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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 3 December 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 3 December 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 3 December 2017
Date & time: Sunday, 3 December 2017 11:19 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.46°S / 80.18°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (149 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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
Sun, 3 Dec 2017
Sun, 3 Dec 11:19 UTCM 6.2 / 19.5 kmNear coast of Ecuador [Land: Ecuador]INGV
Sun, 3 Dec 11:19 UTCM 6.0 / 24.7 km- 19km NE of Bahia de Caraquez, EcuadorUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Quevedo (99.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Estaba durmiendo y se movio la cama por varios segundos fuerte (via app)
Quito (43.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): We live on the 12th floor of a building in Quito and I was in bed this morning and felt slight movement
I felt it. (187.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Montanita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed I was in was shaking heavily for 10 sec
(166.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Samborondón (183.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Quito / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Quito / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Quito
briceno, manabi, ecuador / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
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Quito (184.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Machala, El Oro Ecuador (307.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Fue aproximadamente las 6:20 am y me desperté. Sentía q se movía mi cama, pero fue leve de pocos segundos. Después vi el reporte que el epicentro del sismo fue muy cerca de otra ciudad llamada Bahía de Caraqueño a unos 430 ubicada a 430 km de Machala. (via app)
Olon (162.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
ayampe / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Canoa / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong shaking.
Garzota Guayaquil (200.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wakened by bed moving and mirror rattling
Rio Chico (167.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke up from shaking. The whole house was slowly shaking from side to side. Must have been around 6:30am
Quito / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt my bed shaking, woke me up
Fuerte movimiento,susto general (33 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Canoa / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(187.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(176.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(396.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Cuenca / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Please note that I’m on the third too floor of a condo building. I heard shaking sound as I felt slight sway and saw electric wires outside swaying as I left building.this was at about 6:15 am.
Manta / MMI IV (Light shaking): Cracks in wall near main columns. Seemed to go for a while. Got me out of bed
(195.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(196.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Floresta 1-Guayaquil -Ecuador. (202.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Me acabó de despertar... Si pué algo más largo que los 2 últimos ... (via app)
Bahia de caraquez (31.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Otra experiencia mas. Mucho nerviosismo en la gente. (via app)
Guayaquil (188.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Calceta (72.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (191.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Portoviejo / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(192.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Quito / MMI IV (Light shaking): Not strong but definitely long, maybe about a minute. Nerve-racking, as always.
Cuenca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Manta / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Guayaquil (184.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Se sintió fuertemente pero yo creo que fue un poco más fuertemente con el del terremoto para mi parecer fue de 7 (via app)
Guayaquil, Urdesa central (192.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil, Ecuador. / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I woke up to a thunderous roar as then viokent shaking. I rushed to put my shoes on and could see my portable standing fan moving side to side as almost falling over.
Santo Domingo de los Tsáchlas / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It felt hard enough to wake me up and lasted for about a good 3 seconds, shaking from side to side, not up and down.
Olón (160.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ibarra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(166.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Machachi (179.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (317.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaking woke us up!
Fuerte movimiento,susto general (33 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Portoviejo / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Guayaquil / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(200.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Cuenca, Yanuncay (301.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cuenca Ecuador (300.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
San Isidro Via a Salinas (212.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (196.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fuerte que en casa nos despertó a todos (via app)
Guayaquil (192.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintió fuerte y por la hora muy temprano salimos de las casas algunas personas (via app)
Chattanooga Tennessee / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Canoa Manabi Ecuador (30.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Durán (196.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintió un movimiento algo prolongado (via app)

 

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