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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 22 February 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Friday, 22 February 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 82.0 to 80.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 22 February 2019 10:40 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.27°S / 79.77°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Chimborazo (139 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 22 Feb 2019
Fri, 22 Feb 10:40 UTCM 5.5 / 82.1 km15km SE of Duran, EcuadorUSGS
Fri, 22 Feb 10:40 UTCM 5.3 / 102.1 kmNear Coast of EcuadorGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Tarapoto / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Guayaquil / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Puerto misahualli / MMI IV (Light shaking): Awoke with bed shaking for approx 30 seconds followed by another shaking lasting another 30 seconds.windows rattling.
(91.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(271 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
El Valle, Ecuador (115.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Santo Domingo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Portoviejo (156.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Cuenca, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): Re-woke us shortly after quake of 7.5. Very light shake.
Cuenca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(13.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(260 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Cuenca, Las Balcones (108.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): ready to flee - imagining it, awaking from sleep, 30 s long
Cuenca (108.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Not as strong as the one from the Amazon 2 hours previously. Rocking of the bed very noticeable, waking us up. No bang or jolt. (via app)
(10.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil, calle Chile 400 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Saraguro (164.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(177.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Cuenca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cuenca / MMI IV (Light shaking): We felt 2 quakes while we were sleeping.
(113.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Pucallpa, PERU (890.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up-I looked at the clock (5:40 local time). It shook for almost a minute.
Ayampe manabi ecuadot / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought it was an aftershock for the previous one on the Ecuador Peru border
Patiala (0 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The windows bangef and thump sound boom
(155.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Nos despertó y estamos atentos a replicas (via app)
Baños / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lighter then the other 2 20 minutes earlier, stil felt the room shocking.
Puyo vía Tarqui (212.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Quito- 6 de diciembre / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was a light shaking at 5:40 am the bed was shaking my kids feel it they came to me asking what happened they was really afraid ohh my god
Tarapoto, Peru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Banos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Guayaquil / MMI VI (Strong shaking): People left the houses and waited on the streets a few minutes. On my house is a little damage on the brickwall.
(115.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Were already awake and up after earlier quakes. Got us back out of the house but not as long and strong as the more distant quakes.
Riobamba (140.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Alausi , Ecuador / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke us up,on the second floor. It was rocking the bed and there was a rattling sound of the furniture. It went strong for more then 15 seconds. No damage on the building and sorounding buildings
Guayaquil (26.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(182.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Mindo / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was shaking noticeably!
MIRAFLORES GUAYAQUIL (24.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): A strong sudden shake came to knock my clock to the floor, freezing its time at 5:37 A.M. when the battery was dislodged. The abrupt force didn't last long as its end turned into gentle waves. Still alarmed by the 1st Earthquake moments earlier, I thought it was an aftershock.
samborodom / MMI V (Moderate shaking): just climbed back into bed and the shaking started again ran down the stairs and stood outside with my neighbors
Guayaquil / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ecuador,Quito / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were the eighth floor and everyone woke up and was afraid because of the length of the earthquake
(121.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Totorococha, Cuenca, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): This is the 4th Earthquake I experienced so far in the past hour. (one is not even listed yet!) This was not as strongly felt as the last 2 in the 7.5 to 7.7 range... Shook my building pretty good, cracks in the walls a little but we are all ok here. Just "shook up".
Quito / MMI III (Weak shaking): The shaking was a bit weaker than the earlier 7.5, and much shorter.
(12.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(24.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(254.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Mindo / MMI VI (Strong shaking): After the first quake which woke us up in our rooftop tent due to the shaking of the whole car, this was a second one slightly shorter but equally intense.
Puerto Cayo, Ecuador / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt it in bed about 20 minutes after the other one. Thought it was an aftershock. It felt the same intensity as the last one.
(14.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Quito / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(15.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Salinas (Santa Elena) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(134.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Quinsaloma (Ecuador) (125 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fue tenebroso (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (Ecuador) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió muy fuerte y el nerviosismo es porque fue en la madrugada (via EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador) (111 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Typical tremors for where we live. (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Horrible esos 3 temblores... (via EMSC)
Quevedo (Ecuador) (142 km N from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento oscilante largo (via EMSC)
Manta (Ecuador) (176 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sige replicas. Sentimos el de Guayas hace unas momentos (via EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador) (110 km SE from epicenter)(no details): All three noticeable earthquakes that have happened in Cuenca in the last eight months were at night. (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): guayas, guayaquil, ecuador (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue bastante fuerte. (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue repentino y se sintio fuerte (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte sismo, nos alertamos, causó temor (via EMSC)
Santo Domingo (Ecuador) (235 km N from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve en Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas se presumia una replica pero esta vez fue en Guayaquil (via EMSC)
Nulti (Ecuador) (115 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Minor compared to the one 20 minutes ago. Only minor shaking and short. (via EMSC)
Cuenca (Ecuador) (113 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Slight movement (via EMSC)
Santa Lucía (Ecuador) (66 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (22 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Este es el segundo se sintio demasiado fuerte en guayaquil (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (15 km W from epicenter)(no details): La batida fue dura (via EMSC)

 

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