Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 145 km west of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on 2020-08-24 00:19:22 -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 145 km west of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on 2020-08-24 00:19:22

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth

24 Aug 05:22 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 3 minutes.
Aug 24 05:24: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.2.
Aug 24 05:26: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 4.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Aug 2020 05:19:22 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-24 00:19:22
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.7°S / 81.09°W (Ecuador)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Salinas (pop: 43,900)
63 km (39 mi) NNW of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Manta (pop: 183,200)
96 km (60 mi) W of Pedro Carbo (pop: 23,400)
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
329 km (204 mi) WSW of Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.14 kmOff Coast of Ecuador, a 35.16km de Puerto LopezIGEPN
M 4.14 kmOff Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

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Vilcabamba (94.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca, Ecuador (267.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Just two quick, mild jolts 5 minutes apart.
342.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Cuenca Tres Puentes área Don Bosco / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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