Terremoto leve mag. 3.0 - Canton Cotacachi, 30 km W of Ibarra, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador, domingo, 31 ene 2021 04:47 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.0 - Canton Cotacachi, 30 km W of Ibarra, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador, domingo, 31 ene 2021 04:47 (GMT -5)

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.0 at 6 km depth

31 Jan 10:06 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 19 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 31 Jan 2021 09:47:12 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: domingo, 31 ene 2021 04:47 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 3
Prof.: 6.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 0.31°N / 78.39°W (Canton Cotacachi, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador)
Antipode: 0.31°S / 101.61°E
Volcán mas cercano: Cuicocha (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km al O de Cotacachi (Imbabura) (pop: 8,240) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
16 km al ONO de Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al O de Atuntaqui (Antonio Ante, Imbabura) (pop: 17,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
30 km al O de Ibarra (Imbabura) (pop: 133,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
40 km al NO de Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
62 km al NNE de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
70 km al OSO de San Gabriel (Montufar, Carchi) (pop: 15,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al NNE de Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al SO de Tulcan (Carchi) (pop: 86,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
107 km al NE de Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 6°C (43 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 109 joules (554 kWh, equivalente a 0.477 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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3.06 kmEcuador - Imbabura, A 13.97km De CotacachiIGEPN
3.47 km162 Km Al Sureste De Esmeraldas, EcuadorINETER

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Cotacachi / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My husband awakened but I did not. He heard rattling on shelves and felt a short (2-3 seconds) sharp jerking of the bed. 4:45 a.m. City of Cotacachi  
Otavalo / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Fue un susto uno ya se queda con ese temor del terremoto anterior antes dando gracias a Dios fue leve.  
near San Francisco de Quito, Pichincha (41 km S of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : No lo senti estaba durmiendo pero me alegra que no aiga pasado nada malo mientras dormia. (reported through our app)  
near San Francisco de Quito, Pichincha (41 km S of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Cotacachi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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