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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Wednesday, 21 December 2016

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 5.5 quake: Near Coast of Ecuador on Mon, 19 Dec 07h11, which had occurred 1 day 18 hours earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.0 to 50.0 km.
Dec 21 01:31: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.0 to 40.0 km.
Dec 21 09:04: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 21 December 2016 01:04 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.95°N / 79.69°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cuicocha (184 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Wed, 21 Dec 01:04 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmNear Coast of EcuadorGFZ
Wed, 21 Dec 01:04 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km- 1km S of Propicia, EcuadorUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Esmeraldas (5.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo (148.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Quito (182.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(186.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)


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