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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Saturday, 23 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Saturday, 23 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 6 days earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on Saturday, 23 April 2016
Apr 23 01:32: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.7.
Apr 23 20:16: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.9.
Apr 23 20:32: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Date & time: Saturday, 23 April 2016 01:24 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2016/04/22 20:24:27
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.74°N / 80.68°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Guagua Pichincha (205 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:
Quito (262.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Aranjuez (265 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Ligth vivation
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de Los Colorados - Ecuador (206.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (331.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Santo domingo de los tsachilas (202 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (339.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (339.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
salinas (329.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
salinas (329.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (265.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
El Carmen (176.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
El Carmen (176.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
lo sentimos leve (200.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito (265.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo de los Colorados / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
gye (342.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Cuenca / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cuenca / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Guayaquil (339 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Esmeraldas (98.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (319 km S from epicenter)(no details): Tengo miedo (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (316 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio algo muy suave (via EMSC)
Tonsupa (Ecuador) (55 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Tonsupa esmeraldas fuerte (via EMSC)
(Ecuador) (181 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Mindo. No muy fuerte unos 10 sec. (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (229 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Leve movimiento en Quito pero perceptible (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (229 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en Quito muy leve (via EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador) (228 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Corto pero fuerte... Se sintió en Quito (via EMSC)
Esmeraldas (Ecuador) (83 km E from epicenter)(no details): Q susuto!!! (via EMSC)
Tonsupa (Ecuador) (63 km E from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento fuerte tonsupa (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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