Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - 37 km north of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on 2020-03-31 12:14:42 -

Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - 37 km north of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on 2020-03-31 12:14:42

Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 45 km depth

31 Mar 17:18 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 3 minutes.
Mar 31 17:20: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.7.
Mar 31 17:22: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 44.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 44.0 to 45.0 km.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2020 17:14:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-31 12:14:42
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.88°S / 79.98°W (Canton Daule, Provincia del Guayas, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Chimborazo (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NNW of El Triunfo (Cantón Daule, Guayas) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) E of Lomas de Sargentillo (Guayas) (pop: 7,540) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Pedro Carbo (Guayas) (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Samborondon (Guayas) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Duran (Guayas) (pop: 167,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Yaguachi Nuevo (San Jacinto de Yaguachi, Guayas) (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SW of Vinces (Los Ríos) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of San Francisco de Milagro (Guayas) (pop: 133,500) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SW of San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.645 kmEcuador - Guayas, a 2.43km de DauleIGEPN
3.730 kmEcuadorEMSC

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