Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - 17 km a ovest da La Troncal, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador, lunedì, 26 aprile 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - 17 km a ovest da La Troncal, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador, lunedì, 26 aprile 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.0 at 9 km depth

26 Apr 13:26 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 5 minuti.
26 Apr 13:46: Profondità ricalcolata da 12.0 a 13.0 km (da 7.5 a 8.1 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.6 km (1 mi) al SE.
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26 Apr 14:42: Profondità ricalcolata da 19.0 a 9.0 km (da 11.8 a 5.6 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 5.6 km (3.5 mi) al SO.
Data & ora: 26 Apr 2021 13:21:03 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 2021-04-26 08:21:03
Magnitudine: 4
Profondità: 9.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 2.46°S / 79.49°W (La Troncal, Provincia del Cañar, Ecuador)
Vulcano più vicino: Licto (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km OSO da La Troncal (Cañar) (pop: 36,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
28 km NNE da Naranjal (Guayas) (pop: 32,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
33 km S da Naranjito (Guayas) (pop: 34,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
38 km SSE da San Francisco de Milagro (Guayas) (pop: 133,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km SSE da Yaguachi Nuevo (San Jacinto de Yaguachi, Guayas) (pop: 27,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
51 km SE da Duran (Guayas) (pop: 167,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
53 km ESE da Guayaquil (Guayas) (pop: 1,952,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
61 km SSE da Samborondon (Guayas) (pop: 24,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
78 km ONO da Azogues (Cañar) (pop: 34,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
270 km SSO da Quito (Pichincha) (pop: 1,399,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 24.5°C (76 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WNW
Fonte dati primaria: IGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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4.09 kmEcuador - Canar, A 11.34km De La TroncalIGEPN

User reports for this quake (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Samborondon, Ecuador / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
En el Recreo 1era etapa (46.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Cuenca (72.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
63.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
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