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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: 27km SSE of Muisne, Ecuador on Sat, 16 Apr 23h58, which had occurred 5 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on Friday, 22 April 2016
Apr 22 03:29: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Date & time: Friday, 22 April 2016 03:20 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/21 22:20:08
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.18°S / 80.88°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (209 km)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Santa elena (228.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Leve (via app)
Pasto - Colombia (428.3 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Desde la ciudad de Pasto Colombia, se reporta que si se sintió el sismo.ñ (via app)
Guayaquil (247.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil, Ecuador (252 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
guayaquil, las tejas (255.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (250.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Quito (264.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Se sintió muy claro (via app)
Guayaquil, centro (250.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (243.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Manta Ecuador (88.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil Urdesa (245.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Guayaquil (244.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Miedo (via app)
Ecuador (260.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Horrible (via app)
Ecuador (260.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Horrible (via app)
Guayaquil (249.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Cuenca (368.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Manta, Ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Portoviejo (265.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil Sur (252.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Guayaquil (252.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito (259.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (257.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil / MMI III (Weak shaking): En mi oficina estábamos 3 compañeros, duró poco pero nos asustamos. Estamos muy nerviosos todavía.
Hotel Rio Amazonas, Quito (265.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
ecuador guayaquil (251.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintió medio fuerte (via app)
guayaquil (236.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Manta ciudadela Barbasquillo / MMI III (Weak shaking): Vibración leve pero la gente se asusta de cualquier movimiento por la fatal experiencia del sábado esperamos que las replicas se vayan acabando por el bien ciudadano
Mompiche (122.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito (263.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Portoviejo (105.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (240 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Ecuador ibarra (313 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (277.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Super fuerte lo sentí en tumbaco (via app)
Guayaquil (250.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Fueron dos seguidas. (via app)
Esmeralda (186.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Atacames (164.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintio bastante fuerte. Mi whatsapp +34658277773. Soy español. Estoy en atacames de vacaciones (via app)
Guayaquil (248.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Quito (264.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (264.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (264.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (264.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Ibarra (312.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito (263.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (263.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Lo sentí fuerte (via app)
Quito (259.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Florencio Varela (4511.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
hi (265.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Daule (212.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate (via app)
jipijapa manabi (134.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (243 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (251.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Santo domingo de los Tsáchilas (189.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Estábamos con mi familia cenando, y de repente empezó a temblar. Y salimos a la calle... (via app)
Quito / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Quito Ecuador (268.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Quito (262.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Quito (266.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Cuenca (366.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (260.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
guayaquil (256.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (238.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Él empalme guayas (167.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (241.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): muy fuerte se sintio (via app)
Guayaquil (241.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): muy fuerte se sintio (via app)
Santo domingo (188 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Barcelona yo te quiero!! (via app)
Ciudad celeste samborondon (239.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (249.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito (263.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de los tsachilas (188 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
El Carmen (158.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(Ecuador) (268 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio fuerte en imbabura otavalo (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (221 km S from epicenter)(no details) (via EMSC)
Milagro (Ecuador) (229 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Fueron 2 replicas casi seguidas (via EMSC)
Puerto López (Ecuador) (145 km S from epicenter)(no details): Another one... (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (220 km E from epicenter)(no details): Leve movimiento (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (217 km S from epicenter)(no details): Estaba acostado y sentí la réplica (via EMSC)
(Ecuador) (195 km E from epicenter)(no details): Mindo, 10 sec. Poco (via EMSC)
Tonsupa (Ecuador) (151 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se siente fuerte en tonsupa (via EMSC)
Santo Domingo (Ecuador) (145 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se movio las cosas (via EMSC)
Puerto Cayo (Ecuador) (119 km S from epicenter)(no details): Short maybe 5 seconds, 20 minutes after last one. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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