Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - San Miguel de Urcuqui Canton, 11 km northwest of Ibarra, Ecuador, on 2021-07-07 23:04:12 -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
8 Jul 04:24 UTC: First to report: IGEPN after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-07 23:04:12
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.4°N / 78.21°W↗ (San Miguel de Urcuqui Canton, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador)
Antipode: 0.4°S / 101.79°E↗
Nearest volcano: Chachimbiro (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Atuntaqui (Antonio Ante, Imbabura) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Ibarra (Imbabura) (pop: 133,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) W of Pimampiro (Imbabura) (pop: 7,410) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of San Gabriel (Montufar, Carchi) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NNE of San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NE of Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) ESE of Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) NNE of Ambato (Tungurahua) (pop: 154,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||5 km||Ecuador - Imbabura, A 7.08km De Atuntaqui||IGEPN|
|2.0||5 km||COLOMBIA-ECUADOR BORDER REGION||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.