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Past earthquakes near Ambato, Cantón Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador, during the year 2020

Updated 9 May 2021 12:55 GMT -
During 2020, Ambato was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.7, 12 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.7 quake 102 km southeast of Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador, 2 Oct 7:11 pm (GMT -5)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (15 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Sun, 22 Nov 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22 Nov 2020 12:50 pm (GMT -5) (22 Nov 2020 17:50:22 GMT)
3.6

4 km
27 km (17 mi)9.9 km east of Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador 2 reportsMoreMap
Sun, 11 Oct 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-10-11 14:32:15 (11 Oct 2020 19:32:15 GMT)
3.1

2 km
41 km (25 mi)Canton Baños, 44 km east of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador 1 reportMoreMap
Sat, 3 Oct 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
3 Oct 1:08 am (GMT -5) (3 Oct 2020 06:08:29 GMT)
3.5

5 km
30 km (19 mi)20 km east of Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador MoreMap
2 Oct 7:11 pm (GMT -5) (3 Oct 2020 00:11:05 GMT)
4.7

2 km
30 km (19 mi)102 km southeast of Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador 11 reportsMoreMap
Fri, 28 Aug 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 Aug 2020 11:41:11 GMT
3.0

2 km
31 km (19 mi)16 km east of Pillaro, Cantón Píllaro, Tungurahua, Ecuador 3 reportsMoreMap
Fri, 3 Jul 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-07-03 06:20:43 (3 Jul 2020 11:20:43 GMT)
2.4

12 km
10 km (6.2 mi)3.6 km northwest of Baños, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador MoreMap
Thu, 25 Jun 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-06-24 21:43:25 (25 Jun 2020 02:43:25 GMT)
3.5

5 km
16 km (9.9 mi)68 km southwest of Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador 1 reportMoreMap
Mon, 15 Jun 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-06-14 19:46:25 (15 Jun 2020 00:46:25 GMT)
3.6

2 km
17 km (10.6 mi)71 km southwest of Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador MoreMap
Wed, 29 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-29 02:40:36 (29 Apr 2020 07:40:36 GMT)
3.5

165 km
34 km (21 mi)19 km southwest of Palora, Provincia de Morona-Santiago, Ecuador MoreMap
Sun, 26 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-26 02:12:50 (26 Apr 2020 07:12:50 GMT)
3.1

3 km
20 km (12 mi)Canton Colta, 25 km southwest of Riobamba, Provincia del Chimborazo, Ecuador 1 reportMoreMap
Thu, 23 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-23 03:54:35 (23 Apr 2020 08:54:35 GMT)
3.3

5 km
29 km (18 mi)Canton Pillaro, 29 km east of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador 2 reportsMoreMap
Thu, 16 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-16 14:24:20 (16 Apr 2020 19:24:20 GMT)
3.6

6 km
9 km (5.6 mi)55 km south of Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador MoreMap
Fri, 3 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2020-04-03 01:30:18 (3 Apr 2020 06:30:18 GMT)
3.6

151 km
26 km (16 mi)61 km east of Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador MoreMap
Wed, 25 Mar 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2020-03-25 00:22:12 (25 Mar 2020 05:22:12 GMT)
2.3

9 km
14 km (8.7 mi)Canton Pelileo, 11 km east of Ambato, Provincia del Tungurahua, Ecuador MoreMap
2020-03-24 22:33:06 (25 Mar 2020 03:33:06 GMT)
3.7

114 km
10 km (6.2 mi)35 km east of Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador 2 reportsMoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.4 x 1011 joules (234 megawatt hours, equivalent to 201 tons of TNT) More info

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