Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - 5.1 km ENE of Loja, Canton Loja, Provincia de Loja, Ecuador, sábado, 14 nov. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.1 - 5.1 km ENE of Loja, Canton Loja, Provincia de Loja, Ecuador, sábado, 14 nov. 2020

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 75 km depth

14 Nov 17:00 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 5 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 14 Nov 2020 16:55:02 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-11-14 11:55:02
Magnitud: 4.1
Profundidad: 75.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3.98°S / 79.16°W (Canton Loja, Provincia de Loja, Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Sangay (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al ENE de Loja (pop: 117,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
22 km al E de Catamayo (Loja) (pop: 18,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
25 km al ONO de Zamora (Zamora-Chinchipe) (pop: 15,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
47 km al OSO de Yantzaza (Zamora-Chinchipe) (pop: 9,970) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
55 km al E de Catacocha (Paltas, Loja) (pop: 10,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
59 km al NE de Cariamanga (Calvas, Loja) (pop: 16,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al ESE de Zaruma (El Oro) (pop: 12,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al ESE de Piñas (El Oro) (pop: 17,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al SO de Santiago (Morona-Santiago) (pop: 4,610) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
423 km al S de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.175 kmEcuador - Loja, A 6.81km De LojaIGEPN
M 4.175 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

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Vilcabamba / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : My husband came in and said we had an earthquake. I thought something large had fallen on the metal roof. He said the wall he was against moved. | One user found this interesting.
5.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Loja / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short
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