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Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - 115km ESE of Palora, Ecuador on Friday, 22 February 2019 - information

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Friday, 22 February 2019

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake  - Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Friday, 22 February 2019
22 Feb 10:23 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 123.0 to 130.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 130.0 to 148.0 km.
Feb 22 10:41: Magnitude recalculated from 7.6 to 7.4.
Feb 22 10:42: Magnitude recalculated from 7.4 to 7.5.
Date & time: Friday, 22 February 2019 10:17 UTC
Magnitude: 7.5
Depth: 148.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.11°S / 76.87°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
130 km (81 mi) SE of Palora (pop: 6,500)
140 km (87 mi) E of Macas (pop: 23,700)
144 km (89 mi) SE of Puyo (pop: 24,900)
148 km (92 mi) NE of Sargento Puño (pop: 100)
150 km (93 mi) NE of Sucúa (pop: 7,400)
183 km (114 mi) S of Puerto Francisco de Orellana (pop: 48,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1016 joules (3117 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.7 x 106 tons of TNT or 167.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 22 Feb 10:17 UTCM 7.5 / 148 kmPeru-Ecuador Border RegionGFZ
Fri, 22 Feb 10:17 UTCM 7.5 / 140 kmPERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGIONEMSC
2019-02-22 05:17:22 -05:00 (22 Feb 10:17:22 UTC)M 7.5 / 132.4 km115km ESE of Palora, EcuadorUSGS

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Montanita. / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up as if in a dream with the bed rolling. Then a little later less rolling.
Montanita. / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up as if in a dream with the bed rolling. Then a little later less rolling.
255.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : We were awaken by this quake as it happened. We were being bounced around in our bed an an old residence turned hotel in the city of Cuenca. It was noticably vertical in the shaking.
gilbert, arizona / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Guasmo Sur (335.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : The bed was shaking, people were outside the houses, because they felt it
guayaquil (345.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Eugenio Espejo y Luis Cordero, Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Long, consistent wave of shaking, with little ebbing. Lasted longer than previous quakes. Doors rattled, artwork shook and kitchen drawers were opened with the force of the shaking.
Machala / not felt : Was asleep.felt second and third
Guayaquil / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cali Colombia (287.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was in bed. Bed was shaking. Door was rattling.
Cuenca Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Almere / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : Gud halp me
Trujillo, Peru / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Guayaquil (337.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Zamora (360 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
kumamoto / not felt
Cuenca, in El Centro / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was in bed asleep, it woke me up but not the dog. shook fairly hard for a couple of minutes and a short time after another one was felt, not as strong as the first
Florida (3669 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Dublin, Ireland / not felt
Cuenca Ecuador (260 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Montanita. / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up as if in a dream with the bed rolling. Then a little later less rolling.
255.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
La Punta, peru / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak shaking, I woke up as felt the boat vibrate
Northwest of Fort Worth Texas (4467.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I am very heavy sleeper but was woken by my bed shaking/vibrating and my dogs were crying/whimpering. I keep bedroom door shut, but dogs were so nervous I had to let them in room and they immediately jumped up on bed and curled up around me before going back to sleep. (Pitbull mix and Bloodhound; both good size dogs) (reported through our app)
El Valle, Ecuador (250.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Santo Domingo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
306.5 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chachapoyas (472.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awaken at night, around 1 min duration
Banos ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Shaking for about a minute .. Intensity remained constant the whole time
Puerto Lopez (442.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Experienced 2. Second one dtronger
Archidona (163.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
140.3 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
253.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
chiclayo (619.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Potrerillos, Cortes, Honduras / not felt
433.3 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
San Fernando, Trinidad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
216.1 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : We jumped out of bed and it wouldn't stop moving (reported through our app)
206.1 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Durán / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Terrible
Cuenca, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Woke us up as building shook.
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Ftom Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, not felt. Ни чего не почувствовал, так как был вне дома, вовремя несмог узнать, так как смартфон был дома на зарядке,)))_!!!
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
328.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santo Domingo de los Colorados (325.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Odd. The bed shook and wobbled,but no sounds from doors or windows, or small objects. (reported through our app)
Tarapoto, San Martin, Peru (479.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : This is not an area where there are earthquakes. Alarmed that the area would shake like it did.
280.3 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Baños (190 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke us up on 5th floor. Windows and doors were shaking
4196.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Manglaralto / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was awoken by the shaking. Dogs were barking. No car alarms. Most of the neighbourhood was awaken by it.
335.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Montañita / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Bogotá Colombia / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Salaverry / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strong enough to wake strong sleepers. Motion was more rolling than shaking. Suspended items out of doors were swaying. Lasted many seconds. Two aftershocks (or one aftershock and the Guayaquil quake) followed within half an hour.
Tena (161.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It woke me up and the table beside my bed was making noise and dogs were barking. It was quite long.
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up to shaking, had never felt an earthquake before so was quite confused and then it hit me. Went downstairs.
207.6 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : we. we're asleep. we wen outside appartment. (reported through our app)
277.8 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
vilcabamba loja (363.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : strong shaking for 30 seconds and one aftershock torch fell off shelf...things fell over
Quito, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : We were sleeping and felt the bed vibrate. We are staying on the 9th floor of apartment.
Olón, Santa Elena (433.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke us up with the shaking of the bed. (reported through our app)
manta / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : It woke me up at 5:25 AM. I was on the 6th level of the 9 story building. Shaking was quite noticeable: the doors & windows were moving within their frames making cracking noise, the floors & walls were shaking. The overall time of the strike was about a minute.
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
GUAYAQUIL5 (336.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Mirador San Jose, Ecuador near Puerto Cayo (445.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Asleep second floor concrete house near beach
326.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Cajamarca / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Cuenca (257.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke from sleep by shaking bed. Seemed to last a lot longer than any earthquakes here in the past year. Headboard rattled and banged against wall. Followed by quick aftershock within 10 minutes that was short. (reported through our app)
Cuenca (252.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Rolling with sideways shaking. Lasted fr about 15 seconds (reported through our app)
Vilcabamba, Ecuador (354 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
364.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
11500 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
La Molina, Lima Peru / Light shaking (MMI IV)
170.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Fue un temblor largo (reported through our app)
3979.2 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Puerto Lopez (432.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Definitely felt it. Woke me up. Sleeping on second floor of hotel in Puerto Lopez. Also felt what I call aftershocks. The bed was shaking but no frames fell from the walls and nothing in our room was broken.
170.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
339.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) (reported through our app)
Cuenca, Av Solano / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke us up, seemed to go on for a long time, with 1 aftershock. Neighborhood quiet. We are on top flr of 6 story condo. No apparent damage.
Cuenca (203.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bahia de Caraquez / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : 1st floor of 7 story concrete building, strong shaking for 15 seconds, followed by 2nd earthquake with 5 seconds shaking. ran butt-naked out of the building. No big damages, but it is still dark.
Oloncito, Santa Elena / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awoken at 523am, 1023hrs UTC.lasted less than 1min. Got ready to exit the building. End of incident.
Salinas, Ecuador (454.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in bed and it started swaying. (reported through our app)
4075.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) (reported through our app)
Salinas, Ecuador (454.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in bed and it started swaying. (reported through our app)
Bogotá, Colombia (816.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Bogotá, Colombia (816.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strongest quake I have felt during my 2 years in Cuenca
432 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : building shook hard for about 15 seconds, ran butt-naked out of the building. Shaking was followed by a 5 second 2nd earthquake. no damages noted yet
Cuenca (255.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Fuerte. Muy fuerte y por estar tan cercanos ambos temblores se sintió como uno solo (reported through our app)
Puyo (143.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It awoke me from my sleep. My house was shaking. Power lines were swinging back and forth.
arapico / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : woke up to shacking
Los Encuentros / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking. Muy fuettr
240.9 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Mindo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woken us up
327.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sleeping when I felt this earthquake and I thought it was longer because I woke up, I usually don't wake up easily
Riobamba / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alausi, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : It woke us up, on the second floor. The bed was shaking and there was a rattling sound of furniture moving. It went strong for more then 15 sec, no damage on the buildings around
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : The shaking of the bed and house woke me up. Then it happened 2 more times for about 5 to 10 seconds.
Quito, Ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My bed shook and the neighborhood dogs began to howl. I wondered if an early bus had shook the house, but I had never noticed that to happen before.
Nallig, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
217.4 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca Ecuador (252.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awakened about 5:20 by significant shaing of 10-story condominium building. Lasted longer than others I've experienced, about two minutes, I'd say. There was a lesser aftershoick about thirty minutes later. About 20 people left the building to go outside in case it got worse.
Cucanama Bajo (356.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 1 minute duration with small aftershocks
Portoviejo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My first earthquake experience. We are on the 5th floor of a 7 story highrise. Many of the locals had gone outside, so we did the same.
Paute/Guachapala area / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Awoke to strong shaking, seemed to go a long time, unable to walk across the floor. Our pool was making waves big enough to splash out.
296.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Guayaquil Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Apparently 2 back to back pretty long and strong enough to wake us and get us outside.
Paute, Ecuador (201.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Skaking bed woke me up. Shaking got bad enough I wondered if I should get up and run away from the building. Lasted for about a minute, then a minute later, it started shaking again, this time for about 30 seconds. Then 13 minutes later, more, but weaker, shaking for about 10 seconds.
Quito, Ecuador (279.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
321.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Macas / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
252.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Wake me up and wife dogs became nervous and scare. There were three Aftershocks. We live in a two story house.
329.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
4634.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Was awaken by the bed moving
Yantzaza, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Trujillo (680.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Gentle rock
Banos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was woke up outta my sleep to the shaking of the hotel we are staying in.
Ambato, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : @ Ambato, Ecuador. Flatten in 1959 by a 6.5 earthquake. Unsettling way to wake up. Didyfeel like 7.5 here. Probably in the 6s range.
Guayaquil Ceibos (341.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Cuenca (267.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awoken by shaking. Did not what to do - first time!! Tourist here in Cuenca!
Ordoñez Lasso y Calle Los Laureles, Cuenca, Ecuad / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : We were in bed on the first floor of a 4-story apartment building. The bed and our building was shaking. We got up and felt a couple more aftershocks. We prepared for evacuation in case needed.
Playa San Jose (449.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Although very short, chimes made noise & pool water moved long after.
Chiclayo northern Peru lambayeque province (609.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 5th floor top floor of my building and we were swaying gently with our terrace patio doors rattling and one other family in the block were trying to decide whether to evacuate. then 3 to 4 minutes later there was a lesser tremor or aftershock.
azogues, ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : At the 9th floor the shaking was felt for more than 4 min with vibration in all horizontal directions. In my area some people went outside for a short time without severe panic.
Lima, Peru / Weak shaking (MMI III)
468.1 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Cuenca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Puerto Cayo, manabi / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed shaking lightly 2 times 520 to 540am
Quevedo, Los Rios / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Vilcabamba, Loja ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil- los vergeles / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Manta / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt the floor move and then the lights flickered and chandeliers were swinging...felt for 45secs to minute
Ecuador,Quito / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : We were the eighth floor and everyone woke up and was afraid because of the length of the earthquake
High rise in Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awakened by jerky movement then swaying sensation. Car alarms went off. Heard something fall in next door apartment.
Cuenca Ecuador / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : It woke us up a drawer open in the kitchen... the lights were swaying ...widows rattling ...
Biblián (234.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
343.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Quito / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Weak shaking but it lasted a long time, at least a full minute. Walls creaked and car alarms set off.
332.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Gayaquil, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking for around 10-12 seconds. 2 aftershocks so far.
Santa Ana, Azuay, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
332.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Puerto Cayo, Ecuador / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Had just woken up and began to feel bed shaking and house rattling. It went on for a while, which is how the big one on the coast started 3 years ago. I finally started to go out of the house when it started subsiding.
Mindo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : We're camping and mindo and our rooftop tent was moving severely two times already waking us up.
tarapoto, peru / Light shaking (MMI IV) : light to moderate. vibrating first then waves. seemed to last a long time.
Salinas, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking woke me up. Since I am right at the ocean front, I got up and went to look at the tides. It’s high tide and water did not go out. So I was not worried.
Oloncito, ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gualaceo / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Everything shaking
quito ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Ambato, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Awakened from sleep at a hotel in ambato, i am here in a medical mission, i have never before experienced an earthquake and thought maybe someone in a hotel room above was having a romantic moment
Canoa / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Never been in a earthquake before first time experience. Was woken up couldn’t believe it. Hotel staff imidietly ivacuadated us.
Canoa, Manabi, Ecuador (436.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the rolling & tremors. Creaking near Windows.
Chachapoyas / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guamote / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
615.3 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I am staying at the Hotel Casa Adina in Chiclayo,Peru. The earthquake woke me up and my bed was shaking. They did not evacuate the hotel. No alarms. I went down stairs and staff said everything was fine.
guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Malacatos (353.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Canoa - Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up. Dogs were barking.
Montanita / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The bed was shaking and building was creaking
220.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : This came at about 5:45 am after the stringer one. It lasted 5 seconds with mild shaking.front of park Del Cristo Rey. 3rd floor of building
Nearby los encuentros (259.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Quito Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Montanita (429.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Miguel Heredia (229.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Vilcabamba / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Didn't wake me until nearly over as I clocked 5:19. Headboard knocked against the wall and bed moving but that's it. Felt an aftershock a few minutes ago. Nothing fell off shelves.
San Gabriel de Chaucha, Ecuador (298.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
285 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
414.8 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Nos despertó a todos en casa (reported through our app)
Puerto lópez Ecuador (447.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Just woke up in Puerto López because my bed was shaking. Twice already. But not very strong.
Cuenca, Zona rosa / Light shaking (MMI IV)
191.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Riobamba (205.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
356.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Sismo se sintió muy fuerte. (reported through our app)
Cuenca (255.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Machala, El Oro, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong hotel shaking downtown Machala. People running to get out. A few aftershocks so far with the first one quite strong.
335.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : On the 6th floor of the Sheraton hotel. Shaking woke us up, seemed to last at least 30 seconds. There was an aftershock about 15 minutes later that felt stronger but only lasted 5 seconds or less.
191.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
368.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Riobamba (205.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Nos despertó y la agitación fue larga (reported through our app)
MIRAFLORES GUAYAQUIL (341.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : On this day and time, when I asked God where in tarnation was he to help stop those who deprive my children's of their Human Rights, no sooner than I thought it, the building began to shake... Earthquake! It was light but scary to those who live by corruption in this country.
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Durán, Guayaquil Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Olon / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Alausí / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Bed shaking very hard. Woke me up.
Riobamba ec (192.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Woke me up rattling windows.
Canoa, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt in Canoa, slight rocking of the hostel and earth
453.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : In Olon Ecuador. feeling aftershocks, wekaish
Riobamba / Light shaking (MMI IV)
433.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Standort: Canoa Leichtes Schütteln im oberen Stockwerk
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Vilcabamba Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was lying awake in bed in the dark and felt the house shaking strongly for a good 25/30 seconds
ecuador / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Riobamba / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
salinas (451.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ambato Tungurahua Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cienca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Ocurred early AM. Rumbling continued for several seconds. Longer than prior experience here in Cuenca. Two after shicks, one, the largest, just minutes ago. We are in a six story building. Abd were awakended by the first imcident. People left their homes and were on tje street. Property manager made a cursory inspection of building and indicated no damage visible.
Cuenca, Primero de Mayo & Las Ameericas / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up. I could hear a few things shake in my kitchen cupboard. The second movement about 5 min. Later felt stronger.
Macas, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Very strong. Things fell from shelves and shook for 45 seconds felt one after shock 10 minutes after. Live 14km outside Macas Ecuador.
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woken out of sleep, window rattling and bed shaking
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Thought I was on an old hotel vibrating massage bed. 5 story building so definately a little concerned
278.5 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Cuenca Ecuador (260 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Lubbock Texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very light smoth roll. Almost thought it was something passing the house. I can't believe it's from this event, but it must be. Others in Texas felt this also.
Puerto malabrigo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ayampe Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Quito / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guayaquil, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Vilcabamba, EC / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Everyone awakened from sleep. Light poles swayed for almost a full minute
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Started slowly and built up to moderate shaking then back down over a period of what seemed like 5 minutes. Small aftershock around 5:44.
712.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke up building evidently, about 1:30minute of movement - end of quake was more violent with more noise from building movement and people getting worried.
Piura peru / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
guayquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santo Domingo, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Lying in bed and using my phond, already awakened by the previous earthquake, I felt my bed shake. This time for a lesser time than the last.
Mira flores (1119.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : In bed, felt building shake
Salinas (456.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador (135.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Muy fuerte (reported through our app)
Cuenca Ecuador / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : 2 minutes strong shaking and 1 aftershock very strong just now
Arenillas / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Quinara, Ecuador - Noise and house shaking woke me / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
433.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : About a 20 second rumble, now feeling the aftershocks.
Olon (435.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Salinas / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Guayaquil (339.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
208 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Zipaquirá Colombiana / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
266.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Malacatos, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Fairly long duration woke us up and kept on going animals were frightened
Lima, mira flores / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : In bed felt the tremor 0520am
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Ist had Shaken Dir 30 seconds. After 20 minutes it was a Second one we felt.
708.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Puerto Lopez / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My hotel room was Shakti and I quickly realized it was a quake. I was worried about a tsunami. Oh another one is happening now.
455.4 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Iquitos (436.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : We felt hotel building shaking, swaying.
Manta / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Knocked out the grout in the shower stall
Manta, Ecuador (447 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was asleep and woke up right before I felt it. I sleep on a top bunk and was wondering why the bed was shaking for a good few seconds. Maybe 10 or 15 seconds or so went by? It was really freaky cause I thought someone was literally shaking the bed pretty hard and no one was there.
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I woke up. Long shaking.
Salinas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me out of a sleep.
Yunguilla Valley / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It seem to last longer than most past experiences with a slight rattle in windows again as an after shock. Up already for the day so did not wake us up. First time felt the need to go outside.
Portoviejo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was woken by light shaking
340.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
252.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woken by gentle swaying indoors
227 km W of epicenter [Map] / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Bed shaking
1109.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : 0520am in lima
San vicsnte / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Laters Lasted 15 seconds
253.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woken building (4th floor of 7 floors new building) shaking considerably for some time.2 minutes or so maybe. Nothing fallen broken. Animals dogs birds all disturbed noisy.
Quito / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Vilcabamba / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca (255.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Olón / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Baños de Ambato / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Baños / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking of our room for a few seconds
loja (352.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Guayaquil (299.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
337.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was sleeping on the third floor and the whole building shook and woke me and my family up.
Machala / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
guayas (331 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Los movimientos fueron de forma larga y pausada
Baños Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador (143.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Puerto Lopez / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke from sleep. Bed was shaking
iquitos / Light shaking (MMI IV) : building shook foe about 30 seconds
372 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
La Armenia, Quito (271.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak shaking felt inside the house at ground level, lasted a long time
Santo Domingo, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was sleeping.30 minutes before my alarm went off, I felt as if someone was shaking me awake. I opened my eyes to find no one...but my bed was shaking. I listened, and it realized it was an earthquake. The windows in thw living room were also rattling. It was mild but it went on for a long time. It felt as if there were multiple earthquakes, lying on my bed it felt likd it moved 3 times. Just as I thought it was stopping the bed would move again. It must be quite far from the epicentre because
Cotacachi / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Very light shaking 5:20am Cotacachi! Friday
Cuenca 5:15am (275.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : the longest earthquake in Cuenca in 7 years ... about 15 seconds.
Guayaquil / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mindo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Uzhupud near Paute / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Chachapoyas / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Chordeleg, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My wife was awakened at ~5:17am on 3rd floor of older hotel by rattling windows. We could feel the building sway and hear car alarms going off outside. Many other hotel patrons and the hotel owner were awakened and left their rooms to talk to one another.
Fort Worth TX / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My wife felt bed move slightly. She asked me if I felt anything but I I did not feel it. Then aabout 10 minutes later the earthquake report hit my phone. Wow
Ayampe / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca. West side of city near Estadio de la Liga / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me. Mattresses shaking, doors rattled making moderate noise. Upset my dog a lot.
Cuenca (257.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Vilcabamba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Very jiggly, lasted nearly two minutes
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
357 km N of epicenter [Map] / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Vilcabamba / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cuenca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Miraflores, Lima, Peru / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I live on the 15th floor of a building and felt a light rolling shaking. The doors swung in their door frames lightly.
Lacatunga / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Olón, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cuenca, Ecuador (250.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woken up just after 5 am. Long persistent shaking, few objects fell to the floor. Our home has over-sized anti seismic pillars set much deeper than code. the one time in 11 years living in the house that I felt it wise to exit the house till the danger passed. map showed epicenter took place in Amazon jungle area.
Cañar, Cañar (266.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cuenca, EC / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong and long with aftershock within 2 minutes.
Mindo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca (253.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chiclayo, Peru / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil (335.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Pillaro / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was awakened by the shaking and the sounds of things moving
Vilcabamba / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Sucua / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil, Ecuador Airport / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was at the Guayaquil airport when I felt the tremor, this was my first experience feeling the earthquake I was very scared. I hope I never have to experience anything like this. M7.6
Baños / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Salinas, Santa Elena (20.3 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : This was a very strong earthquake that lasted a long time, it seemed to go on for a couple minutes. It was a rolling movement as well as a shaking back and forth, east to west, motion. Nothing was damaged in my apartment, except maybe the walls, stucco. People were screaming, some ran outside. Woke everyone up in the building.
Manta Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Awakened from sleep, light fixtures shaking but no window rattling
340.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Ambato / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Enough to make me wake up and question if the bed was shaking or not. Then continue to question as I rode the wave.
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Quito / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
335 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaking woke me up and seemed to go on for 30 seconds or more. Some people evacuated nearby buildings
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Thought wind was rattling doors until I fleet the floor moving and chandelier swinging.
Ayampe / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Banos / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
254.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lima peru / Weak shaking (MMI III)
sanborodom Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : very unsettling. woke up to light shaking for 15seconds and then intense
190.1 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
441.4 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was in the bed but awaek. Suddenly I though I was on a Shop. After maybe 5 to 10 seconds that swinging ends. My heart was shacking because I though it could even get more.
Montañita / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Fruta del Norte camp / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Manta (456.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chunchi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Piura / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca (275.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Woke up in a strong shaking and struggled to get up out of bed to get family
Piura, Peru / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My first Ecuadorian Earthquake, but the apartment kinda rolled under my feet - the house shook moderately. It woke up all my friends, and my family here as well. We felt it for a good two minutes or so.
Manta (450.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El tambo, cañar, ecuador (242.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Tonsupa ecuador / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca, Ecuador (257.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me up. Building moving back a forth
Loja / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Mild shaking
Quito / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Manta, manabi, ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Quito, sector bellavista (278.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Was in the middle of sleeping when I wake up from a sudden but minor form of discomfort mainly instigated by these small 'creaking' sounds that my building tends to make when there is a earthquake/tremor taking place. For confirmation I additionally felt my bed vibrate from side to side slightly but for a abnormally longer period of time.
Zamora, ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strongest I've ever felt, woke up while community
Cuenca / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Very afraid
Quito (278.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Tunas Puerto Lopez (444.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
414.8 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Puyo Pastaza Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I woke up a couple minutes before I felt the shaking. The house was swaying slightly, windows were rattling. It lasted less than a minute, then a second shorter, lighter shaking happened a few minutes later.
Ayampe (440.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Woke by my bed shaking
CUENCA / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Pacasmayo, Peru / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guayaquil (284.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : House shook for at least ten seconds - woke me up out of sleep.
Ayangue in the Santa Helena Peninsula (Ecuador) (466.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
314.6 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Uzhupud, Paute, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Seemed to last quite long. The whole house rattled and shook for what felt like almost a minute. Light aftershocks a couple of minutes later.
Rio Verde, Tungurahua / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Building swayed for about a full minute.
314.3 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Dormia y se sintio, fuerte la cama se movia,unos familiares en pasaje lo sintieron mas fuerte y duro más (reported through our app)
272.6 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
255 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Quito / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Iwas lying in bed and the bed was shaking.
Cajamarca Peru / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke up in cajamarca Peru and ground continued to move light shake for up to 45 seconds
Riobamba / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Cuenca (255.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Quito (278.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Pucallpa, Peru / Weak shaking (MMI III) : woke me from bed, bed was moving
Gualaceo / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cueva Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Cuenca third floor condominium across from Cristo Rey park Shaking . Lasted nearly a minute , strong.
Cuenca, General Torres str. / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Guayaquil / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Probably close to 10 swconds of shaking, with an aftershock.
Salinas (Santa Elena) / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Misahualli / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santo Domingo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Cuenca (271.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Woke me up from a deep sleep--all dogs in the area barking and howling
Vilcabamba ecuador / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Woke us up Whole house and bedroom shaking for a while
cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Iquitos / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up due to it.
Cosanga / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Long temblor
Banos / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cuenca Ecuador near university / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Laying in bed and everything started shaking. Ran outside with wife and fence trees and powder poles were shaking
Cuenca Ecuador (255.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
248.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guayaquil centro / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mancora / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Quito (269.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Baños / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
431.3 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Shock.. Not yet near but like that. (reported through our app)
Tena, Napo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Loja / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca (292.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was sleeping and woke up as soon as it started, my parents woke up too. It was so scary!
Cuenca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
341 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
274.8 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Landangui malacatos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Olon ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Vilcabamba, Ecuador / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
261 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Paita / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
344.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Chachapoyas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
340.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
335.1 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Latacunga / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Quito (294.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuenca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
235.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : EXTREMADAMENTE FUERTE (reported through our app)
708.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
254.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Quito / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Lima / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Quito / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sleeping and felt my bed shaking
Baeza / Weak shaking (MMI III)
333.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Guayaquil (336 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Santo Domingo Norte (Dominican Republic, 2414 km N of epicenter) : Très fort et répétitif (reported through EMSC)
Santo Domingo (Ecuador, 337 km NW of epicenter) : Largo pero no tan fuerte. Me despertó el temblor al escuchar el ruido de los vidrios (reported through EMSC)
Los Lojas (Ecuador, 326 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte la weá no se cayó nada pero fue muy largo en duración. Saludos (reported through EMSC)
Tarifa (Ecuador, 322 km W of epicenter) : Fue durisima esa hdva (reported through EMSC)
Gualaceo (Ecuador, 217 km SW of epicenter) : Fue heavy (reported through EMSC)
Iquitos (Peru, 452 km SE of epicenter) : This was a big scare (reported through EMSC)
Los Olivos (Peru, 1088 km S of epicenter) : Largo y suave, duracion de 7 segundos aproximadamente (reported through EMSC)
Puerto Lopez (Ecuador, 431 km W of epicenter) : Tassen und Lampen bewegen sich. Das Haus schwingt (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 328 km W of epicenter) : fue bastante largo en duración, la tierra oscilaba bastante (reported through EMSC)
Milagro (Ecuador, 289 km W of epicenter) : Fueron momentos de mucho nerviosismo en todo el territorio ecuatoriano (reported through EMSC)
Manizales (Colombia, 812 km N of epicenter) : Felt the Earthquakes from Peru in Manizales Colombia (reported through EMSC)
Trujillo (Peru, 700 km S of epicenter) : unmistakeable but not strong. woke the cat up that's all. (reported through EMSC)
Vilcabamba (Ecuador, 349 km SW of epicenter) : Clock said 5:20am. The rumbling went on for quite a bit then quiet and then rumbled again all within a minute. Followed by an aftershock which I also felt coming and then it rumbled for a smaller amount of time. No damage. (reported through EMSC)
Montecristi (Ecuador, 438 km W of epicenter) : Just another day... (reported through EMSC)
Portoviejo (Ecuador, 407 km W of epicenter) : Sentido en Portoviejo (reported through EMSC)
Portoviejo (Ecuador, 404 km W of epicenter) : Demoro (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 328 km W of epicenter) : HAD 3 MOVE (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 328 km W of epicenter) : macas, morona santiago, ecuador (reported through EMSC)
Nueva Loja (Ecuador, 247 km N of epicenter) : Fuerte sismo de larga duración fue en aumento (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 239 km W of epicenter) : Lasted a lot longer than any prior earthquakes. Seemed like 30 seconds, but probably less than that. Occurred early in the morning and most people were awoken by it.some people left the building. Two after shocks in first hour after initial quake. Second was much stronger than first aftershock. Dog cried during initial quake. No apparent damage to six story building with 50 condos and a few offices on the ground floor. (reported through EMSC)
Chachapoyas (Peru, 464 km S of epicenter) : Se sintió muy fuerte y bastante prolongado.. Aun se siente como réplicas. (reported through EMSC)
Manta (Ecuador, 439 km W of epicenter) : The movement woke us up from sleep. There was noise of the glass doors in the shower. (reported through EMSC)
Anconcito (Ecuador, 434 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió moderadamente fuerte en la costa como para estremecer las casas (reported through EMSC)
Puerto de Cayo (Ecuador, 428 km W of epicenter) : It woke me up from sleep (reported through EMSC)
General Villamil (Ecuador, 384 km W of epicenter) : Entire concrete house shaking, bed wobbling. (reported through EMSC)
Loja (Ecuador, 324 km SW of epicenter) : Woke me up and still feeling aftershocks (reported through EMSC)
Tarifa (Ecuador, 322 km W of epicenter) : Replica mas fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Tarifa (Ecuador, 321 km W of epicenter) : Another oneStrong (reported through EMSC)
Ibarra (Ecuador, 303 km NW of epicenter) : Duration from. 5h19 to 5h22... objects shaking like paintings, bed, chandelier... (reported through EMSC)
Cumbaratza (Ecuador, 295 km SW of epicenter) : Outside of Zamora Ecuadorand felt like a bear or other large animal was under my bed and trying to stand up. Lasted for a very long time (reported through EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador, 272 km NW of epicenter) : Réplica (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 243 km W of epicenter) : Nuevamente, fuerte pero corto (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 239 km W of epicenter) : It seemed to subside and then started shaking again. (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 239 km W of epicenter) : Lasted a long time. (reported through EMSC)
Macas (Ecuador, 128 km W of epicenter) : Duration seemed fairly long. (reported through EMSC)
Bogotá, D.C. (Colombia, 811 km N of epicenter) : Largo temblor pero leve-medio sentido en Bogotá (reported through EMSC)
Manta (Ecuador, 450 km W of epicenter) : Very strong and long rumble felt in Manta, current aftershocks.. (reported through EMSC)
Portoviejo (Ecuador, 415 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Machala (Ecuador, 365 km W of epicenter) : Temblor largo. (reported through EMSC)
Malacatos (Ecuador, 352 km SW of epicenter) : Was asleep in bed, the building shakes for about 1-2 minutes with the shaking growing in strength. Guess about a 4 but as I'm in Vilcabamba I guess its a big one a few hundred kms away as we don't get earthquakes here. Still dark outside so can't see any damage but don't expect to see any anything (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 345 km W of epicenter) : It started soft, bit lasted long, about 15 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 339 km W of epicenter) : En Guayaquil se sintió fuerte a las 05:19 (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 339 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte el temblor (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 335 km W of epicenter) : En guayaquil se sintio largo aunque no con Tanta fuerza en la zona donde vivo (reported through EMSC)
Tarifa (Ecuador, 331 km W of epicenter) : Strong lasted more than one minute oscillatory motion (reported through EMSC)
Tarifa (Ecuador, 331 km W of epicenter) : Strong lasted more than one minute oscillatory motion (reported through EMSC)
Santo Domingo (Ecuador, 327 km NW of epicenter) : Larga duración en Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas (reported through EMSC)
Eloy Alfaro (Ecuador, 325 km W of epicenter) : Fue bien fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Eloy Alfaro (Ecuador, 324 km W of epicenter) : Fuerte sismo se sintió en Durán el recreo (reported through EMSC)
Cotacachi (Ecuador, 307 km NW of epicenter) : Knew there had been a tremor, went on line to get the info. Mainly for me the light fixtures were swaying. (reported through EMSC)
Quito (Ecuador, 277 km NW of epicenter) : Quito fue largo movimiento ondulatorio (reported through EMSC)
Nayón (Ecuador, 272 km NW of epicenter) : Just felt slow movements (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 253 km W of epicenter) : Muy fuerte (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 253 km W of epicenter) : A good 30 second shake (reported through EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador, 250 km W of epicenter) : This is the 4th in the three years that I have lived here in Ecuador. It is the strongest since the May 2016 quake. They are always scary. (reported through EMSC)
Ricaurte (Ecuador, 245 km W of epicenter) : Demasiado fuerte en Cuenca (reported through EMSC)
Nulti (Ecuador, 240 km W of epicenter) : Lasting quite a while. (reported through EMSC)
Nulti (Ecuador, 239 km W of epicenter) : Strong rattling of our windows woke us up. Continued for quite some time. Outside, trees and power lines were swaying. Our dog was scared. (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 7.5 quake: Peru-Ecuador Border Region, 22 Feb 2019 10:17

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (285 quakes):
  • 12 Oct 2020 23:09 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    119 km (74 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 12 Oct 2020 06:42 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    103 km (64 mi) depth
    |
    339 km (210 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 11 Oct 2020 19:32 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    184 km (115 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 10 Oct 2020 17:04 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    65 km (40.4 mi) depth
    |
    297 km (184 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 09 Oct 2020 03:09 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    48 km (29.8 mi) depth
    |
    333 km (207 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 07 Oct 2020 09:57 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    137 km (85.1 mi) depth
    |
    101 km (63 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 07 Oct 2020 07:52 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    178 km (110.6 mi) depth
    |
    137 km (85 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 04 Oct 2020 19:34 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    238 km (148 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 04 Oct 2020 19:33 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    36 km (22.4 mi) depth
    |
    327 km (203 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 03 Oct 2020 06:08 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    202 km (125 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 03 Oct 2020 00:11 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    184 km (115 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 02 Oct 2020 11:30 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    191 km (119 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 30 Sep 2020 00:46 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    78 km (48.5 mi) depth
    |
    218 km (136 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 27 Sep 2020 12:09 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    169 km (105 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • 25 Sep 2020 14:19 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    118 km (73.3 mi) depth
    |
    95 km (59 mi) distance
    | IGP | Details
  • 24 Sep 2020 17:53 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    144 km (90 mi) distance
    | IGEPN | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Friday, 22 February 2019
    Hint: Click on Date/Time to show latest first
  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 31 Jan 1906 15:36
    | 8.8 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    115 years ago
    |
    440km / 273mi
    | 1906 Ecuador-Colombia Earthquake
  • 17 Oct 1966 21:42
    | 8.1 |
    40km / 25mi
    |
    54 years ago
    |
    963km / 599mi
    | Near the Coast of Central Peru
  • 31 Jul 1970 17:08
    | 8.0 |
    645km / 401mi
    |
    50 years ago
    |
    486km / 302mi
    | Colombia
  • 31 May 1970 20:23
    | 7.9 |
    45km / 28mi
    |
    50 years ago
    |
    813km / 505mi
    | Near the Coast of Northern Peru
  • 17 Jan 1922 03:50
    | 7.9 |
    475km / 295mi
    |
    99 years ago
    |
    616km / 383mi
    | Northern Peru
  • 16 Apr 2016 23:58
    | 7.8 |
    19.2km / 11.9mi
    |
    5 years ago
    |
    439km / 273mi
    | - 27km SSE of Muisne, Ecuador
  • 14 May 1942 02:13
    | 7.8 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    79 years ago
    |
    414km / 257mi
    | Ecuador
  • 12 Dec 1979 07:59
    | 7.7 |
    24km / 15mi
    |
    41 years ago
    |
    497km / 309mi
    | Near the Coast of Ecuador (Colombia)
  • 09 Nov 1963 21:15
    | 7.6 |
    591km / 367mi
    |
    57 years ago
    |
    982km / 610mi
    | Peru-Brazil Border Region
  • 20 Nov 1960 22:01
    | 7.6 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    60 years ago
    |
    686km / 426mi
    | Near the Coast of Northern Peru
  • Show all

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