37 km southwest of Challapata, Eduardo Avaroa, Oruro, Bolivia MoreMap
Feb 27, 2022 4:55 pm (GMT -4) (Feb 27, 2022 20:55 GMT)
4.2

591 km
489 km (304 mi)Santa Cruz, 143 km southeast of Trinidad, El Beni, Bolivia MoreMap
Feb 8, 2022 6:54 am (GMT -4) (Feb 8, 2022 10:54 GMT)
4.1

10 km
257 km (160 mi)64 km east of Ciudad Mizque, Cochabamba, Bolivia MoreMap
Feb 1, 2022 12:54 pm (GMT -4) (Feb 1, 2022 16:54 GMT)
4.2

10 km
221 km (137 mi)46 km south of Cochabamba, Bolivia 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 23, 2021 12:02 pm (GMT -4) (Dec 23, 2021 16:02 GMT)
4.0

53 km
313 km (194 mi)99 km east of Cochabamba, Bolivia MoreMap
Dec 3, 2021 4:39 pm (GMT -4) (Dec 3, 2021 20:39 GMT)
4.2

274 km
81 km (50 mi)94 km southwest of Oruro, Bolivia MoreMap
Oct 4, 2021 9:19 pm (GMT -4) (Oct 5, 2021 01:19 GMT)
4.4

257 km
116 km (72 mi)52 km south of Oruro, Bolivia 3 reportsMoreMap
Jul 19, 2021 02:41 GMT
4.3
339 km (211 mi)6.4 km west of Chimore, Carrasco, Cochabamba, Bolivia MoreMap
18 Jul 5:59 pm (GMT -4) (Jul 18, 2021 21:59 GMT)
4.4

258 km
81 km (50 mi)Oruro, 65 km southwest of Llallagua, Bolivia MoreMap
Jun 26, 2021 14:09 GMT
4.3

10 km
269 km (167 mi)35 km southeast of Cochabamba, Bolivia 16 reportsMoreMap
Jan 28, 2021 4:21 am (GMT -4) (Jan 28, 2021 08:21 GMT)
4.4

256 km
97 km (60 mi)36 km northeast of Isla Crequi Montfort Island, Oruro, Bolivia MoreMap
Jan 4, 2021 3:44 pm (GMT -4) (Jan 4, 2021 19:44 GMT)
4.6

10 km
361 km (224 mi)64 km west of Villa Yapacani, Ichilo, Santa Cruz, Bolivia MoreMap
Oct 12, 2020 09:06 GMT
4.1

154 km
346 km (215 mi)85 km west of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Departamento de Santa Cruz, Bolivia MoreMap
Jul 19, 2020 13:00 GMT
4.4

198 km
77 km (48 mi)120 km southwest of Oruro, Cercado, Departamento de Oruro, Bolivia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.4 x 1016 joules (3796 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3.3 x 106 tons of TNT or 204.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Cochabamba Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Cochabamba?

The last earthquake in Cochabamba occurred 9 days ago: Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 1.4 km south of Cochabamba, Bolivia, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 3:20 pm (GMT -4).

How many quakes were there in Cochabamba since 1900?

Since 1900, Cochabamba, Bolivia had 197 quakes up to magnitude 7.5.

What was the strongest quake in Cochabamba since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Cochabamba since 1900 occurred 7 years ago: Major magnitude 7.5 earthquake - Santa Cruz, 197 km east of Sucre, Chuquisaca, Bolivia, on 2015/11/24 17:43:14.

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