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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION on Monday, 18 September 2017
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.65°S / 77.79°W
Nearest volcano: Sangay
Primary data source: EMSC
Date & time: Mon, 18 Sep 03:16:55 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Sun, 1 Oct|
|Sun, 1 Oct 19:05 UTC||M 4.5 / 75 km - [info]|| (297 km)||NORTHERN PERU||[Map]||EMSC|
|Fri, 13 Oct|
|Fri, 13 Oct 12:27 UTC||M 3.8 / 12 km - [info]|| (113 km)|| PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Sat, 21 Oct|
|Sat, 21 Oct 04:00 UTC||M 3.7 / 10 km - [info]|| (252 km)||NORTHERN PERU||[Map]||EMSC|
|Sat, 4 Nov|
|Sat, 4 Nov 09:01 UTC||M 4.1 / 43.8 km - [info]|| (281 km)||- 122km SE of Yantzaza, Ecuador||[Map]||USGS|
|Sat, 18 Nov|
|Sat, 18 Nov 04:23 UTC||M 5.5 / 35 km - [info]|| (175 km)|| Peru||[Map]||IGP|
|Guayaquil (93 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): No fué en Perú, sino en Ecuador (via app)|
|Loja Ecuador / not felt: My friends please you should considerate that that earthquake was in Ecuador |
|Sat, 18 Nov 04:23 UTC||M 5.1 / 10 km - [info]|| (143 km)||Near Coast of Ecuador||[Map]||GFZ|
|Cuenca ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke me up, like my bed was shaking. Was stronger and longer shake than the one in the morning|
|puerto ayora, santa cruz / not felt|
|Riobamba (151.9 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)|
|Girón (Ecuador) (65 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt it in three phases, with the middle phase being the most dramatic. (via EMSC)|
|Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Ecuador) (289 km N from epicenter)(no details): Muy l eve el movimiento. Ocurrió 100km más al sureste que el de 5.8 que se registró en la mañana en Guayaquil (via EMSC)|
|Loja (Ecuador) (138 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up! (via EMSC)|
|Read all reports|
|Sat, 18 Nov 07:22 UTC||M 3.8 / 4 km - [info]|| (260 km)|| PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Mon, 20 Nov|
|Mon, 20 Nov 15:24 UTC||M 3.6 / 105 km - [info]|| (150 km)|| PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Mon, 20 Nov 15:46 UTC||M 3.7 / 10 km - [info]|| (235 km)||NORTHERN PERU||[Map]||EMSC|
|Sun, 17 Dec|
|Sun, 17 Dec 06:25 UTC||M 4.0 / 55 km - [info]|| (130 km)|| PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Thu, 21 Dec|
|Thu, 21 Dec 00:44 UTC||M 3.5 / 10 km - [info]|| (154 km)|| PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Tue, 2 Jan|
|Tue, 2 Jan 04:26 UTC||M 3.5 / 10 km - [info]|| (178 km)||NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR||[Map]||EMSC|
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