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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Ecuador on Saturday, 16 September 2017
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
Wolvega, Netherland (9755.5 km NE from epicenter) / not felt
Guayaquil / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was a swinging shake that woke me up 4:28 a.m., October 7th, according to my clock. It woke me up and lasted several seconds. It might have seem longer since this is an antisismic building.However I could tell from the noise and duration that it was a quake and not a truck passing by.
letu (227.2 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Era muy temprano como las 4:26 pero se movió todo, por suerte pasó rapido (via app)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (229 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fue una sacudida leve pero desperto a todos eb casa. (via EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador) (183 km SW from epicenter)(no details): i felt like we dropped (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (229 km W from epicenter)(no details): Despertó a muchos en sus casas y en edificios. Se sintió fuerte y duró más de lo habitual. (via EMSC)
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