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Recent earthquakes in Ecuador - complete list

Earthquake list: past 30 days (8 quakes)

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Updated: Sat, 30 Aug 20:13 UTC (GMT)
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Tue, 26 Aug
Tue, 26 Aug 21:32 UTCM 4.6 / 30 km - [info] (296 km)4.6 PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Thu, 21 Aug
Thu, 21 Aug 08:09 UTCM 4.5 / 90 km - [info] (96 km) PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Sat, 16 Aug
Sat, 16 Aug 15:08 UTCM 4.7 / 88 km - [info]Mojanda (11 km)11km W of Cayambe, Ecuador
I FELT IT
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USGS
Cotacachi (Ecuador) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No none very mild (via EMSC)
Tabacundo, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking of chairs and couches, light fixtures swinging. 15-20 seconds
Quito (Ecuador) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): This was much stronger than the earthquake earlier this week (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (21 km S from epicenter)(no details): Another earthquake, 3rd one in less than two weeks. Although it was weaker than the last one, my dad woke up and our windows shook  (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): Trepidatorio y posteriormente ondulatorio. Fuerte (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt like a normal small aftershock at first. It got a lot stronger (via EMSC)
Tue, 12 Aug
Tue, 12 Aug 19:58 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Mojanda (17 km)Colombia-Ecuador Border Region
I FELT IT
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GFZ
los Laureles, Quito, Ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Cracks in walls, glasses fell
Quito (Ecuador) (30 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Surprisingly strong earthquake. This is the second one in less than a week. There were many landslides and the city airport had to be closed down because of dust that covered the whole city (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (30 km SW from epicenter)(no details): After shock , maybe....? (via EMSC)
Quito / Ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking): moderate shaking here at my home ... news talk about some deceased and some lost people in sand mines near the middle of the word (North of Quito)
Quito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Quito, Ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ibarra (Ecuador) (45 km N from epicenter)(no details): Gentle shaking back and forth motion of the earth seemed to move along a northeast - southwest line. Very noticeable motion at onset lasting for about ten seconds. Less extreme motion lasted for approximately another 40 seconds. (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (29 km SW from epicenter)(no details): This was the second one I felt during my appx. 9 1/2 months in Quito. The first was a few days ago. I think Aug 3rd. This felt stonger but shorter in duration (via EMSC)
ponciano, alto, Quito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Otavalo, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking)
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Sun, 3 Aug
Sun, 3 Aug 22:09 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (283 km)Peru-Ecuador Border Region
I FELT IT
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GFZ
Sun, 3 Aug 22:04 UTCM 4.5 / 51 km - [info] (352 km) PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Sun, 3 Aug 21:02 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (316 km)Peru-Ecuador Border Region
I FELT IT
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GFZ
Sun, 3 Aug 03:56 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (137 km) Ecuador
I FELT IT
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GFZ

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