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Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 30 km a nord da Machala, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador, sabato, 24 set 2022 03:39 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 30 km a nord da Machala, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador, sabato, 24 set 2022 03:39 (GMT -5) Terremoto moderato mag. 4.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 30 km a nord da Machala, Provincia de El Oro, Ecuador, sabato, 24 set 2022 03:39 (GMT -5)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.0 a 2 km di profondità

24 Sep 08:44 UTC: Primo a segnalare: IGEPN dopo 5 minuti.
24 Sep 08:46: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.2 a 4.0. Profondità ricalcolata da 5.0 a 2.0 km (da 3.1 a 1.2 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 4 km (2.5 mi) al ESE.

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora24 Sep 2022 08:39:23 UTC -
Ora locale all'epicentrosabato, 24 set 2022 03:39 (GMT -5)
Prof.2.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine2.99°S / 79.92°W (South Pacific Ocean, Ecuador)
Antipodo2.99°N / 100.08°E
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento debole
Sentito4 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaIGEPN (Institute of Geophysics of the National Polytechnic School in Quito)
Vulcano più vicinoLicto (198 km / 123 mi)
Luoghi vicini15 km SO da Balao (pop: 12,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
30 km N da Machala (pop: 198,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
39 km NNO da Pasaje (pop: 44,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
49 km SO da Naranjal (pop: 32,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
51 km N da Santa Rosa (pop: 41,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
64 km NNE da Huaquillas (pop: 39,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
88 km S da Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
344 km SSO da Quito (pop: 1,399,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Meteo all'epicentro al momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 20.8°C (69 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from WNW
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 MWh, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.02 kmNear Coast of Ecuador, A 26.11 Km De BalaoIGEPN
4.02 kmNear Coast of EcuadorRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Tumaco, Narino, Colombia (TUM/CM network) | Distance from quake: 551 km / 343 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Tumaco, Narino, Colombia: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Cuenca (102.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Tenguel (14.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cuenca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short (reported through our app)
Cuenca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : Ein leichtes Schaukeln. Nur kurz, 1-2 Sekunden.  

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