Terremoto moderado mag. 4.0 - 9 km NE of Montecristi, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador, 2020-10-15 14:49:57 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.0 - 9 km NE of Montecristi, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador, 2020-10-15 14:49:57

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.0 at 7 km depth

15 Oct 19:54 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 4 minutos.
15 Oct 20:06: Magnitud recalculada de 3.8 a 4.0. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 7.0 km (de 6.2 a 4.3 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.2 km (1.4 mi) al N.
Fecha & hora: 15 Oct 2020 19:49:57 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-10-15 14:49:57
Magnitud: 4
Prof.: 7.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 0.99°S / 80.6°W (Canton Montecristi, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador)
Antipode: 0.99°N / 99.4°E
Volcán mas cercano: Quilotoa (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km al NE de Montecristi (Manabí) (pop: 18,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
13 km al ESE de Manta (Manabí) (pop: 183,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al ONO de Portoviejo (Manabí) (pop: 170,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
38 km al NNO de Sucre (24 de Mayo, Manabí) (pop: 15,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
40 km al N de Jipijapa (Manabí) (pop: 35,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al SSO de Caracas (Cantón Sucre, Manabí) (pop: 37,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al OSO de Calceta (Bolivar, Manabí) (pop: 17,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
65 km al OSO de Chone (Manabí) (pop: 44,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
156 km al NNO de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
246 km al OSO de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 MWh, equivalente a 15.1 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.07 kmEcuador - Manabi, A 5.35km De JaramijoIGEPN
3.810 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

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Manta (9.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Manta ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Sitting in our 9th floor condo on the ocean in Manta a short shaking followed by one a bit longer  
Manta ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Sitting in our 9th floor condo on the ocean in Manta a short shaking followed by one a bit longer  
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