Colombia multi-source realtime earthquakes list – Lista sismos Colombia

Last update: April 26, 2012 at 1:41 pm by By

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The list below shows the most recent Colombia earthquakes.
La siguiente lista muestra los sismos de Colombia más reciente.
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No listed earthquakes means that there were NO recent earthquakes detected by USGS, EMSC and/or GEOFON.
Si no hay sismos listados significa que NO han habido sismos detectados por USGS, EMSC y/o GEOFON.

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Colombia time = UTC -5

SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Aratoca, Colombia Mar 30 08:36 4.5 152 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Bucaramanga - Me encontraba durmiendo y la cama se comenzo a sacudir, igual que la ventana. No se daño nada afortunadamente
  • EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 30 08:36 4.5 145 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Mar 30 08:36 4.7 155 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Mar 29 04:35 4.6 155 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Aratoca, Colombia Mar 29 04:35 4.6 148 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 29 04:35 4.5 148 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Colombia Mar 27 10:21 4.7 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Colombia Mar 27 10:21 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Puerto Gaitan, Colombia Mar 27 10:21 4.7 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 24 20:28 4.5 60 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Mar 24 20:28 4.6 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Valledupar, Colombia Mar 23 14:58 4.6 53 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Mar 23 14:57 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 23 14:57 4.7 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Aratoca, Colombia Mar 22 20:48 4.4 155 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 22 20:48 4.4 156 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Mar 22 20:48 4.6 155 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Manaure Balcon Del Cesar, Colombia Mar 14 23:26 5.0 130 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Colombia Mar 11 13:57 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Colombia Mar 11 13:57 4.4 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pajarito, Colombia Mar 11 13:57 4.7 38 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mutis, Colombia Mar 11 09:25 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near West Coast Of Colombia Mar 11 09:25 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near West Coast Of Colombia Mar 11 09:25 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tame, Colombia Mar 10 13:51 4.6 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Mar 10 13:51 4.6 43 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tumaco, Colombia Mar 09 20:29 5.6 11 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Riohacha, Colombia Feb 28 12:54 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS El Molino, Colombia Feb 24 10:34 4.5 21 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Colombia-ecuador Border Region Feb 21 12:42 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Colombia Feb 17 09:41 5.5 30 MAP I Felt It
  • Bucaramanga - I was awake when I thought it was a wind gust a first, then the building I live in started shaking. It lasted about 5 seconds.
  • Guadualito - MOVIO TECHO, CAMAS SACUDIO LA CASA EN SU TOTALIDAD
  • Santa Maria do Caparo - Várias pessoas sentiram a cama tremendo.
  • USGS Tame, Colombia Feb 17 09:41 5.7 27 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Feb 17 09:41 5.3 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near North Coast Of Colombia Feb 14 21:14 4.5 40 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near North Coast Of Colombia Feb 14 21:14 4.7 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Riohacha, Colombia Feb 14 21:14 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Aratoca, Colombia Feb 07 20:37 5.5 158 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Feb 07 20:36 5.3 153 MAP I Felt It
  • medellin - Sin daños
  • Medellin - it shakes for so long almost 5-7 minutes
  • Medellín - Fuerte strong
  • Bogotá - Fué una fuerte sacudida pero no duro mucho..se movieron las plantas del garaje y los objetos que estaban colgados.
  • Bogota - 11
  • Medellin - Tembloe leve en el edificio donde trabajo
  • Bogotá - I Washington laying in bed and could feel the entire bed shake
  • Medellin - (temblor débil)
  • Medellin - Strong shaking that lasted for a few minutes. No apparent damage.
  • Bogota - Fue leve se sintió en santanderes y medellin sin graves consecuencias
  • Medellin, Antioquia - Se sintio un leve movimiento, se sacudieron los equipos
  • Medellin - Senti que se movia mi monitor
  • Barbosa - It moved thepictures and hanging lamps
  • Apure - senti medo de terremoto!
  • Bogota - Sacudidas moderadas, despues del temblor los cables de telefono en los postes se cayeron
  • Ibague,Tolima - Felt the sofa where I was sitting shake like someone bumped into it! Was on the 4th floor, only lasted here for a few seconds.
  • Bucaramanga - Visiting Bucaramanga, on 6th floor of hotel when shaking occurred. Seemed to last for only 5 secs or so.
  • USGS Giron, Colombia Jan 21 07:58 4.5 141 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Colombia Jan 21 07:58 4.3 147 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Colombia Jan 21 07:58 4.3 162 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near West Coast Of Colombia Jan 18 03:04 4.2 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Buenaventura, Colombia Jan 18 03:04 4.3 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near West Coast Of Colombia Jan 18 03:04 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Buenaventura, Colombia Jan 17 23:55 4.6 16 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near West Coast Of Colombia Jan 17 23:55 4.4 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Near West Coast Of Colombia Jan 17 23:55 4.4 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Near North Coast Of Colombia Jan 14 07:45 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near North Coast Of Colombia Jan 14 07:45 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Santa Maria, Colombia Jan 09 12:50 5.0 28 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
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    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
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    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
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    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
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    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
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    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
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    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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