Terremoto moderato mag. 3.7 - 29 km a sud-est da Muisne, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador, mercoledí, 09 dicembre 2020 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 3.7 - 29 km a sud-est da Muisne, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador, mercoledí, 09 dicembre 2020

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 3.7 at 6 km depth

9 Dec 21:12 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 3 minuti.
9 Dec 21:36: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.0 a 3.7. Profondità ricalcolata da 5.0 a 6.0 km (da 3.1 a 3.7 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 21 km (13 mi) al NO.
Data & ora: 9 Dec 2020 21:08:49 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Wednesday, 9 Dec 2020 16:08 (GMT -5)
Magnitudine: 3.7
Profondità: 6.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0.46°N / 79.81°W (Canton Muisne, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador)
Vulcano più vicino: Guagua Pichincha (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km SE da Muisne (Esmeraldas) (pop: 13,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
40 km ONO da Rosa Zarate (Esmeraldas) (pop: 42,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
51 km NNE da Pedernales (Manabí) (pop: 5,980) --> Vedi sismi vicini
58 km SSO da Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
106 km NO da Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
133 km NNE da Chone (Manabí) (pop: 44,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
162 km ONO da Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
170 km NNO da Quevedo (Los Ríos) (pop: 119,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
183 km NNE da Portoviejo (Manabí) (pop: 170,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
296 km N da Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 26.5°C (80 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WNW
Fonte dati primaria: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
3.76 kmEcuador - Esmeraldas, A 28.45km De MuisneIGEPN
4.05 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC

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278 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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