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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 10 November 2017

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 10 November 2017
10 Nov 07:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Nov 10 07:25: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 26.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 10 November 2017 06:56 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.24°S / 80.44°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Sucre (pop: 15,300)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Santa Ana (pop: 12,800)
20 km (12 mi) NE of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
43 km (27 mi) SE of Manta (pop: 183,200)
123 km (76 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
178 km (111 mi) SW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 10 Nov 06:56 UTCM 4.4 / 26 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC
2017-11-10 01:56:42 -05:00 (10 Nov 06:56:42 UTC)M 4.4 / 26.1 km- 2km NNW of Sucre, EcuadorUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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Guayaquil (125.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Portoviejo.. Manabi (20.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Se sintio muy fuerte. Creo q todo Manabi lo sintio. Sobre todo este. Él anterior no (reported through our app)
Bahia de Caraquez, Manabi, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : On 3rd floor of bamboo house right on coast. House shook for a good 25 seconds, woke me up, alarmed enough to get out of bed and start to leave the building.
Crucita (41.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Manta / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was my first so a strange experience
Manta (40 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Portoviejo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bahía de Caráquez (Ecuador, 68 km N of epicenter) : Mild (reported through EMSC)
Manta (Ecuador, 42 km NW of epicenter) : Fueron 2 leves y un remezon fuerte (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 10 November 2017

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