Terremoto leve mag. 2.9 - 23 km NNE of San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, Saturday, 20 Feb. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 2.9 - 23 km NNE of San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, Saturday, 20 Feb. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 2.9 at 6 km depth

20 Feb 01:40 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 9 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 20 Feb 2021 01:31:05 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Friday, 19 Feb 2021 20:31 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 2.9
Profundidad: 6.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 0.04°S / 78.44°W (Cantón Quito, Provincia de Pichincha, Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Pululahua (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km al NNE de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
33 km al N de Sangolqui (Rumiðahui, Pichincha) (pop: 5,110) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
34 km al OSO de Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
36 km al SSO de Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 km al SSO de Atuntaqui (Antonio Ante, Imbabura) (pop: 17,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al NNE de Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
73 km al SO de Pimampiro (Imbabura) (pop: 7,410) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
85 km al ENE de Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
98 km al SO de San Gabriel (Montufar, Carchi) (pop: 15,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
101 km al N de Latacunga (Cotopaxi) (pop: 51,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 13°C (55 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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2.96 kmEcuador - Pichincha, A 15.71km De QuitoIGEPN

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