Terremoto leve mag. 3.1 - Canton Pelileo, 17 km SE of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador, Saturday, 01 May. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.1 - Canton Pelileo, 17 km SE of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador, Saturday, 01 May. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.1 at 10 km depth

1 May 10:45 UTC: Primero en informar: VolcanoDiscovery después de 20 minutos.
1 May 10:54: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: IGEPN
Fecha & hora: 1 May 2021 10:25:52 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2021-05-01 05:25:52
Magnitud: 3.1
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1.36°S / 78.51°W (Canton Pelileo, Provincia de Tungurahua, Ecuador)
Volcán mas cercano: Tungurahua (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al SE de Pelileo (Tungurahua) (pop: 16,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al ONO de Banos (Cantón Baños, Tungurahua) (pop: 9,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
17 km al SE de Ambato (Tungurahua) (pop: 154,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
21 km al SSE de Pillaro (Cantón Píllaro, Tungurahua) (pop: 7,460) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
31 km al NNE de Guano (Chimborazo) (pop: 12,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
36 km al SSE de San Miguel de Salcedo (Salcedo, Cotopaxi) (pop: 10,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al SSE de Pujili (Cotopaxi) (pop: 16,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
95 km al S de Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
126 km al S de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
179 km al ENE de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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3.110 kmEcuador - Tungurahua, A 4.57km De PelileoIGEPN
unspecifiedn/aNear Ambato, Tungurahua, EcuadorVolcanoDiscovery

User reports for this quake (9)

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Baños (13.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Riobamba / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Windows rattling for about 5 to 10 seconds. Many dogs in the neighborhood started barking.  
Baños / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : On the second floor, woke up to the whole building shaking for about 5 seconds  
Ambato / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
13.6 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Short but noticeable. Dogs in neighborhood did not start barking.  
Baños / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Baños de Agua Santa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / very short
Pelileo / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Movimiento de objetos de 2 segundos  
Baños, Ecuador (9.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short : My whole apartment shook up and down for a brief moment.  
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