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Latest quakes in or near Quito City, Provincia de Pichincha, Ecuador, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Mar 21, 2023 14:16 GMT -
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In the past 24 hours, Quito had one quake of magnitude 3.3. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred in Esmeraldas, Ecuador, 7 hours ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.3 | 91 km E of Esmeraldas, Ecuador -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Quito, Provincia de Pichincha, Ecuador (updated )

Past 24 hours1 quake0 quakes M2+1 quake M3+
Past 7 days6 quakes2 quakes M2+3 quakes M3+1 quake M4+
Past 30 days30 quakes14 quakes M2+12 quakes M3+1 quake M4+
Past 90 days58 quakes28 quakes M2+22 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+
Past 365 days306 quakes133 quakes M2+91 quakes M3+22 quakes M4+4 quakes M5+

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Tuesday, March 21, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Mar 21, 2023 2:33 am (GMT -5) (Mar 21, 2023 07:33 GMT)

94 km
91 km east of Esmeraldas, Ecuador
I FELT IT - 1 report
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Santa Helena, Medellin, Colombia (HEL/CM network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Santa Helena, Medellin, Colombia: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
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When was the latest earthquake in Quito?

The last earthquake in Quito occurred 7 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 91 km east of Esmeraldas, Ecuador, on Tuesday, Mar 21, 2023 at 2:33 am (GMT -5).

How many quakes were there in Quito today?

In the past 24 hours, Quito City, Provincia de Pichincha, Ecuador had 1 quakes up to magnitude 3.3.

What was the strongest quake in Quito today?

The strongest earthquake in Quito today occurred 7 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 91 km east of Esmeraldas, Ecuador, on Tuesday, Mar 21, 2023 at 2:33 am (GMT -5).

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