Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 29 km southwest of Manta, Manabí, Ecuador, on 2020-02-06 19:30:12 -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
7 Feb 00:36 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Feb 2020 00:30:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-06 19:30:12
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.1°S / 80.93°W (South Pacific Ocean, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Manta (pop: 183,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Sucre (24 de Mayo) (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Santa Ana (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Bahia de Caraquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Calceta (Bolivar) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (105 mi) NW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) WSW of San Francisco de Quito (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||Near Coast of Ecuador, a 28.08km de Manta||IGEPN|
|3.6||5 km||Near Coast Of Ecuador||EMSC|
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