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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Thursday, 16 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Peru-Ecuador Border Region on Thursday, 16 May 2019
Date & time: Thu, 16 May 04:04:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 125.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.25°S / 76.72°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (182 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 16 May 2019
Thu, 16 May 04:04 UTCM 4.8 / 145 kmPeru-ecuador Border RegionEMSC
Thu, 16 May 04:04 UTCM 5.1 / 96.7 kmPeru-Ecuador Border RegionGeoAu
Thu, 16 May 04:04 UTCM 4.8 / 137.4 km135km E of Macas, EcuadorUSGS
Thu, 16 May 04:04 UTCM 4.9 / 133.8 kmPeru-Ecuador Border RegionGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Cuenca / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Third floor building. Last a few seconds - very short but building did sway slightly and I heard rattling sound from another area of apartment. It woke me.
(351.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Nos encontrábamos en el segundo nivel de un edificio y se sintió el movimiento leve y se movieron las lamparas (via app)
Cuenca, ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was lying in bed asleep. The bed moved a bit.
Cuenca (266.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Barely felt it at all. On a lower floor.
Cuenca, Ecuador / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Was in bedroom and masterbath glass shower doors began to shake. Lasted a few seconds.
(351.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (329 km W from epicenter)(no details): Leve (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (328 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy imperceptible (via EMSC)
Guayaquil (Ecuador) (325 km W from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió de forma moderada en Guayaquil (via EMSC)
Baños de Agua Santa (Ecuador) (186 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Baños de agua santa ha sentido (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 22 May 2019
Wed, 22 May 20:49 UTCM 4.0 / 92 km - [info]Peru-ecuador Border Region
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC

 

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