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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - ECUADOR on Sunday, 3 February 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - ECUADOR on Sunday, 3 February 2019
Feb 3 03:23: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 78.0 to 101.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 3 February 2019 03:03 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 101.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.65°S / 78.44°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (96 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 3 Feb 2019
Sun, 3 Feb 03:03 UTCM 5.0 / 100.8 km- 36km SW of Sucua, EcuadorUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Santo Domingo (280.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt like having a dizzy spell
Cuenca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rochester / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cuenca, Ecuador -- second floor of house / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lying in bed I felt a very light shaking of the bed - not the wall. I felt this twice in a row. I immediately left the house.
Cuenca (21.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Western Cuenca - almost everyone left their apartments... so pretty moderate shaking.
Guayaquil / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Lowe altitude building shaking strongly (3rd floor)
(69.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Guayaquil / MMI IV (Light shaking): Living at 9th floor, was felt more like a wave.
Cuenca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Cuenca, Ecuador / MMI III (Weak shaking): I am on the 5th floor of an apartment complex in Cuenca, Ecuador. For about two seconds the building vibrated. Slight rumble, as if a fleet of trucks went by quickly.
(67.9 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 2 strong jolts followed by lesser shaking. Glass shower doors banged together. 3rd floor.
(73.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cuenca / MMI IV (Light shaking)


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