Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - Near Coast of Ecuador, miércoles, 18 may. 2016

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 7.8 terremoto: - 27km SSE of Muisne, Ecuador Sat, 16 Apr 23h58 que había ocurrido 5 semanas antes.
Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - Near Coast of Ecuador, miércoles, 18 may. 2016

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 0 km depth

18 May 19:28 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 5 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 18 May 2016 07:23:11 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Hora local al epicentro: 2016/05/18 14:23:11
Magnitud: 4.4
Profundidad: 0.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 0,52°N / 80,28°W (Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Guagua Pichincha (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km al WSW de Muisne (pop: 13,400)
56 km al NNW de Pedernales (pop: 5,980)
85 km al SW de Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200)
92 km al WNW de Rosa Zarate (Canton Quinindé) (pop: 42,100)
125 km al N de Bahía de Caráquez (Cantón Sucre) (pop: 37,100)
150 km al NW de Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400)
305 km al N de Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
529 km al SW de Santiago de Cali (Colombia) (pop: 2,392,900)
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN
Energía liberada estimada: 2,5 x 1011 joules (69,8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.4 kmNear Coast of EcuadorIGEPN
M 3.5 kmNear Coast of EcuadorIGEPN

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Guayaquil Miraflores (300.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Horrors (reported through our app)
Guayaquil Miraflores (300.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Horrors (reported through our app)
289.9 km S of epicenter [Map] / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) (reported through our app)
Portoviejo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Its was scared
305.3 km SSE of epicenter [Map] (reported through our app)
Manta,Ecuador (170.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] (reported through our app)
Cuenca, Ecuador (405.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I am on the second floor and was at my desk when I felt the tremor. Nothing like the April quake that had my roof creaking, furniture rumbling and chandelier swinging, but today's quake did have me running to get down the stairs and out of my building.
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