Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 9.5 km west of Portoviejo, Manabí, Ecuador, on 2020-04-05 12:30:58 -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 9.5 km west of Portoviejo, Manabí, Ecuador, on 2020-04-05 12:30:58

Séisme faible magnitude 3.6 at 10 km depth

5 Apr 17:36 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGEPN après 5 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 5.0 à 10.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Apr 2020 17:30:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-05 12:30:58
Magnitude: 3.6
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.05°S / 80.54°W (Canton Montecristi, Provincia de Manabi, Équateur)
Volcan le plus près: Quilotoa (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km O de Portoviejo (Manabí) (pop: 170,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
13 km E de Montecristi (Manabí) (pop: 18,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
17 km SO de Rocafuerte (Manabí) (pop: 10,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
22 km ESE de Manta Ecuador (Manabí) (pop: 183,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km NO de Santa Ana (Manabí) (pop: 12,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
29 km NNO de Sucre (24 de Mayo, Manabí) (pop: 15,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km N de Jipijapa (Manabí) (pop: 35,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
48 km OSO de Bolivar (Manabí) (pop: 17,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
147 km NNO de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
242 km OSO de San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
3.610 kmEcuador - Manabi, a 9.55km de PortoviejoIGEPN
3.65 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

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Manta Ecuador (265.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt quick shaking, short in duration but enough to recognize as an earthquake. (reported through our app)  
Bahia de Caraquez, Manabi, Ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I barely felt this earthquake but then I noticed that there were hairline cracks on the inner wall of my condo.  
Manta (Ecuador, 32 km W of epicenter) : Very short 1 second rumble (reported through EMSC)  
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