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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR on Thursday, 12 July 2018
Date & time: Thu, 12 Jul 19:24:26 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.95°S / 91.13°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Sierra Negra (14 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
(1193.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 13 Jul
Fri, 13 Jul 14:30 UTCM 3.1 / 3 km - [info]Sierra Negra (11 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 15 Jul
Sun, 15 Jul 13:35 UTCM 4.1 / 5 km - [info]Sierra Negra (6 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Mon, 16 Jul
Mon, 16 Jul 01:51 UTCM 4.7 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (7 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 16 Jul 03:31 UTCM 4.1 / 6 km - [info]Sierra Negra (5 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 18 Jul
Wed, 18 Jul 17:48 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (6 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 19 Jul
Thu, 19 Jul 06:07 UTCM 3.5 / 6 km - [info]Sierra Negra (3 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Jul 20:59 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (4 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Jul 21:12 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (1 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 20 Jul
Fri, 20 Jul 15:45 UTCM 3.7 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (6 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Jul 16:19 UTCM 3.4 / 2 km - [info]Sierra Negra (7 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 21 Jul
Sat, 21 Jul 16:35 UTCM 4.3 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (4 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 22 Jul
Sun, 22 Jul 19:16 UTCM 4.4 / 5 km - [info]Sierra Negra (8 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
guayaquil / MMI II (Very weak shaking): it was a very small earth quake
Sun, 22 Jul 19:49 UTCM 4.6 / 11 km - [info] (31 km)GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 22 Jul 19:53 UTCM 3.3 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (4 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Tue, 24 Jul
Tue, 24 Jul 10:41 UTCM 3.3 / 1 km - [info]Sierra Negra (4 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Wed, 25 Jul
Wed, 25 Jul 15:47 UTCM 4.9 / 1 km - [info] (31 km)GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 25 Jul 15:54 UTCM 3.0 / 2 km - [info]Sierra Negra (10 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 9 Aug
Thu, 9 Aug 06:06 UTCM 3.7 / 6 km - [info]Sierra Negra (4 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 20 Aug
Mon, 20 Aug 19:07 UTCM 3.2 / 5 km - [info]Sierra Negra (3 km) - Isabela Island, GalapagosGALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR
[Map]
EMSC

 

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