Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 128 km west of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on Thursday, 19 Nov 3.01 am (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - 128 km west of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on Thursday, 19 Nov 3.01 am (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

19 Nov 08:06 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 4 minutes.
19 Nov 08:08: Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards W.
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19 Nov 08:44: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 10.0 km (from 0.6 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards W.
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Date & time: 19 Nov 2020 08:01:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 19 Nov 3.01 am (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.57°S / 80.98°W (Ecuador)
Nearest volcano: Chimborazo (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) S of La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
66 km (41 mi) W of Playas (pop: 30,600)
125 km (78 mi) NW of Tumbes (Peru) (pop: 109,200)
128 km (80 mi) SW of Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
137 km (85 mi) NW of Machala (pop: 198,100)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Milagro (pop: 133,500)
181 km (113 mi) S of Manta (pop: 183,200)
294 km (183 mi) N of Piura (Peru) (pop: 325,500)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 21.1°C (70 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: IGEPN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.810 kmNear Coast of Ecuador, A 31.04km De PlayasIGEPN
M 3.813 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Guayaquil / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 128 km west of Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador, on Thursday, 19 Nov 3.01 am (GMT -5)
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