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M 5.0 quake: ECUADOR on Sun, 3 Feb 03h03

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 101 km depth
M 5.0 quake: ECUADOR on Sun, 3 Feb 03h03
M 5.0 quake: ECUADOR on Sun, 3 Feb 03h03

Earthquake data (EMSC):

Date & Time: Sun, 3 Feb 03:03:10 UTC
Hypocenter depth: 101.0 km
Magnitude (Richter scale): 5.0

Latest  "I-felt-it" reports  about this quake:

  • : 2 strong jolts followed by lesser shaking. Glass shower doors banged together. 3rd floor. (MMI V (Moderate shaking))
  • Cuenca, Ecuador: I am on the 5th floor of an apartment complex in Cuenca, Ecuador. For about two seconds the building vibrated. Slight rumble, as if a fleet of trucks went by quickly. (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • Guayaquil: Living at 9th floor, was felt more like a wave. (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • Guayaquil: Lowe altitude building shaking strongly (3rd floor) (MMI VI (Strong shaking))
  • Cuenca: Western Cuenca - almost everyone left their apartments... so pretty moderate shaking. (MMI V (Moderate shaking))
  • Cuenca, Ecuador -- second floor of house: Lying in bed I felt a very light shaking of the bed - not the wall. I felt this twice in a row. I immediately left the house. (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • Santo Domingo: Felt like having a dizzy spell (MMI III (Weak shaking))

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