Guayaquil / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Canton Quijos, Provincia de Napo, 71 km southeast of San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, on 2020-07-24 11:33:50 -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Jul 16:50 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-07-24 11:33:50
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.57°S / 77.99°W (Canton Quijos, Provincia de Napo, Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Aliso (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Archidona (Napo) (pop: 7,310) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NNW of Tena (Napo) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SSE of Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Latacunga (Cotopaxi) (pop: 51,700) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) ENE of Pujili (Cotopaxi) (pop: 16,200) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SSE of Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) W of Boca Suno (Tena, Orellana) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) NE of Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||10 km||Ecuador - Napo, a 51.73km de Tena||IGEPN|
User reports for this quake (1)
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