Sismo leggero mag. 2.8 - San Miguel de Urcuqui Canton, 13 km a nord ovest da Ibarra, Ecuador, sábbato, 20 marzo 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 2.8 - San Miguel de Urcuqui Canton, 13 km a nord ovest da Ibarra, Ecuador, sábbato, 20 marzo 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 2.8 at 3 km depth

20 Mar 11:24 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 1 ora e 37 minuti.
Data & ora: 20 Mar 2021 09:46:40 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Saturday, 20 Mar 2021 04:46 (GMT -5)
Magnitudine: 2.8
Profondità: 3.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0.43°N / 78.21°W (San Miguel de Urcuqui Canton, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador)
Vulcano più vicino: Chachimbiro (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km N da Atuntaqui (Antonio Ante, Imbabura) (pop: 17,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
13 km NO da Ibarra (Imbabura) (pop: 133,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
23 km NNE da Otavalo (Imbabura) (pop: 32,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
30 km O da Pimampiro (Imbabura) (pop: 7,410) --> Vedi sismi vicini
44 km N da Cayambe (Pichincha) (pop: 26,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km OSO da San Gabriel (Montufar, Carchi) (pop: 15,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
81 km NNE da Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
89 km NNE da Sangolqui (Rumiðahui, Pichincha) (pop: 5,110) --> Vedi sismi vicini
98 km SO da Tuquerres (Túquerres, Nariño, Colombia) (pop: 20,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
132 km NE da Santo Domingo de los Colorados (Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas) (pop: 200,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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2.83 kmEcuador - Imbabura, A 10.88km De AtuntaquiIGEPN

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Cuenca, Ecuador / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santiago del Reyes / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : There was a heavy wind like sound and then one short lateral movement. All very mild.  
El tablon arriba de Iruguincho / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : I was teaching an online class during the shake.  
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