Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - 13 km east da Manta, Manabí, Ecuador, giovedì, 15 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - 13 km east da Manta, Manabí, Ecuador, giovedì, 15 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth

15 Oct 19:54 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 4 minuti.
15 Oct 20:06: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 3.8 a 4.0. Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 7.0 km (da 6.2 a 4.3 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 2.2 km (1.4 mi) al N.
Data & ora: 15 Oct 2020 07:49:57 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 2020-10-15 14:49:57
Magnitudine: 4.0
Profondità: 7.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0,99°S / 80,6°W (Ecuador)
Vulcano più vicino: Quilotoa (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km NE da Montecristi (pop: 18,400)
13 km ESE da Manta (pop: 183,200)
18 km WNW da Portoviejo (pop: 170,300)
18 km WSW da Rocafuerte (pop: 10,300)
35 km NW da Santa Ana (pop: 12,800)
40 km N da Jipijapa (pop: 35,900)
156 km NNW da Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
246 km WSW da Quito (pop: 1,399,800)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from W
Fonte dati primaria: IGEPN
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6,3 x 1010 joules (17,5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15,1 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.07 kmEcuador - Manabi, A 5.35km De JaramijoIGEPN
M 3.810 kmNear Coast Of EcuadorEMSC

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Manta (9.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Manta ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Sitting in our 9th floor condo on the ocean in Manta a short shaking followed by one a bit longer
Manta ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Sitting in our 9th floor condo on the ocean in Manta a short shaking followed by one a bit longer
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