Débil terremoto magnitud 3.8 - 143 km WNW of Guayaquil, Provincia del Guayas, Ecuador, martes, 29 sep. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.8 - 143 km WNW of Guayaquil, Provincia del Guayas, Ecuador, martes, 29 sep. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 1 km depth

29 Sep 13:24 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 5 minutos.
29 Sep 13:26: Magnitud recalculada de 4.1 a 3.8. Profundidad recalculada de 5.0 a 3.0 km (de 3.1 a 1.9 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4 km (2.5 mi) al NE.
29 Sep 14:22: Profundidad recalculada de 3.0 a 1.0 km (de 1.9 a 0.6 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 3.3 km (2.1 mi) al O.
Fecha & hora: 29 Sep 2020 01:19:24 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-09-29 08:19:24
Magnitud: 3.8
Profundidad: 1.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1,52°S / 80,98°W (Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Chimborazo (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km al WSW de Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
64 km al SW de Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
68 km al WSW de Sucre (24 de Mayo) (pop: 15,300)
69 km al SSW de Manta (pop: 183,200)
78 km al SW de Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
80 km al N de La Libertad (pop: 75,900)
143 km al WNW de Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
308 km al WSW de Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 20.6°C (69 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN
Energía liberada estimada: 3,2 x 1010 joules (8,78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7,56 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.81 kmNear Coast of Ecuador, A 20.08km De Puerto LopezIGEPN
M 3.83 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

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19.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Puerto Lopez / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : Felt like two short distinct rumbling waves pass through the house from on end to the other
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