Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Canton Baños, 53 km ENE of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador, Saturday, 03 Oct. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Canton Baños, 53 km ENE of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador, Saturday, 03 Oct. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.7 at 2 km depth

3 Oct 00:16 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 6 minutos.
3 Oct 00:24: Magnitud recalculada de 4.5 a 4.6. Profundidad recalculada de 4.0 a 2.0 km (de 2.5 a 1.2 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 30 km (18.6 mi) al NE.
3 Oct 01:13: Magnitud recalculada de 4.6 a 4.7. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 10.3 km (6.4 mi) al SE.
Fecha & hora: 3 Oct 2020 00:11:05 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2 Oct 7:11 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.7
Profundidad: 2.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1.08°S / 78.17°W (Canton Baños, Provincia de Tungurahua, Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Tungurahua (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km al OSO de Tena (Napo) (pop: 17,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al ENE de Pillaro (Cantón Píllaro, Tungurahua) (pop: 7,460) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al NE de Baños (Tungurahua) (pop: 9,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al NE de Pelileo (Tungurahua) (pop: 16,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
53 km al ENE de Ambato (Tungurahua) (pop: 154,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al ESE de Pujili (Cotopaxi) (pop: 16,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
77 km al SE de Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
84 km al NE de Riobamba (Chimborazo) (pop: 124,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
102 km al SSE de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
228 km al NE de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 18.7°C (66 F), humidity: 58%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from S
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.72 km49 Km NNW of Puyo, EcuadorEMSC
4.54 kmEcuador - Tungurahua, A 14.38km De PillaroIGEPN
4.568 km50 Km ENE of Ambato, EcuadorGFZ
4.710 km38 Km NE of Baños, EcuadorUSGS

User reports for this quake (11)

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Tarqui, Pastaza, Ecuador (0.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
56.9 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Paniqui tarlac (17400.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Im scared please keep safe  
Ulba, Tungurahua (42.9 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Dogs barking. Long enough to run outside. (reported through our app)  
92.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Banos, Ecuador / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Ambato / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Baños / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Pillaro / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Ambato (Ecuador, 51 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió con fuerza (reported through EMSC)  
Baños (Ecuador, 45 km SW of epicenter) : Felt it like sinking in Baños (reported through EMSC)  
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