Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Canton Jipijapa, 32 km southwest of Portoviejo, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 9:00 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Canton Jipijapa, 32 km southwest of Portoviejo, Provincia de Manabi, Ecuador, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 9:00 am (GMT -5)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.4 at 20 km depth

23 Feb 14:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGEPN après 14 minutes.
23 Feb 15:06: Magnitude recalculée de 3.6 à 3.4.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 14:00:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mardi, 23 févr. 2021 09:00 (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.4
Profondeur: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.17°S / 80.72°W (Canton Jipijapa, Provincia de Manabi, Équateur)
Volcan le plus près: Quilotoa (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km SSO de Montecristi (Manabí) (pop: 18,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
23 km S de Manta Ecuador (Manabí) (pop: 183,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
25 km NO de Jipijapa (Manabí) (pop: 35,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
32 km OSO de Portoviejo (Manabí) (pop: 170,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
36 km ONO de Sucre (24 de Mayo, Manabí) (pop: 15,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
39 km O de Santa Ana (Manabí) (pop: 12,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
72 km SSO de Bahia de Caraquez (Cantón Sucre, Manabí) (pop: 37,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
87 km SO de Chone (Manabí) (pop: 44,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
147 km NO de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
266 km OSO de San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 26°C (79 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.420 kmEcuador - Manabi, A 15.28km De MontecristiIGEPN
3.620 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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23.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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