Terremoto moderato mag. 3.8 - North Pacific Ocean, 29 km a nord da Esmeraldas, Ecuador, venerdí, 08 gennaio 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 3.8 - North Pacific Ocean, 29 km a nord da Esmeraldas, Ecuador, venerdí, 08 gennaio 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 3.8 at 3 km depth

8 Jan 16:46 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 3 minuti.
8 Jan 16:48: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.1 a 3.8. Profondità ricalcolata da 5.0 a 3.0 km (da 3.1 a 1.9 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 12 km (7.5 mi) al NO.
Data & ora: 8 Jan 2021 16:42:59 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 8 Jan 2021 11:42 (GMT -5)
Magnitudine: 3.8
Profondità: 3.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.22°N / 79.69°W (North Pacific Ocean, Ecuador)
Vulcano più vicino: Chachimbiro (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km N da Esmeraldas (pop: 165,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
77 km NNE da Muisne (pop: 13,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
79 km O da Limones (Eloy Alfaro) (pop: 11,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
95 km O da San Lorenzo de Esmeraldas (San Lorenzo) (pop: 20,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
102 km NNO da Rosa Zarate (pop: 42,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
174 km NNO da Santo Domingo de los Colorados (pop: 200,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
199 km ONO da Ibarra (pop: 133,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
207 km NO da Quito (pop: 1,399,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
224 km O da Tulcan (pop: 86,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
354 km NNO da Puyo (Pastaza) (pop: 24,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 27°C (81 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Fonte dati primaria: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
3.83 kmNear Coast of Ecuador, A 28.33km De EsmeraldasIGEPN
3.83 kmNEAR COAST OF ECUADOREMSC
4.14 km27 Km Al Noroeste De Esmeraldas, EcuadorINETER

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