Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 31 March 2019 at 07:28 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.2 quake Near Coast of Ecuador 31 March 07:04 UTC, which had occurred 25 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Near Coast of Ecuador on Sunday, 31 March 2019 at 07:28 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 18 km depth

31 Mar 07:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Mar 31 07:45: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 18.0 km.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2019 07:28:50 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.84°S / 80.69°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Chimborazo (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) SW of Paján (Pajan) (pop: 9,180)
50 km (31 mi) NE of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
51 km (32 mi) W of Pedro Carbo (pop: 23,400)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
91 km (57 mi) SW of Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
98 km (61 mi) S of Manta (pop: 183,200)
98 km (61 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
748 km (465 mi) SW of Cali (Colombia) (pop: 2,392,900)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.218 kmNear Coast of EcuadorGFZ
M 5.34 kmNear Coast of Ecuador, a 36.24km de La LibertadIGEPN
M 5.264 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC
M 5.130 kmNear Coast of EcuadorGeoAu
M 5.133 km34km NNE of Santa Elena, EcuadorUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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ManAbi montecristi (152.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Fue un poquito fuerte
Olon / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Mirador San Jose, near Manta, Manabi, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
179.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Nayón (Ecuador, 324 km NE of epicenter) : Aftershock to recent earthquake? (reported through EMSC)
Canoa (Ecuador, 169 km N of epicenter) : 4th separate movement within past 30min or so. Canoa, Ecuador. (reported through EMSC)
Santo Domingo (Ecuador, 255 km NE of epicenter) : Se sintio hasta Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas... leve (reported through EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador, 92 km E of epicenter) : Algo fuerte el temblor (reported through EMSC)
Manglaralto (Ecuador, 15 km NW of epicenter) : Short. Noisy. (reported through EMSC)
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