Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 9km ENE of Alausi, Ecuador on Tuesday, 19 September 2017
19 Sep 14:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 56 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-09-19 07:48:28 -05:00
Depth: 112.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.1725°S / 78.7564°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Licto (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Alausí (pop: 14,300)
48 km (30 mi) NE of Cañar (pop: 9,900)
57 km (35 mi) SW of Riobamba (pop: 124,500)
86 km (53 mi) NE of Cuenca (pop: 277,000)
126 km (78 mi) E of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
180 km (112 mi) NE of Machala (pop: 198,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2017-09-19 07:48:28 -05:00 (19 Sep 12:48:28 UTC)||M 4.4 / 112.6 km||- 9km ENE of Alausi, Ecuador||USGS|
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