Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Esmeraldas, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador, on 2020-07-09 00:10:58 -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Esmeraldas, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador, on 2020-07-09 00:10:58

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 9 km depth

9 Jul 05:32 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Jul 2020 05:10:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-09 00:10:58
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.85°N / 79.8°W (Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Cuicocha (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) SW of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of Muisne (Esmeraldas) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) NNW of Rosa Zarate (Esmeraldas) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NNE of Pedernales (Manabí) (pop: 5,980) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) WSW of San Lorenzo de Esmeraldas (San Lorenzo) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) NNW of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) N of Chone (Manabí) (pop: 44,800) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) NNE of Caracas (Cantón Sucre, Manabí) (pop: 37,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) NW of San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) WNW of Ibarra (Imbabura) (pop: 133,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.49 kmEcuador - Esmeraldas, a 5.62km de AtacamesIGEPN
2.49 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

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