Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Off Coast of Ecuador, a 63.98km de Manta on Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 3.0 to 4.0 km.
Local time at epicenter:
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.65°S / 81.19°W
Nearest volcano: Quilotoa
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011
joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Tuesday, 30 June 2020 21:28 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 30 Jun 2020|
|Tue, 30 Jun 21:28 UTC||M 4.2 / 3 km||Off Coast Of Ecuador||EMSC|
"I felt it" reports:
Santa Marianita, Manta / not felt
Ayampe / MMI III (Weak shaking)
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