Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - 6.9 km south of Bahía de Caráquez, Cantón Sucre, Manabí, Ecuador, on 2020-10-03 14:38:12 -

Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - 6.9 km south of Bahía de Caráquez, Cantón Sucre, Manabí, Ecuador, on 2020-10-03 14:38:12

Séisme très faible magnitude 3.5 at 46 km depth

3 Oct 19:42 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGEPN après 4 minutes.
3 Oct 19:44: Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 48.0 km (de 6.2 à 30 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 34 km (21 mi) au WNW.
3 Oct 19:46: Magnitude recalculée de 3.6 à 3.5. Profondeur recalculée de 48.0 à 46.0 km (de 30 à 29 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 10.3 km (6.4 mi) au SE.
Date & time: 3 Oct 2020 19:38:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-03 14:38:12
Magnitude: 3.5
Profondeur: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.66°S / 80.43°W (Canton Sucre, Provincia de Manabi, Équateur)
Volcan le plus près: Quilotoa (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km S de Caracas (Cantón Sucre, Manabí) (pop: 37,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km ONO de Tosagua (Manabí) (pop: 14,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
29 km N de Rocafuerte (Manabí) (pop: 10,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
36 km NO de Bolivar (Manabí) (pop: 17,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km O de Chone (Manabí) (pop: 44,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
44 km N de Portoviejo (Manabí) (pop: 170,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
46 km NE de Manta Ecuador (Manabí) (pop: 183,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
50 km NNE de Montecristi (Manabí) (pop: 18,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
181 km NNO de Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
217 km OSO de San Francisco de Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 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
3.546 kmEcuador - Manabi, A 10.98km De ChoneIGEPN
3.546 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Bahia de Caraquez, Manabi, Ecuador / not felt
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