Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Canton Cañar, 32 km north of Azogues, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador, on 2021-05-10 09:40:40 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
10 May 14:54 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-10 09:40:40
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.47°S / 78.95°W↗ (Canton Cañar, Canar, Ecuador)
Antipode: 2.47°N / 101.05°E↗
Nearest volcano: Licto (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) N of Canar (Cañar) (pop: 9,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Alausi (Chimborazo) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Azogues (Cañar) (pop: 34,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of La Troncal (Cañar) (pop: 36,400) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NNW of Gualaceo (Azuay) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ESE of Naranjito (Guayas) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ESE of San Francisco de Milagro (Guayas) (pop: 133,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Riobamba (Chimborazo) (pop: 124,500) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) S of San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||5 km||Ecuador - Canar, A 9.40km De Canar||IGEPN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.