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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, 20 April 2016
Date & time: Wed, 20 Apr 08:35:08 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/20 03:35:08
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.67°N / 80.25°W
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (206 km)
Primary data source: IGEPN
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Esmeraldas- Ecuador (73.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 22 Apr
Fri, 22 Apr 03:03 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km - [info] (180 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Fri, 22 Apr 03:20 UTCM 6.0 - [info] (209 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]IGEPN
Sat, 23 Apr
Sat, 23 Apr 01:24 UTCM 6.0 - [info] (205 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]IGEPN
Wed, 18 May
Wed, 18 May 07:57 UTCM 6.6 / 22 km - [info] (145 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Wed, 18 May 16:46 UTCM 6.8 / 29 km - [info] (131 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Mon, 11 Jul
Mon, 11 Jul 02:11 UTCM 6.3 / 30 km - [info] (139 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Sat, 10 Dec
Sat, 10 Dec 00:12 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (178 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 10 Dec 05:07 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (180 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Dec
Mon, 12 Dec 14:42 UTCM 4.7 / 12 km - [info] (183 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Mon, 12 Dec 15:53 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (192 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 12 Dec 19:29 UTCM 4.2 / 7 km - [info] (194 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 13 Dec
Tue, 13 Dec 22:55 UTCM 4.3 / 4 km - [info] (194 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec (10 earthquakes)
Mon, 19 Dec 07:11 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (163 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 07:13 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (173 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 07:15 UTCM 4.7 / 5 km - [info] (176 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 07:18 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (178 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 07:24 UTCM 4.2 / 1 km - [info] (179 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 07:53 UTCM 4.0 / 6 km - [info] (212 km)OFF COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 08:20 UTCM 4.2 / 3 km - [info] (178 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 08:57 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (163 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 09:08 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info] (186 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 09:59 UTCM 4.3 / 4 km - [info] (180 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec (7 earthquakes)
Tue, 20 Dec 10:50 UTCM 5.0 / 30 km - [info] (160 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 12:09 UTCM 4.2 / 3 km - [info] (195 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 15:41 UTCM 4.5 / 7 km - [info] (186 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 17:39 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (175 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Tue, 20 Dec 17:39 UTCM 5.0 / 45 km - [info] (181 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 17:45 UTCM 4.0 / 2 km - [info] (193 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 17:55 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info] (193 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec
Wed, 21 Dec 01:04 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (184 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec 01:04 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (133 km)Near Coast of Ecuador[Map]GFZ
Wed, 21 Dec 14:51 UTCM 4.0 / 146 km - [info] (109 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Dec
Mon, 26 Dec 19:57 UTCM 4.2 / 4 km - [info] (178 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 11 Jan
Wed, 11 Jan 02:36 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Pululagua (28 km)Colombia-Ecuador Border Region
[Map]
GFZ
Quito (Ecuador) (186 km SE from epicenter)(no details): En la capital fue muy leve (via EMSC)
Atacames, ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Ecuador) (134 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio en santodomingo fue deunos cuatro segundos se me cio la casa (via EMSC)
Monterrey (Ecuador) (91 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte en Monterrey concordia (via EMSC)
Santo Domingo (86.5 km SE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sat, 14 Jan
Sat, 14 Jan 10:15 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] (289 km)OFF COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Jan
Sun, 15 Jan 09:44 UTCM 4.6 / 20 km - [info] (254 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
(Ecuador) (38 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Canoa where we live on the beach. The shaking woke us up. (via EMSC)
El Matal / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sounded like a big truck rolling by, glad it was centered out in the ocean-- too close for comfort tho!
Tue, 31 Jan
Tue, 31 Jan 14:22 UTCM 5.4 / 24 km - [info] (144 km)Near Coast of Ecuador
[Map]
GFZ
Quito Cumbaya / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(23.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Quito / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ibarra / MMI II (Very weak shaking): 2 people. I did not notice it until my daughter told me.
Universidad tecnica estatal de Quevedo (198.1 km S from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Se movio la Facultad (via app)
Equador / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Give it to me senpai...right up there...
Quito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Quito (Ecuador) (163 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Mouvement faible longue periode assez court ressenti au 7eme etage. (via EMSC)
Cotacachi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I live on the second floor and I felt my apartment swaying and saw the electrical lines move as well.
(163.1 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): De cuantos grados en la escala Richter fue? (via app)
Read all reports
Fri, 3 Mar
Fri, 3 Mar 17:35 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (198 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 15 Mar
Wed, 15 Mar 06:18 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (289 km)OFF COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 15 Mar 11:21 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (282 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Crucita, Ecuador / MMI II (Very weak shaking): series of weak shaking woke me from sleep...5-10 seconds duration. 3 occurrences
Wed, 22 Mar
Wed, 22 Mar 02:51 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (213 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 12 Apr
Wed, 12 Apr 09:43 UTCM 4.1 / 30 km - [info] (99 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 14 Apr
Fri, 14 Apr 13:01 UTCM 4.1 / 5 km - [info] (161 km)NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
(181.7 km W from epicenter) / not felt (via app)

 

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