Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 8.9 km ESE of Machachi, Ecuador, on Friday, 30 Oct 2020 1:16 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 8.9 km ESE of Machachi, Ecuador, on Friday, 30 Oct 2020 1:16 am (GMT -5)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.0 at 9 km depth

30 Oct 06:28 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGEPN après 12 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2020 06:16:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 30 oct. 2020 01:16 (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3
Profondeur: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.53°S / 78.49°W (Canton Mejia, Provincia de Pichincha, Équateur)
Volcan le plus près: Cotopaxi (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km ESE de Machachi (Mejia, Pichincha) (pop: 25,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
22 km S de Sangolqui (Rumiðahui, Pichincha) (pop: 5,110) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km S de San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
53 km NNE de Pujili (Cotopaxi) (pop: 16,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
74 km SSO de Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km N de Ambato (Tungurahua) (pop: 154,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
82 km ESE de Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km SSO de Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km N de Pelileo (Tungurahua) (pop: 16,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
242 km NE de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 14°C (57 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from N
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.09 kmEcuador - Pichincha, A 9.62km De MachachiIGEPN
3.09 km34 Km S of Quito, EcuadorEMSC

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Loja / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Panama / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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